Guidance Notes

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Posted: March 1, 2016

Last Thursday, Oulton College announced an exciting new partnership with Qimple and Dovico, two local tech companies based in Moncton. This new partnership will see the creation of two full tuition bursaries at Oulton College. In addition to the bursary program, Oulton College will be adapting our Business Marketing and Sales curriculum to meet an increasingly popular industry demand – tech sales. 
About The Bursary: The YU Tech Sales bursary was inspired by an early employe of Qimple, Anthony Yu. The bursary is open to grade 12 New Brunswick students and will cover their full tuition in Oulton College’s Business Marketing and Sales diploma program. The recipients will also receive a placement at Qimple or Dovico as part of their on-the-job training component. The application deadline is May 1st, 2016. Students interested in applying can do so online

Posted: February 19, 2016

The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at Dal will be opening its doors to prospective students on March 4th and 8th. They are invited to sit in on sample lectures, connect with professors and current students, participate in a campus tour and learn where a degree in the arts and social sciences can take them.

Complete event details and registration can be found online at


Four scholarships valued at $1000 each are available annually for full time attendance at a Post-Secondary Institution, University or Community College

Those eligible are:

1. Union members in good standing with CUPE Local


2. Sons, daughters or legal wards of members in

good standing of CUPE Local 2745

Basis of awards: Consideration will be given to reflection paper, marks, financial need and aptitude.

Applications must be completed on the current form and must be received by mail on or before May 1st, 2016

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Posted: February 15, 2016

Attention 2016 Graduates or mature students of St. Michael’s Basilica Parish: The Diocesan Catholic Women’s League is offering 1 bursary in the amount of $500 for a student entering University, Community College, Technical School or School of Nursing. The form is attached and also available in the guidance office of James M. Hill or St. Michael’s Parish office. Please return the completed form along with a letter from you, stating your need for the bursary as well as a letter of reference from your high school principal or home room teacher and most current transcript. Please submit this to your school’s guidance office by Thursday, March 4, 2016.

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Posted: January 25, 2016

Each year The Royal Canadian Legion, New Brunswick Command awards bursaries. This year they will award 20-$500.00 bursaries to qualifying students.  Attached is the application  which may also be found on the website at under the youth tab. Deadline is July 15th, 2016.

Posted: January 20, 2016

UNB has a progressive approach to scholarhsips which encourages students to set their academic goals high, study hard, and recognize them appropriately when they achieve academic exellence. Not only does this program encourage students to remain engaged, it also provides flexibility for students who have a rough year.

To be considered for scholarship support, students must submit a scholarship applicaiton. The general scholarship application can be found at - click on High School Students.

The deadline is March 1st. This one onlne application covers the majority of scholarships for both compuses (approximately 450 different awards). A number of UNB scholarships are restricted to students who are in financial need, so if you would like to bring a special situation to their attention, please do so.

Separate applications are needed for:

- Currie Undergraduate scholarship - $65,000

- Beaverbrook Scholars Award - $48,000

- H. Harrison McCain Bursary $16,000

For full details on the UNB scholarship program, visit

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: