SCHOLARSHIP - Dr. Rudy Ffrench Youth Trailblazer Award


The Dr. Rudy Ffrench Trailblazer Award is presented annually by Business Is Jammin’ to Nova Scotian youth of African Descent for contributions to their community, as demonstrated by long-term commitment and leadership as volunteers, students, athletes and/or artists. Among these outstanding individuals, two youth from across the Province are selected annually as “Trailblazers” and are awarded a $1,000 scholarship towards tuition, books, or other related fees at a recognized post secondary educational institution.



Black Business Initiative

Black Business Initiative

in Banking & Financial Services, Business Services, Employment, Groups & Organizations, Schools, Education & Training

The BBI is committed to growing a Black presence in a diverse range of business sectors including high-tech, manufacturing, tourism , and the cultural sector.


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