Pathways Alumni Association – Welcome
Congratulations! You have joined the ranks of thousands of Pathways to Education alumni across Canada!
Your Pathways journey continues after high school with the Pathways Alumni Association. As a member of the Pathways Alumni Association, you now have access to a range of benefits including group discounts and access to networks to help as you build your career. There are many opportunities to stay engaged with Pathways to Education Canada and fellow alumni.
The Pathways Alumni Association is expanding every year and by 2020, there will be more Pathways alumni than students enrolled in the Program! Although we are based in Toronto, Ontario, we are always looking to actively engage with alumni from across the country.
By joining the Pathways Alumni Association you can:
- Stay connected
- Share your story
- Get valuable discounts
- Meet others
- Grow your network
- Find a job
- Give back
We’re excited for you and look forward to staying in touch! And remember, we can always be reached at: [email protected]
Accessing Your Pathways Scholarship
The Pathways to Education Scholarship is provided to eligible alumni to support post-secondary education or training.
Pathways alumni can apply for and track their scholarship payments online with Scholarship Partners Canada at Universities Canada. Universities Canada has been in the business of administering scholarships for over 50 years. They will do their best to ensure a seamless transition.
To apply for your scholarship funds, please visit: https://portal.scholarshippartners.ca
Alumni Emergency Fund
The Alumni Emergency Fund is designed to assist Pathways-registered alumni who are experiencing unexpected financial strain due to extenuating circumstances (see below for further details on ‘extenuating circumstances’).
Exclusive Alumni Discounts
All Pathways alumni are eligible to receive exclusive discount offers through our national discount provider, Perkopolis. Perkopolis offers discounts on: shopping, attractions, theatre, sports, movies, travel, auto, food, wellness, and services.
You may sign up for a Perkopolis account using your personal email address and an individual, single-use discount code. To receive your single-use code, please email [email protected] with the subject line “Perkopolis Discount Code”. Please allow up to 48 hours for a response.
Pathways alumni living in or travelling to the GTA may also receive discounts to the following attractions:
- The Canadian National Exhibition (CNE)
- Ripley’s Aquarium
- Ontario Science Centre
- Canada’s Wonderland
The methods to access these discounts vary every season. Please email [email protected] and reference the specific discount in the subject line. Please allow up to 48 hours to receive instructions.
The Pathways Alumni Association hosts exclusive events throughout the year. Past events have included:
- Career-focused workshops
- Networking events with our corporate and government partners
- Roundtable discussions
- Movie nights
Invitations to events are sent out via email and via our private Facebook group. We’d love to have you at our next event, so be sure to stay tuned!