Alberta Scholarships

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

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Scholarship


25 scholarships of $2,000 each

Eligibility Criteria:

Available to students who have been in government care and have overcome significant challenges in their lives while pursuing their post-secondary studies. Eligible students must be Advancing Futures Bursary recipients and be returning to full-time post-secondary studies. Awarded on the basis of academic achievement, selected students will have the highest GPAs while working toward degrees, diplomas or certificates. Advancing Futures Bursary recipients who are taking post-secondary upgrading courses or attending specialized high schools are also eligible.

For more information on the program this award enhances and recipients are selected from:

Selection Process:

Recipients will be chosen on the basis of their academic averages from the list of recipients for an Advancing Futures Bursary.

Application Process:

Applications and information on deadline dates are available from Advancing Futures Bursary.

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: