Guidance Notes

Stop by for scholarship information, University news and other Guidance related topics!


Posted: January 20, 2016

Crandall will be hosting Campus Visit Day on February 7th-8th, 2016. Grade 12's will enjoy a day in the life of a Crandall student; they will attend class lectures, eat in the cafeteria, meet professors, tour the campus, and enjoy a pizza party and movie night.

Campus visit day provides an opportunity for high school students to get a glimpse of what it would be like to attend university. Likewise, they will gain a sense of the unique and warm envionment taht the Crandall community has to offer.

For more information, contact the Crandall Admissions team at 506-858-8970, ext. 290 or at .

This is a very important event for Grade 12 students and their parents to learn about the process of applying for residence, registering for courses, and applying for scholarships and student loans which will be led by Allen Wolfe, Financial Aid and Awards officer.

Where: Tuesday, February 9th 7:00pm

When: Best Western Hotel, Bathurst


Western University believes in rewarding students’ pursuit of excellence with one of Canada’s most extensive and attractive scholarship programs. Our National Scholarship Program is designed to recognize exceptional undergraduate students who demonstrate the highest levels of academic and extracurricular achievement.
For the 2016/2017 academic year, the Western National Scholarship Program includes the following scholarships:
  • Five President’s Entrance Scholarships valued at $65,000 ($20,000 for year one, $15,000 annually for years two to four) and up to 15 at $50,000 ($10,000 annually, plus $10,000 towards first-year residence costs);
  • Three International President’s Entrance Scholarships valued at $50,000 ($10,000 annually, plus $10,000 towards first year residence costs).  *These scholarships are reserved for international (visa) students (not Canadian citizens or Permanent residents of Canada);
  • Up to 15 Faculty Entrance Scholarships valued at $30,000 ($6,000 annually, plus $6,000 towards first-year residence costs);
  • Up to 39 National Scholarship Study Abroad Awards redeemable for participation in a Western approved study abroad program.  Valued at $2,500 for up to 4 months (one term), $5,000 for over 4 months (more than one term);
  • One Beryl Ivey Continuing Entrance Award valued at $64,000 ($16,000 per academic year for a period of four years);
  • Up to 50 National Merit Awards valued at $2,000 for one year. 
The on-line application for the Western National Scholarship Program and additional information including number of students each school can nominate can be found at:
Should you have any questions or require further details about the Western National Scholarship Program, please contact Norma Merino at 519-661-2111 extension 85958 or email

Posted: December 7, 2015

Donald R. Sobey Family Scholarship - King's College if offering four $25,000 entrance scholarhips for Canadian scholars and community leaders who want to be prepared for the challenges of our future.

Information and applications for all special award applications are available at

Please note that the special award applications are due by January 15th and regular entrance scholarships are automatically considered provided they apply for admission by March 1st.

Posted: December 7, 2015

Welcome to the updated JMH Guidance page! Here you will find updated information on scholarships, University visits, special programs and anything else that is Guidance related. There is now a calendar function to keep track of important dates so check often.

*Any previous information posted can be viewed here: