Awards, scholarships and bursaries

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Introducing UCalgary’s 2021 Schulich Leaders

Six students receive prestigious STEM scholarship

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Alberta Student Aid Scholarships

The applications for the Jason Lang Scholarships, Louise McKinney Scholarship and Indigenous Careers Award are now available in your My UCalgary student portal (

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Upcoming Awards Dates

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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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Financial Need Based Awards

For undergraduate, and graduate students who have a financial need. 

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International Awards

Scholarships, awards, and bursaries to support international students.

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Indigenous Awards

Scholarships awards and bursaries to Canadian Indigenous 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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Highlighted awards

Adam Richard Leinweber Entrance Scholarship

  • Award Value: $10,000
  • Number of Awards: 1
  • Deadline: March 1, 2022

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Graduate Student Association Support Bursary

  • Award Value: Up to $1,500
  • Number of Awards:Varies
  • Deadline: Ongoing

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Tuition Reinvestment Bursary

  • Award Value: Up to $1,500
  • Number of Awards: Varies
  • Deadline: March 15, 2022

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Indigenous Careers Award

  • Award Value: $4,000
  • Number of Awards: Variable
  • Deadline: January 15, 2022

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Need more information? Please review our Frequently Asked Questions: Undergraduate Awards FAQ