News - Announcements - Current Events
Things to Know
- PEIANC Request for Proposal: DiverseCity Multicultural Festival
- Oct 31 2019
- Submission deadline: November 29, 2019, 12:00 noon
PEIANC is seeking an incorporated company to provide management services of the highest quality at a reasonable cost for the annual DiverseCity Festival for a five-year period.
- PEIANC Scholarships Available to UPEI, Holland College Students
- Oct 29 2019
- Deadline to apply: November 1, 2019
The PEIANC scholarships for students at both Holland College and UPEI are now available. The scholarships are to assist first-generation PEI newcomers who are in good academic standing and who contribute to the community.
- Novice Driver Course for Newcomers
- Oct 01 2019
- A new PEI driver education program for newcomers to Canada
On September 30, 2019, the Province has introduced a Novice Driver Course for Newcomers (NDCN) for all drivers exchanging a driver's licence from a country that does not have a formal driver's licence exchange agreement with the Province of Prince Edward Island.
- Tenant Support Centre website launched
- Aug 20 2019
- New resource for Island tenants and landlords
The Tenant Support Centre, a project of Community Legal Information, has launched this new website for Island tenants. Rentingpei.ca provides plain-language legal information about tenants' rights and responsibilities.
Things to Do
- PEIANC Camps on School PD Days
- For Kindergarten to Grade 6 Students
- PEI Association for Newcomers to Canada offers PD Day camps to students from Kindergarten to Grade 6 from refugee and low-income families. Camps are free for participants. Space is limited and registration is needed.
- Friday Friendship Hour
- Fridays at 5:00 pm
- PEIANC hosts a social activity called Friday Friendship Hour held most Fridays throughout the year. Everyone is invited to attend -- new and established Islanders alike.