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Financial Assistance

Student Loans

Programs at Northlands College are eligible for provincial and federal student loans.

Student loan applications are available for download from this page or in person from a counselling office. Student loans take 4 to 6 weeks to process so apply early. Once your student loan has been processed and you receive your certificate of eligibility, please bring it to the administration office for signing by an authorized staff member.

For more information on student loans or to apply online, visit the Saskatchewan Student Loans website.

Scholarships

Education makes a huge difference to people’s lives. A scholarship is a gift with great impact that will resonate into the future, and for many of our supporters, the ability to help individuals achieve their potential is a very rewarding experience.

As a commitment to supporting students and rewarding academic excellence, Northlands College offers a wide range of scholarship opportunities.

Review the eligibility requirements and other scholarship details below.

 
Air Cadet Post–Secondary Scholarship – La Ronge Campus

How to apply:

Submit the following by fax, email, or mail:
  1. Application form (download here)
  2. Letter of recommendation from Squadron Commanding Officer
  3. Letter outlining activities completed as a Cadet

Northlands College Scholarship Committee
Box 1000
Air Ronge, SK S0J 3G0
Fax: 306-425-4689
applications@northlandscollege.sk.ca

Eligibility:

  1. any person that has achieved rank of Flight Corporal or higher in the Royal Canadian Air Cadet Program or an equivalent rank in any successor organization), and/or any current and former Officers and Non-Commissioned Members (including Officer Cadets) of the Cadet Instructor Cadre/Cadet Organization Administration and Training Services (or any successor organizations), who have served a minimum of two years with a Royal Canadian Air Cadet unit
  2. must be registered in an accredited post-secondary program (min. 20 weeks) in the current academic school year
  3. must be attending Northlands College in La Ronge or Air Ronge, SK

Selection criteria may include:

  1. actual rank and proficiency level achieved
  2. participation in Air Cadet summer training courses
  3. participation in extracurricular Air Cadet activities
  4. awards
  5. other achievements as noted by Unit Commanding Officer

Value:  $1,000 paid towards tuition, book, and other demonstrable expenses

Deadline:  September 30

 
University Scholarships

Entrance Scholarship (First year as full time):

  • Five Northlands College-wide awards are available valued at $1000 each.

Continuing Entry Scholarships:

  • Five Northlands College-wide awards are available valued at $1000 each.

Eligibility:

  1. Must have full-time student standing in an accredited university program.
  2. Can be a previous part-time university student.

Selection Criteria:

  1. Entrance scholarships are merit based using the highest average of five subjects: English A and B 30; a Math 20 or 30 level credit; a Science 20 or 30 level credit; and a Social Science 30 credit.
  2. Continuing entry scholarships are determined based on the 18 highest credit units (generally six classes) from the previous year.

 
Adult Basic Education (ABE) Completion Awards

Adult 12 Completion Awards:

  • Four Northlands College-wide awards are available valued at $1000 each.

Eligibility:

  1. Must have full-time student standing (20 hours per week throughout the academic year) in an Adult 12 program.
  2. Must complete requirements for a program in the current academic school year.
  3. Must be the first time achieving a Grade 12 standing.

Selection Criteria:

  1. Completion awards are merit based using the highest average of five subjects: English A and B 30; a Math 20 or 30 level credit; a Science 20 or 30 level credit; and a Social Science 30 credit.
  2. Instructor marks rather than final marks will be used from the second semester.
  3. Attendance will be used to break any tie.
  4. Attendance must be at or above 90% and the academic average must be over 65%.

 
Mining and Mining-Related Awards & Scholarships

Entrance Scholarships (First Year):

  • Three awards per eligible program are available valued at $1000 each.

Continuing Entry Scholarships (Second Year):

  • One award per eligible program is available valued at $500 each.

Completion Award:

  • One award per eligible program is available valued at $1000 each.

Eligibility:

  1. Must be registered in an industry recognized certificate/diploma program from an accredited educational institution that is 36 weeks or longer.

Selection Criteria:

  1. Entrance scholarships are based on the highest average of the five core subjects and two electives of the prerequisite grade level or higher for program of entry.
  2. Continuing entry scholarships are based on the highest average of the previous year’s marks.
  3. Completion awards recipients are determined based on final average (65%), attendance (25%) and instructor deemed job readiness (10%).

 
Trades and Technical Awards & Scholarships

Entrance Scholarships (First Year):

  • One award per eligible program is available valued at $500 each.

Continuing Entry Scholarships (Second Year):

  • One award per eligible program is available valued at $500 each.

Completion Award:

  • One award per eligible program valued at $750 each.

Eligibility:

  1. Must be registered in an applied or industry recognized certificate/diploma program from an accredited educational institution that is 20 weeks or longer.

Selection Criteria:

  1. Entrance scholarships are based on the highest average of the five core subjects and two electives of the prerequisite grade level or higher for program of entry.
  2. Continuing entry scholarships are based on the highest average of the previous year’s marks.
  3. Completion award recipients are determined based on the highest final average.

 

 

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Contact Us.
Head Office

Box 1000
Air Ronge, SK
S0J 3G0

Phone: (306) 425-4480
Toll Free: 1-888-311-1185
Fax: (306) 425-3002
La Ronge Campus
(Central Region)

Box 509
La Ronge, SK
S0J 1L0

Phone: (306) 425-4353
Fax: (306) 425-2696
Buffalo Narrows Campus
(Western Region)

Box 190
Buffalo Narrows, SK
S0M 0J0

Phone: (306) 235-1765
Fax: (306) 235-4346
Creighton Campus
(Eastern Region)

Box 400
Creighton, SK
S0P 0A0

Phone: (306) 688-8838
Fax: (306) 688-7710
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