University of Alberta

Faculty of Nursing

The following is a list of Supplementary Bursaries available for the Faculty of Nursing. Return to the Supplementary Bursary Program page for more details, including eligibility, selection criteria, applications, deadlines, and appeals.

Alberta Blue Cross 50th Anniversary Nursing Bursary

Field of Study: Nursing

Conditions: Awarded to an Alberta resident with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in anyyear of an undergraduate degree in the Faculty of Nursing. Selection based on demonstrated financial need.

Funded by: Alberta Blue Cross

Arnold and Margaret Bacon Bursary

Field of Study: Nursing

Conditions: Awarded to a student with satisfactory academic standing entering the second or third year of a BSc in Nursing. Selection based on demonstrated financial need and outstanding clinical performance.

Funded by: Endowed by Faye Hatch, David Bacon and family in honor of Margaret Bacon a graduate of the 1935 class of the University of Alberta Hospital School of Nursing

Marjorie Bradford Bursaries in Nursing

Field of Study: Nursing

Conditions: Awarded to students with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in the first year of a BSc in Nursing. Selection based on demonstrated financial need and academic standing.

Funded by: Endowed through a bequest by the late Marjorie Bradford of Ottawa

Class Of September 1967 Bursary In Nursing

Field of Study: Nursing

Conditions: Awarded to an undergraduate student with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in third and/or fourth year BScN degree program in the Faculty of Nursing. Selection based on demonstrated financial need. Preference will be given to students demonstrating committment to nursing and community past and present.

Funded by: Endowed by the Class of September 1967, Faculty of Nursing

D'Appolonia Memorial Bursary

Field of Study: Faculty of Nursing, Medicine or Dentistry

Conditions: Awarded annually to student(s) with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of studies in the Faculty of Nursing, or Medicine and Dentistry. Selection based on demonstrated financial need.

Funded by: Endowed by the estate of Lt. Col GS D'Appolonia SBSt.J, CD Ret.

Elsie A. Dalby Bursary

Field of Study: Medicine or Nursing

Conditions: Awarded annually to a student with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in the Doctor of Medicine degree program, or in an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Nursing. Recipient will be selected on the basis of a demonstrated financial need with preference given to single parents.

Funded by: Endowed by Ron and Elsie Dalby

Margaret Roe Dewart Bursary

Field of Study: Nursing

Conditions: Awarded to a student with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in the third year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Nursing. Selection based on demonstrated financial need and excellence in direct patient care as evidenced by grades in NURS 291, 295 and either 391 or 395.

Funded by: Endowed by the estate of Margaret Roe Dewart and her children, Heather, Bonnie and John Dewart

Phyllis Hempel Memorial Bursary

Field of Study: Nursing

Conditions: Awarded to a student with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in any year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Nursing. Selection based on demonstrated financial need. Preference given to a student in the BScN-After Degree Program.

Funded by: Ednowed by the Hempel Family

Thorey Johnston Nursing Bursary

Field of Study: Nursing

Conditions: Awarded to a student with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in any year of an undergraduate degree in the Faculty of Nursing. Selection based on demonstrated financial need.

Funded by: Annually funded by Allenby Chapter #38 Order of the Eastern Star

Gilberte (Gil) Rentiers Jones Bursary In Nursing

Field of Study: Nursing

Conditions: Awarded to student(s) with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in any year of an undergraduate degree in Nursing. Selection based on demonstrated financial need. Preference given to a student studying at the Camrose site who is from rural Alberta and plans to practice in a rural area after graduation.

Funded by: Endowed by family and friends of Gilberte Jones

Frances Bella Jordan Bursary In Nursing

Field of Study: Nursing

Conditions: Awarded to a student with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in the third or fourth year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Nursing. Selection based on demonstrated financial need.

Funded by: Endowed by Mrs. Frances Bella Jordan

Jody Law Bursary in Nursing

Field of Study: Nursing

Conditions: Awarded to students with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in any year of an undergraduate or graduate degree program in the Faculty of Nursing. Selection based on demonstrated financial need.

