Scholarships & Bursaries

Awards Administered by Mount Royal University - Faculty of Health, Community & Education

Advanced Specialty Health Studies Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a student enrolled in an Advanced Specialty Health Studies program who will have completed at least three courses within his/her program of studies by the end of the current academic year.
Criteria 1) Academic merit - minimum GPA of 3.3
2) Financial need
3) Commitment to continuing his/her education within the field of Advanced Specialty Health Studies
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Akbar Gulamhusein Nasser and Fatma Akbar Nasser Memorial Bursary in Nursing
Type Other
Funded By Esmail and Safana Bharwani Charitable Foundation
Value $500
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of Bachelor of Nursing in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Alberta Athletic Therapists Association Leadership and Service Award
Type Other
Value $750
Number Two
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who has completed the Athletic Therapy Certificate by the upcoming fall semester. One award for a University Transfer student and one award for a post-graduate student.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
2) Extracurricular activities and employment- demonstrated outstanding performance in the Athletic Therapy program. A letter of reference and or recommendation from the Clinical Supervisor or Field Supervisor
Application Must be accompanied by a letter as outlined above. Application available online.
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Andrew Kuntz Memorial Bursary
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of Bachelor of Nursing in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Application available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Anne Tingle 90th Anniversary Scholarship in Applied Child Studies
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the third year of the Bachelor of Applied Child Studies program or Bachelor of Child Studies degree in the upcoming fall semester and who will be completing a work term within his/her third year of study.
Criteria 1) Academic proficiency
2) Financial need
3) Extracurricular activities - volunteerism
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Anthony (Tony) Devonshire Memorial Bursary in Ecotourism and Outdoor Leadership
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of the Bachelor of Health and Physical Education - Ecotourism and Outdoor Leadership or Bachelor of Applied Ecotourism and Outdoor Leadership in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Applied Business and Entrepreneurship - Sport and Recreation Scholarship for Entrance Students
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the first year of Bachelor of Health and Physical Education - Sport and Recreation Management in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic proficiency - minimum 70 per cent average in high school
2) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Applied Ecotourism and Outdoor Leadership Scholarship for Entrance Students
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the first year of the Bachelor of Health and Physical Education - Ecotourism and Outdoor Leadership in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic proficiency - minimum 70 per cent average in high school
2) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Arts Citizenship cup Award
Type Other
Value $1,000
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of any program in the upcoming Fall semester.
Criteria 1) Extracurricular activities - campus or community involvement
2) Academic achievement
3) Student must further the Arts – through active volunteerism (for SAMRU and/or Mount Royal University) and submit a short essay (500 words or less) on how they view themselves as a proponent of the Arts. Other volunteerism shall be considered – providing the applicant explains how it furthers the Arts.
4) A letter of reference from someone who can speak to the volunteer history is required.
Application Apply directly to Faculty of Arts by December 15
Deadline 15-DEC-17
Bachelor of Child Studies Bursary
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to full-time students who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of Bachelor of Child Studies in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Application online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Bachelor of Health and Physical Education Bursary
Type Other
Value variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to full-time students who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of Bachelor of Health and Physical Education in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Financial Need
Application Application online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Barbara Waksel Nursing Memorial Award
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student enrolled in the fourth year of Bachelor of Nursing in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic excellence in NURS 3142 - Seniors' Health and NURS 3144 - Professional Practice in Seniors' Health
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
Billie Shepherd Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a part-time student who will be enrolled in the Bachelor of Child Studies - Early Learning and Child Care or Early Learning and Child Care diploma in the upcoming fall semester and who will have completed a minimum of four courses in the program by the end of the current academic year.
Criteria 1) Academic proficiency
2) Letter outlining your personal commitment to the field of early childhood education and your commitment to work with children after graduation
Application Application must be accompanied by a letter as outlined above. Application available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Bob and Christel Charlton Memorial Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the third year of Bachelor of Child Studies or Bachelor of Applied Child Studies program in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
2) Extracurricular activities - volunteerism in an organization related to the student's discipline
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Bow Institute for Advancement of Supervisors Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second year of the Social Work program in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Demonstrated improvement in skills and academics after first year in program.
