Alberta Scholarships

Scholarships and awards in this listing are offered by the Government of Alberta and administered by Alberta Student Aid.

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.



Eligibility Criteria:

Applicants must:
• 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.

Selection Process:

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.

Application Process:

Applicants must submit to Alberta Student Aid:

  • 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 Alberta Student Aid confirms full-time enrolment in courses related to crop production and/or crop processing technology.


Many other scholarships and awards are offered by other organizations – and we encourage you to visit Alberta’s university and college websites to research the scholarships that they offer. For a listing of Alberta’s public post-secondary institutions, visit: