Scandinavian Studies Award

Scandinavian Studies Association Language Scholarships and Torskeklubben of Edmonton Language Scholarships

Value: $1,000 CAD. Up to 8 awards may be given each year

Persons eligible: Students who have successfully completed NORW 212 or SWED 212 at the University of Alberta. Students may apply only in the same academic year they have completed 212.

Deadline: March 15 of each year

Application must include:

1. Full name of applicant

2. Contact information (postal address and email address)

3. Educational background (degree program and current level of study, e.g. 3rd year BA)

4. A short essay (max 250 words) detailing the importance of the study of the language in question to the student

Primary considerations in the adjudication of applications are the student's academic standing in NORW 212 or SWED 212 and the articulation of the significance of the study of Scandinavian languages and cultures for their overall degree program.


2023 Award Recipients 

Jayce Boczkowski
Andrea Ouelette
Kyrie Boudreau
Patrick Erickson
Braiden Janes
Seth Rinehart

2022 Award Recipients 

Ailish Blackie
Joel Fleck
Sasza Hinton
Jenikka Kirkland
Natalie Purdon
Lakota Stedel

2021 Award Recipients

Ailish Blackie
Christina Enright
Natasha Fisher
Tkeyah Frederick
McKenzie Meyer
Bobbie Montgomery
Joshua Needham
Carson (Jiaxun)Tang

2020 Award Recipients

Talicia Dutchin
Parker Adam
Molly Fandrey