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
Brother Christopher / Glorieux Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second year of Bachelor of Child Studies - Child and Youth Care Counsellor or Child and Youth Care Counsellor diploma in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic proficiency
2) Extracurricular activities - involvement in the campus life and the community
3) Letter outlining why the student should receive the award, his/her involvement and future plans
Application Application must be accompanied by a letter as outlined above. Application available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Budget Rent-A-Car of Calgary Bursary
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of any degree program in the upcoming fall semester. Preference will be given to a student with employment and/or work term experience in the property casualty insurance industry.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Calgary Horseshoe Club Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full- or part-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of the Bachelor of Health and Physical Education - Sport and Recreation Management or Bachelor of Applied Entrepreneurship - Sport and Recreation program in the upcoming fall semester and who is under the age of 22.
Criteria 1) Academic proficiency
2) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Calgary Police Half Marathon IPSE Award
Type Other
Value $1,000
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the Inclusive Post Secondary Education program in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Most improved within the Inclusive Post Secondary Education program
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
Calgary Retired Teachers' Association Award
Type Other
Value $1,000
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in their second, third or fourth year of Bachelor of Education – Elementary in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic excellence in EDUC 3010 – Practicum I.
Application Nominated award – application not required
Deadline
Child and Youth Care Association of Alberta Scholarship
Type Other
Value $200
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full- or part-time student who will be enrolled in the second year of the Bachelor of Child Studies - Child and Youth Care Counsellor or Child and Youth Care Counsellor diploma in the upcoming fall semester. The recipient must have a student membership in the Child and Youth Care Association of Alberta.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
2) Commitment to field of study
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Christine Kelly Memorial Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of the Bachelor of Nursing program in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Demonstrated capacity for strong caring relationships with patients and the patient's family and friends as well as a one-page letter outlining your interest in nursing.
Application Application must be accompanied by a letter as outlined above. Application available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
City of Calgary, Calgary Recreation and Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Local 38 Bursary
Type Other
Value $1,000
Number Two
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the third or fourth year or graduating from any Bachelor of Health and Physical Education program. Student must have completed HPED 3050 – Practicum placement with the City of Calgary with Calgary Recreation.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Class of '86 Nursing Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of the Bachelor of Nursing program in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic merit - continuous improvement in GPA
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
Class of '87 Nursing Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of the Bachelor of Nursing program in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic excellence
2) Financial need
3) Extracurricular activities - contribution to the Nursing Society
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Class of '95 Nursing Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second year of the Bachelor of Nursing program in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic excellence
2) Financial need
3) Extracurricular activities - involvement in the Nursing Society
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Corey Mace Education Bursary
Type Other
Value $1,000
Number Five
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of the Bachelor of Education – Elementary in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Financial need
2) Extracurricular activities – preference will be given to a student working in the community with children
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
David and Sheila Marshall Award
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the third or fourth year of Bachelor of Education, Elementary in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Financial need
2) Academic excellence
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Don Watts Memorial Scholarship
Type Other
Value $1,000
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the fourth year of Ecotourism and Outdoor Leadership in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
Donald and Agnes Cooke Bursary
Type Other
Value Variable
Number Two
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the third or fourth year of the Bachelor of Midwifery in the upcoming Fall semester. Preference will be given to an indigenous student.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Donald and Agnes Cooke Bursary in Nursing
Type Other
Value $1,000
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the third year of Bachelor of Nursing in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Donna B. Hinde Memorial Scholarship in Gerontology
Type Other
Value Variable
Number Two
Eligibility Awarded to students registered in the Gerontology program who will have completed a minimum of four courses by the end of the current academic year.
Criteria 1) Academic excellence
2) Extracurricular activities - blends personal and professional commitments to promote well being of older adults
3) Demonstrated leadership ability
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
Doris Attwood-Bergman Memorial Scholarship
Type Other
Value variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second year of Bachelor of Education in the upcoming fall semester. Recipients must have successfully completed four education courses.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
2) Extracurricular activities: involvement in K-12 schools or in the community on a volunteer basis, over and above coursework requirements
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Dr. Marlene Kingsmith Scholarship
Type Other
Value $500
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second year of the Child and Youth Care Counsellor program in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
2) Extra-curricular activities: community or campus involvement. Working with or planning to pursue a career working with adolescents.
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Dr. Paul and Mrs. Apar Sarpal Scholarship in Nursing
Type Other
Value $500
Number Two
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of the Bachelor of Nursing program in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic merit - minimum GPA of 3.30
2) Extra-curricular activities - community or volunteer involvement
3) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Dr. Roger J. Tierney Memorial Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of Bachelor of Nursing in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
2) Extracurricular activities: community or campus involvement. Preference will be given to students involved in areas of mental health, preferably suicide prevention.
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Early Childhood Wainwright Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full- or part-time student who will be enrolled in Bachelor of Child Studies - Early Learning and Child Care or Early Learning and Child Care diploma or certificate program in the upcoming fall semester. Student must have completed a minimum of four courses in the program by the end of the current academic year.
Criteria 1) Financial need
2) Extracurricular activities - community involvement
3) Advocate for children, demonstrated commitment to children and their families
4) A current resume
Application Application must be accompanied by a resume as outlined above. Application available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Edith Cavell #25 Order of the Eastern Star Memorial Bursary
Type Other
Value $1,000
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of the Bachelor of Nursing program in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Education Undergraduate Society Scholarship
Type Other
Value $200
Number Two
Eligibility Awarded to full-time students who will be enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of Bachelor of Education - Elementary in the upcoming fall semester. The students must be members in good standing of the Education Undergraduate Society/Alberta Teachers Association.
Criteria 1) Academic excellence
2) Extra-curricular activities - demonstrated leadership through campus or community involvement
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Eileen Jameson Memorial Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of the Bachelor of Nursing program for the upcoming fall semester. Student must be planning to work in an area of adult health.
Criteria 1) Academic proficiency
2) Letter outlining student's career plans, specifically in the area of Adult Health, and why the student feels they should be considered for the award
3) Financial need
Application Application must be accompanied by a letter as outlined above. Application available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Eleanor D. Pierce Scholarship
Type Other
Value variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of Bachelor of Nursing in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
2) Extracurricular activities: campus or community involvement
Application Application available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Evelyn A Herauf Memorial Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of the Bachelor of Nursing program in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic excellence - GPA of 3.5 or greater
2) Demonstrated clinical excellence and a letter outlining student's interest in the care and support for patients in an oncology setting
3) A letter outlining the student's interest in the care and support for patients in an oncology setting
Application Application must be accompanied by a letter as outlined above. Application available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Faculty of Health, Community and Education Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of any program in the Faculty of Health, Community and Education in the upcoming fall semester and who will have successfully completed eight courses of study within his/her program of study.
Criteria 1) Academic merit - minimum GPA 3.0
2) Evidence of innovation and social responsibility or social change leadership/engagement or reflection action in practice
3) Financial need
4) A one-page letter summarizing the evidence of innovation and social responsibility or social change leadership or reflection action.
Application Application must be accompanied by a one-page letter as outlined above. Application available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Foundation for Seniors Care - Hearts of Excellence Bursary
Type Other
Value $1,200
Number Three
Eligibility Awarded to full-time students who will be enrolled in the fourth year of Bachelor of Nursing in the upcoming fall semester. Students must have completed both NURS 3142 – Seniors’ Health and NURS 3144 – Professional Practice in Seniors’ Health
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Frank Speakman Memorial Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the first year of the Bachelor of Health and Physical Education - Ecotourism and Outdoor Leadership in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic proficiency
2) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Frederick Kampel-Sierolawski Memorial Bursary
Type Other
Value variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of Social Work, Bachelor of Arts - Psychology, or Bachelor of Arts – Sociology in the upcoming fall semester. Preference will be given to a student with a disability, with particular preference for a student with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Recipients should have documentation on file with Accessibility Services related to their disability.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Gary Nissen Bursary
Type Other
Value $2,000
Number 15
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of Bachelor of Child Studies or second year of the Social Work Diploma in the upcoming fall semester. Student must be engaged in Community Service Learning.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Gordon Olafson and Robert Boucher Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number Two
Eligibility Awarded to full-time students who will be enrolled in the third year of Bachelor of Health and Physical Education - Sport and Recreation Management or Bachelor of Applied Business and Entrepreneurship - Sport and Recreation in the upcoming fall semester. The scholarships are to assist students who will be attending future North American Society for Sport Management conferences.
Criteria 1) Academic proficiency - minimum GPA of 3.0 Note: Preference will be given to students with a cumulative GPA over 3.5 who are investigating graduate studies in sport and recreation management.
2) Commitment to the Sport and Recreation Management program
3) A one-page letter describing how the student is preparing to enter the sport and recreation management field and how they believe they demonstrate work ethic
Application Application must be accompanied by a letter as outlined above. Application available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Grace Neufeld Memorial Scholarship in Newborn Nursing
Type Other
Value $500
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the third or fourth year of Bachelor of Nursing in the upcoming fall semester. Recipient must have completed NURS 3112 (Family Newborn Health). Preference will be given to a rural student.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Gulshan Madatali Dharamshi and Gulzar Bharwani Memorial Bursary in Education
Type Other
Funded By Esmail and Safana Bharwani Charitable Foundation
Value $500
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of Bachelor of Education – Elementary in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Health & Community Studies Calgary Police Half Marathon Bursary
Type Other
Value $1,000
Number Nine
Eligibility Awarded to full-time students who will be enrolled in the first year of Social Work in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Hoehn - Haynes Nursing Scholarship
Type Other
Value $1,000
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of the Bachelor of Nursing program in the upcoming fall semester. Preference will be given to a mature female student who returned to post-secondary education to pursue nursing.
Criteria 1) Successful completion of BIOL 1220/1221 with a minimum B grade
2) Academic achievement
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Holt-Mitchell International/Northern Canada Nursing Practicum Scholarship
Type Other
Value variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of the Bachelor of Nursing program in the upcoming fall semester. The student must be planning to undertake an international or northern-Alberta/Canada practicum/field school placement in either the fall or winter semester.
Criteria 1) Demonstrated desire to explore a new community through nursing
2) Exhibit an understanding of cultural sensitivity and respect for cultural diversity
Application Nominated award. Application not required
Deadline
Insurance Professionals of Calgary Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of any degree program in the upcoming fall semester. Preference will be given to a student with employment and/or work term experience in the property casualty insurance industry.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Intact Insurance Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of any degree program in the upcoming fall semester. Preference will be given to a student with employment and/or work term experience in the property casualty insurance industry.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Jean Fraser 90th Anniversary Scholarship in Applied Ecotourism and Outdoor Leadership
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be entering the third year of Bachelor of Health and Physical Education - Ecotourism and Outdoor Leadership or Bachelor of Applied Ecotourism and Outdoor Leadership in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic proficiency
2) Financial need
3) Extracurricular activities - volunteerism
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Jean Mackie Award for Nursing
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of the Bachelor of Nursing program in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic merit
2) Consistent clinical excellence
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
Jeff McClure Memorial Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second year of the Bachelor of Child Studies - Child and Youth Care Counsellor or Child and Youth Care Counsellor diploma in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic proficiency
2) Financial need
3) Demonstrated passion and commitment to helping troubled children and youth
4) A letter outlining why the student feels they should receive the award, their involvement and future plans
Application Must be accompanied by a letter as outlined above. Application available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Jeffery James Stouffer Memorial Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second year of any program in the Faculty of Health, Community and Education in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic proficiency
2) Extracurricular activities - outstanding aptitude/potential as exhibited in clinical, practicum or fieldwork placement
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Joyce Wontner Memorial Bursary
Type Other
Value variable
Number variable
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of any of the following programs in the upcoming fall semester: Early Learning and Childcare Diploma, Child and Youth Care Counsellor Diploma, Bachelor of Child Studies, or Bachelor of Applied Child Studies. Preference will be given to a single parent.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Joyce Wontner Memorial Entrance Bursary
Type Other
Value variable
Number variable
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the first year of Bachelor of Child Studies or in the Early Learning and Childcare Certificate in the upcoming fall semester. Preference will be given to a single parent.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Kathleen Matthews Palmer Bullinger Memorial Bursary in Nursing
Type Other
Value variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of Bachelor of Nursing in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Katrina Alexandra Galarnyk Memorial Scholarship
Type Other
Value $1,000
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second or third year of the Bachelor of Education in the upcoming Fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
2) Extracurricular activities – campus or community involvement. Preference will be given to students working with sick children.
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Kay Kirby Pullen Entrance Scholarship in Nursing
Type Other
Value minimum $1,000
Number Two
Eligibility Awarded to full-time students who will be enrolled in the first year of the Bachelor of Nursing program in the upcoming fall semester. Students must be from a rural area.
Criteria 1) Academic proficiency - minimum high school average of 70%
2) Extracurricular activities - Preference will be given to those applicants who have demonstrated leadership in high school through participation in volunteer work or school council
Application Application available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Lella (Dole) Lockhart and Rita (Powell) Haggarty Memorial Award in Nursing
Type Other
Value variable
Number Two
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the fourth year of the Bachelor of Nursing in the upcoming fall semester. The student must not be receiving other 4th year nursing awards.
Criteria 1) Demonstrated commitment to nursing and health care
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
Lella (Dole) Lockhart Memorial Award in Nursing
Type Other
Value Variable
Number Two
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the final year of the Bachelor of Nursing program in the upcoming fall semester. The student must be a Canadian citizen and a resident of southern Alberta (south of Red Deer). Immediately prior to admission to the Nursing program, the student must have resided in a rural area or small town. The student must not be receiving other scholarships or bursaries from Mount Royal University.
Criteria 1) Demonstrated industriousness
2) Academic proficiency
3) Demonstrated commitment to nursing and the industry of health care
4) Preference will be given to a student studying in the area of public health
Application Application available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Les Evans Memorial Scholarship
Type Other
Value $500
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to full- or part-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of any program in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Completed a minimum of one calculus course at Mount Royal
2) Demonstrated passion for math & determination to succeed
3) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Levis Family Bursary for Health Education
Type Other
Value variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full- or part-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of the Bachelor of Nursing program in the upcoming fall semester. Students who will have completed at least four courses in the following programs: Advanced Studies in Critical Care Nursing; Advance Studies in Mental Health; Gerontology: Studies in Aging or Maternal Infant Child Healthcare by the end of the current academic year will also be eligible.
Criteria 1) Financial need
2) Academic proficiency
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Lorraine Robertson (Wright, 1947) Memorial Scholarship in Nursing
Type Other
Value $1,000
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the third or fourth year of Bachelor of Nursing in the upcoming fall semester. Student must be a parent with one or more dependent children.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Lucy Bursary in Health, Community and Education Studies
Type Other
Value Variable
Number Two
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of any program in the Faculty of Health, Community and Education in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Financial need
2) 2. Extra-curricular activities: community or campus involvement. Preference will be given to a student involved with/working with individuals with developmental disabilities.
Application Application available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Mabel Goodman Memorial Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second year of the Social Work program in the upcoming fall semester. Preference will be given to a student from a rural area living in Mount Royal University residence in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Successful completion of SLWK 1287 (Social Work Practicum I)
2) Academic merit - minimum overall GPA of 3.0
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Marion F. Cole and Kate L. Fast Memorial Bursary in Nursing
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second or third year of Bachelor of Nursing in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Marjorie McNeill Memorial Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full- or part-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of the Bachelor of Nursing program in the upcoming fall semester and who has an interest in child health.
