Awards, scholarships and bursaries

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Jason Lang and Louise McKinney Scholarships

The Jason Lang and Louise McKinney scholarship application opens on July 1

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Financial Support for Ukrainian Students

Financial support for students impacted by the conflict in Ukraine and region is available.

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Undergraduate Awards — Financing Your Education

Awards can reduce the cost of your education, lightening the financial burden of student loans and tuition, but they can also be so much more. It’s recognition; it's also a relief and joy. In this video, you’ll see how awards impacted UCalgary students Grace Webber, Angela Situ and Marcus Gee.

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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

Indigenous Careers Award (Fall)

  • Award Value: $4,000
  • Number of Awards: Varies
  • Deadline: September 30, 2022

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Jason Lang Scholarship (Fall)

  • Award Value: $1,000
  • Number of Awards:Varies
  • Deadline: September 30, 2022

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Dr. Janice C. Heard Bursary

  • Award Value: Up to $7,750
  • Number of Awards: 1
  • Deadline: August 10, 2022

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Louise McKinney Scholarship

  • Award Value: $2,500
  • Number of Awards: Varies
  • Deadline: September 30, 2022

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