Career Centre News

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

  • Work Experience opportunity in ANIMATION with Animal Logic Studio. See WEX bulletin board. 
  • CHILLIWACK SAFETY VILLAGE needs volunteers. Pick up a form from the Work Experience Board across from the Career Advisors office. 
  • Be a CONVERSATION BUDDY with a Japanese Exchange Students practice speaking English. You would help them in their classes, go on Field trips together, have conversations and be a friend. this happens during Spring and Summer breaks. More info on the Work Experience Board. 
  • THE LIONS CLUB MUSIC AND DANCE FESTIVAL will be running from February 9 - March 2.  This volunteer opportunity requires commitment to 4 shifts of approx. 5 hours and a one hour orientation. Contact information and applications can be found on the Work Experience Board across from the Career Centre. 

SCHOLARSHIPS

  • EXTERNAL SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS are due February 27 @ lunch in E112 (stage). Information sheets on how to submit your External Applications correctly are available at the Career Center. 
  • COMMUNITY MENTAL WELLNESS ASSOCIATION AWARD is for a student pursuing Social work, Psychology, Nursing or Counseling.
  • CHILLIWACK COMMUNITY ARTS COUNCIL AWARDS (3 of them) for students in fine arts and theater.
  • KPU ENTRANCE SCHOLARSHIPS: You could win up to $20,000. See the Career Centre door for details. 
  • The JOHN TUTTE MEMORIAL BURSARY has been canceled. Please do not apply.
  • The CHILLIWACK DISTRICT PARENT ADVISORY COUNCIL BURSARY (DPAC) has been canceled. Please do not apply. 
  • TEDx CHILLIWACK - ENVISION YOUR FUTURE (Internal) leadership and community involvement.
  • NEW IMAGE COLLEGE BURSARY (External) acting, make-up design and esthetics.

CAREER INFORMATION       

  • UFV Graphic and Digital Design Portfolio Information Night: February 27 at the Mission Campus from 6-8:30 pm. Learn about the industry, take a tour, meet students and faculty and get tips on preparing an entrance portfolio. Evening includes pizza and door prizes. Early program application deadline is April 3, 2018.
  • BCIT OPEN HOUSE is on February 28. Information on Career Centre door.
  • MAGNUM TRAILER FABRICATION IS HIRING aluminum welders, polishers, parts cutters, mechanics etc. See WEX bulletin board for details.
  • Thinking about careers in CYBER SECURITY? Check out Cyber Degrees - Unbiased Cyber Degree Information - Cyber Degree Hub
  • GIRLS can check out dynamic careers in FIREFIGHTING, COAST GUARD, NAVY, AVIATION AND AEROSPACE at www.achieveanything.ca