Virtual Internship Award

Application Deadline 

Open Deadline, applications will be accepted until December 31, 2021. 

Eligibility Criteria

  • The following application must be initiated by a University of Alberta student registered full-time in an undergraduate or graduate degree program and participating in a virtual internship program.
  • The virtual internship must be unpaid and for-credit to be eligible. 
  • Applicants require a GPA of at least 2.7 over their last 24 credits. GPA is calculated on all previous coursework until a minimum of 24 credits is reached.

Award Value

Award value will be determined using the following formula based on internship duration (in hours):

  • Minimum 280 hours - $1,00
  • 281 to 420 hours - $1,500
  • 421 hours and greater - $2,000

Application Instructions 

Applications must be completed by University of Alberta students in our online application portal, Horizons.

You can access the Scholarship by clicking the "Search Scholarships" tab at the top of the database once you've created an account. Once you start an application, you will be able to find your application under the "My Scholarships" tab. Please be sure to follow all instructions and upload all documents required in the application form.

Applicants must also submit a Declaration Form, Proof of For-Credit Enrollment and unofficial transcripts.

For additional questions, contact an Education Abroad Advisor by submitting an inquiry through our service portal.