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

Eligibility
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.

Saturday, April 14, 2018

Encounters with Canada

Encounters With Canada is a unique opportunity for Canadian teens to meet other young people from across the country. Spend an adventure-filled week in your nation’s capital! Check out future career options, discover your country, share your hopes and dreams. For 36 years, EWC has delivered a rich and varied, bilingual program. To date, more than 
110,000 youth have lived the EWC experience… now it’s your turn!

Find out more by clicking HERE.

Electrician Program at Biggar and Swift Current

Great Plains College offers the Saskatchewan Polytechnic Electrician program at our campuses in Biggar and Swift Current.
This is a four month applied certificate program. Tuition for this program at Great Plains College is approximately $2,674; this is a fraction of the cost of tuition for the same program in larger centers.  To read more about the electrician program visit www.greatplainscollege.ca/electrician

Scholarships for this program are available for students who apply before April 30th. Scholarships are grades based – starting at 70% average – and range from $500-$5000. To read more about this scholarship program www.greatplainscollege.ca/scholarships *these scholarships are valid for a number of other programs as well.

It is $55 to apply to the program and you can apply at any campus or by visiting www.greatplainscollege.ca/apply

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Access Communications Scholarship Program

Deadline: April 20, 2018


Last year, Access Communications successfully launched our refreshed Scholarship Program, which grants scholarships of $1,000 to 20 Saskatchewan high school graduates each and every year. Not only do recipients have strong marks, they show a genuine passion for building their communities. We see every scholarship as an investment in the future of Saskatchewan. Mark our words: These are leaders to watch!

Full details and application forms can be found at www.MyAccess.ca/InTheCommunity


Monday, April 09, 2018

Indigenous Bursaries Search Tool

Use the Indigenous Bursaries Search Tool to search more than 750 bursaries, scholarships and incentives across Canada, offered by governments, universities and colleges, private and public companies, individual Canadians, organizations and others aimed at Indigenous students.

Delta Co-op Scavenolarship


Deadline to Apply: Friday April 13

DELTA CO-OP HAS A BRAND NEW SCHOLARSHIP!
We are taking our old application form & essay scholarship structure and breathing new life into it!  Our new scholarship event will see students compete in teams of TWO (2) in a photo/video scavenger hunt that will take place over the course of ONE (1) week.  Students from the ENTIRE Delta Co-op trading area (Macklin, Unity, Luseland, Wilkie, etc.) will all compete against each other for the GRAND PRIZE!
WHEN: Friday, May 25 - Friday, June 1st, 2018.  Tasks can be completed during students’ personal time OR during school hours where appropriate AND ONLY with teacher/school approval if during class time.
PRIZES: •GRAND PRIZE for the first place team is $2000 ($1000 to each team member). •SECOND PLACE will receive $800 ($400 to each team member) * Supplementary prizes may also be awarded over the course of the event at the discretion of the
Dear Teachers, Students, Guidance Counsellors, Parents/Guardians and the Delta Co-op Membership,
March 12, 2018
 Delta Co-op Scholarship event staff.

Prize money will be awarded at the winning students’ grad or awards day ceremonies in June

Click HERE for further information.

Saskatchewan School Boards Association Education Scholarships

Deadline: August 31, 2018

Each year, the Saskatchewan School Boards Association awards two $2,500 scholarships to graduating Saskatchewan high school students going into post-secondary study:
Degree Program Scholarship: $2,500
Technical/Trade Program Scholarship: $2,500
Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of demonstrated good character, community leadership, financial need, and a 500-word essay. To access the application form and view the rubric that is being used to score the scholarships, visit:


Saskatchewan Pulse Growers Scholarships

Deadline: Friday, May 4, 4:30 pm
Saskatchewan Pulse Growers (SPG) has a scholarship program for undergraduate students. Each spring SPG awards five undergraduate scholarships to first-year students enrolled in the fall in a Saskatchewan-based post-secondary agriculture program. To be eligible for one of these scholarships the student or the student’s parent(s) must be an active pulse producer in Saskatchewan (i.e. he/she has sold a Saskatchewan-grown pulse crop in the last two crop years).
Apply Now!
The 2018 undergraduate scholarship program is now accepting applications. For details on eligibility and selection criteria, as well as how to apply, please click on the documents below.