Skate Canada New Brunswick (SCNB) is pleased to be able to offer the Active for Life Bursary and Post Secondary Bursary. These are awarded on a yearly basis in June. Applicants must submit their documents before May 15th of each year.

Active for Life Bursary ($250)

You may apply for the following bursary if you are:

  • an Adult participant (regardless of program) OR
  • A member who remains active through coaching, officiating [judge/assessor (evaluator)/technical panel official or data specialist] OR
  • A current member of SynchroSkate participating in an adult or youth team (must have skated on a team for a minimum of two (2) seasons)
  • A resident of New Brunswick and registered with a New Brunswick skating club/school during the current season.

Application process

Applicants must submit the following to be considered. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

  • Cover letter which must include:
    • Name
    • Mailing address
    • Email address
    • Skate Canada Number
    • Reasons why you should be awarded the bursary
  • Proof of registration with Skate Canada.
  • SynchroSkate athletes must provide proof that have been skating on a team for a minimum of two (2) seasons.
  • Coaches, officials and data specialist must have completed continuing education and/or received a promotion for the current season and provide proof.

Previous winners may not apply.

Send applications to the SCNB Office by May 15: executivedirector@skatenb.org

The SCNB Board will decide the winner and announce the recipient on our website and/or social media.

Post Secondary Bursary ($500)

You may apply for the following bursary if you:

  • Have been a member of a SCNB Club/School for over 10 years (provide proof)
  • Two (2) supporting letters of which one is from home club and the other is from another person outside of skating demonstrating:
    • Dedicated at school and at the rink.
    • Volunteers within their club, school and/or community
    • Program Assistant on CanSkate sessions
  • Applicant must be enrolled in post-secondary institution for the upcoming school year.

Application process

Applicants must submit the following to be considered. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

  • Cover letter which must include:
    • Name
    • Mailing address
    • Email address
    • Skate Canada Number
    • Reasons why you should be awarded the bursary
  • Proof of registration with Skate Canada for over 10 years.
  • Provide a record of confirmation of enrolment from the post-secondary institution.
  • Two (2) supporting letters as requested above.

Send applications to the SCNB Office by May 15: executivedirector@skatenb.org

The SCNB Board will decide the winner and announce the recipient on our website and/or social media.