Awards & Financial Aid

University of Alberta

Scholarships and Awards

The University of Alberta is proud to be able to award $23.9 million in scholarships and awards each year to outstanding entrance, continuing, transfer and international students.
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Bear Tracks

Apply for scholarships and awards, build a schedule, enroll in classes, check your grades, view your exam schedule, print tax forms, update your personal information, and more.
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University Bursaries and Emergency Funding (UBEF)

UBEF administers financial aid programs to undergraduate and graduate students who are experiencing financial difficulties including short term emergency student loans.
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Supplementary Bursary Program

This program provides assistance to students experiencing a financial shortfall in the current academic year. They are designed to supplement students’ existing funds, and are not intended to fully fund students’ education.
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Student Financial Aid Information Centre (SFAIC)

Here to help you with all of your student finances, from student loans and bursaries to financial planning.
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Access Fund

The Access Fund is a students-helping-students initiative which provides non-repayable need-based bursaries.
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Aboriginal Student Services Centre (ASSC) - Scholarships, Awards and Bursaries

ASSC helps the University of Alberta provide an environment that encourages full access, participation and success for Aboriginal students.
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International Scholarships, Awards, and Funding

Funding is available for students from specific countries, students sponsored by a third party, international students already studying in Canada, graduate students and student athletes.
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Specialized Support and Disability Services (SSDS) - Awards and Bursaries

SSDS promotes and coordinates the efforts of University departments and off-campus agencies in meeting students’ needs and provides services, which help to equalize education opportunities for all students.
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Student Engagement Granting Program

Grants may be available for individual students or student groups wishing to participate in activities, events and programs that relate to the University of Alberta’s goals and mission while enhancing their University experience.
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