Musquodoboit Rural High

2019 RBC Black History Month Essay Competition - Friday December 7, 2018

Why not enter the 2019 RBC Black History Month Essay Competition?

Students can earn one of 30 scholarships, including grand prizes of up to $5,000 that will help make their someday of post-secondary education a reality. This opportunity also gives students a chance to learn about the contribution black people have made to Canadian history. 

All Canadian grade 12 students are eligible to apply for these scholarships, which can help offset the rising tuition costs of post-secondary education.

RBC has a longstanding commitment to diversity and holds the belief that diversity and growth are not just integrated, but inseparable. 

If you’d like to read last year’s winning essays and learn more about the program, please visit 


Please be aware the deadline is approaching quickly; essays must be submitted by Friday December 7, 2018.