Continuing Education

Scholarships for Credit Courses

The Division of Continuing Education at Saint Mary’s University is committed to supporting the development of life long learning. Today, we see more and more adults returning to learning, as a result we invite those individual that are 22 years of age or older to apply for a number of scholarships to help them transition back to or continue learning.

Mature Student Credit Course Scholarships

To be eligible you must be enrolled at Saint Mary’s University, Halifax NS, in an undergraduate studies program, and be 22 years of age.

Application:
Applicants are required to submit a maximum two (2) page, typed, font size 12, double spaced essay that outlines their:

                  1.  Commitment to furthering their education

                  2.  Personal goals

                  3.  Career goals

Please include the following information:
                   Name
                   Address
                   Email
                   Phone
                   A Number
                   Birthdate
                   Degree Program
                   Term you are applying for

Please submit your essay to the Division of Continuing Education, Saint Mary’s University:

            Email: conted@smu.ca

            Mail: Continuing Education, Saint Mary's University, 923 Robie Street, Halifax, NS B3H 3C3

            Phone: 902.420.5492  Fax: 902.420.5103

Scholarships Available: $5000.00 total


Fall Semester
Winter Semester


Fall 2017 Semester- Application Deadline is August 14th, 2017

 

  1. $750.00 scholarship available for any student, 22 years of age or older, that was or is enrolled in at least on Saint Mary’s University preparatory course within the last two (2) years at the time of submitting this application. You also must be enrolled in a degree program and be registered for a minimum of two credit course (six credit hours) during the Fall 2015 semester at Saint Mary’s University.

  2. $750.00 scholarship available for any student, 22 years of age or older. You must be enrolled in a degree program at Saint Mary’s University and registered for a minimum of two credit course (six credit hours) during the Fall 2015 semester at Saint Mary’s University.

  3. Two $500.00 scholarships available for any student, 22 years of age or older. You must be enrolled in a degree program at Saint Mary’s University and registered for a minimum of one credit course (three credit hours) during the Fall 2015 semester at Saint Mary’s University.

Winter 2018 Semester- Application Deadline is November 13th, 2018

 

  1. $750.00 scholarship available for any student, 22 years of age or older, that was or is enrolled in at least on Saint Mary’s University preparatory course within the last two (2) years at the time of submitting this application. You also must be enrolled in a degree program and be registered for a minimum of two credit course (six credit hours) during the Winter 2016 semester at Saint Mary’s University.

  2. $750.00 scholarship available for any student, 22 years of age or older. You must be enrolled in a degree program at Saint Mary’s University and registered for a minimum of two credit course (six credit hours) during the Winter 2016 semester at Saint Mary’s University.

  3. Two $500.00 scholarships available for any student, 22 years of age or older. You must be enrolled in a degree program at Saint Mary’s University and registered for a minimum of one credit course (three credit hours) during the Winter 2016 semester at Saint Mary’s University.