Modern Languages and Cultural Studies

Scholarships & Awards

The Department of Modern Languages and Cultural Studies (MLCS), through the Student Awards Office of the University of Alberta, annually awards approximately $35,150.00 in Book Prizes and Undergraduate Scholarships to students for excellent performance in courses taught within the department.

Our Department has 4 awards for which Arts Undergraduate Students may apply. You can download the application forms by clicking on the scholarship titles below. Deadline - May 1st

 

Catherine Folinsbee Memorial Scholarship 

Conditions: To be awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement to a major or honors language student from the Department of Modern Languages and Cultural Studies who is entering third or fourth year. The purpose of the Scholarship is to provide some financial assistance to a student wanting to attend a program of formal language study in an environment where one of the languages offered by the Department is the official language.

 

Roland Bonvalet Memorial Scholarship - French

Conditions: To be awarded to a student registered in the Department of Modern Languages and Cultural Studies, who will have completed at least one full course equivalent in French beyond the beginners’ level, who wants to improve his or her competence in the French language and who has an outstanding academic record as determined by the Department. The purpose of the scholarship is to provide some financial assistance to students wanting to attend a spring or summer or year program of language study in a French speaking environment.

 

E.J.H. Greene Memorial Scholarship - Romance Languages

Conditions: To be awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement to a student entering third or fourth year in the general or honors French, Italian, Latin American Studies, or Spanish program (if Combined Honors, with the principal subject in a Romance Language) of the Department of Modern Languages and Cultural Studies.

 

Mrs. Kathe & Mr. Siegfried Klotsche Scholarship - German

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement continuing in or convocating from the Faculty of Arts with a a major or minor in German language studies. Selection based on academic achievement in relevant courses (as determined by the Department of Modern Languages Language and Cultural Studies). of the Department of Modern Languages and Cultural Studies. Preference given to a student with demonstrated volunteerism in Edmonton's German community. If no candidates display demonstrated involvement in Edmonton's German community, preference given to a student with demonstrated volunteerism in social and/or community based organization(s).

 

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