Thank you to all those that applied for the 2023 Medavie HealthEd scholarship programs and congratulations to those who won!

The winners of the 2023 Medavie HealthEd Scholarship program are:

  • Kelsey Green was awarded $1500 & Shauna Wintonyk was awarded $1000.00 from the John Rossiter Memorial Scholarship.
  • Amy Yarn was awarded $1000 from Medline/Medical Mart Atlantic.
  • Nickolas Petuhoff was awarded $1500 from the Craig Desjardins Memorial Scholarship.
  • Joshua Calda was awarded $1000 & Angus MacLeod was awarded $500 from the Jonathan Humes Memorial Award.
  • Evan Rovers was awarded $1000 from the Andrea Thompson Memorial Bursary.

The scholarship application process usually opens in January where candidates are given until the end of May to submit their documents. The committee meets every May to review all applications and submissions. Finalists may be asked to participate in an interview with the scholarship committee to help in making a final decision.

The scholarship committee is made up of the following individuals:

  • Dr. Jennifer McVey – Medavie HealthEd Medical Director
  • Karen Rossiter – Rossiter Family Representative
  • Janel Swain – Emergency Medical Care (EMC) Representative
  • Sarah Boudreau – Emergency Medical Care (EMC)
  • Colleen Carey – Emergency Medical Care (EMC)
  • Prema Cooper – Emergency Medical Care (EMC)
  • John Ferguson, VP Business Development Medavie EMS – Executive Sponsor and Acting Chair
  • Brad Reid – Medavie HealthEd General Manager
  • Tim Winchester – Communications Advisor
  • Melissa Budd- Medavie HealthEd Admissions Advisor

Applications for our 2024 Scholarships & Bursaries are now open! Please find more details below:

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Camp Courage Scholarship

Graduates of Camp Courage are provided with a $1000.00 scholarship towards their programming costs upon successful completion of the Medavie HealthEd Primary Care Paramedic program.




Other Bursaries and Scholarships

These bursaries are available to students in paramedic programs but are not facilitated by Medavie HealthEd.  Any questions or requests for information should be directed to the appropriate contact listed on their documents.

The Nigel Merchant Allied Health Bursary

Nigel Merchant Application Form