The Home of the John B. Stewart Scholarships

The Dr. John B. Stewart Scholarships were established through a bequest from the Estate of John Benjamin Stewart. Dr. Stewart was a university professor at St. Francis Xavier University and a Senator in the Parliament of Canada. Dr. Stewart was a renowned educator who was a mentor to many, whether it was in the classroom or on Parliament Hill.

Any student graduating from a high school in the counties of Pictou, Antigonish, Guysborough, Inverness, Richmond, Victoria and Cape Breton of the Province of Nova Scotia and accepted into an undergraduate program in Canada is eligible to apply for one of the scholarship.