Opportunities NB (ONB) is proud to renew our NB Proud Awards for 2019.

New Brunswick colleges and universities are at the forefront of technology and are providing the skills to students that employers need in our changing economy. ONB is committed to creating new wealth and opportunities to help talented people stay in New Brunswick. There are many exciting new markets emerging, doors opening for entrepreneurs, and technology advances to connect the world; these are all available right here. This award is focused on helping New Brunswick students live and work in the province following graduation.

We are looking for students who exemplify the idea of NB Proud; youth with a desire to pursue their passion in New Brunswick along with a positive view of the future for themselves and the province.

The NB Proud Award

ONB will present 12 awards of $1,000 each to New Brunswick students entering their first year of post-secondary education in the province.

In order to apply, students must answer the following questions in a 200-250 word essay:

Why is it important for you to work and live in New Brunswick after graduation? How do you feel you will contribute to building a stronger and more vibrant province?

Link to application form (to be completed online).

Applications will be accepted until May 10, 2019.

Good luck to all who apply!