Scholarships and Awards

Thanks to the generosity and commitment of our many donors, the
Office of the Registrar is able to award $22 million in scholarships and awards each year.

Learn more about establishing an undergraduate award at the
University of Alberta.

Awards, Scholarships, and Eligibility

Entrance Awards

Students entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta from high school

Transfer Awards

Students entering the University of Alberta with credits from another post-secondary institution

Continuing and Convocating Awards

Students who have completed a full normal course load for awards at the University of Alberta (transfer and IB credits do not qualify)

International Awards

International students entering the University of Alberta on a Study Permit

Aboriginal Awards  Awards for Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis, & Inuit) students (entrance and continuing)

In addition to scholarship opportunities through the Office of the Registrar, you may be eligible to apply for scholarships through:

Additional Financial Aid Resources

The Office of the Registrar offers student financial support services, delivered through Student Connect. If you require additional financial aid resources, please visit Financial Support to learn more about the options that may be available to you.


Transfer Scholastic Distinction

Closing Deadline: Jan. 31, 2016

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Schulich Leader Scholarships

Nomination Deadline: Feb. 2, 2016
Application Deadline: Feb. 23, 2016

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