Bertha Higgs Scholarship

Field: Education.
Value: $1,000.
Number: 1.
Duration: 1 year.


Awarded to a student in the Bachelor of Education program on the Fredericton Campus. Selection will be based on academic achievement and financial need. The recipient must be a New Brunswick resident, according to the definition of the Provincial Government's Student Financial Services Guidelines.

Awarding Agency

The family and friends of longtime educator, Bertha Higgs, who with other educators dedicated their careers, often from a one‐room schoolhouse, towards ensuring rural areas of New Brunswick had access to high quality primary education, and the New Brunswick University Opportunities Fund.