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Awards, Scholarships and Bursaries

News and Dates

  • Continuing Undergraduate Student Awards

    The application for competitive undergraduate awards is now available in the MyUCalgary portal. If you're a continuing undergraduate student, this is the awards application for you. Deadline is August 1, 2016.

  • Important Notification: Possible Canada Post Strike

    In the event of a Canada Post strike or lockout, the Office of the Registrar has made arrangements for any admissions, convocation, enrolment services, financial aid, or transcript services that may be impacted. For more information, please visit:

  • Jason Lang Scholarship

    NEW FOR 2016! To be considered for this award, you must submit an award application. Applications are due September 30, 2016.

  • Indigenous Careers Award

    This award is open to Canadian Aboriginal students who are enrolled full time in select faculties. Click here for more information and award criteria. Applications are due September 15, 2016.

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Entrance Awards

The university offers scholarships and bursaries to students on the basis of their high school grades. To be considered for an Entrance Award you must first apply for admission.

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Continuing Student Awards

You're eligible for Continuing Student Awards if you've completed studies at the university and are still in the process of working toward an academic credential.

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Professional Program Awards

The Cumming School of Medicine (MD program), the Faculty of Law, and the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine provide scholarships, awards and bursaries to support their students.

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Graduating Student Awards

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

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Government Awards

The Government of Alberta offers a number of scholarship program for Alberta residents.

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External Awards

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

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