Thursday, November 15, 2018

Sask Polytech - Online Program Selector

Sask Polytech's online program selector may be a good place to start in helping students find a program that is right for them? Students can try it here and discuss their results with a student recruitment advisor or career counsellor

Diagnostic Medical Professions Career Exploration


November 20, 2018

Saskatoon City Hospital - Rependa Auditorium (turn right after entering the main doors of the hospital)
10:00 am - 3:00 p.m.


The Saskatchewan Polytechnic Diagnostics Department and the Saskatchewan Health Authority invite you to attend a career exploration and Saskatchewan Polytechnic applicant information session for these diagnostic medical professions:
Presenters will include:

  • Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) representatives
  • Professionals employed in the SHA from each of the diagnostic professions listed above
  • Representative from the Saskatchewan Polytechnic Medical Diagnostics Department (MDD)
  • Students from the Saskatchewan Polytechnic MDD programs
To register, email MaryAnn.Chapple@saskhealthauthority.ca 
Please provide the following information when registering: 
  • Full name
  • Contact information (phone number and email address)
  • Main career/program of interest

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Information NIghts at the U of R

Faculty Events November 20
Social Work Info Night
Join us to learn about the Social Work profession and the programs offered through the University of Regina.  
This event will feature a mini social work lecture so you can experience what it would be like to take social work classes with us.


Faculty Events - December 7
What is Business?
Get a taste of what it's like to be a business student with guest speakers, mini-lectures, and more! 


Register online before December 1st!

Who is Kinesiology?
Explore Kinesiology & Health Studies by meeting with faculty, learning about programs, visiting research labs, and engaging in unique sporting experiences.

Register online before December 1st!

Nursing and Education Applications at U of R

University of Regina Education Applications

Reminder that the Faculty of Education has changed its admission procedure. There is no longer a March 1st deadline for Education applicants. Instead students interested in applying to the Faculty of Education can do so at any time and will be admitted within weeks of applying. Also, Education applicants are able to apply at Admission on the Spot events (download the fillable Admission on the Spot TEAP)! **When applying online, remind students to select "Teacher Education Application Profile" instead of "High School" as their application type. For more information on the application process you can advise your students to review this page before completing their TEAP. 

Sask Polytech/University of Regina Nursing Applications

High school students interested in applying to the Faculty of Nursing must do so through the
Saskatchewan Polytechnic website. For more information on the application process, advise your students to review this page.

Schulich Leaders Scholarships

Launched in 2012, this $100 million program funds 50 undergraduate scholarships each year, across top Canadian universities.
Our most promising students can pursue their dreams and become the next global pioneers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
In order to become a Schulich Leader and receive the scholarship, students must first be nominated by their high school as a Schulich Leader Nominee.
High schools may select one Nominee each. For further information, click HERE.

Monday, November 12, 2018

Special Events at Canadian Mennonite University

CMU Campus Visit Day

Friday, November 23   8:45 AM - 3:00 PM

Students and parents are invited to tour campus, attend class and a community gathering, meet professors, and enjoy gelato at folio café. This is a great chance to experience a day-in-the-life at CMU. Click here for more information



Music Open House


November 15, 5:30-8:45 PM
This esteemed event is an opportunity for grade 11 and 12 students to discover all that is offered through CMU's acclaimed School of Music. The evening will include dynamic workshops on rock music and music therapy, a student showcase and performance, a campus tour, and conversation with music faculty. Click here to check out the schedule and to register for the event.
 

Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Upcoming U of S Deadlines

Early admission deadline is Dec. 1

December 1 is the deadline to apply for early admission* for the 2019 Fall Term (September) for:
*Students must submit transcripts and supporting documents by December 1 for early admission.

Best and Brightest Entrance 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.

Apply for admission and submit supplemental items like transcripts by: Dec 1
Apply for awards by: Dec 15

SHAD Valley Deadline!

There are two weeks left for your promising students (currently in grade 10, 11 or 12) to apply to SHAD 2019.

As you may know, we have a 
substantial financial assistance fund, as we believe that all qualified students deserve an opportunity to benefit from the SHAD experience, regardless of their financial situation. We welcome all students to apply, including students who have the capabilities to excel, but who may not have the same opportunities because of where they live, their family financial situation, or their lack of access to extra-curricular activities. Read about how SHAD has supported students from rural & remote communities and Indigenous students.

Watch this video to learn about the value SHAD places on 
diversity & inclusion and why it's so important to get it right.

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Great Plains College Spend a Day Programs

Great Plains College has annual Spend-A-Days are coming up in November for potential students who may be interested in taking Administrative Assistant, Business, Continuing Care Assistant, Electrician, Power Engineering, Practical Nursing, Social Work, University (Agriculture, Arts & Sciences, Education, Pre-Nursing and more) or Welding.
Pre-registration is required. 
Kindersley – Saturday, November 3, 11am-2pm
- Fourth Class Power Engineering
- Third Class Power Engineering
More info and register here: www.greatplainscollege.ca/news-and-events/kindersley-spend-day
Biggar – Thursday, November 9, 11am-2pm
- Continuing care assistant
- Electrician
- Practical Nursing
More info and register here: www.greatplainscollege.ca/news-and-events/biggar-spend-day

Swift Current – Thursday, November 22, 9:30am-3pm
- Assistant
- Business
- Electrician
- Power Engineering
- Practical Nursing
- Social Work
- University (Agriculture, Arts & Sciences, Education, Pre-Nursing and more)
- Welding
More info and register here: www.greatplainscollege.ca/news-and-events/swift-current-spend-day

Sask Polytechnic - Explore, Try, Apply Event


An opportunity for your students/clients to check out a Sask Polytech program. 
Thursday, November 15, 2018.  Times may vary, please select a location and register here.


The Heer Law Entrepreneurship Scholarship

This is a post-secondary scholarship, but please pass this on to anyone who might be interested:

In order to be eligible for the $2000 CAD scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:
  1. Must be currently attending university or college or set to attend during the 2018-2019 academic year;
  2. Must be in good standing with their current or prospective institution;
  3. Must apply via email and provide their name, address, university or college, major and expected graduation month and year;
  4. Provide their application (a business plan for their current or prospective business which includes a section outlining intellectual property strategy) by December 31, 2018.
Applications will be judged on the strength of the business idea and the cogency of the business plan and intellectual property strategy. A winner will be chosen by January 31, 2019.
All submissions should be submitted via email to scholarship@heerlaw.com. All business plans submitted in application for this scholarship will be treated as strictly confidential. For more information, click HERE.

Thursday, October 25, 2018

House of Commons Page Program


Senior high school students who maintain a minimum average of 80% and can speak both official languages are invited to apply to the House of Commons Page Program. To be eligible, they must also be accepted in a full‑time program at one of the National Capital Region universities. Successful candidates will be awarded a one-year work contract to begin in late August 2019. Applications must be submitted online via our website no later than Monday, December 3, 2018.

For more information, check out the website (ourcommons.ca/page)  and/or follow them at  (facebook.com/hocpagescdc) and/or Instagram instagram.com/hoc_pages_cdc.


Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Be a Changemaker! Apply to Shad 2019


Deadline: November 19

HAD is an award-winning enrichment and entrepreneurship program and network that empowers exceptional high school students – at a pivotal point in their education – to recognize their own capabilities and envision their extraordinary potential as tomorrow’s leaders and change makers.


How do we do this? Well, each year, we provide the opportunity for more than 900 students from across Canada and internationally to attend our STEAM-based (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) month-long program, in-residence at one of our Canadian host universities. Upon completion, these students become part of our impressive SHAD network. With a growing total of 17,000+, our network includes 32 Rhodes Scholars,  56 Schulich Leaders, 88 Loran Scholars as well as prominent entrepreneurs, industry leaders and accomplished professionals. Founded in 1980, SHAD is based in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.

For more information, click HERE.

MacRae Memorial Fund Scholarship

Deadline - Completed applications as well as all supporting documents must be received by the Learning Disabilities Association of Saskatchewan postmarked no later than December 1, of the present year.

Purpose: To recognize the hard work and dedication required of individuals with learning disabilities who succeed in completing their high school education and to encourage those individuals to continue their education in a post-secondary educational institution.

Field of Study: Any field of study in any institution in Saskatchewan, including SaskPolytech, a junior college, the University of Saskatchewan, or University of Regina.
Value of Scholarship - $1000

Duration - one, awarded annually

For application information, click HERE