University of Alberta

The information provided below pertains to awards that may be administered in the 2013 - 2014 year. Award values may change from values awarded in previous years.

Academic Excellence Scholarships

The following scholarships are part of the Academic Excellence Competition:

University of Alberta Academic Excellence Scholarships

Field of Study: Open

Value: Variable from $500 to $3,000

Number: Variable

Conditions: Awarded to students with superior academic achievement entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: The University of Alberta.

Agriculture Financial Services Corporation Scholarship

Field of Study: Biology or Chemistry

Value: $1,000

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to an Alberta resident with superior academic achievement enrolled in an undergraduate degree program at Augustana Faculty with a major or minor in Biology or Chemistry. Recipient will be selected on the basis of academic achievement. Preference will be given to a student with interest in agriculture/agri-food industry.

Funded by: Agriculture Financial Services Corporation

Alberta Blue Cross 50th Anniversary Entrance Scholarship

Field of Study: Open

Value: $1,250

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement and financial need to an Alberta resident entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta. The recipient will be selected on the basis of their final admission average. Students in receipt of other awards totaling more than $3500 are not eligible for this scholarship.

Funded by: Alberta Blue Cross

Alberta Blue Cross 50th Anniversary Entrance Scholarship (Augustana)

Field of Study: Augustana

Value: $1,250

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to an Alberta resident entering the first year of an Augustana Faculty undergraduate degree program. Recipient will be selected on the basis of academic standing and demonstrated financial need. Students must be registered full-time and may not be in receipt of awards totaling more than $3,500.

Funded by: Alberta Blue Cross Benefits Corporation Foundation

Alberta Blue Cross 50th Anniversary Nursing Scholarship

Field of Study: Nursing

Value: $1,250

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement and financial need to an Alberta resident entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Nursing at the University of Alberta. The recipient will be selected on the basis of their final admission average. Students in receipt of other awards totaling more than $3,500 are not eligible for this scholarship.

Funded by: Alberta Blue Cross

Alberta Blue Cross 50th Anniversary Travellers Scholarship

Field of Study: Open

Value: $1,250

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement and financial need to an Alberta resident entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta who must relocate at least 100 kilometres from their hometown to attend the University. The recipient will be selected on the basis of their final admission average. Students in receipt of other awards totaling more than $3500 are not eligible for this scholarship.

Funded by: Alberta Blue Cross

Alma Mater Entrance Scholarships

Field of Study: Open

Value: $600

Number: 3

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement and financial need to students entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: The Alma Mater Fund of The University of Alberta.

APEGA Education Foundation Academic Excellence Award in Engineering

Field of Study: Engineering

Value: Variable, minimum value $1,750, maximum allocation is $17,000

Number: Variable

Conditions: Awarded to student(s) with satisfactory academic standing entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Engineering. Recipient(s) will be selected on the basis of their final admission average and demonstrated financial need.

Funded by: APEGA Education Foundation

APEGA Education Foundation Academic Excellence Scholarship in Engineering

Field of Study: Engineering

Value: Variable (minimum $5,000)

Number: Variable (minimum 6)

Conditions: Awarded to students with superior academic achievement entering the first year of an undergraduate degree in the Faculty of Engineering. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: APEGA Education Foundation

ATB Financial (Camrose) Scholarship

Field of Study: Augustana

Value: $1,000

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to an Alberta resident with superior academic achievement enrolled in an undergraduate degree program at Augustana Faculty. Recipient will be selected on the basis of academic achievement and financial need.

Funded by: ATB Financial (Camrose)

ATCO Gas Award

Field of Study: Environmental Science/Studies

Value: $500

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to a student with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in a BSc degree program majoring in Environmental Science/Studies, Augustana Faculty. Recipient will be selected on the basis of academic standing.

Funded by: ATCO Gas

Augustana Faculty Academic Entrance Scholarship

Field of Study: Augustana

Value: Up to $2,000

Number: Variable

Conditions: Awarded to students with superior academic achievement entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program at Augustana Faculty. Recipients will be selected on the basis of Grade 11 and/or Grade 12 final marks.

Funded by: Augustana Faculty

Dr. Neil Basaraba Memorial Scholarship in Engineering

Field of Study: Faculty of Engineering

Value: $2,250

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to an Alberta resident with superior academic achievement entering the first year of a Bachelor of Engineering at the University of Alberta. Selection based on academic standing and demonstrated financial need.

Funded by: Endowed by John Basaraba (Chemical '51) and Irene Basaraba in loving memory of Dr. Neil Basaraba D.D.S (University of Alberta 1955), M.S.D.

John and Irene Basaraba Engineering Scholarship

Field of Study: Engineering

Value: $1,250.00

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to an Alberta resident with superior academic achievement entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Engineering. Selection based on academic standing and demonstrated financial need.

Funded by: Endowed by John and Irene Basaraba in loving memory of their parents

John and Irene Basaraba Scholarship in Engineering

Field of Study: Engineering

Value: $2,250

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded on the basis of superior academic achievement to a rural Alberta resident entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Engineering. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average and demonstrated financial need.

Funded by: John and Irene Basaraba

Harry W Bass Memorial Academic Excellence Scholarships

Field of Study: Open

Value: Variable, maximum allocation is $9,000

Number: Variable

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement to students entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average. Preference is given to students with demonstrated financial need.

Funded by: Endowed by the late Harry W. Bass of Dallas, Texas.

David Lynn Bennett Memorial Award

Field of Study: Augustana

Value: $1,250

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to an Alberta resident from the Bashaw area with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in an undergraduate degree program at Augustana Faculty. Recipient will be selected on the basis of academic standing and financial need.

Funded by: Endowed in memory of David Lynn Bennett

Viscount Bennett Scholarships

Field of Study: Open

Value: Variable, maximum allocation is $9,750

Number: Variable

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement, good character, and satisfactory personal qualities to students entering an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta, who have resided for at least five consecutive years in Calgary or within thirty-five kilometres of that city, or in Banff National Park. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average. Financial need may be considered.

Funded by: Endowed from a trust created by the late Right Honorable Viscount Bennett, PC, KC, LLD, DCL, of Calgary and Mickelham.

The Elinor Bentley BA Power Arts Academic Excellence Entrance Scholarship

Field of Study: Arts

Value: $750

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded biennially in even-numbered years on the basis of superior academic achievement to a student entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Arts at the University of Alberta. The recipient will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Endowed by friends and family of Elinor Bentley in her memory. Mrs Bentley was a dedicated volunteer of the Faculty of Arts. As the University's Alumni Association Arts representative, Elinor coordinated Arts alumni events across Canada to celebrate 'BA Power'. Her hard work and enthusiasm will continue to be celebrated through this award.

Burgar Funeral Home Scholarship

Field of Study: Augustana

Value: $500

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to a student from the Camrose area with superior academic achievement enrolled in an undergraduate degree program at Augustana Faculty. Recipient will be selected on the basis of academic achievement and financial need.

Funded by: Burgar Funeral Home

Campus Saint-Jean Academic Excellence Scholarships

Field of Study: Arts, Commerce, Education, or Science at Campus Saint-Jean

Value: Variable from $1,000 to $1,500

Number: Variable

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement to students entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta and registered in Campus Saint-Jean. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Dean, Campus Saint-Jean through donations from alumni and friends of Campus Saint-Jean

Camrose and District Fish and Game Association Scholarship

Field of Study: Augustana Faculty - Biology or Environmental Studies

Value: $500

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement enrolled in an undergraduate degree program at Augustana Faculty with a major or minor in Biology or Environmental Studies. Recipient will be selected on the basis of academic achievement. Preference will be given to a student from the Camrose area.

Funded by: Camrose and District Fish and Game Association

Camrose Booster Award

Field of Study: Augustana

Value: $500

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to a student with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in an undergraduate degree program at Augustana Faculty. Recipient will be selected on the basis of academic standing.

Funded by: Camrose Booster Ltd

Camrose Canadian Scholarship

Field of Study: Augustana

Value: $1,500

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement enrolled in an undergraduate degree program at Augustana Faculty. Recipient will be selected on the basis of academic achievement and financial need.

Funded by: The Camrose Canadian

Camrose Dental Health Centre Scholarship

Field of Study: Augustana

Value: $540

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement enrolled in an undergraduate degree program at Augustana Faculty. Selection will be made on the basis of academic achievement.

Funded by: Camrose Dental Health Centre

Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers Academic Excellence Scholarship in Engineering

Field of Study: Engineering

Value: $1,000

Number: 22

Conditions: Awarded on the basis of superior academic achievement to students entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Engineering. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers

Canadian Federation of University Women, Edmonton Scholarship

Field of Study: Open

Value: $1,000

Number: 2

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement to an Alberta high school graduate entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta. Selection based on final admission average.

Funded by: Endowed by the Canadian Federation of University Women, Edmonton

Audrey Yew-Teck Chung and Eng-Theng Teo Memorial Scholarships

Field of Study: Open

Value: $1,250

Number: 2

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement and financial need to students entering an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Endowed by Mr See-Wing Chung in memory of his wife, Audrey (YT) Chung and father-in-law Eng-Theng Teo.

City of Edmonton Entrance Scholarship

Field of Study: Open

Value: $1,000

Number: 2

Conditions: To be awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement to students whose permanent residence is the City of Edmonton.

Funded by: Endowed by The City of Edmonton.

Dr KA Clark Memorial Scholarship

Field of Study: Open

Value: $1,500

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement and financial need to a student from Fort McMurray entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta. The recipient will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Endowed by the late Mrs Dora Clark, in memory of her late husband, Dr KA Clark.

Class of 1972 Science Entrance Scholarship

Field of Study: Faculty of Science

Value: $500

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to a resident of Alberta with superior academic achievement entering an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Science who has graduated from high school within a year of attending the University of Alberta. Selection based on academic standing and financial need.

Funded by: Class of 1972

Percy Clubine Memorial Scholarships

Field of Study: Any program in the Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sciences

Value: $750

Number: 3

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement to students entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sciences at the University of Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Endowed by the late Hazel L Clubine

Mary H Corns and Sons, Ian & Roy, Memorial Scholarship in Nursing

Field of Study: Nursing

Value: $500

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement entering the first year of the collaborative degree program in the Faculty of Nursing. Recipient will be selected on the basis of academic achievement and financial need.

Funded by: Endowed by Dr William George Corns

Walter A Crawford Memorial Scholarship in Agriculture

Field of Study: Any program in the Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sciences

Value: $3,250

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement and financial need to a student entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sciences at the University of Alberta. The recipient will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Endowed through the will of the late Walter A Crawford of Edmonton.

Jean Crozier Rising Star Entrance Scholarship in the Faculty of Science

Field of Study: Faculty of Science

Value: $1,000

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to a resident of Alberta with superior academic achievement entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Science. Selection based on their final admission average with preference given to a student who is a single parent.

Funded by: Jean Crozier

Donald Scobie Memorial Entrance Scholarship

Field of Study: Chemistry or Biological Science

Value: $3,000

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to student(s) with superior academic achievement entering the first year of study in the Faculty of Science with a specialization or honours in Chemistry or Biological Sciences. Selection based on their final admission average with preference given to student(s) with involvement and interest in music and/or other art forms.

Funded by: Friends and family of Donald Scobie

Dr Ursula Hennig Rising Star Scholarship

Field of Study: Faculty of Science with a Specialization in Genetics

Value: $1,000

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program with a specialization in genetics in the Faculty of Science. Selection based on their final admission average with preference given to a student enrolled in the Science Cohort Program.

Funded by: Dr Ursula Hennig

Helen M Eckert Award

Field of Study: Open

Value: $1,250

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to a student with satisfactory academic standing entering an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta. Recipient will be selected on the basis of academic standing and demonstrated financial need. Preference will be given to a female student who has taken a two or more year hiatus from her studies after completing high school and who plans to enter the Faculty of Education upon completion of a preprofessional year at the University of Alberta.

Funded by: Endowed by Helen M Eckert

Susan and Helen Eckert Academic Excellence Scholarship

Field of Study: Open

Value: $1000

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program. Recipient will be selected on the basis of superior academic achievement. Preference will be given to a student who has attended one of the following Edmonton's City Centre Education Project schools: Alex Taylor, Norwood, Eastwood, Spruce Avenue, Delton, McCauley, Parkdale, Queen Mary Park, or John A McDougall. Preference will also be given to a female student planning to pursue studies in biological sciences and/or education.

