Student Bursary and Hometown Proud

The County of Northern Lights, in partnership with the Northern Alberta Development Council (NADC) offers two bursaries of $1500 each annually to students in the County. The successful candidates of the County Program are eligible for matching funds from the NADC Bursary Partnership Program. Considerations in determining successful candidates include academic standing, financial need, essay evaluation, and references. Download Application and Guidelines  For the NADC Bursary Partnership application, please click here.

County of Northern Lights Hometown Proud Program

Heading off to college or starting your first year of technical training for an apprenticeship? Check out the Hometown Proud Initiative!

Hometown Proud is available to students who are graduating, or have graduated from Grade 12 and is provided by the County of Northern Lights and the Town of Manning. Students who sign up can expect gift cards, fun postcards, and more! Students who sign up before June 30th will also have their name entered to win a Hometown Proud hoodie!

We’ll also let you know about all the opportunities that are available to you. The County of Northern Lights is happy to provide you with any possible information and resources related to grant funding, job opportunities and business start-up assistance. When you’re ready, just give us a call at the number below or pop by the office! Questions about Hometown Proud? Call Trinidy Schmidt at 1-780-836-3348.



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