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CALENDAR

OF POST SECONDARY EVENTS and Scholarship Deadlines

   

                   Graduation Requirements

                                                         Apply to Post Secondary / Create Options/Check out Slide Show

                          

  Important Information for Grade 12's

Grade 12 Night (Slide Show)

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Provincial Examination Samples

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TOP                                                    OCT 2006
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
 2 3 Education Expo

Gr. 11's and 12's will be called to the gym

43 post-secondary schools participating
 

 

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University of Toronto

Sign-up in Student Services

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Potential Grad List Posted
 

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Dalhousie Open House

SMU Open House
 

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University of Guelph

Sign-up in Student Services
 

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Atlantic Flight Academy

Sign-up in Student Services

26

UNB and You

7pm Ramada

Dartmouth

Information Session

Register @

1-888-895-3344

27MSVU

Open Campus Day
Acadia Open House

King's College Open House 10am-2pm

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TOP                                                           NOV 2006

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
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Dalhousie University Presentation

Sign-up in Student Services

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Mt. Allison University Open House


 

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7 8    Mt. Allison University Presentation

Sign-up in Student Services

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13 14

Grade 12 Post Secondary Night

7:00

15

NSAC Intro

Program #1

Holland College PEI Open House 12-7

1-800-446-5265

 

 

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NSAC Intro  

Program #2

 

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NSAC Intro

Program #3

 

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St. Thomas University Presentation

Sign-up in Student Services
 

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DEC 2006

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
     
 

 

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4

House of Commons Page Program Application Deadline
 

5 6
Dalhousie B.Sc.

Presentation

Food Science

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Dalhousie B.Sc.

Presentation

13 14
 
15Deadline:

Millenium Excellence Awards

Univ. of Alberta Academic Excellence Scholarship Deadline

Burger King Scholars Program
see counselor

18 19 20

Wendy's Classic Achiever Scholarship Deadline

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JAN 2007

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
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Fill out post-secondary info form

All Gr 12's A block

11Cape Breton University invites prospective students and parents to an
information session
 7 p.m.
Future Inn
30 Fairfax Drive
Halifax, NS
For more information please contact welcome@cbu.ca
 
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22Deadline for Cdn Coast Guard full scholarship 23
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Visit McGill U

Jan. 28th

 

29 30   NSCC IT Campus, Leeds St.

Open House 7pm
 

 

 

31   NSCC AkerleyCampus

21 Woodlawn Rd.

Open House 7pm

Zonta International Scholarship Deadline

University of Queens Scholarship Deadline


 

FEB 2007

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
   
 
1     Terry Fox Humanitarian Award  Deadline postmarked

University of Guelph Major Scholarships Deadline See your counselor for nomination

York University scholarship deadline

 

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Applications due Accent program
 

16

St. Mary's Campus Tour by Department 10-12

Sign up in SS

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21 22

St. Mary's On the Spot Admissions during lunch

 

23 Career Expo 2007 Truro Agridome 9-9/ Sat. also
UPEI presentation 9:10 Sign up in Student Services
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Bissett Scholarship Application due in to Student Services

Planning to attend U of Alberta: contact counsellor

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Dalhousie Commerce Program Presentation 9:10

Sign up in Student Services

Applications due Explore program

Acadia University Harrison McCain Scholar-Bursary

Simon Fraser University, UBC deadlines to submit an application for entrance scholarships


 

 

 

MARCH 2007

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
   
 
1 UNB Deadlines

Memorial University Application Deadlines: apply online

University Day at NSAC register online by March 1st

NSAC Harrison McCain Scholar-Bursary deadline

University of Kings' College 
deadline to apply for 

(1)Dr Carrie Best Scholarship
(2)Harrison McCain Scholar Bursary
(3)Colin Starnes Award


St Thomas University deadline for consideration for guaranteed scholarship...must include scholarship application form also deadline for Harrison McCain Scholarship application

