50th Anniversary Entrance Awards

To celebrate its 50th anniversary, the College of New Caledonia (CNC) has dedicated $92,750 to the creation of 90 new student entrance awards for the 2020/2021 academic year. All domestic students (both Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal) who apply for credentialed programs at any of CNC’s six campuses for the 2020 Fall and 2021 Spring semesters will automatically be entered for a chance to receive one of these unique entrance awards. 

There are 90 awards divided among CNC’s program areas such as health sciences, community and continuing education, trades and university transfer. CNC is also offering 12 general entrance awards with four dedicated to international students, four for Aboriginal students and four for non-Aboriginal domestic students.

Apply to Qualify

All you need to do is apply to CNC before 11:59PM PST on March 23, 2020 to qualify for entrance awards.

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Awards Breakdown

University Studies

Category Awards
Applied Business Technology 3
Business and Management 5
Applied Science 2
Associate of Arts degrees 4
Associate of Science degrees 3
Criminology 3
Fine Arts 2
Kinesiology 2
Natural Resources and Forest Technology 1
Web & Graphic Design 2
Social Service Worker 3
Early Childhood Care 3
Community Support Worker 2
Other/General university transfer (including Aboriginal Studies and Women’s Studies) 3

General Awards

Category Awards
International students 4
Aboriginal students 4
Non-Aboriginal domestic students 4

Health Sciences

Category Awards
Dental Assisting 1
Dental Hygiene 2
Health Care Assistant 3
Medical Radiography Technology 1
Practical Nursing 2
Northern Collaborative Baccalaureate Nursing 5
Diagnostic Medical Sonography 1
Medical Laboratory Technology 1

Trades and Industry

Category Awards
Carpentry, Electrical, Industrial Mechanic 5
Automotive Service Technician, Motor Vehicle Body Repair, Heavy Mechanical Trades, Power Engineering 4th Class, Welding 7
Civil Engineering Technology 1
CNET, Metal Fabrication, Pipe Trades, Professional Cook 6

Continuing Education

Category Awards
Bookkeeping Certificate 1
Medical Office Assistant Associate Certificate 1
Nursing Unit Assistant Certificate 1
Medical Device Reprocessing Technician Associate Certificate 1

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