Concordia Scholarships and Awards

Undergraduate & Graduate Scholarships and Awards

Concordia University of Edmonton offers a wide range of awards to recognize and assist undergraduate and graduate students.  Scholarships, bursaries, and various types of awards help lower the cost of University education for bachelor degrees, master degrees, and after degree programs.

Concordia's Top Scholarships and Awards

High School Students

The President’s Leadership Scholarship is a competitive full tuition scholarship for high school students and is Concordia’s most prestigious award. Are you a leader in your high school or community? Concordia is looking for students who demonstrate a commitment to academic excellence, who have made a positive and significant contribution to their community, and who display a capacity for leadership. Deadline to apply: April 1st Learn More

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The University Entrance Scholarship program provides guaranteed renewable scholarships to high school students who present a minimum award average of 75%. Scholarships vary in value according to the applicant’s award average. Scholarship recipients are identified through the admission process when an application for admission is received by the April 1st deadline. Learn More

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Through the generosity of our donors, Concordia University of Edmonton is able to offer additional entrance awards. Concordia identifies recipients in September. No separate scholarship application is required. Learn More>

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Financial Aid and Awards office works closely with Concordia’s Athletics Department to provide award opportunities for student athletes. Athletes are encouraged to contact the Athletics Director for more information. Learn More

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Current Students

Current undergraduate students who did not receive a renewable university entrance scholarship to attend Concordia may be considered for a $1,500 In-Course Scholarship at the end of each academic year. Undergraduate student recipients must be working toward the completion of their first baccalaureate degree in an Arts, Management, or Science degree program; have completed a minimum of 24 credits in the qualifying year; earned a minimum overall GPA of 3.5; and be registered in a minimum of 80% of a full-course load (12 credits) in each semester. A limited number of awards are available each year and distributed equitably across each degree program based on enrolment. No application required. Concordia identifies recipients after final grades have been released in May and notifies recipients in June. Learn more

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This annual competitive awards program offers numerous scholarships for continuing and first year students who demonstrate scholastic achievement, volunteer/community service, leadership qualities, and/or financial need. The awards range in value from $350 – $3,000. The awards fall into three general categories: Service Leadership Awards Program Specific Awards Lutheran Awards Students can apply for these awards every year, including their first year, by submitting an online application, which is available from mid-November to January 15. Cash awards are presented each year at our Annual Awards Night which is held at the end of March. Deadline to apply: January 15 Learn more Concordia General Awards Listing

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A Bursary is an award that is given on the basis of financial need. Full-time students experiencing financial difficulties while attending Concordia may apply for a bursary to supplement their existing funds. The program is funded by both Concordia University of Edmonton and private donors. Learn more

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Each year Concordia awards funds to outstanding undergraduate students enrolled in each of Concordia’s Faculties. Awards are based on academic excellence according to criteria established in each Faculty. Cash awards are presented at our Annual Awards Night which is held at the end of March. No application required.

Governor General Academic Medal (Silver and Gold) A medal presented on behalf of and in the name of the Governor General of Canada to the student graduating with the highest academic standing in a baccalaureate degree program (Silver Medal) and a graduate degree program (Gold Medal). These medals are awarded for academic excellence and are presented at the May convocation. Learn more ►

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Scholarships for students enrolled in a second degree program (After Degrees) are limited so students may need to consider other funding options.
Awards for Bachelor of Education After-Degree Students
Awards for Bachelor of Environmental Health After-Degree Students

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Graduate Students

Students who are entering full-time studies in the Master of Arts in Biblical and Christian Studies program may be eligible for an Entrance Scholarship. Two awards, valued at $2,000 each, are available each academic year Learn more

MABCS students may also apply for the Richard Kraemer Memorial Scholarship.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Graduate Academic Excellence Scholarship is awarded to Master of Information Systems Security Management/Master of Information Systems Assurance Management program students following a qualifying semester of study. This non-competitive award can only be earned once during a student’s degree program. Learn more

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Funded by a $100 million endowment from the Alberta Heritage Savings Trust Fund, the Alberta Scholarship Programs are designed to stimulate the pursuit of excellence by recognizing outstanding achievement and by supporting Albertans to achieve their full intellectual, cultural, social and physical potential. Concordia University of Edmonton is involved in the identification and nomination of award recipients. Application forms and award competitions may be required for the following programs: • Graduate Student Scholarship • Queen Elizabeth II Graduate Scholarship • Dr. Gary McPherson Leadership Scholarship Learn more

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A Bursary is an award that is given on the basis of financial need. Full-time students experiencing financial difficulties while attending Concordia may apply for a bursary to supplement their existing funds. The program is funded by both Concordia University of Edmonton and private donors. Learn more

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Governor General’s Academic Medal (Silver and Gold) A medal presented on behalf of and in the name of the Governor General of Canada to the student graduating with the highest academic standing in a baccalaureate degree program (Silver Medal) and a graduate degree program (Gold Medal). These medals are awarded for academic excellence and are presented at the May convocation. Learn more ►

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Alberta Scholarship Programs

Funded by a $100 million endowment from the Alberta Heritage Savings Trust Fund, the Alberta Scholarship Programs are designed to stimulate the pursuit of excellence by recognizing outstanding achievement and by supporting Albertans to achieve their full intellectual, cultural, social and physical potential. Concordia University of Edmonton is involved in the identification and nomination of award recipients at both the undergraduate and graduate level. Application forms and award competitions may be required for the following programs: • Alexander Rutherford Scholarship • Jason Lang Scholarship • Jimmie Condon Athletic Scholarship • Louise McKinney Post-Secondary Scholarship • Dr. Gary McPherson leadership Scholarship • Laurence Decore Awards for Student Leadership • Languages in Teacher Education Scholarship Learn more

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Comments are closed.