To commemorate the Diamond Jubilee of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, 60 scholarships, one for each year of Her Majesty's reign, have been awarded to graduating Grade 12 students. These students have demonstrated leadership and made significant contributions to their communities and the province. For a full list of the recipients, please visit diamondjubilee.ednet.ns.ca
Nova Scotians are invited to celebrate Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee during community events, medal presentations, tours of Province House, film presentations and other activities to be held across the province throughout the year.
For only the second time in Canadian history, there will be a Diamond Jubilee, and Nova Scotians will have a number of opportunities to celebrate Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II's service to Canada and the Commonwealth.