Alberta Heritage Scholarship Fund/Aboriginal Health Careers Bursary

Award between CAN$2000 and CAN$11,000 for aboriginal students in Alberta, entering their second or subsequent year of postsecondary education in a health field. Must be Indian, Inuit, or Metis students who have been living in Alberta for at least the last three years, and are enrolled full-time at the technical, college, or university level. Students are selected on the basis of financial need, previous academic record, program of study, involvement in the aboriginal community, and experience in the health care field. For additional information and an application, visit web site http://alis.alberta.ca.

Award Information

Award Amount
$2,000 - $11,000
Number of Awards
1
Application Deadline
May 1
Available to Class Level
Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
Ethnicity/Heritage
American Indian/Alaska Native
Residency
Alberta
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
Biology, Dental Health/Services, Health Administration, Nursing, Therapy/Rehabilitation, Health and Medical Sciences
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Scholarship Committee
Alberta Heritage Scholarship Fund
Address
9940 106th Street, Fourth Floor, Sterling Place PO Box 28000, Station Main
City, State, Zip
Edmonton, AB , T5J 4R4
Telephone
(780) 427-8640
E-mail
scholarships@gov.ab.ca
Website
Website

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