Monthly Archives: April 2016

Credit Union Scholarship is due!

Grads who are members of the Souris Credit Union OR have parents who are members are eligible to apply for the Credit Union Scholarship due MAY 8th worth $2000! 

Eligibility Requirements:

  1. Applicant, parent(s), or legal guardian must be an active member of a credit union on Prince Edward Island.
  2. The applicant must be a full-time Grade 12 student during the 2015-2016 academic school year.
  3. The applicant must be planning to attend a recognized University or College for the 2016-2017 school year. Please see list of all recognized Universities and Colleges here.

Evaluation Components:

  1. Scholarships will be awarded to individuals who encompass a well-rounded character. We are looking for involvement in the community, taking initiative in leadership roles and your overall performance as a student.
  2. Consideration will be given to the following criteria:
    • Community involvement
    • Extra-curricular activities
    • Career goals
    • Leadership roles
    • Work accomplishments while attending high school (if applicable)

Application Process:

  1. All applications must include the following documentation on hand in order to complete the application:
    • Proof of acceptance to a recognized university or college.
    • A reference letter from a previous teacher, employer, community group/organization of which the applicant is a member of/involved in.
    • A transcript of marks from the educational institution the applicant is currently attending.
  2. Once the application is submitted you will receive an automated notification through email that we have received it.
  3. The application will then be distributed to the respective credit union selection committee and may be subjected to additional criteria.
  4. You will be notified on the status of your application using through the email address you provide in the application.
  5. Only one application per student will be accepted.
  6. The scholarship will be paid jointly to the recipient and the chosen educational institution and is not renewable.

https://www.souriscreditu.com/Home/InOurCommunity/Scholarships/

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Holland College Scholarships are due soon!

A reminder to all potential Holland College students that MAY 15th is the absolute deadline to apply for scholarships.  Applications MUST be post marked May 15th in order to be considered.

There are plenty available, see Student Services for more information OR visit the Holland College link :

http://www.hollandcollege.com/alumni-and-friends/student-awards/

To access forms to apply, click on the following link

http://www.hollandcollege.com/alumni-and-friends/student-awards/application-required-forms/

Revised Scholarship!

The Clifford Ford Memorial Award has changed its criteria.  SRS students attending UPEI must have the following criteria to be considered;

  1. Entering a Bachelor of Arts program (preference to English or Sociology)
  2. Not receiving any other scholarship or entrance award from UPEI
  3. Demonstrates leadership through volunteerism and involvement in school activities
  4. The recipient will be awarded $500 toward UPEI tuition
  5. Application deadline is May 15th, applications can be picked up in Student Services

Summer Employment

D.P. Murphy Inc. – Application Form

Tim Hortons is hoping to hire 20 new employees this summer and is looking for students 16 years or older interested in working in customer service. They will be here on Wednesday, April 27th to interview interested students. If you would like to be interviewed please  print off the above application form and fill it in.  See Ms MacGregor Harris in Student Services to book a time to be interviewed.

Adventure Camp

Looking for something really fun to do this summer? Adventure Camp has got you covered! You can learn new hobbies and skills at Choose Your Own Adventure Camp or learn how to fish and survive in the wilderness at Adventure Survival Camp or get empowered and gain leadership skills at Girls Rock! Camp. What will your week at Adventure Camp look like? You will climb the high and low elements at the J.R. O’Hanley Ropes Course, climb the Red Rock Climbing wall, swim, stand-up paddleboard, play all sorts of games and sports, create art, learn leadership skills and make friends and memories. Snacks and lunch are provided. For more information visit: peiadventurecamp.wordpress.com To register call the Adventure Group at 902-628-8668 Katelyn Kennedy, Summer Camp Director 902-330-9353.