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 Awards Deadlines
Ad Standards Scholarship

Ad Standards offers scholarships for post-secondary students enrolled in an undergraduate advertising or marketing program at a Canadian university or college. One scholarship is open to students attending a primarily English post-secondary institution and one is open to students attending a primarily French post-secondary institution. Successful applicants display a commitment to volunteerism, a record of academic excellence, and an interest in pursuing a career in advertising or marketing.

Deadline: February 28, 2020
Amount: Two at $1,500 each
For more information, eligibility requirements and to apply please visit the website: https://adstandards.ca/resources/student-centre/adstandards-scholarship

The Coal Association of Canada

The Coal Association of Canada is pleased to announce the continuation of their combined scholarship/internship program for the summer of 2020. The intent of the program is to award both a monetary scholarship directly towards post-secondary tuition as well as a paid internship combining practical field experience with an operating coal mining company and research projects for the CAC during the summer of 2020. This will be an extraordinary opportunity for the successful applicant and provide significant insight into the complex and evolving coal industry in Canada.

Deadline: February 28, 2020
Amount: One at $5,000
For more information, eligibility requirements and to apply please visit the website: https://www.coal.ca/about-the-cac/student-scholarship-internship-programExternal award websites

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.