Scholarship Deadlines are Approaching!

St. Joseph High School School Awards and Scholarships applications are due May 16, 2019. Please see Ms. Spafford to return your applications or for further information.

Brock Myrol Memorial Scholarship -  Students entering into a program related to law enforcement or another "helping" profession (eg. teaching, health care, psychology, social work) are encouraged to apply for this scholarship. The application deadline is June 12.

Nelson's Scholarship for Indigenous Students - Application deadline is June 28, 2019

Murray Family Career Opportunity Award - Application deadline is June 28, 2019

Royal Canadian Legion Ladies' Auxiliary Alberta-NWT Command Bursary - Application deadline is August 31, 2019

Alexander Rutherford Scholarship

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

Student Loan applications will open for the 2019/2020 year the first week of June 2019. 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 free drop-in sessions to students who would like some guidance while completing their full-time Alberta Student Aid application. This year's sessions will take place on the following dates:

  • Thursday, June 13 from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, June 27 from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, July 3 from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, July 16 from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
  • Wednesday, July 24 from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Although these sessions are drop-in, please sign-up for the session of your choice to ensure we have enough computers and resources for everyone in attendance. Registrants will be contacted with important information regarding their drop-in session. 

Other Sources for Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards:


Alberta Scholarships

Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Scholarships

Alberta Blue Cross

Alberta Student Aid Scholarships

Alberta Teacher's Association Local 80

CWB Welding Foundation


Find My Scholarships

Leonard Foundation

Red Deer Regional Catholic Education Foundation

Red Deer Regional Health Foundation

Scholar Tree

Scholarships Canada

Queen Esther Education Foundation


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

Atco Indigenous Education Awards

Belcourt Brosseau Metís Award


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


Voice of Albertans with Disabilities

Scholarship Information Sessions

Information Sessions on finding scholarships, how to apply and keeping track of your scholarship search are available through the Career Centre. Check Career Centre events, monitors, and appointment binder for times and dates.