Scholarships

Scholarship Deadlines are Approaching!

Upcoming Deadlines

SJHS School Awards applications are due to Mrs. Bennington on June 18

The UCBeyond Scholarship Program is available to students who live with inflammatory arthritis diseases. These include (but aren’t limited to): rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis and non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis.​ Deadline to apply for one of these $5000 awards is June 18.

Valour Canada History & Heritage Scholarship deadline is June 16. This $1500 award requires an essay and YouTube submission. Visit https://valourcanada.ca/education/vchh-scholarship-2021/ to apply.

The Royal Canadian Legion Ladies Auxiliary Bursary is now open.  Students who are a direct relative of veterans' personnel, RCMP, Reserve Personnel or Auxiliary or Branch member are invited to apply.  

USW Indigenous Scholarships - $1,500 – 6 Awards (Deadline: June 30, 2021)
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:
A) Self-identify as First Nations, Inuit or Metis.
B) Plan on attending a post-secondary educational institution in Canada (including a skilled trades program at
a college or technical institute)

David Ellis Scholarship - $500 – 15 Awards (Deadline: June 30, 2021)
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:
A) Be a high school student in grade 12.
B) Be a child or grandchild of a member of the United Steelworkers

RSCS Education Scholarships - $5,000 – 50 Awards (Deadline: June 30, 2021)
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:
A) Be entering their first year of full-time post-secondary education (university, community college,
technological institute, trade school, etc.) in a public Canadian institution.
B) Be involved with the Sea Cadet’s

AlgaeCal Health Scholarship - $1,000 – 1 Award (Deadline: June 30, 2021)
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:
A) Be enrolled at a post-secondary institute in the United States or Canada for the 2021-2022 semester.
B) Have a minimum 3.00 GPA

Golf Canada Scholarship - $7,500 – 13 Awards (Deadline: July 2, 2021)
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:
A) Be a High school or CÉGEP student graduating in 2021
B) Be an active Golfer


BBPA National Scholarship - $5,000 – 50 Award (Deadline: July 3, 2021)
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:
A) Identify as part of the LGBTQ community who wishes to pursue higher education
B) Have recently completed high school, exhibit academic performance and social contribution

DCCI Scholarship - $1,000 – 1 Award (Deadline: July 31, 2021)
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:
A) Be a Canadian citizens or permanent resident of Canada with a documented disability.
B) Be under 20 years of age at time of application

7shifts Hospitality Management Scholarship - $1,000 – 1 Award (Deadline: August 15, 2021)
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:
A) Be planning on studying hospitality management on a full-time basis in the fall.
B) Submit their resume, degree details, and a 1-3 minute video discussing their interest in the restaurant and
hospitality industry

Haywood Hunt Annual Scholarship - $1,250 – 1 Award (Deadline: August 31, 2021)
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:
A) Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or other legal standing that allows them to study in Canada
B) Be accepted or enrolled in a Canadian college or university for the 2021/2022 school year

Lalande Bi-Annual Academic Scholarship - $1,100 – 1 Award (Deadline: August 31, 2021)
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:
A) Be formally enrolled in an academic institution for the fall of 2021
B) Submit a 2 minute video essay

Physical Therapy Scholarship - $500 – 1 Award (Deadline: August 31, 2021)
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:
A) Be attending college or university on a full-time or part-time basis before January of 2022
B) Have achieved a GPA of 3.0 or greater during their last academic year

Scholarships, Awards, Bursaries  (check your post-secondary institute for entrance scholarships and awards)

The link above can help students start the process of finding and applying for scholarships, bursaries and awards. Links to the organization are provided for application criteria and process. 

Alexander Rutherford Scholarship

Alberta Student Aid Scholarship List

Student Loan Information

For information on student loans, visit the Student Aid Alberta website. A helpful resource for students and parents can be found through this funding guide.

Information can also be found regarding student financing on the Canada Student Loans website.

Student Loan Drop-In Sessions

The Student Connect Centre at Red Deer College offers free Student Loan drop-in sessions to students who would like some guidance while completing their full-time Alberta Student Aid application.

Other Sources for Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards:

ALIS

Alberta Scholarships

Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Scholarships

Alberta Blue Cross

Alberta Student Aid Scholarships

Alberta Teacher's Association Local 80

CWB Welding Foundation

FinAid

Find My Scholarships

Leonard Foundation

Red Deer Regional Catholic Education Foundation

Red Deer Regional Health Foundation

Scholar Tree

Scholarships Canada

Queen Esther Education Foundation

Yconic

First Nations, Métis, and Inuit Scholarships, Awards and Bursaries:

Atco Indigenous Education Awards

Belcourt Brosseau Metís Award

Indspire

Métis Nation of Alberta 

Government of Alberta - Human Services Alberta

Government of Canada - Indigenous Bursaries Search

Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business

Rupertsland Institute

RBC Aboriginal Student Awards Program

Athletic Scholarships, Awards and Bursaries:

Alberta Schools' Athletic Association

Softball Alberta

Athletics Canada

Alberta Golf Scholarships

Ringette Canada

Disabilities Scholarships and Bursaries:

Disability Awards

Disabled World

Learning Disabilities Association of Alberta

GoodCall

Voice of Albertans with Disabilities