The Finley Mills Memorial Scholarship

The Finley Mills Memorial Scholarship is established in memory of Finley Mills, who was born with Down Syndrome and passed away at the tender age of 3.5 months old. To honour Finley, his family has created this scholarship, which will be awarded to one family per year and will cover the enrollment fee for a one-week session at Camp Tidnish.

Terms of Reference for The Finley Mills Memorial Scholarship

  • Awarded to an individual of any age with Down Syndrome
  • Preference will be given to those applicants who demonstrate financial hardship
  • Applicants must be residents of Nova Scotia

Applications for the Finley Mills Memorial Scholarship are open until March 31st each year, with the recipient being announced on April 15th.

The Scholarship winner will be selected by a committee comprised of Easter Seals Nova Scotia representatives in conjunction with Finley’s family.

To apply for this scholarship, please fill out the application form here and return it to us at:

Easter Seals Nova Scotia
Attention: Wanda Sinclair, Director of Development
22 Fielding Avenue
Dartmouth, NS  B3B 1E2
Phone: 902-453-6000 ext. 224