Archive for 2017

Schulich Leader Scholarship Nominee

Thursday, November 30th, 2017

The Schulich Leader Scholarship is a prestigious entrance scholarship awarded to a high school graduate enrolling in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) program at partner universities. The nominated student has the opportunity to win a $100,000 or $80,000 scholarship. The criteria includes: academic excellence, leadership, and financial need.  St. Mary High School can nominate one candidate and nomination is competitive. Please provide a list of school/community involvement, leadership activities, and a statement about financial need toMrs.Rapin in Student Services by Monday, January 15, 2018 to be considered for nomination. To find out more about the Schulich Leader Scholarship visit or

U of S: Best & Brightest and Circle of Honour Awards

Monday, October 30th, 2017

High-achieving students are encouraged to apply for Best and Brightest Entrance Scholarships, the highest-valued, renewable scholarships worth up to $40,000, which are awarded to recognize academic excellence and community engagement. Included in these awards are five that are specifically designated for Aboriginal students, known as the Circle of Honour Awards. To be considered, students must apply for admission by December 1, 2017 and submit their scholarship application through their PAWS account by December 15, 2017. Information about calculating an admission average, and required subjects by program are available on the U of S website.

Early Admission to the U of S

Monday, October 30th, 2017

December 1st, 2017 is the deadline to apply for Early Admission to U of S for programs in Edwards School of Business, Engineering, Education, Kinesiology and Bachelor of Science in Animal Biosciences. By December 1, 2017 applicants must submit the online application for admission and application fee, an up-to-date transcript, and proof of English proficiency, if required. Within 2-3 business days after applying for admission, each applicant will receive a Network Services ID (NSID) and password to access PAWS, the web portal of the uSask, where the student can check the status of the applications and also apply for awards. The deadline to apply for Regular Admission to U of S is February 15th, 2018. Information about calculation of the admission averages, and the required subjects by program are available on the U of S website.

Sask Polytech INSIGHT

Monday, October 30th, 2017

INSIGHT events provide an opportunity for prospective students to experience a Sask Polytech program first hand. These half-day events on Wednesday, November 16th will provide insight into a specific program, student life, campus atmosphere, admission requirements, and the application process. Registration is now open at Check out the participating programs and times at each campus city: Moose Jaw, Prince Albert, Regina and Saskatoon.

University of Alberta

Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

The University of Alberta will be visiting St. Mary High School to present information about programs, campus life, and admissions requirements. Any interested students may attend on Friday, October 13th, 2017 from 12:20 p.m. – 1:20 p.m. in the Chapel by the main office. For additional information, contact Mrs. Rapin in Student Services.

Rotary: Adventures in Agriculture

Friday, October 6th, 2017

This Rotary International Program for Senior High School Students will be hosted in Regina from November 22nd – November 26th, 2017. It provides students with an opportunity to visit Agribition (including the rodeo), tour major agriculture based industries, participate in networking and information sessions conducted by agriculture industry professionals and business leaders, participate in an in-depth forum discussion on the subject “Are present Agricultural practices environmentally sustainable?”, and be hosted at luncheons and dinners sponsored by industry partners. A sponsoring Rotary Club will select participating students based upon a school’s recommendation. Students entering Grades 11 and 12 who want to learn more about the agriculture industry and its career opportunities are encouraged to apply. For questions and applications regarding these opportunities, please contact: Bob Twyver, Youth Services Coordinator, Rotary Club of Prince Albert Email:, Telephone: 306-764-2929.

Opening Doors to Tomorrow Career Fair

Friday, October 6th, 2017

The career fair is being held at the Armoury and Exhibition Grounds on Wednesday, October 25th.  All Grade 9 students will be expected to attend. For Grade 10 -12 students, there will be a sign-up sheet on the glass wall in front of the guidance offices.  We encourage students to attend.

Horatio Alger Canadian Scholarship Program

Monday, September 25th, 2017

The Horatio Alger Association of Canada seeks to assist students who have demonstrated integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity, strength of character, financial need, a good academic record, commitment to pursue a post-secondary education, and a desire to contribute to society. Deadline to apply is October 25, 2017. For eligibility criteria and application procedures

See Our Future – Education & Career Fair

Monday, September 25th, 2017

The 20th annual See Our Future – Education & Career Fair will be held in Saskatoon on November 7, 2017 at TCU Place. Students can explore educational opportunities, examine career paths and plan vocational goals. Over 120 exhibitors will take part in the fair. Go to

TD Scholarship for Community Leadership

Monday, September 25th, 2017

TD Scholarships are awarded to students across Canada who have shown exceptional initiative in making a meaningful and lasting difference in their community. Each scholarship includes four years of tuition at any approved university or college in Canada and opportunities for summer employment at TD. The deadline to apply is November 17th, 2017. For more information visit