Funded by: Endowed by Helen M Eckert

Edmonton 2001 World Championships in Athletics Sport Performance Entrance Scholarship

Field of Study: Physical Education and Recreation

Value: $750

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement enrolled in the first year of the Bachelor of Physical Education degree program or the Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology degree program. Selection based on academic achievement and demonstrated interest and involvement in the area of enhancement of sport performance. Preference given to applicants with an interest in nutrition and ergo genetic aids.

Funded by: Endowed by the Organizing Committee of the First International Scientific Conference on Nutrition and Athletic Performance held in conjunction with the Edmonton 2001 World Championships in Athletics.

Edmonton Sportsman's Fund Scholarship

Field of Study: Physical Education

Value: $750

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement, financial need, and participation in high school athletics to an Edmonton high school graduate entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation at the University of Alberta. The recipient will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Endowed by The Edmonton Sportsman's Fund Inc

Enbridge Inc Dean of Engineering Academic Excellence Scholarships

Field of Study: Engineering

Value: Variable, maximum allocation is $12,750

Number: Variable

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement to a student entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Endowed by Enbridge Inc.

Encana Dean of Engineering Academic Excellence Scholarship

Field of Study: Engineering

Value: Variable, maximum allocation is $3,500

Number: Variable

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement to students entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Endowed by Encana Corporation

Evraz Inc. NA Camrose Works Employees Award

Field of Study: Augustana

Value: $500

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to a Evraz Inc. NA Camrose Works employee descendant with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in an undergraduate degree program at Augustana Faculty. Recipient will be selected on the basis of academic standing. If there are no eligible Evraz Inc. NA Camrose Works employee descendants who have not previously received this award, it may be awarded to a resident of the County of Camrose. Students are eligible to receive this award once.

Funded by: Endowed by Evraz Inc NA Camrose

Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sciences Academic Excellence Scholarship

Field of Study: Any program in the Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sciences

Value: Variable from $1,250 to $1,750

Number: Variable

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement to students entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sciences at the University of Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Dean, Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sciences

Faculty of Arts Academic Excellence Scholarships

Field of Study: Arts

Value: $1,000

Number: Variable

Conditions: Awarded annually to students with superior academic achievement entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Arts at the University of Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Endowed by the Dean, Faculty of Arts, University of Alberta

Faculty of Engineering Academic Excellence Scholarships

Field of Study: Engineering

Value: $3,000

Number: Variable

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement to students entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Alumni and Friends of the Faculty of Engineering

Faculty of Nursing Academic Excellence Scholarships

Field of Study: Nursing

Value: Variable from $1,000 to $2,000

Number: Variable

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement to students entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Nursing at the University of Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Dean, Faculty of Nursing

Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation Academic Excellence Scholarships

Field of Study: Physical Education and Recreation

Value: Up to $2,000

Number: Variable

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement to students entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation at the University of Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Dean, Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta

Faculty of Science Academic Excellence Scholarships

Field of Study: Science

Value: $1,000

Number: Variable

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement to students entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Science at the University of Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Provided by the Dean of Science through donations from University of Alberta alumni.

Ernie Felzien Award

Field of Study: Mathematics

Value: $1,500

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to an Alberta resident with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in an undergraduate degree program at Augustana Faculty with a major in Mathematics and Physics or a minor in Mathematics. Recipient will be selected on the basis of academic standing and financial need.

Funded by: Endowed by Ernie Felzien

Fielding & Company LLP Law Firm Scholarship

Field of Study: Bachelor of Management in Business Economics

Value: $500

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement enrolled in the Bachelor of Management in Business Economics degree program at Augustana Faculty. Selection based on academic standing.

Funded by: Fielding & Company LLP

Rocky Forest Leadership Scholarship

Field of Study: Open

Value: $1,000

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program. Recipient will be selected on the basis of leadership qualities as demonstrated by involvement in extracurricular and community activities and academic achievement. Preference will be given to a student from the Jean Forest All Girls Leadership Academy.

Funded by: Endowed by family and friends of Jean and Rocky Forest

Friends of the University Entrance Scholarships

Field of Study: Open

Value: $500

Number: 3

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement and financial need to students entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: The Friends of the University of Alberta.

Joseph and Katherine Gamel Memorial Entrance Scholarship

Field of Study: Open

Value: $500

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement and financial need to a County of Smoky Lake high school graduate entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta. The recipient will be selected on the basis of their final admission average. In the event that there are no qualified applicants from the County of Smoky Lake, this scholarship can be awarded to a student from any high school located north of Edmonton in the Province of Alberta.

