Saturday, September 22, 2018

Sask Polytech Information NIght and Insight

Thursday, October 18, 2018, 6:30 - 8:00 pm.

Are your students/clients thinking about post secondary education? Want more information about Saskatchewan Polytechnic? Join us for an informative evening session at a campus near you. Pre-registration is required, register at myPath.
This event is happening in all campus cities - Moose Jaw, Prince Albert, Regina and Saskatoon.

INSIGHT events provide an opportunity for prospective students to experience a Sask Polytech program first hand.   
These half-day events will provide insight into:
  • a specific program
  • student life
  • campus atmosphere
  • admission requirements
  • application process
Date: Thursday, November 15, 2018
Registration will open in October.

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Directory of Scholarships, Bursaries and Grants

For a listing of financial help available to Saskatchewan students, click HERE.

University of Saskatchewan Best and Brightest Scholarships

Best and Brightest Entrance Scholarships are uSask’s highest valued, renewable entrance scholarships and are awarded based on academics, leadership and contributions to school and community life.
Five of these awards, known as the Circle of Honour Awards, are designated for Indigenous students.
To be considered, complete your application for admission by December 1, and fill out and submit the online application for Best and Brightest Entrance Scholarships in PAWS by December 15.
Click HERE for further information.

Contest: Canadian Seed Trade Association Future Influencers

Gr. 11 and 12 students with an interest in agriculture and public speaking are encouraged to enter the annual Canadian Seed Trade Association Future Influencers contest.

Two winners will be chosen and will receive an all expenses paid trip to Ottawa to attend the GrowCanada 2018 conference.

Contest details can be found here.

Indigenous Spend-a-day at U of Saskatchewan

Friday, October 26
This is a one-day event held at the main uSask campus for Gr. 10, 11 and 12 First Nations, M├ętis and Inuit high school students.
Through interactive sessions, an Indigenous uSask student panel and an information fair, students learn about the program opportunities for Indigenous students.
Registration opens soon. In the meantime, visit their website to see the wide range of student sessions they are offering this year.

Free Math Foundations 30 Class at U of S

Interested in attending university but need to upgrade your math?
The Edwards School of Business is providing a free offering of Foundations of Math 30.

Preference for acceptance into the class is for Indigenous students who are interested in applying to the Edwards School of Business but do not meet the math requirement. They encourage all interested students to contact our office for more information.

Tuesdays and Thursdays
6 - 9 pm
October 23 - November 29, 2018
Classes resume January 8 - March 19, 2018

Edwards School of Business
University of Saskatchewan
25 Campus Drive
Saskatoon, SK S7N 5A7

Sunday, September 09, 2018

Duke of Edinburgh's International Award

This award empowers young people to discover hidden talents, develop untapped leadership potential, make a difference in their community and explore the wonders of the great outdoors.

The Award requires that young people set and acheive personal goals in activiteis they want to experience and develop. It recognizes milestones at bronze, silver and gold levels during which particpants complete challenges in the areas of: service, physical recreation, skill, adventurous journeying, and residential projects.

For more information, CLICK HERE.

Canadian Mennonite University

Campus visit events

CMU will be hosting students for Fall Open House on October 19 between 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

In addition to Fall Open House, there are scheduled Campus Visit Days, days to discover the Outtatown program, and an Open House for Music students.

Travel reimbursements are available for those coming from outside of Winnipeg.

Check out all these specific dates and sign up here

University of Saskatchewan Open House

Click HERE for more information for prospecitve students and their parents!

Thursday, June 14, 2018

University of Saskatchewan Open House

Friday, September 28, 2018!

Open House is the University of Saskatchewan's annual event for prospective students:
  • explore  campus and facilities
  • participate in hands-on activities
  • meet university staff and faculty
  • speak with current students about the uSask experience 
Open House also features special programming specifically for school counsellors and parents.

Registration opens in September. In the meantime, visit their website to see the wide range of student sessions that were offered last year.
Open House website

Masonic Scholarships - Saskatchewan

The Grand Lodge of Saskatchewan, as well as many Lodges, sponsor a number of awards, scholarships, and bursaries. Information, including closing dates for applications, along with downloadable application forms are listed below.
Please note that there are Entrance Scholarships/Bursaries and Post-Secondary Scholarships/Bursaries available. Some scholarships/bursaries require a personal connection to Freemasonry or to the Eastern Star. Many scholarships/bursaries are open to Saskatchewan students without a Masonic connection.
You are encouraged to apply for all scholarships/bursaries for which you are qualified. If you apply for more than one scholarship/bursary you are not required to send additional copies of the same required documents. You will not be considered for any scholarship/bursary for which you have not completed the required application form.
For further information click HERE.

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Great Plains College - Scholarship Extension

Grade 11 Early Entrance Awards
If you are in grade 11, have at least a 70 per cent grade average (based on marks from 20-level Canadian Studies, English, Math and Science classes) and apply to any full-time student loan-eligible program before June 30, you are eligible for an Early Entrance Award of $1,000 (some exceptions may apply). We must have received your application form and your application fee by June 30th, a copy of your grade 11 transcript is due by September 15, 2018. And yes, you are eligible for additional scholarship funds when you complete your Grade 12 and begin your studies at Great Plains College.

Entrance Awards (Grade 12’s and graduates)
Please note the entrance scholarship deadline for September entry has been extended to June 30, 2018. Grade-based scholarships ranging from $500 to $5,000 are available to full-time student-loan eligible students who apply and are accepted in:

  • Administrative Assistant
  • Business (certificate and Human Resources or Management diploma)
  • Carpentry and Production Line Welding
  • Electrician
  • Power Engineering
  • University
  • Welding
  • Youth Care Worker

2018-19 Grade-based Entrance Scholarship Levels
70-79% $500
80-84% $1,000
85-89% $1,500
90-94% $2,500
95-100% $5,000

In order to be eligible for an entrance scholarship your application must be received by June 30, 2018, for September 2018 program start dates. We must have received your application form, your application fee and a copy of your most recent transcript by this date.

For further information, click HERE.

Friday, April 20, 2018

You at UCalgary

April 28, 2018

The University of Calgary will host newly-admitted students and their parents/guardians for You at UCalgary on Saturday, April 28. If you receive an admission offer between now and April 18, you can register HERE.