Scholarships & Bursaries

In-Course Awards Administered by Mount Royal University - Faculty of Science and Technology

Aboriginal Science & Technology Scholarship
Type Other
Value variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the first, second, third or fourth year of the Aboriginal Science and Technology Education program in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
Application Nominated award – application not required
Deadline
APEGA Education Foundation Bursary
Type Other
Value Variable (minimum $2,500)
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of Bachelor of Science - Geology in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
APEGA Education Foundation Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable (minimum $2,500)
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of Bachelor of Science - Geology in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
Application Nominated award- application not required
Deadline
Arthur Duncan McCue 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 Bachelor of Science - majoring in Cellular and Molecular Biology or in Health Science in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
2) Extracurricular activities - participation in campus or community life
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
Bantrel Environmental 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 Science - Environmental Science in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
Behavioural Sciences 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 any program in the upcoming fall semester. Student must have completed at least one behavioural sciences (sociology, psychology, anthropology) course in each of two semesters by the end of the current academic year.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
2) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Bellatrix Exploration Ltd. Bursary in Environmental Science
Type Other
Value $500
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of the Bachelor of Applied Science- Environmental Science or the Bachelor of Science - Environmental Science major in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Brian Cross 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 an Environmental Science program in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Outstanding aptitude and potential in environmental science
2) Preference will be given to a student with financial need
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 Co-op Alice J. Brown Scholarship
Type Other
Value $2,000
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to full-time students who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year in Bachelor of Science- Health Science in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
2) Extracurricular activities: campus or community involvement
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Calgary Juventus Sports Club Award
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the first, second, third or fourth year of any program in the upcoming Fall semester. Student must be a member of the Men’s Cougar Soccer team. Preference will be given to a student who is a member of the Calgary Juventus Sports Club.
Criteria 1) Outstanding athletic performance
2) Academic achievement
Application Nominated – application not required
Deadline
Calpine Canada 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 Applied Science - Environmental Science or Bachelor of Science - Environmental Science major in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic merit
2) Extracurricular activities - leadership qualities as demonstrated through community, extracurricular and school involvement
3) Genuine interest in the environment
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Canadian Information Processing Society Scholarship
Type Other
Value $500, plus student membership in CIPS
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of the Bachelor of Computer Information Systems in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
Canamara-United Supply Scholarship in Environmental Science
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 Science - Environmental Science or Bachelor of Science - Environmental Science major in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic merit
2) Financial need
3) Extracurricular activities - leadership qualities as demonstrated through volunteerism and community involvement
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
CAPP-EPAC Bursary
Type Other
Value $5,000
Number Two
Eligibility Awarded to full-time students who will be enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of Bachelor of Science - Geology or Bachelor of Science - Environmental Science in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
CAPP-EPAC Scholarship
Type Other
Value $5,000
Number Two
Eligibility Awarded to full-time students who will be enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of Bachelor of Science - Geology or Bachelor of Science - Environmental Science in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
Caroll A. Taylor Memorial Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number Three
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time female student who will be enrolled the second, third, or fourth year of Bachelor of Science in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic excellence
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
Charles and Beverly Newmarch Memorial 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 Science - Geology in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic excellence
2) Academic performance in advanced field school
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
Cheryl Lightbound Memorial Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable (minimum $1,000)
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third or fourth year of a program offered by the Department of Computer Science and Information Systems in the upcoming fall semester. Preference will be given to a female student.
Criteria 1) Academic proficiency
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
Chris and Ellen Bowden Bursary
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the fourth year of Bachelor of Computer Information Systems in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Cid Muniz Barretto Memorial Scholarship
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 Science - Geology in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
Cisco Systems 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 Computer Information Systems in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
Co-op Community Foundation Bursary
Type Other
Value $3,000
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of Bachelor of Science – Health Science in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Doug Dunwoody Memorial Bursary
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 Computer Information Systems in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Douglas Rogan 90th Anniversary Scholarship for Bachelor of Applied Science - Environmental Science
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 Science - Environmental Science or Bachelor of Science - Environmental Science major in the upcoming fall semester and who will be completing a Directed Field Studies (DFS) semester 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
Dr. Paul and Mrs. Apar Sarpal Scholarship in Science
Type Other
Value $750
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second year of the Bachelor of Science program in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
2) Financial need
3) Extracurricular activities – community or volunteer involvement
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Eric P. Newell Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable (to a maximum of $1,000)
Number Variable
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the third year of Bachelor of Science - Environmental Science in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
2) Extracurricular activities - campus or community involvement
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Esmail and Safana Bharwani Award in Science & Technology
Type Other
Funded By Esmail Safana Farzana Fayaz Bharwani Foundation
Value $500
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the third year of any Bachelor of Science program in the upcoming Fall semester.
