Every post secondary school will have scholarships ( based on marks) and bursaries ( based on financial need) for students to apply
Here is a sample of the wide variety available. Pay close attention to deadlines. Good luck!
Scholarships for RAP apprentices
Banff- Canmore Community Foundation Marika Laub Scolarship
Three letters of reference and an essay about Banff National Park and in particular Lake O'Hara
Emphasis on volunteerism and giving back to the community
A variety of awards for academics, community service and financial need to attend Bow Valley College
Ceres Sorority U of A Women who have an interest in Agriculture
Credit Union scholarships based upon leadership;volunteerism and academic performance
Education Matters -Dance Scholarships
Epislon Alpha a Chapter of Phi Gamma Delta
Scholarships for males entering U of Alberta; Men with committment to Academics; Student Councils;Volunteerism;Active in Sports and/or Fine Arts
For female Alberta students studying in Alberta or Saskatchewan first or second year
Scholarships based upon financial need;integrity,perservance and excellence
Indsprire -scholarships and bursaries for First Nations people
Johnson Insurance scholarship based upon being a member of this insurance company.
Law Enforcement Bursary
This is a new bursary program that allows a selection committee from Protective Services to award a Law Enforcement Bursary to two local high school students that will be pursuing a criminal justice/policing program in the upcoming fall semester. The $2500 Law Enforcement Bursary will be awarded to two Grade 12 students who have graduated in 2016 and reside in Canmore.
Applicants must compose and submit a minimum 500 word essay on why they have chosen to pursue education that is related to criminal justice/policing and also focus on their leadership, volunteerism and good work ethic. In addition to the essay, students must provide proof of enrollment for the program they intend to participate in. The essay and proof of enrollment is due to the Town of Canmore by September 15, 2016. Please submit your essay to Rachel Lippitt, Protective Services Assistant via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by dropping off a print copy at the Civic Centre at 902 7th Avenue.
Legion bursaries and scholarships based on a relative that has served in the Canadian military
One of the most lucrative schoalrships in Canada $100 000; based on Character;Service and Leadership
The John Helou Scholarship will award up to two Canadian youth with the financial support they need to overcome the financial obstacles that come with a personal or familial diagnosis of multiple sclerosis, enabling them to reach their full potential and become the next generation of MS leaders. The recipients must be enrolled in a science, technology, engineering or math undergraduate program. Recipients of the John Helou Scholarship will receive $6,250/year for four years to apply to tuition– for a total scholarship of $25,000.
Applications are being accepted for this scholarship between now and March 31, 2016 at https://juno.aucc.ca/app/mssociety.html. Please see the attached posters for additional information including eligibility criteria. The information can also be found on our website: www.mssociety.ca/scholarships.
Mindfuel Scholarships will award three scholarships for those entering a STEM field, Science or Science Education field
The John Helou Scholarship is available solely due to the generous financial support of Pfizer and Innovative Medicines Canada. Please don’t hesitate to contact me if you have any questions.
The most lucative scholarship for Chapel Hill North Carolina; Baed upon Scholarly Pursuits; Character; Leadership; Physical Rigour
Four years of paid education and summer adventure programs
Awarded based upon diversity,financial need,community leadership and academic acheivements
20 scholarships up to $17 500/year
Phone: 1800 308 8306
The University of Toronto National Book Award Program is intended to recognize and reward the very best Canadian secondary school students, regardless of which university those students choose to attend.
1250 word essay on your community leadership
This $5000 bursary/ year was set up for students from Canmore, Banff or Morley to attend Queen's University. This bursary is based upon residency and financial need.
Must demonstrate the highest degree of citizenship and humanitarism while pursuing academic or sport endeavours in the serivce of a community.
Deadline: Feb.1 of each year
Designed for students in any stream pursuing studies in any field. We're looking to honour hard work, innovation and solid career direction. Six awards of $10 000.00 dollars will be distributed to students across the country.
Living Life to its fullest... while mamintaing an approach rooted in risk management and injury mamagement. $2500
Find the money and support you need for your life as a student. Membership is free!
Grants Loran Awards to talented young Canadians on the basis of character, service and leadership potential. A Loran Award includes four years of funding for undergraduate studies and a comprehensive enrichment program.
A variety of academic awards and community service awards to attend Mt. Royal University
A $1000 scholarship minimum GPA of 75% ; Essay /blog on the immigration policies of Donald Trump
This scholarship is to promote Medicine as a career from under represented populations. Challenged family socio-economic situations is an asset in this scholarship. Contact
Barb Cowley, BEd
Coordinator, Pathways to Medicine Scholarship Program
Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary
TRW 3D04-3, 3280 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, T2N 4Z6
Schulich Leader Scholarships are open to all graduating high school or Cégep students across Canada who have an interest in pursuing Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) at one of ourpartner universities.
Nominees must possess at least two of three criteria:
- Academic excellence
- Outstanding community, business or entrepreneurial leadership
- Financial need**
If you are a new student beginning your first year at the U of C, you could be eligible for bursaries or scholarships including some major U of C awards! Last year, the University of Calgary disbursed over $3.2 million in awards to new students. New students entering the U of C directly from high school are automatically considered for the following awards; no application is required.
A variety of Awards for academic excellence, community service and financial need to attend Olds College
U of A Entrance Awards
For students entering the U of A from high school. This includes students who may have taken time off after high school without attending another post-secondary institution.
Note: this competition is based on the student's final marks at the time of application.
Among the most valuable and prestigious undergraduate scholarships awarded by the University of Alberta. Approximately 70 scholarships from $7,500 to $50,000 are available annually
SAIT polytechnic offers programming in ten areas. Business;School of Construction, School of Health and Safety, School of Hospitality and Tourism, School of Information and Communication Technologies, Macphail School of Energy,School of Manufacturing and Automation ,School of Transportation, Pre-employment and Apprentice Technician Programs and the Centre for Academic Learner Services ( Academic upgrading)
Based upon English mark and 4 other courses from grades10-12. 75% minimum average
Grade 11 Merit Award Value: $800 Approximately 100 scholarships will be granted to the highest achieving Grade 11 students who are attending an Alberta High School.
Student must be nominated
Student must be nominated
Yconic a scholarship platform
The Marika Laub Memorial Fund
Offers financial support to assist Bow Valley residents attending any recognized academic, technical, artistic or athletic school and/or training program. Evaluation criteria include financial need; community involvement; and demonstration of artistic, academic, musical, leadership, and/or athletic ability.
Write for application forms Box 1677, Banff, AB, T1L 1B5