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The huge gap between country and city kids

Source: http://www.def.org.au

Young people in rural and regional Australia face huge obstacles getting into higher education and jobs, compared to city kids. Only 17% of rural youth go on to higher education, compared to 26% of city students. 359 more words


Cow Tribes - Math / Science Bursary

Cowichan Tribes students from gr.8-12 are eligible to receive cash awards in both Math and Science.  You must have a “B” average or higher.

Gr. 8 – $100… 25 more words

Scholarships & Bursaries

Cowichan District Teachers' Association Col. R.M. Lendrum Bursary

  • The bursary shall be awarded to any deserving student who intends to pursue a career in the field
    of education. This does not preclude students wishing to take undergraduate training in a faculty other than education prior to obtaining the necessary teacher training.
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Cowichan Valley Naturalists' Society

The applicant must:

  • reside in the Cowichan Valley (within the boundaries of S.D. #79 (Cowichan Valley).
  • be intent on pursuing a course of post secondary studies in the environmental field/sciences.
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LinGO Travel Award 2015

The LinGO Travel Award is back once again giving you the opportunity to travel and use your language skills!

Take the first step and turn your dreams into reality with the LinGO Award! 175 more words


News from the Tree Council
The Tree Council’s national Tree Care Campaign runs from March to September and highlights the need for better care for all trees. 45 more words

Did the former First Minister cut grants and increase debt for poorer students without noticing? Some hard evidence.

It’s exactly once month since Alex Salmond unveiled the now-famous stone outside Heriot-Watt University on his last day in office.  In doing so, he revealed not just a splendidly unmelted piece of rock, but also a startlingly loose grasp of the effects of policy over his period in government and particularly in the budget he and his Cabinet colleagues agreed for 2013-14. 1,171 more words