Scholarships & Awards
Psychology Department AwardsThe Department of Psychology at Mount Royal University is pleased to be offering three awards to students at the conclusion of the 2016-2017 academic year. The awards are for: Outstanding Honours Performance, Outstanding Achievement, and Outstanding Volunteer. Students majoring in Psychology are encouraged to review the criteria for each award and to apply for consideration (if appropriate). All criteria are outlined below:
- Honours students wishing to be considered will need to complete an application for the award. The application will include a statement of consent for the Honours course instructor to release course/grade information to the committee.
- The committee will consider students’ performance in PSYC 5110, PSYC 5120, as well as the grade received on the Honours thesis to determine the award recipient.
Who should apply? Students who will be completing PSYC 5110 and PSYC 5120 this year.
How to apply? Fill out the application form, and submit to the Psychology Office (EA3040B) before April 15, 2018.
* Please note - This award may not be given annually.
In the event of a tie, the following tie-break criteria would be applied:
- Percent of PSYC courses with a grade of A+
- Overall (cumulative) GPA
Who should apply? You do not need to apply for this award.
How to apply? You do not need to apply for this award.
- Students must be nominated, with self nomination encouraged as well.
- The nominator must email the Committee Chair (firstname.lastname@example.org) with their name and email address, and the application form will be sent to them.
Who should be nominated? Students who perform volunteer work benefiting the broader MRU community during the academic year.
How to apply? Follow the nomination process. The nomination deadline is March 1, 2017 and the application deadline is April 1, 2018.
Mount Royal Student Association AwardsThe Students Association of Mount Royal University (SAMRU) also has a collection of Student Awards. The E-Awards, which stand for Excellence, Enrichment and Endeavour, are scholarships that recognize students who have contributed to their campus community in an outstanding way that inspires and enhances the lives of their fellow Mount Royal students. Follow this link to the SAMRU Awards and Bursaries page for more information.Mount Royal Scholarships and BursariesMount Royal offers hundreds of awards, providing students with more than $3 million in scholarships and bursaries. Take a look at the MRU scholarships and bursaries page, maybe there's one there for you.