Awards, scholarships and bursaries

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Schulich Leader Award Recipients

Meet the recipients of the 2019 Schulich Leader Scholarships

Two exceptional incoming students receive prestigious award.

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Alberta Student Aid is upgrading their systems for awards and scholarship applications

You can still apply for the Alexander Rutherford Scholarship directly through Alberta Student Aid as well as the Jason Lang Scholarship through my.ucalgary.ca.

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2019-20 Alexander Rutherford Scholarship applications are available online

Students can now log in to their Alberta Student Aid online account to apply for the 2019-20 Alexander Rutherford High School Achievement Scholarship. Standard processing and payment timelines are in place.

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Jason Lang Scholarship

Continuing undergraduate students are eligible to apply for the Jason Lang Scholarship and could receive $1,000 if successful. 

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Upcoming Awards Dates


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Prestige Awards

For high achieving entering students.

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Entrance Awards

Awards based on high school grades.

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Continuing Awards

Competitive awards for continuing students.

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Professional Program Awards

Scholarships, awards and bursaries to support student in Professional programs

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Graduating Awards

The highest academic distinction earned by a student in a faculty or program.

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External and Government Awards

Available from many sources, and have a variety of criteria and deadlines.

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Alexander Rutherford Scholarship

  • Award value: Variable
  • Number of awards: Variable
  • Deadline: July 30, 2020

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Jason Lang Scholarship

  • Award Value: $1,000
  • Number of Awards: Varies
  • Deadline: Fall - Sept. 30, 2019; Winter - Jan. 15, 2020

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Student Peer Assistance Bursary

  • Award Value: Up to $2,000
  • Number of Awards: Varies
  • Deadline: Fall - Dec. 16, 2019; Winter - April 29, 2020