Archive for the ‘Scholarships’ Category

Gibson Livestock Scholarship Fund: $1500

Friday, May 6th, 2022

Gibson Livestock is proud to present the Gibson Livestock Scholarship fund for 2022! Applicants must be passionate about agriculture and entering or currently pursuing an agricultural related program full-time at a Canadian college, university, or apprenticeship (trade) institution. Gibson Livestock will award a scholarship of $1500 to the winning applicant(s) that can demonstrate their passion and potential through a 300–500-word essay describing themselves, their current involvement in Canadian agriculture, community, and extracurricular activities, what has inspired them to pursue a career field in agriculture and future goals for themselves in the Canadian Ag sector. Applicants must also provide – Two references – A reference letter – Transcripts (high school or post-secondary) *Awardees must present a university/college acceptance letter or letter of current enrolment before receiving the funds but may apply before they are accepted at such institution. The deadline to apply is May 15th, 2022. Applications can be sent to cassie@titanlivestock.com

Bourse Canadian Parents for French: PA Chapter

Monday, April 25th, 2022

Une bourse de 300 $ est offerte à un ou une élève finissant de 2022. Cette bourse est pour aider les élèves qui veulent continuer leur apprentissage du français. Pour savoir comment postuler, communiquez avec M. Joncas. La date limite pour postuler est le 25 mai 2022.

PAATA: Victor Thunderchild Memorial Scholarship ($500)

Thursday, March 31st, 2022

The Victor Thunderchild Memorial Scholarship was designed to acknowledge the significant contributions Mr. Thunderchild made in our community and honor that spirit in others. The deadline to apply for the scholarship is May 1st 2022. Information about criteria and submission requirements is available at http://pa.pursueonline.com/index.php/community/

Diamond North Credit Union Scholarships

Thursday, March 10th, 2022

Diamond North Credit Union is now accepting scholarship applications from member grade 12 students in our service area. Seven $1000 awards are available to students who are members of DNCU. Selection is based on leadership, community involvement, extra-curricular activities, and academic achievement. Students must complete the application and submit supporting documents by Sunday, May 1, 2022. Additional information is available at https://www.diamondnorthcu.com/en/your-diamond-north/diamond-north/in-our-communities

Affinity CU: Build a Better World Scholarship  

Thursday, February 10th, 2022

Grade 12 students who are a member of Affinity Credit Union or have a parent or guardian who is a member are eligible to apply for this scholarship. Students must be enrolling for post-secondary education. This year, 30 scholarships of $1000 will be awarded. The deadline to apply is April 18, 2022. For additional information, as well as an application form, please go to www.affinitycu.ca

Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Scholarship

Friday, January 21st, 2022

The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Scholarship ($1000) is awarded to a Grade 12 student who will be attending a post-secondary institution in the fall. Four student qualities will be considered: school and/or community-based leadership, responsibilities outside of school, financial support needed and academic performance. École St. Mary High School can nominate one candidate and nomination is competitive. Please provide a list of school/community-based leadership, responsibilities outside of school, and a statement about financial need to Mrs. Rapin in Student Services by Monday, February 28th to be considered for nomination. The application deadline is March 15, 2022.

Princess of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall Scholarships

Friday, January 21st, 2022

The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall Scholarship ($500) is awarded to a Grade 11 student to assist in finishing their Grade 12 school year. Four student qualities will be considered: school and/or community-based leadership, responsibilities outside of school, financial support needed and academic performance. École St. Mary High School can nominate one candidate and nomination is competitive. Please provide a list of school/community-based leadership, responsibilities outside of school, and a statement about financial need to Mrs. Rapin in Student Services by Monday, February 28th to be considered for nomination. The application deadline is March 15, 2022.

Saskatchewan Agriculture Student Scholarship

Monday, November 22nd, 2021

For students passionate about telling the story of the agriculture industry, the governments of Canada and Saskatchewan are proudly offering the Agriculture Student Scholarship for the 12th consecutive year. Saskatchewan Grade 12 students and recent high school graduates (within the last two years) have the chance to win a grand-prize scholarship of $4,000 or one of three runner-up scholarships of $2,000 when they submit a three-minute video or 1,000-word essay on transparency. This year’s scholarship theme encourages youths to explore their idea of transparency in agriculture and how it affects public perception of the industry. To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must be planning to take an agriculture-related post-secondary education program beginning in the fall of 2022. This scholarship program has been designed to identify young people who are planning to pursue a career in the agriculture industry. The deadline to apply is March 1, 2022. For more information: visit saskatchewan.ca/ag-scholarship; or, contact agriculture.scholarship@gov.sk.ca

Paddy O’Rourke Poetry Scholarship ($1000)

Tuesday, October 26th, 2021

The Paddy O’Rourke Poetry Scholarship was established in 2018 to recognize and encourage young Saskatchewan poets. It is named in honour of Patrick (Paddy) O’Rourke, a teacher, literary editor, mentor and prominent friend of Saskatoon’s and Saskatchewan’s arts community. The Paddy O’Rourke Poetry Scholarship will be awarded annually, at the discretion of the Scholarship judges and administrators. The amount awarded will be determined in part by donor support. The 2022 scholarship will be for $1,000 CDN. Applications will be accepted from April 1 to April 30, 2022.  Applications must be submitted by mail or courier. Incomplete applications will not be considered. For more information, and to submit an entry, please visit http://www.orourkepoetryscholarship.ca/

Lives That Make a Difference

Tuesday, October 26th, 2021

Students in Grade 5- Grade 12 may enter the contest by writing an essay (300 words or less) based on someone they think made the biggest impact (positive or negative) on Canadian society in 2021. Prizes are awarded in two grade levels: Grade 5-8 and Grade 9-12. Two winners will be selected in each level: Grand Prize is $3,000 for the student and $1000 for the Department/Classroom of the teacher. First Prize is $2,000 for the student and $1000 for the Department/Classroom of the teacher. The deadline to enter is December 31st, 2021. For more information, as well as rules and teacher resources, please visit http://www.livesthatmakeadifference.com/