JDI NB Scholarship

Apply by March 1

The JDI NB Scholarships are funded from a $1 million gift made in 2007 by J.D. Irving, Limited to UNB that will allow the most talented students to apply themselves more fully to their course work and to better prepare for their future careers.

The entrance scholarship application covers the JDI NB Scholarship.

  • Field: Business, Computer Science, Engineering, Forestry
  • Value: $8,000
  • Number: 2 or more
  • Duration: Up to 4 years
  • Conditions: Awarded to students who are enrolled in an undergraduate degree program in the field of Business, Computer Science, Engineering or Forestry.
  • Awarding agency: The University, on the recommendation of J.D. Irving Limited.
  • Donor: J.D. Irving, Limited

Selection is made on the basis of academic achievement, self-motivation, contribution to community/extra-curricular activities and financial need. A shortlist of candidates will be interviewed by representatives of J.D. Irving Limited.

The recipients must be New Brunswick residents, according to the definition of the Provincial Government's Student Financial Services guidelines, and may also be offered employment opportunities with J.D. Irving Limited throughout their degree program and/or upon graduation.

Eligible undergraduate programs

  • BBA - Bachelor of Business Administration (UNBF & UNBSJ)
  • BCS - Bachelor of Computer Science (UNBF)
  • BISYS - Bachelor of Information Systems (UNBF)
  • BSSWE - Bachelor of Science in Software Engineering (UNBF)
  • BSCCS - Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (UNBSJ)
  • BISC - Bachelor of Information Sciences (UNBSJ)
  • BSE - Bachelor of Science in Engineering, any discipline (UNBF & UNBSJ)
  • BSF - Bachelor of Science in Forestry (UNBF)
  • BSCENR - Bachelor of Science in Environment & Natural Resources (UNBF)

For more information, contact us at awards@unb.ca or call 506-453-4894.