NEW U OF M SCHOLARSHIP FOR INDIGENOUS STUDENTS
The University of Manitoba has launched its new Indigenous Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarships. Beginning in September 2016, three scholarships, each worth $16,000 over four years, will be awarded to Indigenous (Status, Non-Status, Métis, or Inuit) students from across Canada. Selection criteria include high levels of academic achievement and communication skills, demonstrated leadership qualities, and a record of community involvement. The deadline for receipt of applications is December 1, 2015.
The My Learning at Home website provides links to over 200 videos and animations that explain challenging concepts in the areas of Mathermatics and Science. Selected specifically for Grades 5 to 8 students, each video and anmiation has been annotated and organized by grade level to correspond with the curriculum.
The My Learning at Home website link