MACNEILL MAY 2022 CAREER CENTRE NEWSLETTER

Career Centre Website: for MacNeill and Palmer: On homepage, see CALENDAR for events, scholarships and opportunities, see tab NEW INFO for latest posts, and  tab NEWSLETTERS to catch up on monthly news.

https://portal.sd38.bc.ca/public/y4q4m6k/Pages/default.aspx

 

Facebook Page: Ms. Mayer Career Centre: (For newsfeed on the latest career centre info)

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Ms-Mayer-Career-Centre/333673583360594

 

Summer School

Registration is open - https://rvs.sd38.bc.ca/

 

GRADE 11's:

 If you are considering studying in the USA for your post-secondary education, now is the time to check with the schools you are considering to see if you need to register for and to write your SAT or ACT exams, so that you are ready with your exam results, to apply for American schools in the early Fall.   https://www.collegeboard.org/​  * Note -  that due to the pandemic, some schools have waived the necessity for the exams so be sure to check with the schools you are considering.

 

*Grade 11 students should be doing their research for post-secondary applications when they open this fall.

 

GRADE 12’s:

Student Transcripts Service (STS)

The STS is an online application for students to view their marks, scholarships and transcripts, and send transcripts to post-secondary institutions and third parties.
To access the service, visit the Ministry of Education’s Order Transcripts and Certificates website at https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/education-training/k-12/support/transcripts-and-certificates
Follow the instructions found there.

 

Offers of Admission: Grade 12 students who have applied to a university/college for entry in September are reminded to regularly check the institution's secured student service (student account) website/portal for new messages. Many sites require students to use the Identification Number that was noted on their confirmation letter along with a password.  These sites contain important details regarding:  transcript submission, self-reporting, admission offers, course pre-requisites, registration, deadline dates, contact information, grades, etc.

  

University Application Deadlines
Check each school for possible application extensions as most deadlines have passed

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Applying for Residence at Post-Secondary Schools

If you are planning to stay in residence, students should make sure they are aware of specific deadlines to apply as well as the rules regarding COVID.

 

Student Aid/Student Loans

Applications usually open in early June For details visit: https://studentaidbc.ca/apply/how-to-apply​

 

Up-Coming Events:

 

MAY 1/22 – Deadline to accept offers at SFU, UBC, Uvic and many other universities Check your letters of offers for your deadline.

 

MAY 3/22  (And June 1/22)­ U of A Course Registration Workshop uab.ca/reg101

 

MAY 4 & 18/22 – SD 38 Apprenticeship Q & A for students and parents interested in learning about the Trades Training Opportunities while they are in high school.   3 PM Zoom Meeting ID: 616 3753 0153 Passcode: 860349 https://sd38.zoom.us/j/61637530153May

 

MAY 11/22 – DISCOVER UVIC Online Event  for grade 10-12’s Register at https://my.uvic.ca/RecruitNewWFE/Events/EventDetails?eventId=f9e119a9-ee7a-ec11-9105-00505695aa57

 

MAY 16/22 – 3:30. KPU Next Steps Workshops  Register: https://www.kpu.ca/info-sessions/future-students/next-steps/may-202

 

May 18/22 12:00 pm to 12:30  KPU Next Steps Workshops  Register: https://www.kpu.ca/info-sessions/future-students/next-steps/may-202

 

MAY 18/22 6-7 PM UBC 1ST Year Science Info Session. To register for this event visit:  https://ubc.zoom.us/.../u5Ysc-qhpjsoHtb8Y4lPEwCagj229eogiYjz

 

MAY/22  Langara Course Planning Sessions Check this link for upcoming dates: https://langara.ca/student-services/counselling/workshops-info-sessions/course-planning-sessions.html

 

May 25/22 4:30 pm – UBC Sauder Business School Info Session for anyone interested. Register: To register for this event visit:  https://ubc.zoom.us/.../u5Ysc-qhpjsoHtb8Y4lPEwCagj229eogiYjz

 

MAY/JUNE /22 applications open  - Emily Carr Summer Institute for Teens 
Emily Carr Summer Institute for Teens (Online) The Summer Institute for Teens (SIT) is an intensive pre-university program featuring small classes taught by professional, practicing artists to prepare students for the next step in their creative career.. See: https://www.ecuad.ca/academics/teen-programs/summer-institute-for-teens/registration

 

 

Some Upcoming Scholarships:

(For more Scholarships Visit the ‘Calendar’: https://portal.sd38.bc.ca/public/y4q4m6k/Pages/default.aspx#/= )

 

MAY 1/22 - Herbaland scholarship - https://www.herbaland.ca/pages/herbaland-scholarship

MAY 1/22 - Trevor Linden Scholarship - https://www.nhl.com/canucks/community/lindenscholarship

MAY 2/22 - BC School Sports Scholarship - https://www.bcschoolsports.ca/member-services/scholarships/bcss-dave-gifford-memorial-scholarship

MAY 2/22 -  Richmond Montessori Scholarship -  RAM Scholarship Application 2022.pdf

MAY 6/22 – BC Clean Energy Scholarship- https://cleanenergybc.org/clean-energy-bc-secondary-school-student-scholarship-2022/

MAY 6/22 – BC Transplant Society Scholarship - http://www.transplant.bc.ca/get-involved/awareness-programs/school-programs/%EF%BC%82live-life-pass-it-on%EF%BC%82-scholarship

MAY 6/22 – Canadian Trust Foundation Bursary - http://education.myblueprint.ca/cstf/

MAY 15/22 – Shashi Bursary - SHASHI ASSANAND BURSARY Information Jan 28th 2021 lb-mn-sc Jan 23 2022 (1).pdf

MAY 20/22 – Hebden Chemistry Bursary Award - https://westerncampus.ca/exclusive-to-wcr/hebden-chemistry/

MAY 24/22 – Canadian Hearing Scholarship - https://scholartree.ca/scholarship/canadian-hearing-services-national-scholarship/asm3D6CXp5

MAY 31/22 – Lisa Huus  Bursary - https://islandkidsfirst.com/lisa-huus-bursary/

 

Marika Mayer
Career Information Advisor
mmayer@sd38.bc.ca(link sends e-mail)

R.C. Palmer Secondary (Mon, Thurs, alt. Wed)
A.R. MacNeill Secondary (Tues, Fri, alt Wed)