Funded by: Endowed by Donna M Gamel in memory of her parents, Joseph and Katherine Gamel

Gardener Brothers Scholarships in Nutrition and Food Sciences

Field of Study: Nutrition and Food Science

Value: Variable, maximum allocation is $6,250

Number: Variable

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement to an Alberta resident entering the first year of the BSc Nutrition and Food Sciences degree program in the Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sciences at the University of Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Endowed by Ted Gardener, Theo Gardener and Ed Gardener of Edmonton.

Albert Hansen Memorial Scholarship

Field of Study: Augustana

Value: $500

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement enrolled in an undergraduate degree program at Augustana Faculty. Recipient will be selected on the basis of academic achievement and financial need.

Funded by: A Hansen & Sons Construction (Camrose) Ltd

Reg and Marjorie Harris Memorial Scholarship

Field of Study: Augustana

Value: $500

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement enrolled in an undergraduate degree program at Augustana Faculty. Recipient will be selected on the basis of academic achievement and financial need.

Funded by: Endowed by Reg and Marjorie Harris

Richard and Lois Haskayne Academic Excellence Scholarship

Field of Study: Open

Value: $2,250

Number: 2

Conditions: To be awarded annually to students with superior academic achievement entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program, directly from high school. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average and financial need. Preference will be given to graduates of rural Canadian high schools who intend to live in University residence.

Funded by: Endowed by Richard and Lois Haskayne.

Thomas Hrapko Memorial Academic Excellence Scholarship

Field of Study: BPE/BEd degree program

Value: $2,000

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement and demonstrated financial need to a student entering the first year of the joint Bachelor of Physical Education/Bachelor of Education degree program in the Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation at the University of Alberta. The recipient will be selected on the basis of their final admission average. Preference is given to students who express an interest in Elementary Education.

Funded by: Endowed by Julia O Hrapko in memory of her father Thomas

Henry Kreisel Memorial Academic Excellence Scholarships

Field of Study: Open

Value: Variable, maximum allocation is $24,750

Number: Variable

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement to students entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Endowed by the University of Alberta.

Dr. Marguerite Lambert Leng WISEST Rising Star Scholarship

Field of Study: Biochemistry

Value: $1,000

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Science who has participated in the WISEST Summer Research Program and will be pursuing an Honors or Specialization degree program in Biochemistry. If a qualified candidate cannot be found in Biochemistry, then eligible students who will be pursuing either a Specialization or Honors degree program in Chemistry or who declare a Chemistry major in the General degree program will be considered, provided all other requirements are met. Selection based on their final admission average.

Funded by: Dr Marguerite Lambert Leng

Donald Lougheed Academic Excellence Scholarship in Engineering

Field of Study: Engineering

Value: $5,000

Number: 4

Conditions: Awarded on the basis of superior academic achievement to student(s) entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Engineering. Recipient(s) will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Endowed by Mr Donald D Lougheed

Florence Isabel MacKenzie Scholarship

Field of Study: Open

Value: Variable, maximum allocation $2,500

Number: Variable

Conditions: Awarded to student(s) with superior academic achievement entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta. Selection based on academic standing with preference given to Alberta Resident(s).

Funded by: The Estate of Florence Isabel MacKenzie and the Florence MacKenzie Fund at the Edmonton Community Foundation

Florence MacKenzie Memorial Entrance Scholarship

Field of Study: Open

Value: Variable (maximum allocation $49,750)

Number: Variable

Conditions: Awarded to student(s) with superior academic achievement entering the first year of an undergraduate degree at the University of Alberta. Selection based on academic standing.

Funded by: Estate of Florence MacKenzie

Clarence and Thea Magneson Memorial Scholarship

Field of Study: Music

Value: $500

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement enrolled in an undergraduate degree program at Augustana Faculty with a major or minor in Music. Selection will be made on the basis of academic achievement.

Funded by: Endowed in memory of Clarence and Thea Magneson

Mama Lu Rising Star Science Entrance Scholarship

Field of Study: Science

Value: $750

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to an Alberta resident with superior academic achievement entering an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Science within one year of completing high school. Selection based on academic achievement.

Funded by: Dr Benjamin Lu in memory of Dr Lu's mother who, in her lifetime assisted numerous girls who affectionately called her Lu Mama or Mama Lu in English.

Verda and J D McNeill Scholarship

Field of Study: Augustana

Value: $2,000 (max Faculty allocation $16,000)

Number: Variable

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement enrolled in an undergraduate degree program at Augustana Faculty. Recipient will be selected on the basis of academic achievement.

Funded by: Endowed by Verda (Aasen) and J D McNeill

Mina's Jewellery China and Gifts Scholarship

Field of Study: Augustana

Value: $320

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to a student from the Camrose area with superior academic achievement enrolled in an undergraduate degree program at Augustana Faculty. Recipient will be selected on the basis of academic achievement and financial need.

Funded by: Mina's Jewellery China and Gifts

Newbert Construction and Engineering Ltd Entrance Awards in Engineering

Field of Study: Engineering

Value: $1,250

Number: 19

Conditions: Awarded annually to students with satisfactory academic standing entering an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic standing.

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

Dr Eric Newell, LLD (Hon) Academic Excellence Scholarship

Field of Study: Engineering

Value: Variable, maximum allocation is $5,750

Number: Variable

Conditions: Awarded on the basis of superior academic achievement to students entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Engineering. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average and demonstrated financial need.

Funded by: Endowed by Dr Eric Newell, LLD (Hon)

Northlands Entrance Scholarship

Field of Study: Open

Value: $3,500

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement to an Alberta resident entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta. The recipient will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Endowed by The Northlands Endowment Program (formerly Edmonton Northlands) with matching income provided by the 1980 Advanced Education Endowment Fund.

John and Valborg Olson Memorial Award

Field of Study: Augustana Faculty - Philosophy and Religion

Value: $500

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to a student with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in any undergraduate degree program with a major in Philosophy and Religion or a minor in Religion at Augustana Faculty. Selection based on academic standing.

Funded by: John and Valborg Olson Memorial Endowment

Stuart Olson Faculty of Science Rising Star Entrance Scholarship

Field of Study: Science

Value: Variable, maximum allocation is $1,750

Number: Variable

Conditions: Awarded on the basis of superior academic achievement to students entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Science. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average. Preference will be given to students with demonstrated financial need.

Funded by: Endowed by Stuart Olson

Doug Owram Academic Excellence Scholarship

Field of Study: Open

Value: $750

Number: 2

Conditions: To be awarded annually to students with superior academic achievement entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: The University of Alberta

Dymtro O Pawluk Scholarships

Field of Study: Open

Value: $1,000

Number: 2

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement and financial need to students entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Endowed by the late Dymtro O Pawluk.

Peace River Pioneer Memorial Scholarships

Field of Study: Open

Value: Variable, maximum allocation is $13,750

Number: Variable

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement and financial need to students entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta whose homes lie north of township 68 and west of the 5th meridian in the Province of Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Endowed by the late Mr Charles Plavin of North Star, Alberta.

Harvey S Perkins Academic Excellence Scholarships

Field of Study: Open

Value: Variable, maximum allocation is $31,250

Number: Variable

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement to students entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Endowed by the Estate of the late Beulah Hill Perkins.

Kay Kirby Pullen Entrance Scholarship in Nursing

Field of Study: Nursing

Value: $1,000

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to a rural (non metropolitan) Alberta high school graduate with superior academic achievement entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Nursing. Recipient will be selected on the basis of their final admission average. Consideration will be given to the work, volunteer and/or leadership experience.

Funded by: Kay Kirby Pullen, RN

Bryan Rayment Memorial Scholarship

Field of Study: Augustana

Value: $500

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement enrolled in an undergraduate degree program at Augustana Faculty. Recipient will be selected on the basis of academic achievement.

Funded by: Endowed in memory of Bryan Rayment

Reynolds Carruthers Erwin Scholarship

Field of Study: Augustana

Value: $1,250

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement enrolled in an undergraduate degree program at Augustana Faculty. Recipient will be selected on the basis of academic achievement.

Funded by: Endowed by the estate of Millicent Elaine (Reynolds) Carruthers Erwin

An Elnora Lorraine (Sandham) Riddle Nursing Entrance Scholarship

Field of Study: Nursing

Value: $1,250.00

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded on the basis of superior academic achievement to a rural Alberta resident entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Nursing. Selection based on their final admission average.