Criteria 1) Academic excellence
2) Financial need
3) Letter outlining the student's interest in child health and why the student feels he/she should be awarded the scholarship
Application Must be accompanied by a letter as outlined above. Application available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Marnie Wyatt Memorial Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of the Bachelor of Nursing program in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic proficiency
2) Extracurricular activities - demonstrated commitment to the profession through volunteer work in the health care industry
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Mary Prossak Memorial Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second year of the Social Work program in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic proficiency
2) Financial need
3) Letter outlining the student's interest in palliative care and/or care of the elderly and their families
Application Must be accompanied by a letter as outlined above. Application available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Maureen Kermack Memorial Scholarship in Advanced Studies in Critical Care Nursing
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full- or part-time student enrolled in the Advanced Studies in Critical Care Nursing program.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
2) Extra-curricular activities: campus or community involvement
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Maureen Kermack Memorial Scholarship in Midwifery
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of Bachelor of Midwifery in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
2) Extra-curricular activities: campus or community involvement
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
MedWest Inc. Bursary in Athletic Therapy
Type Other
Value $1,250
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student completing the Athletic Therapy Certificate.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
MedWest Inc. Scholarship in Athletic Therapy
Type Other
Value $1,250
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student completing the Athletic Therapy Certificate.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
Michelle Skabar Memorial Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a part-time evening student enrolled in the Bachelor of Child Studies - Early Learning and Child Care or Early Learning and Child Care diploma program.
Criteria 1) Academic excellence - minimum GPA of 3.75 and a high grade in the practicum course
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
Midwives for Midwifery Bursary
Type Other
Value variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of Bachelor of Midwifery in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Mothers for Midwifery Bursary
Type Other
Value $2,000
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of the Bachelor of Midwifery program in the upcoming fall semester. Preference will be given to students with dependent children with first priority going to a fourth year student, then third, then second.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Mount Royal University Custodial Services Scholarship (Scott Young [Western] Ltd.)
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second year of Disability Studies or Social Work program in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Demonstrated desire to work with disabled persons, preferably with mentally handicapped young adults.
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Mount Royal University Writing Scholarship (Composition)
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full or part-time student who will have completed at least one course in composition by the end of the current academic year.
Criteria 1) Outstanding achievement in an essay written for a composition course offered by the Department of English at MRU.
Application Application available from Department of English: (1) to be accompanied by original written work produced for an MRU composition course; (2) to be submitted to the Chair, Department of English. by April 30.
Deadline 30-APR-17
Mount Royal University Writing Scholarship (Creative Writing)
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full or part-time student who will have completed at least one course in creative writing by the end of the current academic year.
Criteria 1) Outstanding achievement in work produced for a creative writing course offered by the Department of English at MRU.
Application Application available from the Department of English: (1) to be accompanied by original written work produced for an MRU creative writing course; (2) to be submitted to the Chair, Department of English by April 30.
Deadline 30-APR-17
Mountain Equipment Co-op Outdoor Leadership Scholarship
Type Other
Value $1,000
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to full-time students who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of Bachelor of Health and Physical Education - Ecotourism and Outdoor Leadership or Bachelor of Applied Ecotourism and Outdoor Leadership in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Demonstrated leadership in the program.
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
Mrs. Amy Phillip, RN, & Col. A.G. Phillip (Prem Mayadas), B.Sc.Ag. of Punjab, India Memorial Schol
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the fourth year of Bachelor of Nursing in the upcoming fall semester. Student must have completed the Family Newborn Health course (NURS 3112) and must be planning to focus on maternity nursing and be interested in infant health. Preference will be given to a student who shows above average ability to put to use what they have learned and demonstrate qualities of caring, kindness and compassion for patients and people.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
2) Community or campus involvement
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
National Bank Scholarship for Nursing
Type Other
Value $2,500
Number Four
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the fourth year of Bachelor of Nursing in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
2) Extracurricular activities- campus or community involvement
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Nursing Leadership Award
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the third year of the Bachelor of Nursing program in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic proficiency
2) Extracurricular activities - volunteerism
3) For a student who strives to achieve high personal, professional and academic standards, leadership and commitment to the profession of nursing.
