Alberta Scholarships

Scholarships, bursaries and awards in this online database are administered by Student Aid Alberta.
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Laurence Decore Awards for Student Leadership

Initiated by the Alberta College and Technical Institute Students' Executive Council (ACTISEC) in honour of Laurence Decore, former Edmonton mayor and leader of the Alberta Liberal Party.


To recognize post-secondary students who have demonstrated outstanding dedication and leadership to fellow students and within their communities.




Applicants must be Alberta residents who are currently enrolled in a minimum of three full courses at designated Alberta post-secondary schools.


Applicants are selected on the basis of their involvement in either student government or student societies, clubs or organizations. In addition, candidates may be involved in student organizations at the provincial or national level or in non-profit community organizations.


Selection committees established at participating educational institutions select recipients.


Schools submit nominations by February 15


Award is disbursed in March.

Audience: Undergraduate Students