Scholarship Deadlines are Approaching!
CPAA Black, Indigenous and People of Colour Success Award deadline ends May 14. This $2000 award will go to one (1) grade 12 Alberta high school student who is a member of the Black, Indigenous, and/or a Person of Colour (POC) community. Applicants must also demonstrate the following qualities in their applications: good character and leadership skills. Preference will be given to applicants who express an interest in pursuing the Chartered Professional Accountant
The Piper Creek Optimist Club of Red Deer is pleased to introduce the Young Leader Award, aimed at recognizing and rewarding young adults in Red Deer who are engaged in their community.
The Young Leader Award will award a $1,000 bursary towards a post-secondary or furthering education program to one eligible Red Deer Student. The successful recipient is someone who is graduating in 2021, displays an aptitude for volunteering/giving back, and has a desire to be a community leader.
Red Deer College is excited to announce a new Student Bursary Opportunity! RDC is offering student bursaries on a first-eligible basis, meaning that students who meet the eligibility criteria will receive bursaries in the order their applications are received. Full-time students could receive up to $1,500 and part-time students could receive up to $750. To view the application criteria or to apply, please visit www.rdc.ab.ca/studentbursary.
Red Deer & District Community Foundation has upgraded their Financial Awards page. Please visit their webpage to learn more of their available opportunities
John Hasselfield Endowment Foundation Scholarship Program deadline for applications is March 1, 2021.
Careers Next Generation is holding virtual showcases for students to explore internship opportunities in a variety of careers. For more information, please visit https://www.careersnextgen.ca/virtual/
Are you stuck right now, but have plans for short term courses, workshops or need some equipment? Check out the RBC Future Launch Scholarship Program to help get you there!
The Canadian Foundation for Economic Education(CFEE) is partnering with CIBC to give high school aged youth (14-18) the opportunity to win $10, 000. Project submission deadline is April 16, 2021
Optimist International Oratorical Scholarship Contest - "Healing the World with Optimism". This is a tremendous opportunity for those students who want to challenge themselves with public speaking, earning a scholarship and taking pride in stretching comfort zones.
The Brock Myrol Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to one student per
academic year from either École Secondaire Notre Dame High School, St.
Joseph High School, Lindsay Thurber Comprehensive High School, Hunting Hills
High School, or Gateway Christian School. Applicants must be presently
involved in Martial Arts or have been involved previously, and are planning on
attending a post-secondary program related to law enforcement or another one
of the “helping” professions (eg. teaching, health care, psychology, etc.). Applications must be submitted by email to the Career Centre at Lindsay Thurber
Comprehensive High School, attention Cindy Visser at firstname.lastname@example.org
by 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 27th, in order to be considered.
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.
Student Loan Information
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:
First Nations, Métis, and Inuit Scholarships, Awards and Bursaries:
Athletic Scholarships, Awards and Bursaries:
Disabilities Scholarships and Bursaries: