Equals6.com, the Halifax-based student professional social network, announced today the winners in its Top-Talent Scholarship program.

Top-Talent Scholarships are distributed to high school and university/college students and are awarded based on academic achievement and Equals6.com community participation.

"Equals6 is dedicated to supporting students in their academic and career pursuits," said Andy Osburn, president and CEO of Equals6.com. "I want to congratulate all the scholarship winners and wish them the best of luck in their studies."

Nova Scotia students receiving scholarships are:

  • Jane Gomes – Acadia University
  • Ashish Ranjan – Dalhousie University
  • Sara Rahimi – Dalhousie University (Simplycast.com Mr. Bill Ritchie Scholarship)
  • Jonathan Gabriel – Nova Scotia Community College
  • Adam Harding – Nova Scotia Community College
  • Mariam Wilson – Nova Scotia Community College
  • Jordan Daniels – Central Kings Rural High School
  • Sheena Gillis – Sacred Heart School of Halifax
  • Maura Woodman – Sacred Heart School of Halifax
  • Robyn Latimer – Dr. John Hugh Gillis Regional High School
  • Jessica Lohnes – Prince Andrew High School
  • Celeste Tremblay – Prince Andrew High School
  • Rachel Lowe – Annapolis West Education Centre

How to apply: Go to WWW.EQUALS6.COM and register as a student. Navigate to the Scholarships section and fill in your application. Scholarship applications in the current round of awards must be submitted by November 1, 2011, for award date December 1, 2011.

About Equals6.com
Equals6.com is the student professional social network connecting students to employers and resources that can help them achieve their academic and career goals. Equals6 is where employers go to identify and recruit top-talent students and new graduates. WWW.EQUALS6.COM

Halifax, Nova Scotia, July 11, 2011