Apply for a 2018 ISSC Bursary

Apply for 1 of 2 $1,000 ISSC Bursaries created in honour of long serving past director Sue Hanby. The bursary is open to students enrolled in marine-related studies, with preference given to those preparing for a sea-going career. 

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. . Applications must be received by the ISSC secretariat no later than July 27th, 2018. 

Best of luck to all applicants! 

Accepting Bursary Applications for 2018

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 enrolled 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 2018 Bursary, applications must be received by the ISSC secretariat no later than July 27th, 2018. 

2018 Day of the Seafarer Peak Challenge

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We're now receiving registrations for our 2nd Annual Day of the Seafarer Peak Challenge on Monday, June 25th.  The number of teams are limited so don't wait to register.   For more information visit our Events Page.

Now Accepting Grant Applications for 2018

The ISSC is now accepting applications under our grant program. Successful applicants must be able to demonstrate a need for financial assistance and provide details of operations in support of visiting seafarers in Canada.  

To apply, submit the completed Grant Application to our offices before the deadline: May 11, 2018. 

If you have any questions about the application, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Count down to our 2019 Peak Challenge