Welding Applied Certificate – Saskatchewan Polytechnic

Do you want to prepare yourself for a career in welding? This 20 week enhanced program is based on Level 1 Apprenticeship Training.  Once you become an apprentice, graduates of the program can apply to the SK Apprenticeship and Trade Commission for credit for Level 1 Welding training.

Course Dates:  Sept. 5, 2017 – February 2, 2018

Cost:  $3036.00 +$750

Information Session:

  • Thursday June 15, 2017
  • 10:00 am
  • Room 241
  • Regina SK Poly

Contact Information:

  • Amanda Rivney 306-775-7472, amanda rivney@saskpolytech.ca
  • Gerry Rupchan 306-775-7486, gerry.rupchan@saskpolytech.ca

Friendly City Optimist Club “Friend of Youth” Scholarship

Great scholarship opportunity available to local Moose Jaw high school graduates.

2017 Friend of Youth Scholarship

Deadline: May 19, 2017

Sask Poly – Easy Start Transition Workshop for Students Who Require Accessibility Services

If you are a student living with a disability, about to begin your post-secondary studies at Saskatchewan Polytechnic, the Easy Start Transition Workshop will provide a head start towards your success. Wondering what to expect as a student living with a disability in a new learning environment?

The workshop provides information on:

  • Academic accommodation
  • Documentation requirements
  • Financial assistance
  • Assistive technology
  • Exam booking process
  • Other supports and resources

Workshop includes:

  • Tips to prepare for post-secondary studies
  • Discussion with experienced students eager to provide you with tips to make school life easier
  • Tour of main campus
  • Opportunity to meet other new students
Date: Wednesday, June 7, 2017
Time: 1 – 4 p.m.
Location: Saskatchewan Polytechnic, Moose Jaw Campus
Saskatchewan Street East 6th Ave. NW

Please gather in the Macoun Meeting room off of the cafeteria.

Cost: Free, refreshments will be provided


To register, please contact Student Services, Stacey Budd at 306-691-8311 stacey.budd@saskpolytech.ca or Ellen Leaman at 306-691-8310 ellen.leaman@saskpolytech.ca


Site: http://saskpolytech.ca/student-services/support/transition-workshop.aspx

Indspire Scholarships


  • For Indigenous individuals enrolled in full time post-secondary studies
  • Eligible fields of study include Business, Health Careers, Science, Law, Engineering, Information Technology, Education, Social Work, Social Sciences and Technical Studies

Value:  Various ($800 – 4500)

Deadline:  Various dates

Site: http://indspire.ca/for-students/bursaries-scholarships/

McIntyre Family Foundation – The Prairie Healthcare Scholarship


  • For students studying in a health-related field (Medicine, Nursing, Physiotherapy, Massage Therapy, Pharmacy, Nutrition, Social Work).
  • Each application is reviewed on a case-by-case basis to determine their eligibility.
  • Applicants are required to provide an essay presenting what their study plans are and providing their grade transcripts.
  • First year, second year and everyone one in between are welcome to apply.

Value: Multiple awards at varying amounts ($2000 – $20,000)

Deadline:  June 1 – 30

Site: http://www.mff.ca/about.html

Saskatchewan Physical Education Association


  • Must be enrolled in a U of R or U of S Kinesiology/Physical Education program or a Polytechnic recreation/leisure program.
  • Must be actively involvement in high school Phys. Ed., intramural & extracurricular programs, have a min. 70% average, and display strong leadership and sportsmanlike qualities.

Value:  2 x $700

Deadline:  June 30

Site: http://www.speaonline.ca/uploads/2/2/0/2/22022168/spea_scholarships_-_july_2014.pdf

The Larry Wilson Scholarship Program


  • The Moose Jaw Arts in Motion have scholarships available to students who will be studying in the following disciplines:
  • Drama
  • Dance (Traditional and Contemporary)
  • Musical Theatre (live voice and dance)
  • Instrumental
  • Vocal
  • Literature (including writing, journalism, screen writing)

Value:  multiple $500 plus

Deadline:  June 30

Site:  http://www.artsinmotion.ca/scholarship

Canada’s Outstanding Young Farmers Program


  • Must be pursuing post-secondary education leading to a diploma or degree in agriculture.
  • Essay topic: Why are you passionate about agriculture in Canada?

Value:  $1000

Deadline:  June 30

Site:  http://oyf.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/scholarshipappform-5.pdf

BBG Communication Scholarship


  • For students between the ages of 16 -21.
  • Applicants must write answers to 2 essay questions are based on advances in information and communications.

Value:  1 x $1000

Deadline:  June 30

Site:  http://www.breylancommunications.com/bbgcommunications/132/scholarships.php

Learning Disabilities Association of Saskatchewan Scholarship

Value:  2 x $1500

Must explain:

  • How a learning disability has affected his/her life.
  • How he/she has learned to work with and compensate for those disabilities. 
  • What he/she hopes to do in the future.
  • Three letters of reference are also required

Deadline:  June 30

Site:  https://www.ldas.org/scholarship/