End Distracted Driving Scholarship

2017 McKiggan Hebert Lawyers End Distracted Driving Scholarship

ELIGIBILITY: Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Applicant is currently enrolled at or accepted to an accredited university in Canada at the undergraduate or graduate level.
  • Applicant demonstrates academic achievement as reflected by a cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA.
  • Applicant is willing to share his or her story with the general public. If applicant wishes to remain anonymous, all effort will be made to withhold the applicant’s identity and protect his or her anonymity.

REQUIREMENTS: Applicants must submit by May 31, 2017:

  • A completed Scholarship Application Form.
  • A 1-2 page typed essay about your experience with Distracted Driving, how your experience with Distracted Driving has impacted you and how you have overcome related struggles.
  • An official copy of high school or university transcripts for all schools attended.


  • The award recipient will be notified of selection on or about June 30, 2017.
  • The award recipient will provide Proof of Citizenship or Legal Residency in the Canada (i.e. birth certificate, passport, permanent resident card, etc.) in order to obtain the scholarship.
  • This scholarship for is to be used exclusively higher education tuition and related expenses. A check for $1,000 will be made payable to the award recipient’s university to cover these expenses. The recipient is expected to submit receipts in accordance with CRA regulations.


Completed applications must be submitted no later than May 31, 2017. Application materials should be mailed to McKiggan Hebert Lawyers, Attn: Scholarship Committee 5670 Spring Garden Rd, Suite 903, Halifax, NS B3J 1H6.

Click here to download the End Distracted Driving Scholarship application.

2015 Distracted Driving Scholarship Winner: Nicole Havers - Acadia University in Wolfville, Nova Scotia

Press Release for Scholarship