Alberta Scholarships

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

David Johnston Law Scholarship



Eligibility Criteria:

An applicant must be:

  • a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada
  • currently living in Alberta
  • entering the first year of study in the Faculty of Law at the University of Alberta or the University of Calgary, and
  • enrolled full-time

Application Process:

Contact the Faculty of Law at either the:

  • University of Alberta or
  • University of Calgary

Selection Process:

Each school will select an award recipient on the basis of academic standing, LSAT score and demonstrated involvement in volunteer activity. Consideration will also be given to applicants who are enrolled in combined programs, e.g. LLB/MBA program.

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: