University of Alberta

Funding for this program is made possible in part by the generosity and commitment of our donors. The list below represents individual Awards contributing to the funding available. As an applicant, you only need to apply to the scholarship or bursary program listed, or based on the application procedures indicated on the specified program page. Should you be selected as a recipient, you would then be notified as to which individual Award(s) you have received.

Arts

The following scholarships are part of the Faculty/Department Scholarship Competition.

Faculty of Arts Outstanding Leadership Medal

Field of Study: Arts

Conditions: To be awarded annually to a convocating student in the Faculty of Arts who demonstrates outstanding leadership skills and potential through involvement and initiative in Faculty of Arts organizations and activities. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.5 on the last 60 ucw taken in their program.

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

Application/Nomination Procedure: Apply by May 1 to the Faculty of Arts

Liu and Yang Family Award for Part-Time Students in Arts

Field of Study: Arts

Conditions: Awarded to a part-time student with a minimum GPA of 3.0 registered in an undergraduate degree in the Faculty of Arts with 3 to 6 units of course weight in each of the Fall and Winter terms, and who has previously completed a minimum of 60 units of course weight. Selection based on academic standing.

Funded by: Endowed by Sam Yang

Application/Nomination Procedure: By nomination from the Faculty of Arts

Dr John MacDonald Medal in Arts

Field of Study: Faculty of Arts - Honors

Conditions: To be awarded annually to a convocating student with overall superior academic achievement in the BA Honors program, in the Faculty of Arts. Recipient will be the student who has shown the highest distinction in scholarship.

Funded by: Endowed by professor Douglas E Smith in memory of his late colleague, a former Head of the Department of Philosophy and Psychology and Dean of Arts and Science.

Application/Nomination Procedure: By nomination from the Faculty of Arts

Douglas E Smith Medal in Arts

Field of Study: Faculty of Arts

Conditions: To be awarded annually to the convocating student from the BA program, other than BA Honors who has shown the highest distinction in scholarship based on the convocation average.

Funded by: The Faculty of Arts

Application/Nomination Procedure: By nomination from the Faculty of Arts

Alison White/Faculty of Arts Honors Prizes

Field of Study: Arts

Conditions: To be awarded annually to graduands with superior academic achievement in the Honors program of the Faculty of Arts. Recipients will be students who maintain the highest GPA in the four years of their programs. One prize will be given in each of the Faculty's three disciplines (namely, the Humanities, Social Sciences, and Fine Arts) while the other two prizes will be awarded in any of the three disciplines. In no case will an Honors prize be awarded to a student with a GPA of less than 3.7.

Funded by: Endowed through a bequest from the Estate of Alice (Alison) Genevieve White, formerly a member of the English Department, and through donations from the Faculty of Arts

Application/Nomination Procedure: By nomination from the Faculty of Arts