Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Computer Science 4 U Day


CS4U Day is an annual event held by the Cheriton School of Computer Science at the University of Waterloo. High school students, teachers, and families are welcome to join us on campus for an exciting day of speakers and hands-on activities.

DATE: DECEMBER 4, 2018

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Encounters With Canada




Encounters With Canada is a unique opportunity for Canadian teens to meet other young people from across the country. Spend an adventure-filled week in your nation’s capital! Check out future career options, discover your country, share your hopes and dreams. For 36 years, EWC has delivered a rich and varied, bilingual program. To date, more than 111,000 youth have lived the EWC experience… now it’s your turn!

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Thursday, October 11, 2018

MoveTheDial - for girls and young women

On November 07, MoveTheDial will be hosting their inaugural Summit that integrates some of the top business leaders from Google, Uber, Shopify, Canadian media and more with high-school students in the GTA! This is an incredibly unique opportunity for students to meet and receive mentorship from some of the sharpest leaders in Canada! 

MoveTheDial's mission is to empower women and young ladies to pursue leadership position in STEM and the workforce. They are a global movement established in multiple cities around the world! The Knowledge Society (TKS) will be hosting the Youth Experience in the morning where all the students will be exposed to next-generation technologies and use them to solve important problems in the world.

Can you please share this application to attend the summit with your students. It is rare that they are given the opportunity to not only learn about exponential technologies, but to have direct access to professionals in the tech industry (FOR FREE).  We know this will be an incredible experience for them! Application deadline is October 17th.

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Deadline for National Youth Form is coming up



Spaces are limited for the 2019 sessions in Ottawa.
Forum for Young Canadians is a civics education program for students aged 15-19 years.  Enter into the world of national politics and public affairs.  Meet and interact with senators, MPs, etc. 

Deadline to apply is November 30 for the sessions that run:
February 3-8 and March 17-22.

Scholarships for this week are available.

Visit their website for more details HERE

Any questions are to be directed to forumAS2@forum.ca or by telephone (613) 233-4086 ext 108

Friday, September 28, 2018

SHAD applications 2019


SHAD is seeking high achieving students interested in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics) and entrepreneurship with incredible intellect, drive, initiative and creativity, who are seeking an enrichment experience. 

The SHAD program runs from June 30 to July 26, 2019.

The on-line application is due by November 19th.

The admission process is competitive. The application takes into consideration both academic results and extra-curricular participation. Please review the application requirements below before starting the online application. 

www.shad.ca


INFO MEETING ON WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 3
LUNCH TIME IN ROOM 211.

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Forum for Young Canadians



National Youth Forum on Parliament Hill

For students age 15-19 looking to experience the world of national politics and public affairs.  Participants meet and interact with Senators, MPs and other decision-makers.

Three different sessions:
October 21-26, 2018
February 3-8, 2019
March 17-22, 2019

Scholarships are available!

Visit their website www.forum.ca for more information.

Send any questions to forumAS2@forum.ca or by telephone, 613-233-4086 ext 108.