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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Rutherford Scholars

Purpose:

To reward the top Alexander Rutherford Scholarship recipients.

Value:

$2,500 

Eligibility:

The top ten students, as determined on the first writing of Diploma Examinations, are recognized as Rutherford Scholars.

Selection:

Recipients are selected on the basis of results obtained on Diploma Examinations in one of: English 30-1, 30-2 or Français 30, 30-2, Social Studies 30 plus three other subjects. Averages normally are in the 96.0 to 98.8 per cent range. Only the first writing of the diploma exam will be considered.

Application:

Recipients are selected from applications for an Alexander Rutherford Scholarship. A separate application is not required.

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Deadline:

No application deadline

Disbursement:

The award is disbursed once Student Aid Alberta confirms full-time enrollment in post-secondary studies.

Audience: High School Students