Alberta Barley Commission - Eugene Boyko Memorial Scholarship
The Eugene Boyko Memorial Scholarship was created in 2002 by the Alberta Barley Commission to recognize and encourage students entering the field of crop production and/or crop processing technology studies. Eugene Boyko, who passed away in the spring of 2001, was a long time director of the Alberta Barley Commission. He was known for his commitment to agriculture and support of improved and innovative farming techniques.
• be a Canadian citizen, Permanent Resident or Protected Person (visa students are not eligible),
• be an Alberta resident and to be considered an Alberta resident one of the following conditions must apply:
- one parent must currently be residing in Alberta, or
- Alberta is the last place the student has lived for twelve (12) consecutive months before being a full-time post-secondary student, or
- is married to an Alberta resident before the start of the qualifying year of study.
• be attending a designated post-secondary institution in Alberta,
• be enrolled full-time in the second or subsequent year of undergraduate post-secondary study,
• be enrolled full-time in courses with an emphasis on crop production and/or crop processing technology, and
• have not previously received this scholarship.
The recipient will be selected on the basis of academic achievement in a program of study with an emphasis on crop production and/or crop processing technology in the previous year of undergraduate post-secondary study.
Applicants must submit to Student Aid Alberta:
- a completed application form, and
- an official transcript.
Your transcript must have an official signature or seal indicating that the transcript paper is issued by your school/institution. Photocopies and/or faxed copies will not be accepted. Post-secondary students must contact their school to request their official transcripts.
The award is issued after Student Aid Alberta confirms full-time enrolment in courses related to crop production and/or crop processing technology.