Funded by: Endowed by Dr Frank W Peers

Barbara Lynne Leblanc Bursary in Nursing

Field of Study: Nursing

Conditions: Awarded to a student with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in any year of an undergraduate degree in the Faculty of Nursing. Selection based on demonstrated financial need.

Funded by: Annually funded by friends and family of Barbara Lynne Leblanc

Elizabeth Lewis and Karen Ross Bursary in Nursing

Field of Study: Nursing

Conditions: Awarded to students with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in any year of a Bachelor of Science in Nursing in the Faculty of Nursing.  Selection based on demonstrated financial need.

Funded by: Endowed by Elizabeth Lewis

June Lore Nursing Bursary

Field of Study: Nursing

Conditions: Awarded to student(s) with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in any year of an undergraduate degree in the Faculty of Nursing. Selection based on demonstrated financial need. Preference given to student(s) enrolled in their second, third or fourth year of study.

Funded by: Endowed by June Lore (Dip Nu '53, BScN '54)

MacKinnon Bursary for International Students

Field of Study: Nursing

Conditions: Awarded to a student who is on a Study Permit with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in any year of an undergraduate or graduate degree in the Faculty of Nursing. Selection based on demonstrated financial need.

Funded by: Endowed by Alice Thomas MacKinnon

Mia McCracken Bursary

Field of Study: Nursing

Conditions: Awarded to student(s) with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in any year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Nursing. Selection based on demonstrated financial need with preference given to student(s) enrolled in the After Degree Nursing program.

Funded by: Endowed by the estate of Marion McCracken

Doug McIvor And Maxine Toth-McIvor Nursing Bursary

Field of Study: Nursing

Conditions: Awarded to student(s) with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in any year of an undergraduate degree in the Faculty of Nursing. Selection based on demonstrated financial need. Preference given to student(s) enrolled in the third or fourth year of study.

Funded by: Endowed by Maxine Toth-McIvor

Gordon And Joan McLure Bursary

Field of Study: Nursing or Engineering

Conditions: Awarded to a student with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in any year of an undergraduate degree in the Faculties of Nursing or Engineering. Selection based on demonstrated financial need. Preference given to a second year student.

Funded by: Endowed by Gail Zink in memory of her parents

Newbert Bursary in Nursing

Field of Study: Nursing

Conditions: Awarded to students with satisfactory academic standing of at least 3.0 entering the second, third, or fourth year of the BSc Nursing program. Selection based on demonstrated financial need.

Funded by: Endowed by Mr and Mrs Kurt and Lilian Newbert.

Renee Rebryna Aboriginal Nursing Bursary

Field of Study: Nursing

Conditions: Awarded to a student with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in any year of an undergraduate degree or graduate program in the Faculty of Nursing who is of Aboriginal descent as defined by the Constitution Act, 1982, Section 35(2) or persons accepted by one of the Aboriginal peoples of Canada as a member of their community. Selection based on demonstrated financial need with preference given to a student with interest in contributing to Aboriginal health in the broader community.

Funded by: Annually funded by Renee Rebryna

DG Revell Bursary In Nursing

Field of Study: Nursing

Conditions: Awarded annually to a student with satisfactory standing in any year of an undergraduate degree program in Nursing. Recipients will be selected on the basis of demonstrated financial need.

Funded by: Endowed by friends and family of DG Revell

Marion (Lay) Robb Bursary In Nursing

Field of Study: Nursing

Conditions: Awarded to a student with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in any year of undergraduate study in the Faculty of Nursing. Selection based on demonstrated financial need. Preference given to a Canadian Citizen/Permanent Resident who has resided in Saskatchewan for a minimum of one year immediately before the first day of classes of the current Fall term.

Funded by: Endowed by Marion Robb

Alyce Rowswell Bursary

Field of Study: Nursing

Conditions: Awarded to a student with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in any year of a BSc in Nursing. Selection based on financial need, academic standing, dedication to the nursing profession, and the qualities of integrity, caring/compassion, patience, empathy, ability to live with ambiguity, critical thinking, responsibility, and accountability that are important in the Nursing profession.

Funded by: Endowed by Alyce Rowswell.

Eleanor J Shook Memorial Bursaries in Nursing

Field of Study: Nursing

Conditions: Awarded to students with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in any year of a BSc in the Faculty of Nursing. Selection based on demonstrated financial need and academic standing.

Funded by: Endowed through a bequest by the late Eleanor J Shook

Blanche L Siebert Memorial Bursary in Nursing

Field of Study: Nursing

Conditions: Awarded to a student with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in any year of a BSc in Nursing. Selection based on demonstrated financial need, academic standing, dedication to the nursing profession, and on demonstrated qualities of integrity, caring/compassion, patience, empathy, ability to live with ambiguity, critical thinking, responsibility, and accountability that are important in the Nursing profession.

Funded by: Endowed by Howard Siebert, friends and family in memory of Blanche Siebert, a graduate from the University of Alberta School of Nursing

Donna A. Skelding Bursary In Nursing

Field of Study: Nursing

Conditions: Preference given to a student of Aboriginal descent, as defined by the Constitution Act, 1982, Section 35 (2) or a person accepted by one of the Aboriginal peoples of Canada as a member of their community enrolled in the Faculty of Nursing on the basis of financial need and satisfactory academic standing.

Funded by: Endowed by Wing Commander William Skelding in memory of his daughter Donna Anne Skelding, RN.

Diane Spillett Public Health And Wellness Bursary

Field of Study: Graduate Studies

Conditions: Awarded to a student with satisfactory academic standing who is a Registered Nurse enrolled in Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research. Selection based on demonstrated financial need and an intention to focus their studies on public health and wellness.

Funded by: Endowed by Ruby Spillett

Molly Spohn Bursary

Field of Study: Nursing

Conditions: Awarded to a student with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in any year of a BSc in Nursing who has one or more dependents and is a single parent, or an individual with a dependent parent, sibling or other relative. Selection based on demonstrated financial need.

Funded by: Endowed by Mrs Molly Whittaker

Mannen and V Staples Bursary in Nursing

Field of Study: Nursing

Conditions: Awarded to a student with a GPA of 3.0 or greater enrolled in the second year of an undergraduate degree in the Faculty of Nursing.  Selection based on demonstrated financial need.

Funded by: Annually funded by the Mannen and V Staples Scholarship Fund at the Calgary Foundation

Alice Thomas Bursary in Nursing

Field of Study: Nursing

Conditions: Awarded to students with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in any year of an undergraduate degree in the Faculty of Nursing. Selection based on financial need.

Funded by: Endowed by Ms Alice MacKinnon.

UAH Class Of September 1957 Bursary

Field of Study: Nursing

Conditions: Awarded to an undergraduate student with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in second or third year in a degree program or an after degree program in the Faculty of Nursing. Selection based on demonstrated financial need.

Funded by: Endowed by UAH Class of September 1957

UAH Class Of September 1958 Bursary In Nursing

Field of Study: Faculty of Nursing

Conditions: Awarded to a student with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in third or fourth year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Nursing. Selection based on demonstrated financial need.

Funded by: Endowed by the UAH September 1958 Nursing Class

Margot (Masterson) Wallace Bursary In Nursing

Field of Study: Nursing

Conditions: Awarded to a student with satisfactory academic standing continuing in any year of study in the Faculty of Nursing with preference to a student entering first year for a BSc in Nursing. Selection based on demonstrated financial need. Preference to a resident of Alberta (defined as a Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident [Landed Immigrant] continuously residing in the Province of Alberta for at least one year immediately before the first day of classes of the term for which admission is sought).

Funded by: Endowed in memory of the late Margot (Masterson) Wallace.

Harriet (Caine) Younie Bursary in Nursing

Field of Study: Nursing

Conditions: Awarded to undergraduate students with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of a BSc in Nursing. Selection based on demonstrated financial need. Preference given to students who previously studied in a Nursing program at Norquest College.

Funded by: Endowed by the estate of Harriet (Caine) Younie (1939 DipNu)