University of Guelph National Scholarship deadline

University of Alberta Scholastic Distinction Scholarship deadline 

Acadia University

Harrison McCain Scholar-Bursary deadline

2 Experience Acadia Days 2007

Students, Family and Friends 3 dates to choose from
 Time: Friday 9:00 am until Saturday 11:30 am
Register: Select the "Register for Upcoming Events" link here in the Acadia4U portal or call 902.585.1155

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University Day
at NSAC register online by March 1st
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Experience Acadia Days 2007
 

Time: Friday 9:00 am until Saturday 11:30 am
Register: Select the "Register for Upcoming Events" link here in the Acadia4U portal or call 902.585.1155

 

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Register by today for St. Mary's Open House (online)

420-5776
 

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deadline

NSACAtlantic Scholars

NSAC Sport Leadership Award

Dalhousie Entrance Bursary

Dalhousie Fairfax Award

Dalhousie Alumni Leadership Award

Dalhousie First Nations and Indigenous Black Entrance Scholarship

Dal CD Howe Memorial Scholarship in Engineering

Dal Lockward Memorial scholarship

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Experience Acadia Days 2007

Time: Friday 9:00 am until Saturday 11:30 am
Register: Select the "Register for Upcoming Events" link here in the Acadia4U portal or call 902.585.1155

St. Mary's Open House 1:00-4:00
 

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NSCC Info Session 7:00pm

Akerley Campus

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Dexter Institute of Heavy Construction Program deadline to apply

 

 

Dr.P.Anthony Johnstone Scholarship deadline

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Nova Scotia Power  Employment Equity Scholarship deadline

Applications Halifax Regional Municipality

 

 

APRIL 2007

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
 2
NSCSA Safest Schools Scholarship deadline
3Garfield Weston Merit Scholarship for Colleges deadline 4 5

 

6
Halifax Shipping Association Essay Writing Contest
deadline See Student Services
9
Future Leaders Scholarship ( Boys and Girls Club)
deadline
Application available in Student Services
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deGarthe Art Scholarship deadline 

CSSF and Canada Basketball Scholarship deadline

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Retail As a Career Scholarship deadline
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Dartmouth Club of the Canadian Federation of University Women Bursary
deadline

PAANS Scholarships for Students with Disability deadline to apply 

Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Assoc Mandy Ivany Education Award
deadline

Institute of Chartered Accountants Scholarship deadline

 

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Pengrowth-Nova Scotia Energy Scholarship (for students entering College or University) deadline
 

30

CDN Hospitality Foundation Scholarships

IODE Bursary deadline
(Student Services)

Summer Arts Camp in Annapolis Valley... deadline to apply

MADD Canada's Multimedia Contest deadline

 

Vancouver Film School Canada Road Show visits Halifax 6:00 pm Delta Halifax Hotel
1990 Barrington St.

       

MAY 2007

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
 
 
1

IODE Bursary

Applications in Student Services

2 3
Walk With Us on May 7th
Aliant Walk for Kids Help Phone
Register online or see Diane in CAVWAY

 

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Centre of Arts and Technology Campus Day Sat. May 6th 10:00am - 2pm
Register online or call 429-1847

Credit Counselling Services of Atlantic Canada Winter Scholarship Competition deadline
(application in Student Services)

Somme BR#31/Centennial Branch #160 Joint Poppy Committee scholarship applications must be sent in prior to May 8/06
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RBC Royal Bank Financial Lifeskills Scholarship deadline (application in Student Services)

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Teachers Plus Credit Union Educational Awards deadline

Dartmouth General Hospital Auxiliary Bursary ($1500.) deadline
 

Jeremy Dias Scholarship deadline

 

Epilepsy Association Nova Scotia Scholarship /Bursary deadline

James Russell Kline Memorial Bursary deadline 

Walter H. Johnson (Tourism) Scholarship deadline 

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Deadlines:

Halifax County Local NSTU High School Bursaries for 2007
Application: Student Services

Teachers Plus Credit Union Educational Awards

RBC Financial Group Entrance Scholarship NSAC

Dartmouth General Hospital Auxiliary Memorial Bursary

Mount Saint Vincent University
Annette Verschuren Endowed  Scholarship application
deadline

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NSCC Entrance Awards
deadline

 

21 22
Lieutenant Governor's Award (grade 11 students) Application must be in to Main Office by 9:00am 
23 24College of Geographic Sciences  Information Session
May 28 1:30-3:30
50 Elliott Rd. Lawrencetown (Valley)
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Jim Lorway Memorial Bursary
28 29
Harry Jerome Scholarships deadline


Centre of Arts and Technology Tuition Advantage Program  deadline

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Learning Matters Bursary Program deadline

MADD Canada Bursary Fund deadline

 

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African Nova Scotian University Entrance Scholarship deadline
 

 

JUNE 2007

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
       

 

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Daughters of Penelope Educational Award deadline
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Saint Thomas Baptist Church Entrance Scholarships
Deadline: June 9th
(forms available in Student Services or from your church)


Percy Dares Memorial Prize deadline
(See Student Services binder for details)

Marion Sweet Memorial Bursary (Trappers' Association) deadline
11 12 13 14
University of Alberta Academic Excellence Scholarship for Grade 11's deadline
15

AHEPA Scholarship for Greek heritage

J.-Edouard-Leblanc Scholarship deadline


2006 Apple Scholars Awards
deadline

Nova Scotia Power and International Brotherhood  of Electrical Workers  Apprenticeship Scholarship deadline... See Student Services

M&NP Scholarship Academic Achievement (Mi'kmaw students) Awards deadline

Acadia University Discovery Quest program for grade 11 students
June 18-24

Check with Student Services

18 19
St Joseph's College of Early Childhood Education Information Session
6:00 to 7:00 pm
2326 Brunswick St, 2nd Floor, Halifax
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Black Educators' Association Bursary Fund
(contact 424-7036 for new information)

Graham Pinsent Memorial Bursary deadline
Applications in Student Services or at the Lesbian Gay and Bisexual Youth Project

National Union of Public and General Employees award dealines

Johnson Inc Scholarships and Grants (deadline Sept

 

 

SEPT 2006    

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
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4 5 6 Registration

Forms available for timetable mistakes

7 8
11 Sign-up Sheet in Student Services for transcript requests as needed 12 13 Last day for  Course Change Request forms 14 15 Course Changes finalized
18 NSCC applications and calendars are now  available

Send completed applications  to the NSCC asap

19 20 21   Looking for grade 12's for this year's Communication Committee
Watch for 10's and 11's to be called for later
22    NSCC   Presentation

2nd period by

Sign-up

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29 Inservice

 

Millennium Scholarship/Bursary Sites

http://www.millenniumscholarships.ca/en/students/Bursaries.asp

http://www.millenniumscholarships.ca/en/students/highschool.asp

http://www.millenniumscholarships.ca/en/faqs/faqlist.asp

Millennium Access Grant
Grant site

  When you apply for Student Loan you automatically get considered for this grant. 
You need to be in the first year of a two year program that is longer than 24 weeks
and you have to have a parental contribution of less than $1000.00. 
You also have to complete a pre-study report.
 

 

Summer Employment
Service Canada Centres for Youth

(Dartmouth Location)

Service Canada for All Ages

COOL   Camp Courage
First Responders Society
Free Camp for girls 15 - 19 interested  in
careers such as : police officer, firefighter, paramedic
(information on site or in Student Services)

Marine Institute of Memorial University of Newfoundland
Summer Camps
Marine Pursuits   Underwater Robotics   Camp Glow

Really check this out)
 Not Worth It
 (Work Place Safety)


 Learn Core French 12 online

Summer Fun!
Atlantic Cirque camps

Tatamagouche Centre
 

NEW  Ocean Instrumentation ( new diploma/degree program)
Marine Institute of Memorial University


DEEP
 

 Federal Student Work Experience Program (FSWEP)
Check it out!

