Scholarships

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Upcoming Deadlines

TD Scholarships for Community Leadership

Since 1995, TD has awarded millions in scholarships to recognize students who have demonstrated an outstanding commitment to community leadership. TD Scholarship for Community Leadership recipients receive up to $70,000 for tuition and living expenses as well as opportunities for paid summer employment, peer networking and mentorship. Supporting young community leaders is one way TD is helping build a more inclusive and sustainable tomorrow.

Have you shown exceptional leadership in helping to make a meaningful and lasting difference in your community? We'd love to hear about your community leadership efforts and what inspired you to get involved. We're more interested in the mark you're making in the world than the marks you're getting in the classroom. The program is open to students with an average of 75% and up who are supporting positive change in their communities. Deadline is November 15, 2021

Loran Award

Grade 12 students who are graduating this year, hold a minimum overall average of 85% and demonstrate exceptional qualities of leadership, character and community commitment are open to apply for the Loran Award.  This award is valued at  a maximum of $100, 000 and is renewable for up to  four years towards a student's post secondary education.  Each Loran Award includes an annual stipend of $10,000, a matching tuition waiver, access to funding and internships through the Loran Scholars summer program, invitations to annual gatherings and forums, and mentorship opportunities.   

St. Joseph's High School can sponsor applicants for consideration - to be considered, a student must submit their intent to Mrs. Bennington no later than October 4 by 9 am.  Students applying for school sponsorship will then follow an interview process to select a candidate.Deadline for the Loran Award applications is October 13.  For more information, visit http://www.loranscholar.ca/ 

Pipe Line Contractors Association of Canada deadline is October 15

An applicant must be a son, daughter, or ward of a person whose principal income is derived from the pipeline construction industry.

The parent or guardian of the applicant must be employed by or have a history of employment with a company that is a member of the Pipe Line Contractors Association of Canada.

The applicant must provide proof of full-time enrollment in a program leading to a diploma or degree in any field at a recognized Canadian college or university. Applications received from students enrolled in post-graduate programs may also 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. 

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