Scholarship, Bursary & Awards


The NBKA supports students in kinesiology and has different programs to encourage them including the annual student bursary, annual research poster competition, and summer student employment through the Student Employment Experience Development (SEED) program.

Student Bursary

Applications are available in August, with applications du around the end of September. Award recipients will be announced at the annual conference each year.

Research Poster Competition

The research poster competition allows students to present their current research at the annual conference in front of peers, professional kinesiologists, and experts in the field. Abstracts are due by the end of September.

Student Employment

The NBKA will hire a summer student through the SEED program each summer for a 12-week duration. Applications will be available in the spring.