Alberta Scholarships

Scholarships, bursaries and awards in this online database are administered by Student Aid Alberta.
Notice: As of Dec. 1, 2015, Student Aid Alberta will no longer accept scholarship applications dropped off in person.

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Jason Lang Scholarship

Established in the memory of Jason Lang, a 17-year-old high school student who was killed in a school shooting.



Eligibility Criteria:

Recipients are nominated by the Student Awards Office at participating Alberta post-secondary schools.

Nominees must be Canadian Citizens or Permanent Residents of Canada and Alberta residents.

Nominees must be enrolled full-time in undergraduate or professional programs, such as Law, Medicine, Pharmacy or Dentistry at eligible Alberta public post-secondary schools (includes publicly-funded colleges, technical institutes, universities and private colleges accredited to grant degrees). View the full list at:

A student may only receive a lifetime maximum of three Jason Lang Scholarships.

For more on eligibility for this scholarship, refer to:

Selection Process:

Each recipient is nominated on the basis of achieving a minimum GPA of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale in the previous academic year while maintaining enrollment in at least 80 per cent of a full course load. Nominees must also be progressing in their post-secondary programs and continuing their full-time post-secondary studies at eligible Alberta schools to receive a Jason Lang Scholarship.

Application Process:

Recipients are nominated by the Student Awards Office at participating Alberta schools where they have obtained their qualifying grades.

The application for this award is unavailable. The 2016-17 application will be available at the end of July.