University of Alberta

Faculty of Education

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

Larry and Janet Anderson Bursary in Education

Field of Study: Education

Conditions: Awarded to a student with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in any year of an undergraduate degree in the Faculty of Education, and who graduated from an Alberta high school. Selection based on demonstrated financial need. Preference given to students with leadership roles in student government, student organizations, student services, community service or volunteer activities.

Funded by: Annually funded by the Larry and Janet Anderson Student Award Fund at the Edmonton Community Foundation

Dr. Tom Atkinson Memorial Bursary In Elementary Mathematics Education

Field of Study: Elementary Education

Conditions: Awarded to a student with a minimum GPA of 2.5 specializing in Elementary Mathematics Education who has completed at least one Elementary Education Mathematics course. Recipient will be selected on the basis of demonstrated financial need.

Funded by: Endowed by family and friends in memory of Dr. Tom Atkinson

Alan And Alice Bell Bursary In Education

Field of Study: Education (Elementary)

Conditions: Awarded annually to a student with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in a degree program in the Faculty of Education. Student will be selected on the basis of financial need with preference to a student majoring in Elementary Education.

Funded by: Endowed by Alan and Alice Bell

Education Student Support Fund Bursary

Field of Study: Education

Conditions: Awarded to students with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in any year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Education. Recipients will be selected on the basis of demonstrated financial need.

Funded by: Annually funded by Alumni and friends of the Faculty of Education

Kathleen Farmer Aboriginal Student Bursary In Education

Field of Study: Education

Conditions: Awarded to an undergraduate student with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in any year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Education. Preference given to a student 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.

Funded by: Endowed by Pamela Farmer in memory of her mother Kathleen Farmer.

Pamela Farmer Aboriginal Student Bursary In Education

Field of Study: Education

Conditions: Awarded annually to a student with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in any year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Education, with preference given to an undergraduate student 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. Recipient will be selected on the basis of demonstrated financial need.

Funded by: Endowed by Pamela Farmer

Pamela Farmer Bursary In Education

Field of Study: Education

Conditions: Awarded annually to an undergraduate student with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in any year of a degree in Education. Recipient will be selected on the basis of demonstrated financial need.

Funded by: Endowed by Pamela Farmer

John Brooks Finlay Bursary In Education

Field of Study: Education

Conditions: Awarded to a student with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in any year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Education. Recipient will be selected on the basis of financial need and demonstrated service to his or her community and/or the University.

Funded by: Endowed by Mrs. Eileen Finlay in memory of her husband, John Brooks Finlay

Jean B. Forest Bursary

Field of Study: Education

Conditions: Awarded to a mature student entering, or returning to full-time undergraduate studies in the Faculty of Education. The bursary will be based on academic standing and financial need.

Funded by: Endowed by friends of Jean B. Forest on her retirement as Chancellor of the University of Alberta.

Edmond And Anna Harder Bursary In Education

Field of Study: Education

Conditions: Awarded to a Canadian citizen or Permanent resident, who has been an Alberta resident for at least two years, with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in the second, third, fourth or fifth year of any undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Education. Recipients will be selected on the basis of demonstrated financial need.

Funded by: Endowed by Edmond Harder (Air Force Warrant Officer and Aircraft Maintenance Supervisor) and Anna (Martinek) Harder (BEd, 1964, University of Alberta)

Lulu Elizabeth Hope Memorial Bursary

Field of Study: Education

Conditions: Awarded annually to a student with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in the third year of studies in the Faculty of Education. Recipient will be selected on the basis of financial need with preference given to single parents.

Funded by: Endowed by Dennis Hope in memory of his mother Lulu Elizabeth Hope.

John E. Ingot Bursary In Education

Field of Study: Education

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

Funded by: Endowed by John E. Ingot

Dr Wendy Jerome Bursary

Field of Study: Physical Education or Education

Conditions: Awarded to a student with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in the second, third, fourth or fifth year of a Bachelor of Kinesiology, or Bachelor of Kinesiology/Bachelor of Education. Selection based on demonstrated financial need. Preference given to a varsity athlete.

Funded by: Endowed by Wendy Jerome, BPE 1958

Margaret "Presh" Kates Bursary In Education

Field of Study: Education

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

Funded by: Endowed by Remi and Helen Girard, in memory of Margaret "Presh" Kates, Diploma (Education), 1957 and Bachelor of Education, 1967

Orest And Francina Lazarowich Bursary In CTS Technology Education

Field of Study: Faculty of Education

Conditions: Awarded to a student with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in the Faculty of Education. Selection based on demonstrated financial need. Preference to a student enrolled in the third year Career and Technology Studies program majoring in technology Education.

Funded by: Annually funded by the ATA Educational Trust on behalf of the donors.

Rollande Rose Lefebvre Bursary

Field of Study: Education

Conditions: Awarded to an Alberta Resident with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Education. Recipient will be selected on the basis of demonstrated financial need.

Funded by: Endowed in memory of Rollande LeFebvre by her youngest child Hélène LeFebvre and her husband Eric Hughes.

Nancy Lord Aboriginal Teacher Education Program Bursary

Field of Study: Faculty of Education

Conditions: Awarded to a student with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in the Faculty of Education. Selection based on demonstrated financial need. Preference to a student enrolled in the Aboriginal Teacher Education Program.

Funded by: Endowed by Nancy Lord.

Mary and Waldemar Masciuch Bursary In Education

Field of Study: Education

Conditions: Awarded to a full-time student with satisfactory academic standing entering the third or fourth year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Education. Recipient will be selected on the basis of demonstrated financial need. Preference will be given to an Alberta resident whose permanent residence is outside of Edmonton and Calgary.

Funded by: Endowed by Dr. Heleen and Mr. Rod McLeod in honour of Heleen's parents, both teachers in Western Canada.

Claude and Ivy May (Elmquist) Bursary

Field of Study: Secondary Education

Conditions: Awarded annually to an Alberta resident with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in the Secondary Route of the Bachelor of Education degree program. Recipient will be selected on the basis of demonstrated financial need and a background of service to his or her community and/or the University.

Funded by: Endowed by Mr. Claude and Mrs. Ivy (Elmquist) May who have served others in various ways throughout their lifetime. Claude appreciated the small student loans that he received in 1946 and 1947 that enabled him to qualify as a teacher.

Dr. Michael & Olga Skuba Undergraduate Bursary

Field of Study: Open

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

Funded by: Endowed by Dr. Michael and Olga Skuba

Vera And Jules Tuba Memorial Bursary

Field of Study: Education

Conditions: Awarded annually to a first or second year Education student who comes from an Alberta or Saskatchewan community with a population of less than 10,000 on the basis of financial need and satisfactory academic standing

Funded by: Endowed by Friends and family of Vera and Jules Tuba.

Sharon Wammer Athletics Bursary

Field of Study: Physical Education and Recreation

Conditions: Awarded to a student with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in any year of an undergraduate or graduate degree program in the Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation. Selection based on demonstrated financial need. Preference given to a student-athlete.

Funded by: Annually funded by Winston Wammer