Bursaries, Credits, Exchanges & Work Experience Programs

The French Programs and Services Branch of the Nova Scotia Department of Education and Early Childhood Development, in cooperation with Canadian Heritage, offers French language bursaries and employment opportunities.

Destination CLIC (Bursaries for francophones not residing in Quebec)

Destination Clic is a three-week summer program tailored to help francophone youth (outside Quebec) nurture their sense of belonging to and identity with their francophone community at home and abroad.

EXPLORE (Spring/Summer Language Bursary Program)

Explore is an intensive French-immersion program that is offered during the spring and summer. If you are interested in learning or improving French and travelling to a new part of Canada, then Explore might be the perfect program for you.

French Language Bursary Program for Nova Scotia Students

To encourage students to pursue full-time studies at Université Sainte-Anne or another francophone institution in Canada, where French is the language of instruction.

French Language Bursary Program for Nova Scotia Teachers

To encourage teachers who hold a Nova Scotia teacher’s certificate to pursue courses which are either pedagogical in nature or designed to improve French language competencies.

Nova Scotia French Language Assistant
ODYSSEY (Official Language Monitor Program, Full-time)

Inspire youth to practice their English-speaking skills and share your culture while getting paid! That’s Odyssey!