“We want to encourage young people who speak French to think about obtaining their post-secondary training in French. We want our young people to take full advantage of the efforts they have invested in learning French throughout their years at school,” explained Donald DesRoches, President of Collège de l'Île
Collège de l'Île is offering the following scholarships for the 2016-2017 academic year:
- A $1,000 entrance scholarship to one graduate of each high school on PEI.
- One $1,000 entrance scholarship to an adult student returning to school after having been out of a PEI high school for at least one year.
- One $1,000 entrance scholarship to a student who is not from PEI.
- One $500 scholarship to a student enrolled in a program related to the Consortium national de formation en santé (CNFS): Resident care worker, Human services, Youth worker or Licensed practical nurse.
In September 2016, Collège de l'Île will be offering the following regular programs: Bilingual administrative assistant (certificate and diploma), Accounting clerk, Early childhood educator, Early childhood assistant, Human services, Youth worker, Resident care worker and Welder. The deadline to enroll in these programs and enter the contest is February 28, 2016.
Please consult the Collège’s website at www.collegedelile.ca for information on all the scholarships offered. The application form, available on the Collège’s website, must be filled in and returned by May 15, 2016. Anyone wishing to enroll in a program at the Collège for next September can do so directly on Collège de l'Île’s website.
Collège de l'Île is the only postsecondary French-language institution in Prince Edward Island. With three learning centres in DeBlois, Wellington and Charlottetown, the College offers regular programs, customized training and training based on labour market needs. It offers a stimulating, student-focused learning environment that uses cutting-edge technology.
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