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Nursing Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the fourth year of Bachelor of Nursing in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
Olive Mae Mueller Memorial Bursary
Type Other
Value $2,000
Number Three
Eligibility For a full- or part-time student who will be enrolled in the second year of the Bachelor of Child Studies - Child and Youth Care Counsellor or Child and Youth Care Counsellor diploma program in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Financial need
2) A letter as outlined above
Application Must be accompanied by a letter outlining the student's intention of working with children in a group home or foster home environment. Application available online.
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Paul Wallace Patrick Memorial Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number Two
Eligibility Awarded to full-time students who will be enrolled in the third or fourth year of the Bachelor of Nursing program in the upcoming fall semester. Preference will be given to students who have completed a community practicum.
Criteria 1) Academic merit
2) Financial need
3) Letter outlining the student's interest in a career in community nursing
Application Must be accompanied by a letter as outlined above. Application available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Phylis Lee Memorial Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a female, full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of the Bachelor of Nursing program in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic merit - improved academic performance
2) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Ranjit Sidhu - Calgary Grizzlies Wheelchair Basketball Memorial Scholarship
Type Other
Value variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of any program within the Department of Physical Education & Recreation Studies in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
2) Extra-curricular activities: community or campus involvement. Preference will be given to a student involved with individuals with disabilities.
Application Application available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
RBC Award for Emerging Entrepreneurs
Type Other
Value $5,000
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the first year of any program in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) 1) An essay providing an example of how the student applied entrepreneurial thinking to solve a problem including the problem that was solved, for whom, and how they knew they solved it (500 word maximum).
Application Application available online. Must be accompanied by an essay as outlined above
Deadline 01-MAR-17
RBC Scholarship for Bachelor of Nursing
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of the Bachelor of Nursing program in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic excellence: minimum GPA of 3.2
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
RBC Scholarship for the Faculty of Teaching and Learning
Type Other
Value $2,000
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of Bachelor of Education in the upcoming fall semester. Recipient must be a member of the Education Undergraduate Society, and must have completed 4 courses in General Education.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
2) Active membership, engagement in a leadership role and contributions to the EUS.
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
Recreation Students Society Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of Bachelor of Health and Physical Education - Sport and Recreation Management or Bachelor of Applied Business and Entrepreneurship - Sport and Recreation in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic proficiency
2) Demonstrated outstanding aptitude and potential for work in the field
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
Robert B. Sutherland Memorial Bursary in Insurance
Type Other
Value variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of any degree program in the upcoming fall semester. Preference will be given to a student with employment and/or work term experience in the property casualty insurance industry.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Robert L. and Irene Bruce Memorial Bursary
Type Other
Value $500
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second year of Bachelor of Education in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Rocky Tretiak Memorial Scholarship in Insurance
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of any degree program in the upcoming fall semester. Preference will be given to a student with employment and/or work term experience in the property casualty insurance industry.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Rotary Club of Calgary West Scholarship
Type Other
Value $500
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second year of the Disability Studies diploma program in the upcoming fall semester. The student must be a Canadian citizen and a full-time resident in Canada.
Criteria 1) Demonstrated enthusiasm and leadership in class
2) Academic merit - minimum GPA of 3.0
3) Financial need
4) Extracurricular activities - demonstrates a positive interest in community affairs
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Royal Canadian Legion - Jubilee Branch #286 - Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in second year of one of the following community health programs in the upcoming fall semester: Bachelor of Nursing, Child and Youth Studies, or Social Work.
Criteria 1) Academic proficiency
2) Extra-curricular activities - desire to work with disabled young people, especially mentally challenged young adults as demonstrated through extra-curricular or volunteer activities.
