Chancellor's Scholarship

Award value

$15,000 (Renewable)

Number of awards


Deadline to apply

December 1


  • You must be admitted into first year in any undergraduate degree program for the fall term
  • A minimum admission average of 90% with a strong indication of academic promise
  • Canadian citizen or Permanent Resident
  • You must demonstrate exceptional contribution to school and/or community life, leadership and volunteerism.

Number of Awards

  • A variable number of awards will be split evenly between general Arts (Faculty of Arts, Haskayne School of Business, Cumming School of Medicine – BCR degree program and the Werklund School of Education) and general Sciences (Faculties of Science, Kinesiology, Nursing, Cumming School of Medicine - BHSc degree program and the Schulich School of Engineering) at $15,000 each; renewable in 2nd, 3rd and 4th year at $15,000 per year.

Renewal Requirements

  • Chancellor's Scholarship recipients must achieve a GPA of 3.60 or more on all courses completed in the fall and winter terms.
  • Maintain full-time registration (30.00 units or more) over fall and winter terms at UCalgary.
  • To renew each successive year, you must continue your extracurricular involvement and leadership activities. Submit annually a copy of your Co-Curricular Record and/or statement outlining your activities during the most recent academic year to Undergraduate Awards.

Required criteria

Student type: Any

Faculty: Any

Year entering: Any

Award information

Type of award: Scholarship

Internal/external/government: Internal