Simon Shaw

Simon Shaw graduated with many awards and honours, including four Talent Trust scholarships, in the spring of 2007 from the Newark and Sherwood School of Violin Making and Repair, Newark, England. This institution is one of the foremost violin making schools in the world. Simon is now a professional luthier practicing in Halifax.

Natalie Alcorn

It is amazing to know that there are so many wonderful people who invest so much time and effort because they truly care about the successful development of our futures as artists. I am so thankful to have such support from the Nova Scotia Talent Trust- it is incredibly encouraging and helpful on so many levels.

Marielle Groven

The Nova Scotia Talent Trust has supported me every step of the way, from my earliest beginnings in the study of music to my current pursuit of a master's degree in music composition at McGill. Thanks to their generous support, I have been given the means to realize my dream of making a career in music as a composer and arranger of music. For this, I am deeply grateful.

Marc Djokic

Marc began his violin studies at the age of six with his father, violinist Philippe Djokic. He has been the recipient of several awards and scholarships including the Kiwanis Festival of Music Rose Bowl Prize, the Hudson Community Scholarship, the Martha Holden Jennings Foundation Scholarship Award, and several NSTT Awards, including the prestigious Raymond Simpson Award, and the Lieutenant Governor's Award.

Denise Djokic

Cellist Denise Djokic is one of the most exciting talents of her generation and has thrilled audiences worldwide with the youthful vigour, confidence and passion of her playing.


December 16, 2013 NSTT Awards Over $34,000 to 2013 Special Award Recipients at Today's Special Awards Ceremony

November 14, 2013 To Partner With NSTT In Launch of Online Application System

October 16, 2013 Francesca Nardi, NSTT's First Goodwill Ambassador

September 16, 2013 NSTT Gives Out $75,000 in Scholarships to 45 NS Emerging Artists

April 11, 2013 NSTT Fall/Winter Deadline Dates Approaches

March 21, 2013 HALIFAX 2011 CANADA GAMES - Games Legacy Supports the Arts

January 7, 2013 NSTT Application Deadlines for 2013

December 17, 2012 NSTT Awards Over $14,000 to Special Awards Recipients

November 27, 2012 NSTT's Upcoming Annual Special Awards Ceremony

September 17, 2012 NSTT Gives Out $75,000 in Scholarships in 2012

April 4, 2012 NSTT Fall/Winter Application Deadline 15 May 2012

January 3, 2012 NSTT Application Deadlines for 2012

December 15, 2011 NSTT Has Another Successful Year Awarding Over $11,500 in Special Awards

November 21, 2011 NSTT Awards $11,500 to 2011 Special Award Recipients

May 3, 2011- NSTT 15 May Fall/Winter Deadline Date Reminder

April 11, 2011 $25,000 Donation to Set Up New Nova Scotia Talent Trust Dance Special Award

January 14, 2011 NSTT Application Deadline Changes for 2011

December 17, 2010 NSTT Awards over $8,500 to 2010 Special Awards Recipients

November 19, 2010 Portia White Award Gala 2010 Concert for the NSTT

November 12, 2010 NSTT Awards over $8500 to 2010 Special Award Recipients

October 8, 2010 NSTT Seeking Part-Time Administrator

May 26, 2010 NSTT Application Deadline Date for Fall/Winter Studies

April 6, 2010 NSTT Summer Deadline Date & Address Change

December 18, 2009 Nova Scotia Talent Trust Awards Over $8000 To 2009 Special Awards Recipients

November 24, 2009 Portia White Gala Concert for Nova Scotia Talent Trust

May 21, 2009 Charlotte Wilson-Hammond Auction Benefits Talent Trust

April 8, 2009 Nova Scotia Talent Trust Spring Deadline & News

December 18, 2008 Nova Scotia Talent Trust Awards Over $9,000 To 2008 Special Award Recipients

March 27, 2006 Nova Scotia Talent Trust Announces Change to 2006 Scholarship Program

December 20, 2005 Nova Scotia Talent Trust 2005 Scholarship and Special Award Recipients Honoured at Government House Ceremony

December 12, 2003 Nova Scotia Talent Trust Announces 2003 Scholarhship and Special Award Recipients

January 2, 2003 Nova Scotia Talent Trust Announces 2002 Scholarship and Special Award Recipients

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