Criteria 1) Financial need
2) Extracurricular activities: Demonstrated community, not-for-profit or campus involvement
3) Minimum 2.5 GPA
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Faculty of Science & Technology 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 Science and Technology in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic merit
2) Demonstrated commitment to and enthusiasm for science
3) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Faculty of Science and Technology Alumni Scholarship
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 program in the Faculty of Science and Technology in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic merit
2) Demonstrated excellence in the student's field of study
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
Garner Scholarship
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 Bachelor of Computer Information Systems in the upcoming fall semester. Preference will be given to an Aboriginal student.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
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
Junior Chamber International (JCI) 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 Bachelor of Computer Information Systems and Business in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic merit - minimum GPA of 2.8
2) Extracurricular activities - Demonstrated involvement in creating positive change in the local community and in business
3) A one-page letter describing career goals and future aspirations in keeping with the mission of the Junior Chamber International (JCI)
Application Must be accompanied by a letter as outlined above. Application available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Kvisle Scholarship in Sciences
Type Other
Value variable (approx. $2,000)
Number variable
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of Bachelor of Science with a major or minor in biology, chemistry, or physics in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
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
Mount Royal Library Award for Excellence in Scholary Endeavours
Type Other
Value $1,000
Number Two
Eligibility Awarded to a credit student who has completed a research project in one of the three preceding academic semesters demonstrating research skills and the effective use of information resources. One prize will be awarded for a project completed for a 1000-3000-level course, and one prize will be awarded for a project completed in a 4000-5000-level course (including capstone, honours theses and independent study).
Criteria 1) An outstanding research project
Application Apply at http://libguides.mtroyal.ca/libraryaward
Deadline 09-APR-17
Mount Royal University Biology Scholarship
Type Other
Value $400
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second or third year of the Bachelor of Science program in the upcoming fall semester at Mount Royal and who will have completed a minimum of two biology courses by the end of the current academic year.
Criteria 1) Academic excellence
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
Mount Royal University Chemistry Scholarship
Type Other
Value $400
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second or third year of the Bachelor of Science Program in the upcoming fall semester at Mount Royal and who will have completed a minimum of two chemistry courses by the end of the current academic year.
Criteria 1) Academic excellence
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
Mount Royal University Computer Science Department 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 Computer Information Systems or the second year of the Bachelor of Science Computer Science - University Transfer program in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic proficiency
2) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Mount Royal University Mathematics Department Award
Type Other
Value $500
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who has completed at least two mathematics courses in the previous academic year at Mount Royal. Preference will be given to a returning Mount Royal student.
Criteria 1) Academic excellence - demonstrated exceptional ability in mathematics
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
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
NAL Resources 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 Science - Geology, Bachelor of Applied Science - Environmental Science or Bachelor of Science - Environmental Science major in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
Otto & Lydia Deutsch Memorial Bursary in Science
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 Science in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Otto & Lydia Deutsch Memorial Scholarship in Environmental Science
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 Science - Environmental Science in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
R. B. Horrey 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 Applied Science - Environmental Science or Bachelor of Science - Environmental Science major in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Demonstrated strong aptitude and commitment to the program
2) Extracurricular activities - involvement in university or community environmental issues
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Ray Sloan Memorial Scholarship
Type Other
Value Variable
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the third or fourth year of the Bachelor of Applied Science - Environmental Science or Bachelor of Science - Environmental Science major in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic excellence in the biological sciences
2) Financial need
3) Extracurricular activities - involvement in extracurricular and/or community activities
4) Demonstrated work term proficiency
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
RBC Financial Group Scholarship for Bachelor of Science
Type Other
Value Variable
Number Two
Eligibility For a full-time student enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of Bachelor of Science in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement - minimum G.P.A. of 3.20
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
Repsol Oil & Gas Canada Inc. Scholarship
Type Other
Value variable
Number variable
Eligibility Awarded to full-time Aboriginal students who will be enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of Bachelor of Science in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
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
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
Romeo Calosing 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 Bachelor of Science - majoring in Cellular and Molecular Biology or in Health Science in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic excellence
2) Extracurricular activities - within the University or community
3) Financial need
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Science and Technology 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 Computer Information Systems in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic merit
2) Demonstrated commitment to and enthusiasm for information systems
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
Stantec Environmental Science Scholarship
Type Other
Value $2,500
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the second, third, or fourth year of Bachelor of Applied Science - Environmental Science or Bachelor of Science - Environmental Science major in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
Application Nominated award - application not required
Deadline
TransAlta Corporation Scholarship
Type Other
Value $2,000
Number One
Eligibility Awarded to a full-time student who will be enrolled in the fourth year of Bachelor of Science – Environmental Science in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic achievement
Application Available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
TransCanada Corporation Environmental Leadership 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 the Bachelor of Applied Science - Environmental Science or Bachelor of Science - Environmental Science major in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Extracurricular activities - participation and diligence in environmental activities relevant to the program
2) Demonstrated practical skills and proficiency in dealing with environmental issues and a letter outlining the student's practical skills and proficiency in dealing with environmental issues. The letter must also outline the student's participation and diligence in environmental activities relevant to the program.
Application Application must be accompanied by a letter as outlined above. Application available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17
TransCanada Corporation Sustainable Environment 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 the Bachelor of Applied Science - Environmental Science or Bachelor of Science - Environmental Science major in the upcoming fall semester.
Criteria 1) Academic excellence
2) Extracurricular activities - demonstrated contribution to the community and Mount Royal University
3) Must be accompanied by a letter outlining the candidate's contributions to the community and Mount Royal University
Application Application must be accompanied by a letter as outlined above. Application available online
Deadline 01-MAR-17