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.

Purpose:

To reward the outstanding academic achievements of Alberta post-secondary students continuing full-time in undergraduate programs.

Value:

$1,000

Eligibility:

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:

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:

Recipients are nominated by the Student Awards Office at participating Alberta schools where they have obtained their qualifying grades. For information on the nomination process and eligibility, students should contact the Student Awards Offices at their schools.

Deadline:

Students should contact the Student Awards Offices at their schools for application deadlines.

Disbursement:

The award will be disbursed after Student Aid Alberta confirms full-time enrollment in post-secondary studies.

Audience: Undergraduate Students