Funded by: Dr James Dean Sandham

Libby Ritter Memorial Scholarship

Field of Study: Augustana Faculty - Humanities or Social Sciences

Value: $500

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to an Alberta resident with superior academic achievement enrolled in an undergraduate degree program at Augustana Faculty with a major or minor in a Humanities or Social Sciences program. Recipient will be selected on the basis of academic achievement and financial need. Preference will be given to a student with a major in Philosophy and Religion or a minor in Religion.

Funded by: Libby Ritter Memorial Endowment

Shell Canada Limited Dean of Engineering Academic Excellence Scholarships

Field of Study: Engineering

Value: $1,000

Number: 8

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement to students entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Endowed by Shell Canada Limited.

Robert Sherwood Memorial Scholarship

Field of Study: Augustana

Value: $500

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to a student from rural Alberta with superior academic achievement enrolled in an undergraduate degree program at Augustana Faculty. Recipient will be selected on the basis of academic achievement and financial need.

Funded by: Endowed in memory of Robert Sherwood

Neil Siemens Science Entrance Scholarship

Field of Study: Science

Value: $1,000

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to an Alberta resident with superior academic achievement entering an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Science within one year of completing high school. Recipient will be selected on the basis of academic achievement and financial need.

Funded by: Neil and Patricia Siemens

Patricia Siemens Science Entrance Scholarship

Field of Study: Science

Value: $1,000

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to an Alberta resident with superior academic achievement entering an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Science within one year of completing high school. Recipient will be selected on the basis of academic achievement and financial need.

Funded by: Neil and Patricia Siemens

Margaret Ann (Hardy) Simpson Scholarships

Field of Study: Arts

Value: $1,500

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement to students entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Arts at the University of Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Endowed anonymously.

Bev Snyder Engineering Academic Excellence Scholarship

Field of Study: Engineering

Value: $1,000

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to an Alberta high school graduate with superior academic achievement entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Engineering. Recipient will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Endowed by Mrs Jean Snyder on behalf of her husband, Mr Bev Snyder (Civil 1931).

Maurice Arnold Solberg Memorial Scholarship

Field of Study: Humanities

Value: Variable, maximum allocation is $4,000

Number: Variable

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement, moral character, and financial need to a high school graduate from the 'Special Areas District' of Alberta entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in humanities at the University of Alberta. The recipient will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Endowed through a bequest from the Maurice Solberg Estate.

Andrew and Mina Solheim Memorial Award

Field of Study: History and Philosophy or Religion

Value: $500

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to a student with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in any undergraduate degree program with a major or minor in History or a major in Philosophy and Religion or a minor in Religion at Augustana Faculty. Selection based on academic standing.

Funded by: Andrew and Mina Solheim Memorial endowment

James M Stanford Engineering Entrance Bursary

Field of Study: Engineering

Value: $4,250

Number: 1

Conditions: To be awarded annually to a Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident with satisfactory academic standing, who is planning to enroll, for the first time, in a program of full-time studies leading to a Bachelor of Science in Engineering (any discipline) at the University of Alberta. Recipient must be entering either the common first-year engineering program, or one of the second-year engineering specialization programs at the University of Alberta. Recipient will be selected on the basis of a demonstrated financial need. Students receiving the bursary upon entry into the first year of the engineering program are eligible to be considered (in open competition with all other candidates) to receive the award a second time upon their entry into a second-year engineering specialization program.

Funded by: Endowed by Mr James M Stanford

Stantec Academic Excellence Scholarship in Engineering

Field of Study: Engineering

Value: $5,000

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded on the basis of superior academic achievement to students entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Engineering. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Stantec

Stantec Academic Excellence Scholarship in Science

Field of Study: Science

Value: $2,500

Number: 2

Conditions: Awarded on the basis of superior academic achievement to a student entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Science. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Stantec

Robert and Shirley Stollery Entrance Awards in Engineering

Field of Study: Engineering

Value: $1,000

Number: 9

Conditions: Awarded annually to students with satisfactory academic standing entering undergraduate studies in the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Alberta. Selection will be based on academic standing and demonstrated financial need. Preference will be given to disabled students.

