École St Mary High School Grad 2018 Awards Application

March 21st, 2018

Students who are interested in applying for awards that will be presented at Grad 2018 must submit a Grad 2018 Awards Application Checklist Cover Page and aGrad 2018 Awards Application. These forms, as well as forms for General Proficiency ApplicationRoyal Canadian Legion Verification, and The Sisters of Our Ladies of the Cross Scholarship Application are available at http://bit.ly/SMHSGradAwards An awards package containing the description of the awards is available at the main office. The checklist cover page, awards application, and other required documents, such as reference letters (not a relative, include contact information etc.), must be submitted to the main office no later than Friday, May 18th at 3:30 p.m.


Les and Irene Dube Service and Justice Scholarship

March 7th, 2018

A student will be presented with a $2,000 scholarship at École St Mary Grad 2018. To apply for this scholarship, a student must be enrolling as a full-time student in an Arts and Science program at the University of Saskatchewan through St. Thomas More College for their first year of study. The student must also agree to participate fully in the Service and Justice program, administered by the Engaged Learning Coordinator, which requires two hours of community volunteer work per week, excluding holiday and exam periods. As well, the student must have a minimum 80% average based on the following classes: Christian Ethics 20 or 30, ELA A30 or B30, three 30 level electives (but not PAA30 or Phys. Ed. 30), have demonstrated outstanding leadership and Christian service during their high school years, and be recommended by a Christian Ethics teacher. An application form must be submitted to the main office by Wednesday, March 28th at 3:30 p.mThe application form is available online on the career website http://bit.ly/Grad2018Awards .


Alex Prytula Award

March 7th, 2018

A male and a female student will be presented with a $2,000 award at École St Mary Grad 2018. The criteria for the award is as follows: outstanding contributions, financial need, and academics. The deadline to apply is Wednesday, March 28th at 3:30 p.m. Application forms are available online at http://bit.ly/Grad2018Awards . Please note that a high-resolution digital photo (jpg, not png), of the applicant doing an activity this year, must also be submitted to the main office with the completed application form.


Re\Max Quest for Excellence Bursaries

February 28th, 2018

Re/Max is offering sixteen $1000 bursaries to Grade 12 students in Western Canada. Students are to submit an online essay that conveys the contributions they have made to their communities: have you led a group of volunteers, raised funds for a worthwhile cause, helped special needs children or cared for seniors? The Quest for Excellence Program deadline is March 12th, 2018. For more information go to www.remax.ca and blog www.remax-western.ca/blog


Access Credit Union Scholarships – Gr 11 & Gr 12

February 28th, 2018

Affinity Credit Union has two great scholarship opportunities for Grade 11 and Grade 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, is available at www.affinitycu.ca or by calling 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, who have been elected to represent their communities within the Credit Union. The program gives recipients the opportunity 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, 2018.

  • Build a Better World Scholarship – Grade 12 students

This program is designed for students graduating in spring 2018 and enrolling in post-secondary education. We have 60 scholarships of $500 to award this year! Deadline to apply is May 1, 2018.


Access Communications Scholarships

February 28th, 2018

Access Communications will award up to 20 scholarships of $1,000 each to graduating students in Saskatchewan who are planning to attend post-secondary school at either a technical college or university. For eligibility, selection criteria, and application forms visit www.MyAccess.ca/InTheCommunity . The submission deadline is April 20, 2018.


Skills Canada Opportunity

February 14th, 2018

École St. Mary High School is looking for one student to participate in the Job Skill Demonstration at the Provincial Skills Canada competition in Regina on Friday, April 13, 2018The Job Skill Demonstration requires the student to present a 15-30 minute demonstration of a trades job skill to a panel of judges. For a list of contest descriptions, contact Mr. Thalheimer or Mr. Welter or visit the website: https://www.skillscanadasask.com/skills-competition/provincial-skills-competition/contest-descriptions  (carpentry, cooking, electronics, graphic design, job search, mechanical CADD, photography, public speaking . . .) The winner of the provincial competition receives a trip to compete in the National competition in Edmonton in June. This competition offers students the opportunity to display their skills to others and looks great on future job applications. If you have a skill that meets the criteria on the website, are comfortable with public speaking and presentation, and are interested in participating, please see Mr. Thalheimer or Mr. Welter in room 245, as soon as possible. The deadline to apply is Friday, March 2ndApply quickly as the school is only allowed to enter one student for this competition.


Mining Engineering Technology Program Presentation

February 13th, 2018

Join current students, faculty, and alumni to learn more about the Mining Engineering Technology program. The morning will include software demos, tours, student project displays, equipment displays, and a program overview presentation. This event will be held February 16, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at the Saskatchewan Polytechnic Saskatoon Campus at 55-33rd Street in the Mining Engineering Technology Building. Register by contacting Danielle Faris at 306-659-6900 or emailing [email protected] 


Canadian Parents for French Scholarships

February 8th, 2018

Canadian Parents for French is offering 4 scholarships for French Immersion students, one per grade level. Grade 9 to 11 scholarships are $100, Grade 12 is $300. If you are interested, please see the office or Mr. Joncas in Rm 238. The deadline for application is May 4, 2018.


U of R Admission-on-the-Spot and Information Night

February 6th, 2018

The University of Regina is hosting an Admission-On-The-Spot and Info Night Tuesday, February 13th, 2018. The event runs from 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm at the Holiday Inn Prince Albert. Complete your application and receive:

  • Waived application fee – you save $100.00
  • Admission on the spot – you must have a school transcript
  •  Free limited edition U of R mittens
  • Campus housing scholarships and promotion information

To learn more visit urconnected.uregina.ca or see Mrs. Rapin in Student Services.