Scholarships & Bursaries

External Award Opportunities

Mount Royal University students are eligible to apply for several awards opportunities offered through external organizations. These awards are competitive as they may be offered to post-secondary students attending universities across Alberta or Canada.

The awards listed below are external opportunities with upcoming deadlines. External awards are not administered by Mount Royal University; applications or requests for more information must be submitted directly to the organization administering the award (unless otherwise stated).

Upcoming external award deadlines
Source-Data Products Bi-Annual Scholarships
The Source-Data Products scholarships provides university students with an opportunity to earn money to further their education. For students already enrolled in a college or university inside the United States or Canada. Applicants are required to carefully research and compose an essay of 800 – 1,000 words in length on one of a number of topics including Five Tips for Creating a Data Disaster Recovery Readiness Plan.
Value: $1,000 (paid $500 bi-annually)
Deadline: July 15, 2016
To apply, submit your essay to the following email address: Scholarship@Source-Data.com
For more information, eligibility requirements and a full list of essay topics please visit the website: https://www.source-data.com/500-bi-annual-scholarship/

ATCO Pipelines 2016 Indigenous Education Awards Program
The ATCO Pipelines Indigenous Educational Awards Program is aimed at supporting Indigenous students from First Nations and Métis communities in close proximity to our facilities. Successful applicants will demonstrate a balanced lifestyle and commitment in the pursuit of education. These awards, bursaries and scholarships are awarded to select students who demonstrate leadership capabilities and strive to be role models in their schools and communities.
For more information please visit the website: http://www.atcopipelines.com/Community/Indigenous-Education-Awards-Program

Bursaries - Must be registered in a recognized trade/community/technical college diploma or certificate program; Preference will be given to those enrolled in a program relating to the natural gas industry; Maximum one award per applicant per calendar year; Must re-apply to be considered for subsequent years
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: August 1, 2016
For more information, and eligibility requirements and to apply please view the link: ATCO Pipelines Indigenous Education Awards Program Application Form

Scholarships - Must be registered in a university program intended to lead to a bachelor or graduate degree; Preference will be given to those enrolled in a program relating to the natural gas industry; Maximum one award per applicant per calendar year; Must re-apply to be considered for subsequent years
Amount: $1,500
Deadline: August 1, 2016
For more information, and eligibility requirements please visit the website: ATCO Pipelines Indigenous Education Awards Program Application Form

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To search for other award opportunities offered by external institutions you can also use these websites and databases.

 Searchable awards databases

 Other external awards websites


Awards for aboriginal students


Awards for students experiencing disabilities

If you have information on an external award that you would like to advertise here, please contact the Student Awards and Financial Aid Office at financialaid@mtroyal.ca.