Techsploration is thrilled to offer a number of scholarships and bursaries to provide financial support for Techsploration alumnae and young women in Nova Scotia who attend Techsploration schools. Available scholarships for the 2020-2021 school year will be posted in mid-January, 2020.

Please contact Emily Boucher at should you have any questions regarding the application process.


The following scholarships are closed for the 2019-2020 school year:

Acadia University and Techsploration Science Award 

Dalhousie University Techsploration Women in Technology Scholarship

Digital Nova Scotia Techsploration #womenintech Scholarship

Engineers NS Techsploration Engineering Scholarship 

NSAA Techsploration Scholarship 

NSCC Foundation Techsploration Award for Women in Trades and Technology

St. FX Techsploration Science and Engineering Scholarship

Saint Mary’s University and Techsploration Science and Engineering Award

Other scholarship links:

NSCC Scholarships, Bursaries & Awards

Scholarships Canada

The Pengrowth-Nova Scotia Energy Scholarship Program

Canadian National (CN): Offers grants to support the post-secondary education of women, military veterans and people of Aboriginal heritage in Canada.

Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada: An extensive database of information about scholarships and exchange programs for all students.

International Council For Canadian Studies: Site contains info about ICCS awards, scholarships, and ICCS programs.

National Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada: Offers awards to help undergraduate students gain research experience in an industrial setting, to stimulate their interest in research in the natural sciences and engineering, and to encourage the students to undertake graduate studies in these fields. Scholarships, bursaries, student awards as well as peer-to-peer supports for students.

Canadian Engineering Memorial Foundation: Offers scholarships to Canadian women studying engineering in Canada.

TD Scholarships for Community Leadership

SchoolFinder: A searchable database of scholarships and awards by name, school or field of study

The Project Management Institute Nova Scotia Chapter Scholarship: Awards $2,500 (US) to Nova Scotian students pursuing a career in project management.

Shell Canada Scholarships: Offers scholarships to students pursuing university degrees or college diplomas in certain disciplines.  Shell and Indspire are also offering scholarship and bursaries to Aboriginal students in communities near Shell operations.