Holy Heart Scholarship and Post-Secondary Hub

On this page you will find links to an informative scholarship presentation updated each fall semester, a template for a scholarship profile that students will need to apply for any school-selected scholarships and a table containing a variety of scholarships and bursaries that Holy Heart students may be eligible for upon graduation. 

Scholarship Presentation                                     MUN Information 2020-2021

Scholarship Profile Template                              CNA Information 2020-2021

Scholarship Database                                          Private College Info 2020-2021


Featured Scholarships (May-June):

Safe, Caring and Inclusive Schools Graduating Student Leadership Bursary

The Safe, Caring and Inclusive Schools Graduating Student Leadership Bursary acknowledges the contributions of youth in establishing and maintaining safe, caring and inclusive schools and communities, and to promote student awareness of the Safe and Caring Schools Policy (2013).

The goal is to:

  • Recognize the leadership of youth across the province engaging in initiatives aimed at building and nurturing safe, caring and inclusive school communities.
  • Help students recognize that they can make a difference in the lives of others.
  • Encourage and mobilize students to become involved in future initiatives related to safe, caring and inclusive school communities.

Students need to submit an application that includes:

  1. A description of the initiative(s) the student has engaged in, the role that the student played in the initiative(s) and how the initiative(s) supported a safe, caring and inclusive school community.
  2. Two references, at least one being a school staff member.

Amount: $500

Application Deadline: May 20, 2022

Leah Bailey Powers Memorial Scholarship

This entrance scholarship was created in loving memory of Leah Bailey Powers who passed away in 2009 at the age of nineteen. Leah excelled academically and was an energetic and spirited student leader. As Student Council President of Holy Heart of Mary Regional High, she inspired and motivated her peers to become active in their school community. Leah’s leadership activities continued in her first year at Memorial University of Newfoundland where she became a passionate and dedicated volunteer to promote social justice with Engineers Without Borders. This scholarship will be valued at a portion of the income on the endowment and will be awarded annually. This scholarship will be given to a student graduating from Holy Heart of Mary Regional High in St. John’s who is entering his/her first year of studies in any discipline at Memorial University of Newfoundland. This scholarship may be held in addition to other scholarships and will be awarded only to applicants who embody the same spirited and enthusiastic leadership qualities that Leah demonstrated in motivating and inspiring inclusiveness in student and community activities and organizations, as nominated by Holy Heart of Mary Regional High.

Click HERE to submit your name for consideration by May 20.

Note: To be considered for this scholarship, you must be attending Memorial University in the fall of 2022 and you must have submitted your scholarship profile to your guidance counsellor.

Dairy Farmers of Canada Here for Tomorrow Scholarship

Agriculture in the Classroom Canada (AITC-C) and Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) believe the future of agriculture and food is bright – because you will be part of it. We want this NEW scholarship to invigorate and equip you, the next generation of leaders and change-makers, with the understanding and belief that you have the power to make informed, sustainable food choices and career decisions.  This scholarship is not about grades or transcripts – it’s about discovering what sustainability means to you and your future. By applying for the DFC Here for Tomorrow Scholarship, you can contribute to a more sustainable tomorrow! 

Application Deadline: June 1, 2022

Joyce Family Foundation Bursary – College of the North Atlantic

The Joyce Family Foundation Bursary Program is open to all high school students in all communities in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador. The bursary program is based on financial need and is open to any student wanting to pursue a CNA post-secondary education.

Application Deadline: July 29, 2022

Storwell Foster Children Bursary Program

Storwell offers an annual bursary of $2,000 in support of foster children to help them attend post-secondary schools and to offer a hand up as they make their way forward in life. Applicant must have been a foster child with an official Canadian (or American) foster care program and agrees to having the above organization verify the same and will be enrolled in a full-time recognized post-secondary program as of September. 

Application Deadline: September 1, 2022