Archive for February, 2017

U of S Competitive Entrance Awards

Wednesday, February 8th, 2017

Students who have applied to the U of S can apply online for Competitive Entrance Awards. Applications links can be found in your PAWS Account. The deadline to apply for Competitive Entrance Awards is March 1, 2017.

Important U of S Application Deadlines

Wednesday, February 8th, 2017

February 15, 2017 is the deadline to apply for admissions to:

·        Agriculture and Bioresources

·        Education

·        Edwards School of Business

·        Engineering

·        Kinesiology

U of R Admission on the Spot

Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

U of R will once again be hosting an Admission on the Spot event on February 16th at the University of Regina from 3:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Students who submit their unofficial transcripts, with an application, at the event will receive a discounted ($70) application fee and a free pair of limited-edition U of R mittens!

The Faculty of Education will also be offering a TEAP Application Workshop at 4:30 p.m. this same evening. Details are available online at https://urconnected.uregina.ca/

U of R Important Application Deadlines

Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

U of R IMPORTANT APPLICATION DEADLINES

– College of Nursing: February 15th

– College of Education: March 1st

– Priority Deadline: March 15th
* Students who apply before these dates are entered to win free tuition for a year

** Entrance Scholarship Application Deadline is March 15th.

U of R Entrance Scholarship Application Workshops

Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

U of R will be having four  Entrance Scholarship Application Workshops on campus.  All workshops will be located in the main Archer Library, Regina Room (LY 107.32):

Wednesday, February 15th from 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday, February 21st from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Thursday, March 2nd from 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Monday, March 6th 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Agriculture-Related Post-Secondary Education

Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

The Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture awards a grand-prize scholarship of $4,000 and three runner-up scholarships of $2,000 for students who thinkAG. Applicants need to produce a three-minute creative video or write a well-researched fact-based 1,000-word essay sharing their food story; and provide proof of acceptance to a post-secondary institution and a letter of recommendation from a teacher, agriculture industry or community leader. Note that immediate family of the Government of Saskatchewan and Saskatchewan Crop Insurance Corporation employees are not eligible to apply. The application deadline is March 1, 2017. Visit saskatchewan.ca/thinkag or contact [email protected] for more information. 

Affinity Credit Union Scholarships – Gr 11 and Gr 12

Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

Affinity Credit Union has two great scholarship opportunities for grade 11 and 12 students. To be eligible to apply students must be a member of Affinity Credit Union or have a parent or guardian who is a member. More information regarding the two scholarship opportunities below, along with application forms, can be found at www.affinitycu.ca or call 306-385-4420.

  • Elwood Harvey Co-operative Leadership Program – Grade 11 students

Each student receives a $2500 award upon completion of the leadership program. Twenty-six students are accepted into the program. This award is offered by our District Councils, those who’ve been elected to represent their communities within the credit union. It gives recipients the chance to participate in their local District Council meetings and a variety of other events during their grade 12 year! Deadline to apply is May 1, 2017.

  • Build a Better World Scholarship – Grade 12 students

This program is designed for students graduating in spring 2017 and enrolling in post-secondary education. We have 88 scholarships of $500 to award this year! Deadline to apply is April 17, 2017.