Acadia University Summer Camps ... Music and/or Science

African Nova Scotian Students' Scholarships
University Entrance
Post-Secondary
Community College
Performing Arts

Canadian Coast Guard 
now recruiting... with scholarships

NEW  Nova Scotia Skills Competition
 

Bachelor of Applied Arts in Print Journalism
UPEI and Holland College

NSCC-Nova Scotia Community College- Apply Now!!
Applications available in Student Services

Test Drive a NSCC Program
Check with your counsellor

 

 

 


NEW
  Learn Core French 12 online

 

 Elsie Jean Lambert Memorial Scholarship deadline (Legion)
                         Jack Moore Memorial Bursaries deadline (Legion)
                         Wales Scholarship deadline (Legion)

             

 University of Alberta Eldon Foote Track and Field Scholarship deadline

African Nova Scotian Students Post Secondary, Community College and Performing Arts Scholarship deadline

University of Alberta International Baccalaureate and Advanced Placement Scholarship deadline

 Pearson Seminar on Youth Leadership

Miscellaneous and Useful

Post Secondary Information

General AdmissionRequirements 
For Universities and Colleges Within the Atlantic Provinces:

Options for Education After High School

Post-Secondary Application Procedure

NSCC_ Update on program openings

Students With High Needs and Post Secondary Education

Graduation Requirements

 

FLEC
(Flexible Learning Education Centre)
832-8630

Adult High School
and
Night  School Schedule

On-Line courses
through FLEC

 Correspondence
on-line

Halifax Regional School Board

NS Department of Education

Youth Path 
(Gov't  of Canada resources)

G.E.D. Program

Correspondence Courses

Dept of Education Fact Sheet on Senior High Program

Dept of Education Fact Sheet on Other education Routes

 

 

Saint Mary's University
University Prep Courses

Nova Scotia Student Assistance   

Sites related to Student Loans and  Finances

Parent Contribution Income Calculator      for NS Student Assistance

How Can I Pay for School ?

Student Assistance (Dept of Education Fact Sheet)

Dept of Education Fact Sheet on Scholarship Program for African Nova Scotians

 

Scholarships and Awards

Criteria for Ranking

Grade 12 University Acceptable Courses for Rank List

French Language Bursaries


SAT 
(Scholastic Aptitude Test)

ACT
Testing


 

 


 

 


 

Career Options 
(
recently upgraded)

Career and Job Links

Career Development
includes some career websites and decision making tools

Personality Tests

Skills in Demand

Career Cruising
 Computerized Career Program
for 2005-06

Username and Password
available from:
 counsellor
 

 

Service Canada Centre for Youth (Jobs)

Service Canada
for All Ages

NEW
   CanLearn
Helping you Save Plan and Pay for your Education

Youth Link
(NEW EDITION)

(Really check this out)
Not Worth It
(Work Place Safety)

Nova Scotia Job Shop
(NEW)

Passport to Safety 
online test with certificate

Youth in Motion   
career planning, learning about finances and much more

Looking for a Job

NEW     FSWEP
Federal Student Work experience Program

Accent or Odyssey
(part-time and full time language assistant jobs)

 


 

Job Sites

Apprenticeship Training

Resume Writing, Interviews, 

Social Insurance Number (SIN) Information

Dalhousie Counselling Centre -links to some useful information

Henson College
(High School Courses in the Summer)

Dalhousie University Transition Year Program (TYP)

Special Programs
 and 
Opportunities

ExtraCurriculars

Duke of Edinburgh's Awards
(can earn high school credits)


Study Tips
Time Management and much more

Tutors

 

 Aboriginal Information 

Course Selection Presentation
for Grade 10 and 11 Students

Part I and Part I


ADHD  
(Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder)

Provincial Autism Centre

PEACE site

NEW
NEW Some of Us   NEW

Absolute

Mental Health and High School

Teens and Grief

Alcohol and Drugs info

Youth in Care   Newsletter

Try the Keirsey Test of personality

CHOICES (Adolescent Addiction and Prevention Treatment Services)


TEEN HEALTH
CENTRES

CAVWAY

N.S. Health Network

Canadian Health Network

 Health Net Atlantic

Chebucto Health Net

 (How to Register for Teen Health Centres.com)

TeenHealth Centres.com

Gay, Bisexual Youth Project in Nova Scotia

Cancer and Teens

 

 


 

 

 

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