Alberta Scholarships

The Alberta Government through Alberta Student Aid, and in partnership with post-secondary institutions and other community organizations, offers a suite of scholarships and awards to encourage and reward the excellence of Alberta students.

For most scholarships and awards, an application or a nomination process is required. Research your options because in some instances, you may even be eligible for more than one scholarship or award.

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:

To learn more, browse the Alberta Scholarships and Awards list:

Adult High School Equivalency Scholarship
Alberta Athletic Award
Alberta Award for the Study of Canadian Human Rights and Multiculturalism
Alberta Barley Commission - Eugene Boyko Memorial Scholarship
Alberta Citizenship Awards
Alberta Excellence in Agriculture Scholarship
Alberta Federation of Agriculture Scholarship
Alberta Graduate Excellence Scholarship
Alberta Graduate Students Travel Incentive
Alberta Innovates Graduate Student Scholarship
Alberta Junior Athletic Award
Alberta Ukrainian Centennial Commemorative Scholarships
Alex Decoteau Award of Honour
Alexander Rutherford High School Achievement Scholarship
Anna and John Kolesar Memorial Scholarship
Arts Graduate Scholarship

Belcourt-Brosseau Métis Awards (BBMA)

Canadian Oil Sands Network for Research and Development (CONRAD) Scholarship
Charles S Noble Junior Football Scholarship
Charles S. Noble Junior Hockey Scholarship
Charles S. Noble Scholarships for Study at Harvard
China-Alberta Award for Excellence in Chinese

David Johnston Law Scholarship
Dr. Ernest and Minnie Mehl Scholarships
Dr. Gary McPherson Leadership Scholarship
Dr. Robert and Anna Shaw Scholarship

Earl and Countess of Wessex – World Championships in Athletics Scholarship

Graduate Citizenship Award
Graduate Student Scholarship
Grant MacEwan United World College (UWC) Scholarships

Helen and George Kilik Scholarship
Helen Hunley Public Policy Graduate Scholarship

Indigenous Careers Award
Indigenous Graduate Award
International Education Awards – Ukraine

Janet and Horace Allen Science Scholarship
Jason Lang Scholarship
Jimmie Condon Athletic Scholarship
Jo-Anne Koch Bright Children Society Scholarship

Keyera Energy - Peter J. Renton Memorial Scholarship

Language Bursary Program for Teaching First Nations, Métis and Inuit (FNMI) Languages
Language Teacher Bursary Program
Languages In Teacher Education Scholarship
Laurence Decore Award for Student Leadership
Lois Hole Humanities and Social Sciences Scholarship
Louise McKinney Post-Secondary Scholarship
Louise McKinney Post-Secondary Scholarship - Study Outside Alberta

Maria Sava Polish Heritage Scholarship
Mildred Rowe Weston Memorial Scholarships

Northern Alberta Development Council (NADC) Bursaries Program
Northern Alberta Development Council (NADC) Bursary
Northern Alberta Development Council (NADC) First Nation, Métis and Inuit (FNMI) Bursary

Persons Case Scholarships
Prairie Baseball Academy Scholarship

Queen Elizabeth II Graduate Scholarship

Rutherford Scholars

Serving Communities Internship Program (SCiP)
Sir James Lougheed Award of Distinction

Theodore R. Campbell Scholarship
Tiessen Foundation Broadcast Scholarship

WorldSkills Legacy Scholarships & Awards

If you have questions, contact the Alberta Student Aid Service Centre:
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: