Scholarships & Awards

For scholarships available through the Athabasca University Students’ Union, see the AUSU website at

Athabasca University Awards and Scholarship Information

The Office of the Registrar would like to advise students of pending deadlines for scholarships and awards:

Award Name: Syncrude Aboriginal Scholarship (
Value: $2,500
Program: Various – see website
Basic Criteria: 1st year student preferred but other years may apply
Application Deadline: August 31

Award Name: Alberta Blue Cross 50th Anniversary Scholarship (
Value: $375
Program: Bachelor of Nursing
Basic Criteria: Highest GPA in last two courses
Application Deadline: September 30

Award Name: Persons Case Scholarship (
Value: $1,000 to $5,000
Program: All programs are eligible
Basic Criteria: Female; Full-time; Resident of Alberta
Application Deadline: September 30

Award Name: Bursary Program for Indigenous Students (
Value: $Varies
Program: School of Business programs
Basic Criteria: Students of Indigenous Heritage
Application Deadline: On-going, contact Paulette Windsor at 1-800-788-9042, ext. 6149

For more information on the specific criteria for these awards, please visit our website at:

Applications for these awards can be obtained by calling the Office of the Registrar at 1-780-675-6705 or by email at

Value: $6000; $3000
DEADLINE: February 1, 2004

Administrator: Terry Fox Humanitarian Award Program

Notes: Award recipients must meet the following criteria: Involvement in voluntary humanitarian work; Canadian citizens or landed immigrants; Undergraduates studying towards their first university degree or diploma at a Canadian post-secondary institution in Canada; and Maintain a satisfactory academic standing and continued involvement in voluntary humanitarian and community work.

Contact Information:
8888 University Drive, AQ 5003
Burnaby BC V5A 1S6

Tel: 604-291-3057
Fax: 604-291-3311

Web Site:

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