Funded by: Endowed by Robert and Shirley Stollery and their family

Bill Swift Memorial Scholarship

Field of Study: Education

Value: $1,500

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to an Alberta high school graduate with superior academic achievement entering the first year of a Bachelor of Education. Selection based on final admission average.

Funded by: The Education Society of Edmonton

T4K Academic Excellence Scholarships

Field of Study: Open

Value: Variable from $500 to $3,000

Number: Variable

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement to students entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: These scholarships were made possible through funds provided by Coca-Cola Limited as part of the 'Thirst 4 Knowledge' single source beverage initiative

Talisman Engineering Academic Excellence Scholarship

Field of Study: Engineering

Value: $2,500

Number: 20

Conditions: Awarded to students with superior academic achievement entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Engineering. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Talisman Inc

Robert Tegler Entrance Scholarships

Field of Study: Open

Value: $2,000

Number: 4

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement and financial need to Canadian citizens or permanent residents entering an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta who have completed Grades 10, 11, and 12 in Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Endowed by the Robert Tegler Trust.

APEGA Rising Star Scholarship in Geology or Geophysics

Field of Study: Faculty of Science - Geology or Geophysics

Value: $1,000

Number: 3

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement entering first year of an undergraduate degree program in Geology or Geophysics. Recipient will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: APEGA Education Foundation

Ivy and William Thomson Academic Excellence Scholarship

Field of Study: Open

Value: Variable, maximum allocation is $15,000

Number: Variable

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement to students entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Endowed through the Estate of Ivy and William Thomson

Craighton Twa Engineering Academic Excellence Scholarship

Field of Study: Engineering

Value: $5,000

Number: 8

Conditions: Awarded on the basis of superior academic achievement to Alberta high school graduates entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Engineering. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average. Preference will be given to students from outside the Edmonton area who must relocate to attend university.

Funded by: Endowed by Craighton Twa (BSc Electrical Engineering 1959)

Frances Sheldon Umbach Memorial Academic Excellence Scholarship in Nursing

Field of Study: Nursing

Value: $500

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement to a student entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Nursing at the University of Alberta. The recipient will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Endowed through the Royal Alexandra Hospital Foundation by Susan G Purdie

University Hospital Foundation Academic Excellence Scholarship in Nursing

Field of Study: Nursing

Value: $1,000

Number: 2

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement to students entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Nursing at the University of Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: University Hospital Foundation

University Hospital Foundation Dr. Robert M. Shaw Academic Scholarship in Nursing

Field of Study: Nursing

Value: $1,000

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement to students entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Nursing at the University of Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: University Hospital Foundation

Macey Vankosky Scholarship in Fine Arts

Field of Study: Fine Arts

Value: $1,000

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement entering the first year of an undergraduate degree in Fine Arts (Bachelor of Arts with a major in Fine Arts, Bachelor of Fine Arts, or Bachelor of Design). Selection based on academic standing with primary preference given to a student from Grand Trunk High School and secondary preference given to a student from Mayerthorpe High School. If no recipient is found from these high schools, preference will be given to a student from rural Alberta.

Funded by: Endowed by friends and family in memory of Macey Vankosky

Ernie and Lucille Walter Scholarship

Field of Study: Open

Value: $1,500

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded on the basis of superior academic achievement to a graduate of EH Walter School in Paradise Valley entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta. The recipient will be selected on the basis of their final admission average. Financial need may also be taken into consideration.

Funded by: Lucille R and Ernie Walter

Rosa H Wolters Entrance Scholarship

Field of Study: Open

Value: $1,000

Number: 1

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement to a County of Vermilion Valley #24 high school graduate entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta. The recipient will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Endowed by Miss Rosa H Wolters of Edmonton, Alberta.

Roland Stansfield Young Memorial Academic Excellence Scholarships

Field of Study: Open

Value: Variable from $500 to $3000, to a max allocation of $128,000

Number: Variable

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement to students entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average. Preference is given to students with a demonstrated financial need.

Funded by: Endowed through a bequest from the Estate of Gladys (May) Marion Young

WS Ziegler Dean of Engineering Academic Excellence Scholarships

Field of Study: Engineering

Value: Variable, maximum allocation is $21,000

Number: Variable

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement to students entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their final admission average.

Funded by: Endowed by the late Brigadier William S Ziegler.