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2019-2020 Decore and McPherson Applications Availalbe

Students can now apply for the Laurence Decore Award for Student Leadership and the Dr. Gary McPherson Leadership Scholarship.

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Complete the Dr. Gary McPherson Leadership Scholarship application »

Schulich Leader Award Recipients

Meet the recipients of the 2019 Schulich Leader Scholarships

Two exceptional incoming students receive prestigious award.

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2019-20 Indigenous Careers Award applications are available online

Indigenous students can now log in to their my.ucalgary.ca account to apply for the 2019-20 Indigenous Careers Award. Deadline to apply is January 15, 2020.

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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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Indigenous Careers Award

  • Award value: max $4,000
  • Number of awards: Variable
  • Deadline: January 15, 2020

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Jason Lang Scholarship

  • Award Value: $1,000
  • Number of Awards: Varies
  • Deadline: 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

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David Bissett Award

  • Award Value: $10,000 (Renewable)
  • Number of Awards: 5
  • Deadline: March 1, 2020

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