Scholarships & Awards

AP Scholarships

Value: $1,000

AP Scholarships recognize outstanding academic achievement by AP students. This scholarship is awarded to those applicants to the University of Alberta who have achieved one of the top 25 scores on a minimum of 5 or more full-year AP courses. Up to 25 of these scholarships are available each year.


Candidates must:

  • Achieve one of the top 25 AP final scores among University of Alberta applicants (based on five or more full-year or equivalent courses)
  • Be entering an undergraduate degree program from high school at the University of Alberta in September 2017

How to apply

Automatic consideration — you will be evaluated for this scholarship when you apply for admission.

AP Transcripts must be received by the Registrar's Office by August 1.


To be considered for an Advanced Placement Scholarship students must provide the Registrar's Office with a transcript of their Advanced Placement grades by August 1.

Students that are considered for the Advanced Placement Scholarship will also have their AP final scores applied to their admission average for reconsideration of Academic Excellence.

Notification and acceptance

We notify successful applicants of the competition results in early September. If you are offered this award, the My Awards section of Bear Tracks will be updated and you will receive an email notification.

To find out more about how to accept and receive your award, please see Information for Award Recipients.