Scholarships

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Scholarship 2022

This year, Friends of Sable Island Society was pleased to offer $2,000 in scholarships to Nova Scotia students to promote learning and awareness about Canada’s

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Sable Island Post-Secondary Award 2021

We were blown away with the quality of the proposals we received for our first ever “Inspired by Sable Island” Post-Secondary Award!

And we are thrilled to introduce Grace Nissen of Acadia University as the first “Inspired by Sable Island” award winner for her proposal titled “Study of the freshwater lens on Sable Island”.

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Sable Island Scholarship 2021

Congratulations to Maia Theriault the winner of of the $1500 scholarship, for her work titled, Coco and the Red Balloon. Alissa Acker received $500 for her second-place submission, Protecting Sable Island.

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Sable Island Scholarship 2020

Congratulations to Christelinda Laureijs, the winner of the 1000.00 scholarship, for her work titled, Connections to Sable Island. Kieran O’Connor received 500.00 for his honourable mention submission,
Sable Island News. Asia Ley received 500.00 for her honourable mention submission, Forgotten Treasures.

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Sable Island Scholarship 2016

Congratulations to Madeline Biso of Charles P. Allen High School for the poem “Sable Island (Between the Dunes, I Rest)”, written in the first person, shares the Island’s thoughts with the reader.

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Sable Island Scholarship 2015

Congratulations to Cameron Penny of Riverview High School for the video ‘An Un-Sable Balance’. It shows inspired creativity while providing a valuable lesson on Sable Island’s fragile fresh water supply.

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