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Please note that due to the current COVID-19 outbreak in New Brunswick we are currently limited in our ability to collect mail. As a result, we ask that, whenever possible, please contact us by phone or email, including sending us documents.

Bursaries and Scholarships

The NBASW offers financial assistance to members for their education or continuing professional development.

Cooperators Bursary for Student Members

The Cooperators home and auto insurance, in partnership with the NBASW, are pleased to offer three student bursaries, valued at $500 each, awarded on an annual basis. Student members of the NBASW who are studying in the following Schools of Social Work are eligible to apply for a bursary: Mi’kmaq/Maliseet Bachelor of Social Work program, Université de Moncton School of Social Work, and St. Thomas University Post Degree Program

Application Deadlines:

Eligibility requirements
Application Form

NBASW Scholarship

The NBASW Scholarship Fund, valued at $500, is awarded annually to a registered and practicing (in New Brunswick) member of the New Brunswick Association of Social Workers for the purpose of undertaking studies leading to a higher degree in social work, or to a specialized certificate program or course related to social work.

The application deadline for this scholarship is March 31st each year.

Eligibility requirements
Application Form

Past Recipients

  • 2017 Natalie Lawrence
  • 2016 Judy Freeze
  • 2015 Tanya Smith
  • 2014 Paul Nason
  • 2013 Gloria Leblanc
  • 2012 Francine Lanteigne
  • 2011 Jennifer Underhill
  • 2010 Murray Weeks
  • 2009 Chad Daigle
  • 2008 France Daigle
  • 2007 Stephanie Baker
  • 2006 Kathleen Carmichael
  • 2004 Rhonda Stairs
  • 2003 Vicki Coy

CASW & NBASW Grant

The  Canadian  Association  of  Social Workers  (CASW),  in  partnership  with  the  NBASW,  are  pleased  to  offer  a  grant, valued at $3000,  to  assist  in  the delivery of continuing education to New Brunswick social workers. The grant may be accessed by a single member or a group of members wishing to host a continuing education opportunity for New Brunswick social workers. Funding for this grant is made  possible by BMS, the broker for the CASW liability insurance program.

The application deadline for this grant is December 31st each year.

Eligibility requirements
Application Form

Cooperators Bursary for Members

The Cooperators Bursary Fund, valued at $500, is awarded annually to a registered and residing in New Brunswick member(s) of the New Brunswick Association of Social Workers for the purpose of undertaking training such as conferences, workshops, seminars and webinars.

The application deadline for this bursary is March 31st each year.

Eligibility requirements
Application Form