Awards and Scholarships

To attract the best and the brightest, the U of A offers generous scholarships, awards and bursaries each year.

How are scholarships different from bursaries or awards?

  • A scholarship is awarded based on academic achievement.
  • Bursaries provide financial assistance to full-time students facing an economic shortfall after exhausting all other financial resources.
  • An award is issued to students based on other credentials, such as leadership skills, community service, etc.
Awards and scholarships are available for:

Scholarships and awards are administered by the Student Awards Office.

Visit their website or contact them directly for more information:

Student Awards Office
Administration Building
University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
T6G 2M7