Our Programs

Bursary Program

HCIF Bursary awards are available for students in Grade 12, who will graduate from high school; hold the General Education Diploma (GED);and/or mature students that have been accepted into a Post- Secondary Program and whose permanent residence is on the streets or in the area of Halifax bounded by Cogswell, North Park/Agricola, North and Barrington Streets. HCIF Bursaries are awarded on the basis of financial need, community volunteer work and leadership activities, and educational achievement and awards.

Please see the 2019 bursary application here, due by Friday, May 3, 2019:

Halifax Community Investment Fund Bursary Application – 2019

Bursary applications can only be mailed to the address below and they will not be accepted by any other means.  In addition, only applications using the 2019-2020 form will be accepted.  Completed application forms and references should be sent to the following address:

HCIF Bursary Program
C/O Carl Gannon, Bursary Selection Committee Chair
21 Moss Court
Halifax, NS B3S 1E2

See past bursary recipients

Community Wills Program

The HCIF Society has partnered with the law firm McInnesCooper to have wills prepared at no charge for qualified seniors from our community.