Office of the Registrar
Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards (2006/2007)
7 Government of Newfoundland and Labrador Scholarships
7.1 For Students Graduating From High School

The following awards are made available by the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador and are awarded by the Minister of Education upon the recommendation of a scholarship committee appointed by the Lieutenant-Governor in Council. They are awarded to high school graduates on the basis of the Department of Education's scholarship score.. Principals of all high schools should be contacted for further information:

  1. The Junior Jubilee Scholarship

    This scholarship has a value of $2,500.00. It is awarded annually to the high school graduate who attains the highest marks in the scholarship examination.

  2. The Electoral District Scholarships

    These scholarships of the value of $1,000.00 each are awarded annually to high school graduates who attain the highest marks in the scholarship examinations in the electoral districts where the students reside.

  3. The Centenary of Responsible Government Scholarships

    Fifty-five scholarships valued at $1,000.00 each may be awarded to high school graduates who attain the highest marks in the scholarship examination provided they have not already been awarded another government scholarship.

  4. Constable W.C. Moss Scholarship

    This scholarship has a value of $1,000.00. It is awarded annually to a son or daughter of a member of the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary, or of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, who has been a resident of the Province for twelve months, or of a retired or deceased member of either of these Forces. This scholarship is awarded on the basis of a scholarship examination to high school graduates. Applications are necessary and are available from high school principals or from the Secretary, Scholarship Committee, Department of Education, Confederation Building, St. John's.