Career Center Information

        STOP BY THE THOM CAREER CENTER ANYTIME FOR ASSISTANCE WITH OR TO SIGN UP FOR:

Resume workshops

Young Worker Readiness Certificate Course

Post-secondary exploration and assistance with application process

Scholarships / financial aid workshops

Copies of your transcript and timetable for post-secondary applications 

Gap year travel opportunities

Sask Youth Apprenticeship

Registration for RDIEC's Career Spotlights and Career Connections

Registration for the 12 to Trades Program

WHMIS Certification

Assistance finding volunteer opportunities

 

EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS:

  Campus Regina Public

  Regina Trades & Skills Centre

  Sask Polytechnic Dual Credit

  UR Accelerated - English 100 or Math 110

  Night School

  Summer Apprenticeship Program (SAP) - Students working in an approved trade can earn credits for Apprenticeship 30A &30B.

  See Ms. Neetz for more info!

 

 HELPFUL WEBSITES:

SASK CAREERS and My Blueprint are great websites to access career tests, post-secondary, and scholarship information.

Trade Up Saskatchewan

Work Safe Saskatchewan – Know your rights and responsibilities!

  

RDIEC CAREER CONNECTIONS AND SPOTLIGHTS

March 14th - April 8th - Culinary Arts Career Connection

March 23rd - 25th  - Early Safety Training Program

March 30th - TMZ Veterinary Clinic

April 4th - Think Construction

April 12th - Kreate Architecture and Design Ltd

April 27th - 29th - Early Safety Training Program

May 9th-11th - Grade 9 Try-A-Career Days

May 16th - City of Regina Landscape Architecture and Design

May 17th - Hundseth Powerline Technician

May 25th - 27th - Early Safety Training Program

 

  IMPORTANT DATES 

February 4th - Registration for 12 to Trades available online

February 15th - Deadline for Nursing (U of R) and High Demand Programs at Sask Polytechnic

February 16th - U of R - Admission on the Spot - 3:30-7:30 pm

February 28th - Deadline to submit documentation (i.e. Semester 1 transcripts) for Nursing and High Demand Programs

March 1st- Deadline for Teacher Applications (Early Conditional)

March 1st - Deadline for Visual Arts and Indian Fine Arts (Early Conditional)

March 10th - All Grade 10 students at CRP (periods 4&5)

March 15th - Deadline for Early Conditional Applications to U of R

March 15th - Deadline to apply for U of R Scholarships

April 11th - Sask Polytechnic INSIGHT (a.m.) - Sign up in Thom Career Center

 

May 1st - Final deadline to apply for Faculty of Education

May 5th - Tours of U of R and SaskPolytechnic

May 9th - Information Session for 12 to Trades - 7 p.m.

June 1st - Student Loan packages available online

June 15th - Deadline to submit Sask Youth Apprenticeship Passport to Ms. Neetz for Grade 12 students

August 1st - Final deadline to apply for U of R programs *Nursing, Education, and Visual Arts have earlier dadlines)

 Students attending post secondary institutions MUST send in a final transcript after June exams (printed in July).  

Use this link to order your final transcripts.

  

   SCHOLARSHIPS

    Terry Fox Humanitarian Award (Februrary 1st)

Kin Canada Bursaries (February 1st)

    RBC Student Leading Change Scholarship (February 23rd)

RBC Aboriginal Student Awards Program (February 28th)

Saskatchewan Agriculture Student Scholarship (March 1st)

    RE/MAX Quest for Excellence (March 13th)

    Prince of Wales Scholarship - Grade 11 (March 15th) 

    Queen's Diamond Jubilee Scholarship (March 15th)

    U of R Entrance Awards (March 15th)  

    Oddfellows and Rebekahs of Saskatchewan (March 22nd)

    MS Society John Helou Scholarship  (March 31st)

SaskTel Gord Kuhn Scholarship (March 31st)

SaskTel Scholarships (March 31st)

    Mary Joyce Booth Memorial Scholarship (April 8th)

    Affinity Credit Union Build a Better World Scholarship (April 17th)

Access Communications Scholarship Program (April 20th)

    Saskatchewan Arts Board Prince Edward Arts Scholarship (May 1st)

    SaskTel Metis Scholarships (May 1st and October 1st)

    Saskatchewan Pulse Growers (May 6th)

    Dr. Paul Schwann Humanitarian Award (May 15th)

    Elwood Harvey Co-Operative Leadership Award - Grade 11 (May 1st)

    Sydney Bloxom Scholarships (May 15th)

    Lorne Ashton Scholarship (May 15th)

    Ron Pettigrew Scholarship (May 15th)

    Wascana Kiwanis George and Margret Yeo Basketball Scholarship (May 15th)

    Wascana Kiwanis Club Football Scholarship (May 15th)

ACLS Foundation Geomatics Scholarship Program (May 15th)

    Regina Open Door Society Newcomer Bursary (May 20th)

    B. Davis Scholarship (May 23rd)

    Carlyle Murray Educational Foundation (May 29th) - Pick up application in Thom Career Center

    Monsanto Opportunity Scholarship Fund (May 29th)

4-H Canada (May 31st)

    Leader-Post Foundation Bursary (May 31st)

    Les Donnelly Scholarship (May 31st)

Caretenders Scholarship Program (May 31st)

Evraz Place Scholarship Fund (May 31st) - Wascana or 7 Stones Community School graduates

Leavitt Machinary Scholarship Program (May 31st)

    CIty of Regina Henry Baker Scholarships (June 1st)

Odenza Vacations College Scholarship (June 1st)

    Nelson Civic Leadership Scholarship (June 6th)

Automotive Service Industry Association (June 15th and Nov 30th)

10 Words or Less Scholarship (June 15th) - All Grades!

Global Lift Equipment Scholarship (June 15th)

Lift Parts Express Scholarship (June 30th) - Ages 16-21!

BBG Communications Scholarship (June 30th)

    Scholarship for Aboriginal Canadians (July 6th) - Pick up application in Thom Career Center

    Scholarship for Visible Minorities (July 6th) - Pick up application in Thom Career Center

    Tommy Douglas Scholarship (July 6th) - Pick up application in Thom Career Center

    Terry Fox Memorial Scholarship (July 6th) - Pick up application in Thom Career Center

Saskatchewan School Boards Association Education Scholarships (August 31st)

Arctic Physical Therapy Scholarship (August 31st)

Canada Post Aboriginal Education Incentive Awards (August 31st)

Women in the Trades Scholarship (March 31st and September 30th)

Canadian Western Agribition Scholarships (October 1st)

AES Engineering Solutions (October 6th)

SaskTel and SIIT (November 1st)

TD Scholarships for Community Leadership (November 16th)

Burger King Scholars Program (December 15th)

 

     GENERAL SCHOLARSHIP SITES

Aboriginal Bursaries Search Tool Government of Canada

   AMMSA  Aboriginal Scholarships and Bursaries

Association of Universities and Colleges Canada

      Government of Saskatchewan

      SaskCareers 

      Saskpolytechnic Entrance Awards

       Saskatchewan Scholarships

Student Scholarships

yconic Scholarships and  Awards

 

 IMPORTANT NOTICE
Please be advised that the Sask. Ministry of Education has asked that all students requesting an official transcript must now use the online format. 

 

If you would like more information about any of the opportunities listed on this page,

please contact Claudine Neetz, Thom Guidance Counsellor, at (306)523-3608 or via email.