Rotary Club of Moose Jaw Wakamow Scholarships

2020-2021
Two scholarships worth $1000 each

Criteria:

  • Academic standing (top 10% of class)
  • Involvement
  • Leadership
  • Volunteer work in school and community
  • Work Experience

Instructions:

  • Complete the application form below. Read the instructions! Pay attention to details. If you need more space, type in a document and attach to the application form, stating see attached documents in sections that you typed in a word processor.
  • 500 word essay
  • Two References
  • Transcript
  • Proof of acceptance to post-secondary
  • Deadline: June 30
    • (note: scholarships may be deferred for a year if the student is a year long Rotary Exchange student or is deferring post-secondary attendance to work due to financial need.)

Application Form:


I Wish I Knew Then What I Know Now – Virtual Session for Gr. 12 and Gr. 11 Students

Vanier Alumni will be hosting the annual presentaiton to provide the present graduates with advice, tips and genral knowledge about their first year out of high school. There will be a variety of alumni who all had different experiences. Some worked, upgrades, played sports, trades, went to college or univerisry. There is lots to learn from their lessons learned. Some of the topics may include:

  • Money
  • Cooking for yourself
  • Living on your own
  • Picking classes and office hours
  • Used books
  • Balancing social and school
  • Work and choosing schools and programs/changing minds
  • Student support services
  • Online classes
  • Mental Health
  • Employment/Paycheques/budgetting

Process:

Google Meets Tips:

  • Google Meet Grid View (if you want to see all participates in a grid format) – you need to enable this extension


Hillcrest Ladies Golf League Women “Fore” Women Golf Tournament “Supporting Youth Women in Sport”

The Hillcrest Ladies Golf League will be awarding a $500 scholarship to a female graduate who will be attending post-secondary education this fall from Peacock, Central and Vanier. The scholarships will be given to outstanding athletes accepted into post-secondary education.

The application must be in the form of a 500 word essay containing the following:

  • Tell us about you
  • The post-secondary institution you will be attending in the fall
  • The role of sport and academics in your life and your future endeavors
  • How sport plays a role in the development of character and leadership in women

Submit the application via email attachment (PDF) to negraiff.deb@gmail.com by June 12, 2021.

Contact Information:

Deb Negraiff
negraiff.deb@gmail.com


High Five Principles of Healthy Child Development-C Training

Who: This course is for anyone providing programs for children ages 4 to 12 such as full/part-time recreation staff, coaches, swim instructors, before and after-school care providers, and teachers.

What: HIGH FIVE® PHCD-C online training helps those working with children aged 4 to 12 enhance program quality, ensuring that every child has a positive experience in your programs.

How: It equips participants with the essential knowledge about the physical, social, emotional and cognitive attributes of each age and stage of a child’s development. Participants will learn how to incorporate the three essential Design Guidelines so that programs are Welcoming of Diversity and Uniqueness, Safe, and Developmentally Appropriate. They’ll also discover how the foundation of quality programs using the HIGH FIVE Principles of Healthy Child Development: A Caring Leader, Friends, Mastery, Participation, and Play. Leaders who complete this training in full are provided with an additional complimentary online training, Healthy Minds for Healthy Children.

When: This online training is available 24-7 so participants can learn at their own pace.

Where: Register now to receive your direct link to the online training.

Duration: 2 Hours

Cost: $30 + HST/GST

Site: https://www.prontario.org/mpower/event/loadevent.action?e=111 – home


Standard First Aid and CPR Courses

City of Moose Jaw Site: https://cityofmoosejaw.perfectmind.com/24467/Clients/BookMe4BookingPages/BookingCoursesPage?calendarId=f0ac7702-8375-486b-83ff-e5781f995b4c&widgetId=15f6af07-39c5-473e-b053-96653f77a406&embed=False


City of Moose Jaw Parks and Recreation

Great summer job!

Job Posting: https://www.saskjobs.ca/jsp/joborder/detail.jsp?job_order_id=1013080
High Five Training: https://www.prontario.org/mpower/event/loadevent.action?e=111#home


Other Vanier Scholarships

Go to the main page of pursue, scroll down to the bottom of the page, search the scholarship.
Every year the new form and information will be posted. Please note that the scholarships below have their own deadline dates, forms and places to send them to. Read carefully!

