Undergraduate

Leo J. Krysa Family Undergraduate Scholarship In Education, History, Humanities and Social Sciences

The Krysa Undergraduate Scholarship (up to $3,500), non-renewable, is awarded annually to a student in the faculty of Arts or Education about to enter the final year of study in pursuit of an undergraduate degree. The applicant’s programs must emphasize Ukrainian and/or Ukrainian-Canadian studies, through a combination of Ukrainian and East European or Canadian courses in one of the above areas.

The scholarship is for an eight-month period of study at any Canadian university.

Candidates must be Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada at the time of application.

Complete application package must be submitted to ciusappl@ualberta.ca by 1 March 2017

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Ukrainian Canadian Professional and Business Club (Edmonton) Scholarship in Education

Value $800. Awarded annually to a full-time undergraduate student completing the third or fourth year in the Faculty of Education at the University of Alberta who has taken at least one course in language acquisition or teaching and at least one senior course in Ukrainian language or literature. One of the courses must have been completed during the current academic year. An overall grade point average of no less than B+ is required; academic standing and involvement in the Ukrainian community will be considered.

Complete application package must be submitted to ciusappl@ualberta.ca by 1 March 2017

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Steven Kobrynsky Memorial Scholarship in the Ukrainian language

Value $1,000. The scholarship will be offered biennially to an undergraduate student enrolled at the University of Alberta who demonstrates outstanding achievement or proficiency in the Ukrainian language.

Not offered in 2017


Ivan Franko School of Ukrainian Studies (IFSUS) Ukraine Travel Award

The Ivan Franko School of Ukrainian Studies (IFSUS) Ukraine Travel Award ($2,000) is granted to students who have completed at least one year of study at the post-secondary level and who have also completed Ukrainian 30 or equivalent. Applicants are required to enroll in a Ukrainian studies course/program to be offered in Ukraine by an accredited post-secondary institution, or to take courses for one semester or more at a post-secondary institution in Ukraine. Selection is based on overall academic achievement, performance in Ukrainian courses, a one-page essay on the benefit of the course/program to be taken in Ukraine. Involvement in the Ukrainian community is an asset. IFSUS graduates and Alberta residents are given preference. A minimum of two awards are offered annually.

The IFSUS is Edmonton’s oldest Ukrainian language school. It was established in 1956 and celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2006. Its program provides Saturday morning classes for high school students seeking additional exposure to Ukrainian history, literature, geography, culture, and language. The school is accredited by Alberta Education and grants high school credits in Ukrainian 10, 20, and 30. 

Complete application package must be submitted to ciusappl@ualberta.ca by 1 March 2017
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