Scholarships & Awards

Education Abroad Award

Value: up to $3,750

These awards provide up to $3,750 in funding that you can put towards our 275+ education abroad programs in 50+ countries, which are a great way to explore the world, immerse yourself in other cultures, and enhance your university experience. Approximately 10 of these awards are available each year.

Opening application date: October 1, 2017
Deadline to apply: December 18, 2017


Candidates must:

  • Be entering the first year of full-time studies in an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta in September of the upcoming year
  • Possess exceptional leadership qualities as demonstrated by community service and involvement
  • Be admissible to your program of choice
  • Be a Canadian citizen or Permanent Resident

How to apply

In order to apply for scholarships and awards, you must first apply for admission. 

For application-based awards administered by the Office of the Registrar, you can apply online:

Apply for Awards
You can also access the award application form via Bear Tracks.

Notification and acceptance

Successful applicants will be notified in March. The award will be redeemable  until April 30, 2023.

For more information about accepting and declining your award, financial information, and thanking your donor, please visit Information for Award Recipients.