  1. Ned Andreoni Memorial Scholarship
  2. Catholic Women’s League
  3. Knight’s of Columbus Father Gilpin Council Award
  4. Knights of Columbus Council #1541 Awards,
  5. Redemptorist Father Scholarship
  6. Evan Thomas Memorial Scholarship
  7. Elementary SCC Scholarships
  8. Holy Trinity Teachers’ Association Award
  9. Boechler Great West Life Scholarship
  10. SYA Trades
  11. Royal Canadian Legion Scholarships and Bursaries
  12. Hillcrest Ladies Golf League
  13. CUPE 5512
  14. CUPE 5506
  15. CUPE 600-3
  16. Friendly City Optimist Club
  17. Rotary Club of Moose Jaw
  18. Rotary Club of Wakamow
  19. There are more, I am sure:-)

Vanier General Scholarship Application Form

ALL Grade 12 students are required to complete the Vanier General Scholarship Application form to be considered for any and all school scholarships that are administered through Vanier (Vanier Collegiate Scholarships Committee).

There will be a virtual presentation every March reviewing a number of scholarships and explaining Vanier’s General Scholarship Application Form.

Details:

  • You can do a paper copy or a PDF Fillable Form and then print it.
    • You can add a resume to your scholarship package and if possible please provide a copy of your acceptance letter from the school you plan on attending.
  • Deadline: All paper copies need to be handed into your Catholic Studies teacher on March 30, 2021.
    • If you miss the deadline, Ms. Lapointe will come and see you to ask you to fill one out on March 31.
    • If you are learning online, please contact Ms. Lapointe if you have not received her emails and you can email the information to her at christa.lapointe@htcsd.ca.
    • These copies will then be provided to the scholarship committee.
  • MANDATORY FOR ALL STUDENTS REGARDLESS OF PLANS OR GRADES.

Form:

PowerPoint Presentation:


SUTIL for Grade 11 Students

SUTIL is pleased to invite students to attend our Grade 11 Virtual Career Fair. Here are the details for the fair: 

Date: March 14, 2021
Time: 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM

Format: The fair will be hosted virtually through our sutil.ca platform. Students will have access to short presentations, which will be scheduled throughout the entire day in a rotation of concurrent sessions. Here is an example of the presentation rotation schedule, which will rotate for the entire day until 3:30 PM: 

Presentation Length: 30 minutes total (15 minute presentation + 10 minutes for Q&A + 5 minutes to move to next session)

How to Join: Students can attend as a class or individually by visiting the sutil.ca website and clicking on the banner titled “Grade 11 Virtual Career Fair.” This will connect them to a Google Doc that lists each presenter and the time they are presenting at (see example above). When they click on their institution of choice from the list, they will then immediately join that institutions’ virtual meeting space. 

Resources: SUTIL has created some resources to (a) assist with student engagement and (b) to help with event promotion. Please find attached this email the following resources: 

  • List of Attending Post-Sec Institutions
  • Career Fair Poster
  • SUTIL Bingo Card – This is an optional tool that guidance counsellors and teachers could use to help promote engagement with and attendance of the fair. SUTIL is not providing prizes due to logistical constraints. 

Please do not hesitate to reach out if you have any questions or concerns! Thank you for promoting this opportunity to your students!

This fair will allow students to have access to over 30 post-secondary institutions through a rotation of short presentations available all day long. The presentations will run for 30 minutes total, with time for questions at the end. We are hoping that this format will allow for students to have more access to the different institutions, as well as fit within their busy school schedule. 


Lakeland College – Make a Difference

Free Tuition for a Semester!

Make A video about how you make a difference in your community could mean free tuition for a semester!

If you’ve applied to a Lakeland College human services program for Fall 2021, you are eligible to enter our #LCHumanServicesMakeADifference TikTok contest!

All you need to do is create a video that shows how you’re making a difference in your family, school or community and post the video to your public TikTok account by Tuesday, May 11, 2021. You also need to tag the video with #LCHumanServicesMakeADifference and @LakelandCollege.

The grand prize will be equal to the domestic tuition costs for the applicant’s Fall 2021 semester!!!

For more info, visit lakelandcollege.ca/hscontest