Apply for a 2017 Maritime Bursary

We are now accepting applications for the ISSC Maritime Bursary created in honour of long serving director and corporate secretary, Sue Hanby.  Two bursaries of $1000 each are available this year. The bursary is open to students who are enrolling in marine related studies with a recognized educational institution, however, please note that preference will be given to students who are preparing for a sea-going career.

To apply for an ISSC Maritime Bursary, complete the Bursary Application Form and return it to our offices by mail or email a PDF to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

To qualify for the 2017 Bursary, applications must be received by the ISSC secretariat no later than July 28th, 2017. 

Submit nominations for the Peter G. Bernard Award 2017

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The ISSC Board of Directors established the 'Peter G. Bernard Volunteer Recognition Award,' in 2015 to recognize Peter's notable contribution to the Society as a member of the ISSC Board from 1977 to 2014 (37 years).  

This annually awarded honour seeks to recognize others that generously contribute their time to support the welfare of seafarers.  We are seeking nominations of volunteers who have shown an exemplary commitment to improving the welfare of seafarers in a Canadian port.

Deadline for this year's nomination is May 15, 2017. Send in your vote for volunteer of the year through our ISSC Nomination Form.

 

Now accepting bursary applications

We are now accepting applications for the ISSC Maritime Bursary created in honour of long serving director and corporate secretary Sue Hanby.  Two bursaries of $1000 each are available for this year.  The bursary is open to students who are enrolling in marine related studies with a recognized educational institution, however please note that preference will be given to students that are preparing for a sea-going career.

To apply for an ISSC Maritime Bursary, complete the Bursary Application Form and return it to our offices by mail to our offices or email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .  To qualify for the 2016 Bursary, applications must be received by the ISSC secretariat no later than December 31, 2016.

Our fall newsletter

Read our newsletter which provides an update on our Peter G. Bernard Volunteer Award recipient, a recap of the Three Peaks Challenge from the participants, and coverage of our wet but successful Day of the Seafarer event held on June 24, 2016.  Download.