Reference Site Map
apprenticesearch.com. Search for opportunities and information about the skilled trades in Ontario: Peel - Halton - Dufferin, Hamilton, Guelph - Cambridge, Kitchener - Waterloo, Mitchell - St. Marys - Listowel, and Stratford. Option to register as an Employer or a Job Seeker. Take an Employability Skills quiz. Trades categorized under four sectors: 1. Construction Sector - Bricklayer, Electrician, Carpenter (general), Plumber, Roofer, etc. 2. Industrial Sector - General Machinist, Industrial Woodworker, Mould Maker, Tool & Die Maker, etc. 3. Motive Power Sector - Auto Body Collision & Damage Repairer, Motor Vehicle Mechanic/Automotive Service Technician, etc. and 4. Service Sector - Baker, Cook, Hairstylist, Radio & TV Service Technician, etc.
AUCC - Canadian Universities. The web site of the Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada provides an index, links, map locations and descriptions of Canadian institutions as well as information about the post-secondary education system for the domestic and international student.
Canada - Service Canada Centre for Youth. Looking for a Summer Job?
Job Information Session for Students Age 15 and Over:
Location: Mississauga Central Library, 301 Burnhamthorpe Rd. W. Classroom 4 - 2nd Floor, Administration Wing.
Guest Speaker: Service Canada
Date and Time: Thursday, March 18, 2010 from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Call 905-615-3200 ext. 3589 to Register.
Job Search Strategy for Newcomer Youth Ages 14-24 - Workshops:
* March 15, 2010 - Assertive Communication
* March 16, 2010 - Personality Dimensions
* March 17, 2010 - Resume/Cover Letter
* March 18, 2010 - Interview
* March 19, 2010 - Summer Job Search
Session A: 10:00 am - 1:00 p.m.
Session B: 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Dixie Bloor Neighbourhood, 1420 Burnhamthorpe Rd. E. Mississauga, ON L4X 2Z9.
Call Ly Chhun at 905-629-1873 ext. 252 to Register.
Job Fair Included - Free Registration and Food Provided! Limited seats available.
Canada Student Loans and Grants. The Canada Student Loans Program provides loans and grants to Canadians attending a University, College, Trade School, or Vocational School, if you need help financing your education.
Canada Student Loans, Grants and Scholarships - How to Apply from Government of Canada, CanLearn.ca. CanLearn is the only online post-secondary education resource that provides Canadians with the information and services they need to decide what and where to study and how to cover the costs. Forms and Publications.
Canada Summer Jobs from Service Canada. Canada Summer Jobs is a Government of Canada initiative that provides funding to help employers create summer job opportunities for students. How to apply for Canada Summer Jobs. Apply Online. Be sure to read carefully: Canada Summer Jobs Articles of Agreement, and Applicant Guide.
Canadian Universities. Links to Universities, Associations and university related sites in Canada. Includes Maclean's magazine rankings: 1999, 2000, maps of Canadian campuses, universities in the United States, and world universities.
CanLearn. Explore learning and education opportunities. Includes: Government Student Loans, Bursaries, Grants, Scholarship Search, and more.
CareerCruising.com. An interactive career reference guide providing in-depth profiles of hundreds of different careers, multimedia interviews with real people in over 800 careers, career search tools, and database of colleges and universities. Ask your Guidance Counsellor for Username and Password if available.
College Board's Scholarship Search for U.S. students. Locate scholarships, internships, grants, and loans that match your education level, talents, and background. Database of more than 2,300 sources of college funding, totaling nearly $3 billion in available aid.
College Savings Plans Network (CSPN) for U.S. students. CSPN is a national non-profit association dedicated to making college more accessible and affordable for families. Site provides detailed information about 529 college savings plans and allows you to compare plans across the U.S. Goal is to help you find the plan that best meets your long-term needs and financial goals. What is a 529? Plans are named after Section 529 of the Internal Revenue Code and are administered by state agencies and organizations.College Cost Calculator.
College Search in the United States.
College Search Engine. CollegeSearchEngine.org offers the capability to search colleges using advanced custom search utility. Search colleges in United States, Canada, England, and Puerto Rico.
College Surfing. Career College, Technical Schools & Trade School Search from CollegeSurfing.com.
CollegeView. College search tool and university selection guide. Search college by location in U.S. and Canada, search by major, and/or school type.
Education and Training - For Youth and Students from Service Canada. Links include: Canada Student Loans Program, EDC (Export Development Canada) International Studies Scholarship Program, Youth Employment Strategy - Skills Link, Grant for Students from Low-Income Families and Middle-Income Families, Grant for Students with Dependants, Scholarship and Fellowship Programs, Apprenticeship Incentive Grant, and more.
FastWeb.com. Search engine for finding scholarships and awards in the United States.
Learning and Post-Secondary Education from Human Resources and Skills Development Canada.
LifeWorks: Explore health and medical science careers. Check out Career Finder to discover the work that fits your life best. Career Finder sifts through 108 possibilities and creates a list of jobs for you to explore based on your interests and skills.
Match 25 - Scholarship Search from CollegeNet.com. Search a $1.6 billion scholarship database in the U.S. Use Keyword Search or Profile Search.
Mazemaster. The Mazemaster® provides access to up-to-date employment, training and educational information for youths. Site hosts a vast number of resources, including self assessment and job opportunities.
MySchool101.com. Canada's premier student portal web site. Find information on undergraduate and graduate universities and colleges, scholarships, careers and jobs.
National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA) for U.S. students. Cash for College - 12 pages in PDF provides answers to questions, e.g. What is financial aid? How do I get financial aid? Where do I get a FAFSA? Free Application for Federal Student Aid. Need-based and merit-based aid. How do I apply for Private Scholarships?
OCAS. The Ontario College Application Service is the central clearinghouse of applications to colleges in Ontario. All applications are processed through this organization. The site provides details about application procedures as well as links to college home pages, we wll as other informative links.
Ontario Summer Jobs Program from Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities. Summer Jobs Service is a free service that provides job-search and self-marketing support to help students find summer jobs.
OSCA. The Ontario School Counsellors' Association (on Facebook) is the professional organization of teacher-counsellors in the elementary and secondary schools of Ontario. The OSCA provides numerous links to information regarding education and careers in Canada. This site is highly recommended.
OUAC. The Ontario Universities' Application Centre is the central clearinghouse of application to universities in Ontario. All undergraduate applicaions as well as applications to medical schools and law faculties are administered through this organization. The site provides details about many application procedures as well as links to university home pages.
Petersons.com. Search for Colleges and Universities, Graduate Schools, Online Degree, Private Schools in the United States. Also offer information on school admissions, financial aid and scholarships, and career guidance. Undergraduate Scholarship Search. Graduate Scholarship Search.
ScholarshipsCanada.com. Free scholarship search engine to help match you up with potential scholarships and awards.
SchoolFinder.com. Site offers students access to a large number of resources such as university searches, scholarship links, virtual campus tours and career information.
SchoolsInCanada.com. Schools in Canada is dedicated to undergraduate degree and diploma programs in Canada. In depth information is provided on Canadian business, engineering, fine arts, science, teacher education, nursing and health programs, as well as general university and college overviews. This site allows students to search for universities and colleges in each province by discipline. Brief descriptions of each institution are provided including web links to each school.
Student Awards.com. Find out what scholarships and awards you may be eligible for with this very helpful free search engine
Working in Mental Health in Ontario. Community Mental Health Careers in Ontario. Site includes Job postings at the local and regional level, Student placement opportunities, and Listing of Ontario College and University programs offering mental health training, grants and scholarships.