So far this year, nearly 21,500 students have received the Saskatchewan Advantage Scholarship, totalling $11 million from the Government of Saskatchewan.
Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, on behalf of Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development and Minister Responsible for Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC), and Social Services Minister and Minister Responsible for the Saskatchewan Housing Corporation (SHC) Paul Merriman, made the funding announcement today.
Saskatoon University MLA Eric Olauson on behalf of Deputy Premier and Education Minister Gordon Wyant announced today new coding and robotics opportunities for middle years and high school students in Saskatchewan, which will ensure classrooms are meeting the needs of 21st century students.
Research to tackle global food security received a major boost in the province today, as the Government of Saskatchewan announced $800,000 in funding for state-of-the-art equipment in a new Roots of Food Security research facility at the University of Saskatchewan (U of S).
Today Lieutenant Governor W. Thomas Molloy announced the recipients of the Saskatchewan Volunteer Medal.
Population was estimated to be 1,169,752 as of January 1, 2018, up 13,410 people from January 2017, another all-time record.
W. Thomas Molloy was officially installed as the 22nd Lieutenant Governor of Saskatchewan today.
Starting today, the Saskatchewan Advantage Innovation Fund (SAIF) will begin accepting expressions of interest (EOI) for its first intake of 2018. The deadline to submit an EOI is April 30. Successful applicants will be invited to submit full applications.
Governments of Canada and Saskatchewan are Improving Quality, Accessibility and Affordability of Early Learning and Child Care for Families
Today Deputy Premier and Education Minister Gordon Wyant joined Elders, students, teachers and representatives from the Regina Catholic School Division to celebrate the grand opening of Sacred Heart Community School. The Government of Saskatchewan committed more than $27 million toward the project.