Scotia Funds Your Future Contest

The contest in now closed. 
The winners will be drawn on March 1st, 2022.

Two $30,000 tuition prizes to be won

It’s not every day, or we should say semester, that you have a chance to win an A+ prize like this. With the Scotia Funds Your Future Contest, there are two $30,000 prizes to be won, 1 prize for domestic students and 1 prize for international students. Whether you are a new or existing customer, the more products you have, the more entries you earn.

Closing date of entry is January 31st, 2022. The winners will be drawn on March 1st, 2022.

Student banking accounts

Get a student bank account that rewards you for being you

Student Banking Advantage® Plan 

A worry-free account matched for student life.

  • Earn a $75 welcome bonus1
  • No monthly account fee
  • Unlimited debit transactions2 and Interac e-Transfer transactions3
  • Earn rewards on debit transactions4

MomentumPLUS Savings Account

All your savings goals. One high-interest savings account.

  • No monthly account fees or minimum balance required
  • Unlimited self-service transfers5
  • Set up an automatic savings plan and watch your savings grow

Student Credit Cards

Earn while you learn with a credit card designed for students. You can choose between these two no annual fee options:


  • L’earn™ Visa* Card, our cashback card for students
  • SCENE®* Visa* Card, our student card that earns you points on credit card purchases at Cineplex theatres or cineplex.com6, as well as on everyday purchases

ScotiaLine® Personal Line of Credit for Students 

If you need to borrow money to get the education you want, this is the perfect product for you.

  • Control how much you use. No interest if there is no balance on your line of credit
  • Deferred principal payments. Make interest-only payments while you’re still in school7
  • Enjoy a 12-month grace period after graduation on repayment of the principal amount borrowed7

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Student Banking Bundle

Earn $75 PLUS up to 7,500 Scene+™* points when you bundle your banking:

  • A Student Banking Advantage® Plan account with the SCENE®* Debit Card, in which you can earn $75 for a limited time
  • And a SCENE Visa* Credit Card, which gives you 1,250 points with your first purchase made within the first two months
  • And a Scotiabank® MomentumPLUS Savings Account, which gives you 1,250 points when you bundle all three accounts
  • And set-up a recurring direct deposit such as payroll, or 2 pre-authorized debit for three consecutive months, which gives you 5,000 points  

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