Monthly Archives: September 2016

Occupational Health and Safety Award

The Workers Compensation Board is seeking high school students interested in promoting OHS.

Criteria:  Grade 11 or 12, good at connecting with students, interested in work safety

Requirements: attend a 1 day orientation in Ch’town on Thursday, OCt 27th, organize 6 activities to raise safety awareness, demonstrate good decision making.

Successful student receive $500 at the end of the school year!  Please see Student Services for more information or visit http://www.wcb.pe.ca/OHLeader.  You can also contact cbwaddell@wcb.ca to request an application form.

Applications are due September 30th, 2016

Loran Scholarship – now open!

Grade 12 students may apply now at apply.loranscholar.ca. They may also view the application overview http://www.loranscholar.ca/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/Loran-Info-Sheet-2017-EN_PRINT.pdf and a sample application form http://www.loranscholar.ca/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/Loran-Award-Application-Form-2016.pdf. Students will need to submit a transcript, request a reference from a teacher or community member, and have their school sponsorship confirmed before the deadline.

October 19th is the deadline for school-sponsored applications, and each high school may sponsor up to three students. Additional students may submit direct pool applications (without sponsorship) by October 26th.

Interested Souris student must submit a copy of their application to Student Services by October 13th if she or he hopes to be sponsored.