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Year 12 | At a glance

Students received an email this week from University Counselling with details of Canadian university supplemental essays that are currently available. We will continue to forward to students as we receive them.

The login information for the Ontario Universities’ Application Centre (OUAC) will be sent to students the week of October 19 along with a guide on completing the application.

Information on additional workshops/guides for McGill, UBC and the University of California system will be in next week’s newsletter.

Upcoming application deadlines:

UK – Oxford / Cambridge and Medical Program application deadline: Friday, October 9

US – Early application deadline: Friday, October 23

University of California application deadline: Wednesday, November 18

All applications submitted: Target date of Tuesday, December 1

Scholarship Application Deadlines (nomination not required):

Loran Award Direct Pool Application – Thursday, October 22 at 8 p.m. EDT

University of Toronto National Scholarship Program – Thursday, October 22

Horatio Alger Canadian Scholarship – Monday, October 26

Emory University Scholars Program – Sunday, November 1 (if applying ED), otherwise Sunday, November 15

TD Canada Trust Scholarship for Community Leadership – Friday, November 13

Robertson Scholars Leadership Program at Duke and UNC – Sunday, November 15

Boston University Trustee Scholars Program – Tuesday, December 1

UBC Centennial Scholars Entrance Award – Tuesday, December 1

Merit Scholarships at Vanderbilt University – Tuesday, December 1