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Jo-Anna Meurs  

Walk-Ins are welcome. Appointments can be made by contacting me at


Kinette Club of Coaldale Bursary

Value: $500

Application Deadline: March 31st


1. Be a Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident

2. Plan to register as a full-time student in the 2018/2019 school year at a recognized post-secondary institution. 

3. Return this application to the Kinette Club of Coaldale either by mail, email or in person by March 31st, 2019. 

4. Shown dedication and service to the local Coaldale (and area) community

5. Not have previously received a bursary from the Kinette Club of Coaldale

** Application available in Miss Meurs' office **


Olds College Preview Days

Each day includes a guided campus tour, complimentary lunch & parking, program information sessions with staff and faculty and the opportunity to hear from current students. These informative campus visits typically run from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm. 

Equine Preview Day - February 1, 2019
Animal Science Preview Day - February 8, 2019
Business, Hospitality & Brew Preview Day - March 1, 2019
Fashion Preview Day - March 7, 2019
Agriculture & Trades Preview Day - March 22, 2019
Horticulture & Land Preview Day - April 5, 2019

Register for Preview Days here

Admission Deadlines

Some schools offer scholarships and/or other perks for applying early. Please see the attached document(s) for application deadlines at the main Alberta colleges and universities. 

Also note that some programs have specific deadlines different to the rest of the institute. Please research your desired program and do not hesitate to ask questions! 

Student Loans

The Alberta and Canada governments provide student loans and grants to help you reach your post-secondary educational goals.

When you apply as a full-time student, you are considered for both Alberta and Canada student loans and grants. Financial assistance is also available for students studying part-time.


Alexander Rutherford Scholarship

Purpose: To recognize and reward academic achievement at the senior high school level and to encourage students to pursue post-secondary studies.

Value: Up to $2500

Eligibility: Apply once your final official high school transcript marks are available and when you are enrolled in full-time post-secondary studies. Anyone with averages of 75% or higher in any of Grade 10, 11 and 12 will recieve the scholarship. Make you sure you apply! 

How To Apply: https://studentaid.alberta.ca/applying-for-funding/how-to-apply.aspx

More info: https://studentaid.alberta.ca/scholarships/alberta-scholarships/alexander-rutherford-scholarship/

Apply Alberta

ApplyAlberta is an online application and transcript system that anyone can use to apply to undergraduate programs at one or more of Alberta's public post-secondary institutions.