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Samaritan Club of Calgary Bursary
Type Other
Value $2,000
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second year of the Social Work Diploma or Bachelor of Child Studies or Child and Youth Care Counsellor Diploma. Preference will be given to a student who graduated from a Calgary area high school.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Application available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Sandra Botting Memorial Bursary in Midwifery
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of Bachelor of Midwifery in the upcoming fall semester. Preference will be given to a student who has been involved with pregnancy, birthing and early parenting volunteer work.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Sandra Colombo Memorial Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full- or part-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of the Bachelor of Nursing program in the upcoming fall semester. Preference will be given to a student who is a single parent.
Criteria 1) Demonstrated effort and most improved in academic studies
2) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Sandra F. Durrant Bursary in Nursing
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of Bachelor of Nursing.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Sandra Nault Memorial Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of the Bachelor of Nursing program in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic excellence
2) Letter outlining the student's interest in focusing in psychiatric mental health during senior years of study
Application Must be accompanied by a letter as outlined above. Application available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Sash Hochlander Memorial Scholarship
Type Other
Value $1,150
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time female student who will be enrolled in her second, third, or fourth year in any program in the upcoming fall semester. Must be a member of the Mount Royal Cougar Women's Hockey team. Preference will be given to a student who is enrolled in any Faculty of Health, Community and Education program.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
Saskatoon City Hospital School of Nursing Alumni - Calgary Chapter Bursary
Type Other
Value $2,000
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the third or fourth year of the Bachelor of Nursing in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Financial Need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Scenic Bow Association Award
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the third or fourth year of Bachelor of Nursing in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic excellence in Nursing 2215 – Health Promotion with Populations, Communities and Families
Application Nominated – application not required
Deadline
Sid and Bronia Cyngiser Multicultural Education Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second year of Bachelor of Education in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic merit - minimum GPA of 3.3
2) Financial need
3) Extracurricular activities - contribution to multicultural education as evidenced through community service, extracurricular activity or other relevant projects, educational activities or course work that promote tolerance and understanding, such as the promotion of Holocaust education
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Sophia Patricia Jones Memorial Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of the Bachelor of Nursing program in the upcoming fall semester with a focus on adult health nursing.
Criteria 1) Academic merit - in adult health nursing
2) Financial need
3) Clinical excellence
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Sport and Recreation Alumni Chapter Scholarship
Type Other
Value $1,000
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the third year of Bachelor of Applied Business and Entrepreneurship - Sport and Recreation or Bachelor of Health and Physical Education - Sport and Recreation in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
2) Extracurricular activities: demonstrated involvement in athletics, leadership activities and/or local sport/recreation organizations
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Suzanne Denise Grant Pomeroy Memorial Scholarship in Nursing
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of Bachelor of Nursing in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
Sylvia Soole Nursing Award
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a mature, full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of the Bachelor of Nursing program in the upcoming fall semester. The student must have previous work experience.
Criteria 1) Demonstrated progress in theory and practice
2) A current resume
Application Must be accompanied by a resume as outlined above. Application available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Tatiana Roupp Memorial Bursary in Social Work
Type Other
Value variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second year of Social Work in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Vi Flanagan Memorial Scholarship
Type Other
Value $5,000 minimum
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second year of the Bachelor of Nursing program in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic proficiency - minimum GPA of 3.0
2) Financial need
3) Demonstrated dedication to the nursing profession
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Warren Benson Amantea LLP Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a part-time student enrolled in the Advanced Studies in Critical Care Nursing program who is currently employed at a hospital in the Calgary Health Region and working in Critical Care Nursing.
Criteria 1) Academic proficiency
2) Demonstrated leadership in specialty nursing practice
3) Demonstrated enthusiasm and commitment to specialty nursing practice
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
Wood's Homes Scholarship
Type Other
Value $1,000
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second year of Bachelor of Child Studies - Child and Youth Care Counsellor or Child and Youth Care Counsellor Diploma program in the upcoming fall semester. Preference will be given to those students who have involvement with Wood's Homes in some capacity.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
2) Extracurricular activities: community and campus life involvement
Application Application available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17