Scholarship Deadlines are Approaching!

Please note that as the COVID-19 pandemic is occurring student are encouraged to continue to apply to scholarships to assist with their post secondary education. Deadlines for most scholarships have been extended to align with global circumstances. Questions regarding scholarships and applications can be addressed to Ms. Spafford at

St. Joseph High School Awards Application is now open.  Please submit your application to Ms. Spafford by May 22, 2020 deadline.

Grade 12 students requiring financial support, contribute to their community, and have the minimum entrance requirements for their post secondary programs are encouraged to apply for the Rotary Club Career Opportunity Award.  See Ms. Spafford to submit application.  The deadline to this application has been extended to June 2020.

Brock Myrol Memorial Scholarship - intended for students entering into law enforcement or another "helping" career field.  Deadline for applications is May 29, 2020.

The Alberta Teacher’s Association Local 80 Scholarships deadline is May 31, 2020. Students who have a member parent or students who are intending to enter into the field of education are invited to apply.

Red Deer Regional Catholic Education Foundation offers five student scholarships of $500 to grade 12 students in our division.  Application deadline is May 22, 2020

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

Student Loan applications will open for the 2020/2021 year the first week of June 2020. 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:


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