We take pride in helping the younger generation succeed by supporting our future community leaders through bursary programs and scholarships. Why not apply for a little help from your friends at East Coast Credit Union?
The 2023 Student Bursary Program is now CLOSED. Thank you to all that applied.
Congratulations to our winners and to all 2023 graduates on completing this important goal!
We're donating $87K over three years to three programs promoting equitable access to education to support students from underrepresented communities.
Building a strong future for our communities starts with supporting access to education. Get started on the path to success by applying to the programs below.
Our bursary program is for students going into their first year of post-secondary education. It is awarded based on community and school involvement, rather than grades.
Offered by Atlantic credit unions, the Dave MacLean Bursary Endowment, provides bursaries for Aboriginal Canadians and African Nova Scotians who demonstrate severe financial need.
East Coast CU funds this initiative for graduating BAA students at St. Francis Xavier University. Awarded to a Business graduate, the $500 East Coast Credit Union Prize in Entrepreneurship recognizes outstanding academic achievement within the entrepreneurship area.
This partnership with community members provides scholarships for people to attend Coady leadership education programs. These programs provide education on social change, including community development, climate resilience, and women’s leadership. East Coast CU has pledged $25,000 to help develop the campaign.
Student banking options that help you reach your financial goals, while you work towards your academic ones. Manage your money and access it wherever your studies take you with digital, mobile, and in person options.
Free banking for those 24 and under that helps you reach your financial goals and save for your future. Manage your money and access it wherever your life takes you with digital, mobile, and in person options.