UAlberta Registration 101 Sessions

GET HELP REGISTERING FOR FIRST YEAR OF CLASSES AT THE UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA

  • Date:  Saturday, March 24, 2018
  • Location:  The Hotel Saskatchewan  (2125 Victoria Avenue, Regina, SK)
  • Times: 12:00 – 2:00 pm and 2:00 – 4:00 pm
  • RSVP: Students must reserve their seat by completing the RSVP online at uab.ca/reg101

 


Youth Ambassadors Program with Canada (3 week exchange in the USA)

Canadian Citizens Apply Now! Deadline: March 31, 2018

Program Themes:

  • Civic Education
  • Community Serivce
  • Youth Leadership
  • Social Inclusion

Exchange Location: 

  • Ottawa, ON; Plattsburgh, New York; Washington, D.C.

Dates:

  • July 16 to August 4, 2018

Cost:

  • No application fees and the costs are covered by the Youth Ambassadors Program.

Youth Applicants: 

  • 15 to 18 years old with at least 4 months of high school remaining, demonstrated interest in the USA, and commitment to implement community service project

Adult Mentor Applicants: 

  • Demonstrated commitment to supporting youth and an interest in a continued mentorship role.

Who Especially Encourage Applicants: 

  • Who have not previously visited the USA
  • Who are new Canadians
  • Who are First Nations, Inuit, or Metis persons
  • Who reflect the geographic, ethnic and socioeconomic diversity of Canada

What are the criteria for selection?

  • Students will be evaluated on the following factors:
    • a demonstrated interest in and commitment to volunteer and civic activities;
    • ability to work cooperatively in diverse groups and tolerate the opinions of others;
    • leadership potential;
    • good social and communication skills;
    • good academic performance;
    • an energetic, positive attitude; and
    • ability to implement projects that benefit the applicant’s school and/or community.

Website:  www.plattsburgh.edu/cesca/youthleadership.php

Contact:  youth.ambassadors.canada@gmail.com

 


Saskatchewan Polytechnic Information Night

Thinking of a new Career? Want more information about Saskatchewan Polytechnic?

Join them for an informative evening session at a campus near you!  This event is happening in all campus cities, Moose Jaw, Prince Albert, Regina and Saskatoon on Tuesday, March 20, 2018 starting at 6:30 pm.

For more information and to register please visit Information Night or call a Student Recruitment Advisor at 1-866-467-4278.


Career Centre Newsletter for Winter 2018

Grade 9-12 students and parents will want to review the Winter Newsletter!  It is filled with career news, tips for exams, career events and opportunities,  important deadline information for Grade 12 students and scholarships information.

Winter 2017 2018


The Future is Yours – Largest Career Expo for Indigenous Youth.

The Future Is Yours is Saskatoon’s largest Career Expo targeting Indigenous youth. Employers and educators connect with youth who are employment ready or will soon enter the workforce. The work you do with the youth in your community is foundational in preparing youth for the future and becoming an active part of Saskatchewan.

February 6, 2018

For more information, click HERE.


Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall Scholarship

Deadline: March 15, 2018
The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall $500 scholarships are awarded to grade 11 students to assist in finishing their grade 12 school year.They can be used for:books; school supplies; family expenses; and other expenses to meet your academic goals.
A selection committee will consider four student qualities:
  • school and/or community-based leadership;
  • responsibilities outside of school;
  • financial support needed; and
  • academic performance.
For further information click HERE.

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 35 years, EWC has delivered a rich and varied, bilingual program. To date, more than 108,000 youth have lived the EWC experience… now it’s your turn!

A NEW THEME FOR 2018 – TECH & FOOD

Get ready to find out what new ideas will bring food to your plate in the future! This new theme includes encounters with industry leaders, such as biotechnologists, sustainable food specialists and agribusiness managers. Participants will go from laboratory to field to discover the great variety of tech and food careers.
SAVE $35 BY REGISTERING EARLY TO THIS NEW THEME!

Site: https://www.ewc-rdc.ca


Career Exploration and Planning Workshop

Are you considering post-secondary education but unsure which careers might be a good fit for you?  Do you want to develop more confidence in your career choice?  In this workshop, participants will have the opportunity to explore factors that are important when choosing a career, begin generating career and program options that could be a good fit for them, and learn about useful career research strategies and resources.

For more info:  http://calendar.saskpolytech.ca/cal/event/showEventMore.rdo;jsessionid=DF1176B62DB0781DC65101A1A59FD92B

Monday, October 23, 2017

6:30 – 8:30 pm

Saskatchewan Polytechnic

Moose Jaw Campus

600 Saskatchewan St W

Lab 4.240

To register call Stacey at 306-691-8311

Thursday, October 26, 2017

9:30 – 11:30 am

Saskatchewan Polytechnic

Regina Campus

4500 Wascana Parkway

Library Computer Lab 207.18

To register call Student Development at 306-775-7436

This workshop is open to individuals 17 years of age and older.  Basic computer skills recommended. Maximum of 12 participants so register early!

This workshop is free.  Paid parking is $2.00 per hour.


Scholarship Workshops

Room 130 during the noon hour

Thursday, September  21 – Intro to Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards
Wednesday, September 27 – Intro to Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards
Wednesday, October 4 – Workshop


September Update

Vanier Collegiate September Scholarship Update (over 10 scholarships are highlighted)