Curio.ca is a newly created online resource for Canadian educational content. There are seven main topics for which all content is categoried under: arts, business, education, health, history & geography, sciences and social sciences. New material is added every week. This is a joint initative of CBC and Radio-Canada.
Monthly Archives: January 2014
The University of Waterloo is offering a two week summer math course (August 10 to 23, 2014) for female undergraduate students studying mathematics at a Canadian university. The aim of the program is for exceptional students to learn high-level math and current research interests. Thus, this program can be viewed as a gentle introduction to graduate studies. Candidates are selected based on academic excellence, and preference is given to students with at least one year remaining in their program. Canadians and permanent residents studying outside Canada are also eligible to apply. The deadline to apply is January 31, 2014. For more information, click here.
A teaching dossier is a document that represents your teaching philosphy, experience and performance. It is often required for academic interviews or performance reviews; however, putting together a teaching dossier is a significant endeavour. The University of Toronto has a comprehensive guide on creating a teaching dossier. More details can be found here.
The Mackenzie King Scholarships offers financial support to graduates of Canadian universities who pursue graduate studies in Canada or aboard. All disciplines are eligible. The deadline is February 1, 2014. Further funding opportunties are listed below: