Scholarships and Bursaries

Availability

How Many: A total of 7 Scholarships and Bursaries are awarded each year.

Value: $700 each

When Can I apply:  The Current year Scholarship Applications are posted by January 31 of each year

Deadline:  Deadline for Scholarship applications is indicated on the current year form. 

Announcement and Receipt:  Application deadline is indicated on the current year form.   Recipients are announced in June and  Presentations are in September.

 

1. Teacher’s Memorial Honor Roll Scholarship:

Who Can Apply:  Children of present, or former members of the Alberta Teachers’ Association, Local 55.

Available:  Up to four awarded each year

Purpose: This Scholarship was created to give recognition to deceased teachers for their significant involvement in the Alberta Teachers’ Association and/or Local #55.

Usage Requirements: This Scholarship is awarded to offset costs of the recipients’ attendance at any recognized Post Secondary institution.

Proof of enrollment must be presented (a tuition receipt is preferred). If the student does not register in a recognized Post Secondary institution program by September of that current year, the Scholarship will then revert back to the Association for further allocation.

 

2. Teachers’ Memorial Honor Roll Bursary:

Who Can Apply: Children of present, or former members of the Alberta Teachers’ Association, Local 55 in financial need.

 Available: Up to two awarded each year

Purpose: This Scholarship was created to give recognition to deceased teachers for their significant involvement in the Alberta Teachers’ Association and/or Local 55.

Usage Requirements: This Bursary is awarded to offset costs of the recipients’ attendance at any recognized Post Secondary institution.

Proof of enrollment must be presented (a tuition receipt is preferred). If the student does not register in a recognized Post Secondary institution program by September of that current year, the Scholarship will then revert back to the Association for further allocation.

 

3. St. Mary’s University Scholarship: 

Who Can Apply: Any student who is in or has completed his/her Grade 12 year in Calgary Roman Catholic School Division No. 1 and will be attending St. Mary‘s University for the following school year.

Available: One scholarship will be awarded annually

Usage Requirements: To offset costs of the recipients’ attendance at St. Mary’s University.

Proof of enrollment must be presented (a tuition receipt is preferred). If the student does not register in a recognized St. Mary’s University program by September of that current year, the Scholarship will then revert to the Association for further allocation.

 

 

 

 

 

 

There are Grants and Bursaries also available from the Provincial ATA:

Click here to download the brochure from The Alberta Teacher’s Association