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Summer in Toronto
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20 things to do in Toronto this summer

20 things to do in Toronto this summer   Toronto is a city full of life. Whether you’re a foodie, an artist or enjoy sports, there’s something to do for everyone. If you’re thinking of where to begin, here is

Education abroad
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How international education helps foster a global outlook

How international education helps foster a global outlook   When considering international education, you’ll more than likely hear recruiters say things like, “Studying abroad will change your life.” I’ll tell you one thing… they’re not wrong. Studying abroad is an

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ApplyBoard announces CA $17 million Series A funding

ApplyBoard announces CA $17 million Series A funding   We recently announced our CAD $17 million Series A funding, led by Silicon Valley-based Artiman Ventures, with earlier investors 500 Startups, Candou Ventures, Think+ and others following on. The funds will boost

ApplyBoard - Ontario's International Postsecondary Education Strategy
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Internationalizing Ontario’s Postsecondary Sector – Market Overview

Internationalizing Ontario’s Postsecondary Sector – Market Overview   In a world that is becoming increasingly more interconnected, those who fall behind in the effort to globalize often find themselves facing consequential effects to their economies and innovative drive. In order

ApplyBoard - Why you should study in a Canadian high school
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Why you should study at a Canadian high school

Why you should study at a Canadian high school Within Canada, high school has become a place where students can reach their full potential and explore the kind of person they want to be. With an excellent quality of life,

Students

5 tips for new university and college students

5 tips for new university and college students We are approaching that time of year when students across the globe are deciding where they are going to go for university or college, and ultimately the direction they are headed towards

ApplyBoard - Summit preparatory school
Schools

Summit Preparatory School

Why you should consider attending Summit Preparatory School   Given the current model of education, if you find yourself falling behind and unable to rise back up and rediscover your academic passions, you are not the only one. When it

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5 Must Try North American Dishes

5 Must Try North American Dishes   Whether you are a new student in North America or have been studying in Canada or the United States for a few years now, here are 5 MUST TRY dishes that are a

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International Students: Strengthening America’s Global Relationships

International Students: Strengthening America’s Global Relationships   Over the past few years, universities in the United States of America (USA) have reported a sharp decline in the number of international student applicants due to the national political climate and fears

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Looking to study in USA at a reduced cost?

Looking to study in USA at a reduced cost?   Studying abroad is expensive, and if you’re a qualified student looking to reduce the cost of your tuition, ApplyBoard has great news for you. We would like to tell you

ApplyBoard - Post Graduation Work Permit: Working in Canada post-graduation
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Post Graduation Work Permit: How to Work in Canada After Graduation

Post Graduation Work Permit: How to Work in Canada After Graduation   As a popular destination for studying, Canada has consistently been chosen by international students for its safe, inclusive environment and high quality of life. Before you apply for

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ApplyBoard’s new office grand opening

ApplyBoard’s new office Grand Opening   On Tuesday, March 20th, we celebrated the Grand Opening of our new office. The 20th also marked the first day of Spring, making the date of our celebration very symbolic. Spring Equinox represents a

ApplyBoard - International study
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Canada: The haven for international study

Canada: The haven for international study   Over the past few years, Canada has seen a significant rise in international students coming into the country in search of their educational dreams. From affordability to safety, many international students have considered

ApplyBoard - Student visas
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Current trends in student visas issued in North America

Current trends in student visas issued in North America   For many international students, Canadian and American schools have been viewed as one of the best places in the world to study because of their exemplary academic reputations and quality

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American Green Card: Working in the USA post-graduation

Attention students!!! Keep reading to learn about how you can work during and after your graduation at an American institution, as well as how to gain your American Green card.    In Canada, the type of degree you achieve depends

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Attention students!!! $10,000 CAD Scholarship to Yorkville University

Attention Students!!!    Our team at ApplyBoard has collaborated with Yorkville University to deliver a generous scholarship of $10,000 CAD to international students!   Together, ApplyBoard and Yorkville University want to make higher education more affordable for you so you

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Canada named 2nd best country in the world

  Canada named 2nd best country in the world   For the second year in a row, Canada has been named the second best country in the world. This ranking comes from the annual Best Countries survey from the U.S.

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ApplyBoard and CEI partnership in Vietnam

ApplyBoard and CEI Partnership in Vietnam   Our team at ApplyBoard is truly honored to announce our recent partnership with Canadian Education International (CEI), a top-ranked, highly respected student recruitment agency in Vietnam.   Both ApplyBoard and CEI have an

ApplyBoard - A-level and O-level
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O- and A-level advantages in Canada’s post-secondary system

Use your O- and A-level subjects to your advantage when you apply to university or college in Canada! GCSE General Certificate of Secondary Education GCE General Certificate of Education O-Level Ordinary Level A-Level Advanced Level GPA Grade Point Average  

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ODX invests $438,000 into Ontario Open Data Ventures

ODX invests $438,000 into Ontario Open Data Ventures   This October, Open Data Exchange (ODX) invested $438,000 into 10 Ontario companies via ODX Ventures. ApplyBoard is one of these ten. This investment was made to promote the commercialisation of open

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The Globe and Mail: Report on Small Business

The Globe and Mail: Report on Small Business   ApplyBoard is pleased to have been featured in The Globe and Mail’s article “Report on Small Business newsletter: What happened with the federal tax proposals this week”. To summarize, The Globe

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The Record: Startup helps foreigners head to university here

The Record: Startup helps foreigners head to university here   ApplyBoard is honoured to have been featured in an article written by Terry Pender for The Record. The article explores ApplyBoard’s early beginnings and summarises how brothers Martin and Meti Basiri

ApplyBoard - Nova Scotia
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Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia   Capital City: Halifax Nova Scotia’s 580-kilometre long peninsula is surrounded by four bodies of water: the Atlantic Ocean, the Bay of Fundy, the Northumberland Strait and the Gulf of St. Lawrence. Its geographic location, together with large,

ApplyBoard - Toronto
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Ontario

Ontario   Capital City: Toronto Ontario is Canada’s second largest province, and home to the world-famous Niagara Falls and the nation’s capital – Ottawa. It is bordered by Québec to the east, Manitoba to the west, Hudson Bay and James