Alberta Scholarships

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

Theodore R. Campbell Scholarship

The Theodore R. Campbell Scholarship recognizes the academic excellence of an Indigenous student enrolled in an education program at University nuhelot’ine thaiyots’i nistameyimakanak Blue Quills. The scholarship was established by the Theodore R. Campbell family through the Alberta Heritage Scholarship Fund Endowment program.



Eligibility Criteria:

Applicants must:

  • be First Nations, Inuit, or Métis,
  • 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, or legal guardian has maintained permanent residence in Canada for at least twelve (12) consecutive months immediately prior to commencing post-secondary studies and be residing in Alberta, or

- Alberta is the last place the student has lived for twelve (12) consecutive months immediately prior to commencing post-secondary studies, or
- the student's spouse/partner is an Alberta resident.

  • have completed the first year of an Education degree (university transfer) at University nuhelot’ine thaiyots’i nistameymakanak Blue Quills,
  • have completed a minimum of 24 credits in the first year and obtained passing marks in all courses with at least a 70% attendance record,
  • demonstrate financial need, and
  • be continuing full-time in the second year of the program.

Application Process:

Students must submit completed application forms to University nuhelot’ine thaiyots’i nistameymakanak Blue Quills.

The application for this award is not available. Check back in late fall.

Selection Process:

Recipient is selected by the Office of the Registrar at University nuhelot’ine thaiyots’i nistameymakanak Blue Quills. 

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: