Bluefield High School Upcoming Events and Opportunities

Link - Post Secondary Education Presentation - all grade 12 students were given this presentation by one of the School Counsellors between September 18-25, 2018

Deadline: November 30th - Prime Minister's Youth Council - Apply Now! or learn more at Canada.ca/youth.  Be the Voice for your community. The Prime Minister's Youth Council (PMYC) is accepting application for the next cohort of members.  Canada youth, permanent residents and protected persons aged 16-24 years can apply. Prime Minsters Youth Council - Requirements and application process.

November 16th - Deadline - CONTESTS 

Tips from MacLean's Magazine on getting into University - MacLean's Guide to getting into University

University Visits to Bluefield High School - Reading Room - Students must sign up in Student Services to attend

  • November 15th - UPEI - 1:15 pm - 2:00 pm 
  • November 21st - University of New Brunswick - 11:00 am - 11:40 am
  • November 22nd - Kings College University - 9:35 am - 10:15 am
  • November 22nd - Saint Thomas University - 2:35 pm - 3:15 pm
  • November 27th - Saint Mary's University - 9:35 am - 10:15 am
  • November 27th - Saint Francis Xavier University - 1:15 pm - 2:00 pm
  • November 28th - Mount Allison University - 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

University Visits to Prince Edward Island

  • November 20th - Tuesday - Future Student Event - University of New Brunswick at the Credit Union Place, Summerside - students must RSVP online at unb.ca/recruitment - admission on the spot. Students must bring a transcript and application fee of $65.00 and applied online.
  • November 21st - Wednesday - Future Student Event - University of New Brunswick at the Delta Hotels - Marriott Prince Edward Island - students must RSVP online at unb.ca/recruitment - admission on the spot. Students must bring a transcript and application fee of $65.00 and have applied online.
  • November 28th - Saint Mary's University- Summerside - Credit Union Place, Summerside - Application Fee Waived - 7:00 pm
  • November 29th - Saint Mary's University - Charlottetown - Delta Charlottetown.  Application Fee Waived - 7:00 pm

Open House - on Campus Visits

  • November 17th - 19th - Visit Weekend @ Redeemer Visit Weekend - Accommodations and meals are free and a subsidy for flights and gas.  redeemer.ca/distance-visit
  • November 18th - Western University - Open House - register at welcomeuwo..ca
  • November 20th - Carleton University - Open House - register at carleton.ca/openhouse

University/College Application Deadlines

Rising Youth Community Service Grants

  • Rising Youth Community Service Grants are now available.  More information available in Students Services as well as at:   www.risingyouth.ca                                  Contact:  Sarah Gallant - Youth Engagement Activator for more information at SARAHG@TAKINGITGLOBAL.ORG or 9092-213-5116 or www.risingyouth.ca

Community Service Bursaries opportunities available - Go to the Bluefield Community Service Website under Student Services

The American Musical and Dramatic Academy - New York City - Auditions - Saturday, November 10th - New York City.  Contact 1-800-367-7908 - More Information in Student Services.

Katimavik - Discover Canada.  Discover Yourself

  • If you are 18-25 years old, interested in travel, adventure, and life long learning; eager to make friends and gain work experience; curious about your country, its diversity and its cultures; and wanting to make a difference through volunteer service.  Join the Katimavik National Experience and start your journey of service to help build a better Canada.  More information at KATIMAVIK.OR.  Applications now available.

Study and Go Abroad Fairs

  • Explore your future at Canada's largest International University and Student Travel Expo, October 16th, Dalhousie University, Student Union Building in Halifax.  Expo:  2:00 pm - 6:00 pm and Free Seminars:  1:00 pm - 6:00 pm.  More information go to www.studyandgoabroad.com