Stormwater Solutions Bursary Competition 2021

This contest is open to grade 12 students within the CBRM entering a course of study related to water and wastewater such as Science, Engineering, Engineering Technology, or Trades such as Plumbing, Power Engineering or Electrical.  

Criteria:  Complete an essay of 500 words or less outlining your knowledge of both the water and wastewater field and how your career path could fit into these careers.  Tell us a bit about yourself, your future plans, volunteer work, extracurricular activities, etc. The grand prize will be a $1,000 bursary with a second place prize of $500.

Competition Rules< >The contest is open to students living within the Cape Breton Regional Municipality.



Each entry MUST be identified with the name of the student, the school, as well as a phone number. This information must be in the body of the entry email.  Submissions must be received before the by the deadline, March 12, 2021


Entry must include:

< >Name, school, and contact phone number in the body of the email 



For more information contact Jen at or

(902) 567-1628 x206

1st Place

2nd Place


Deadline is 

March 12th, 2021

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