Scholarships, Awards and Assistance

Dawn Bucharski Graduate Award in Health Promotion

Endowed by friends and staff of the Centre for Health Promotion Studies, and family, friends and colleagues of Dawn Bucharski. This is the first scholarship in health promotion established at the University of Alberta.




Awarded annually to a continuing student registered in a master of science (MSc) or master of public health (MPH) degree program in health promotion at the University of Alberta, who has completed a minimum of 12 credits of course work.

The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic excellence (grade point average of 3.5 or greater in the most recent 12 credits of course work in the master’s program) and demonstrated commitment, spirit, leadership and initiative at the University of Alberta and in the health promotion community.

Part-time students are eligible for the award.


There is no application form; eligible students should submit a letter of application addressed to:

Attention: Dawn Bucharski Graduate Award in Health Promotion
Administrative Assistant, Academic Affairs
School of Public Health
3-306 Edmonton Clinic Health Academy
11405 - 87 Avenue
Edmonton, AB T6G 1C9

P: 780-492-8211
F: 780-492-9579


Your letter of application must be submitted to the School of Public Health no later than 4:00 p.m. on May 1.