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Charmaine Letourneau Scholarship
$5,000.00
An educator and Deaf advocate, Charmaine Letourneau received the Order of Canada in 2001 in recognition of her work in improving the quality of life for Deaf people. The Charmaine Letourneau Fund was established to support post-secondary education for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Albertans. Ongoing donations from many individual contributors and community organizations continue to support the fund and honour a community leader. The Charmaine Letourneau Scholarship is awarded each year to a Deaf or Hard of Hearing person who will attend an academic or training program at a qualified institution. Priority is given to individuals who demonstrate involvement...
Deadline
Aug 31, 2022
Alberta Blue Cross’s Indigenous Scholarship Program
$1,500.00
The Alberta Blue Cross Scholarship for Indigenous Students is for students who have demonstrated community involvement and achievement of personal goals as well as shown financial need. Academic achievement will also be considered. This scholarship is for students who have recently completed their high school education and entering their first year of post-secondary study at an accredited institution. Criteria: A) Applicants are a member of a first nation or band, or have Inuit, Métis or Indian Status as referenced on the Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada website. B) Applicants must be enrolling in the first year of any full-time post-secondary...
Deadline
Jan 15, 2023
Apprentice & Occupational Trainee Scholarships
$1,000.00
Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Scholarships recognize the excellence of Alberta apprentices in a trade and trainees in a designated occupation, and encourage recipients to complete their apprenticeship or occupational training programs. Introduced in 2002, these scholarships are valued at $1,000 each. Eligibility To be eligible for an Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Scholarship in trades with only one period of training, you must be registered as an Alberta apprentice, and A) Have passed your apprenticeship and industry training exam between August 1 and July 31. Apprentices who are registered in trades with only 2 periods of technical training AND...
Deadline
Nov 01, 2022
AAAF Memorial Bursary
$1,000.00
The bursary is intended for students continuing their education at a College or University. Students must be enrolled in an agricultural or environmental science program. There is a $1000 bursary available in each calendar year for each of the 5 provincial regions of the Association of Alberta Agricultural Fieldmen. The Association of Alberta Agricultural Fieldmen, as an ongoing tribute to active or retired AAAF members who pass away, and in the spirit of continuing education valued by our Association, created the AAAF Memorial Bursary. The bursary is intended for students continuing their education at a College or University. Students must...
Deadline
Sep 01, 2022
RMA Scholarship Program
$1,000.00
In recognition of the importance of an educated population to the future well-being of rural communities, the Rural Municipalities of Alberta (RMA) established the RMA Scholarship Program in 1995. The RMA Scholarship Program is designed to encourage young rural Albertans to pursue further education, and thereby enhance the ability of these young people to make meaningful contributions to their communities in subsequent years. A scholarship in the amount of $1,000 is presented to one successful applicant from each of the five districts. The 2022 application term will open May 2, 2022 and will close August 31, 2022. ELIGIBILITY An applicant...
Deadline
Aug 31, 2022
CUPE Alberta Scholarship
$1,000.00
Every year, CUPE Alberta awards a scholarship to a CUPE member of an affiliated Alberta local, in good standing with CUPE Alberta Division, or an immediate family member who is pursuing post-secondary studies. Immediate family will be limited to spouses and children. Applying for a scholarship in a few simple steps: 1. The name of the eligible member, or immediate family member, must be submitted through the local union. A letter of endorsement from the local must accompany the application. Any individual who has previously received this scholarship from CUPE Alberta is not eligible. Applications, including letters of endorsement, must...
Deadline
Sep 01, 2022
United Cycle Scholarship
$1,000.00
The United Cycle Scholarship shall be awarded to one male and one female affiliated member of Softball Alberta. In order for your application to be processed and eligible, the following must be provided: 1. Application Form 2. Proof of attendance or enrollment at a post-secondary educational institution 3. A brief, one-page list of their competitive softball involvement and achievements (include current and all previous years). 4. Two letters of reference, preferably from individuals directly involved with the applicant in the sport of softball Scholarship Committee Softball Alberta 9860 – 33 Avenue Edmonton, AB T6N 1C6
Deadline
Sep 30, 2022
Softball Alberta Memorial Scholarship
$1,000.00
Three (3) Memorial Scholarships shall be awarded to affiliated members who are currently playing softball, conducting or assisting in instructional clinics, coaching, or umpiring. In order for your application to be processed and eligible, the following must be provided: A) Write a brief essay displaying a positive attitude toward softball that explains the importance of sport or physical activity in today's society. B) Let us know if you are conducting or assisting in instructional clinics, coaching, umpiring, or training and for how many years you have done so.
Deadline
Sep 30, 2022
Umpire Memorial Scholarship
$750.00
The Umpire Memorial Scholarship shall be awarded to an affiliated member of the Alberta Softball Umpires Association (ASUA) or can be a son or daughter of a registered umpire. In order for your application to be processed and eligible, the following must be provided: 1) Applicant must have attended the Minor Umpires' Camp, or have umpired at some level of Softball in Alberta, or must be the son or daughter of an umpire who has been registered for five (5) consecutive years with the ASUA. 2) A brief essay displaying a positive attitude about either A) An experience from your...
Deadline
Sep 30, 2022
Jack Kraft Scholarship
$500.00
The Jack Kraft scholarship is offered in memory of a dedicated APWA - Alberta Chapter member. Jack was an exceptional leader whose vision was a driving force for a number of chapter initiatives. To qualify for this scholarship, the student must be a chapter member or a child of an active, public works employee who is a member of the Chapter. Each applicant for this award must fill out the nomination form and return it to office@publicworks.ca by September 15.
Deadline
Sep 15, 2022
SGI Corporate Scholarship
$2,500.00
We value higher education and recognize that post-secondary education is important and often essential for today's youth. In a commitment to helping students achieve their educational goals, SGI has partnered with universities and organizations to offer different scholarships with varying eligibility requirements. Eligibility criteria Applicants must: A) Be a resident of Saskatchewan, Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba or Ontario. B) Not be a legal dependant of an SGI CANADA employee (legal dependants of SGI and SGI CANADA employees are eligible for the SGI Anniversary Scholarships only). C) Be enrolled full-time in an undergraduate certificate, diploma, or degree program related to the...
Deadline
Sep 30, 2022
SBHANA Scholarship
$1,000.00
The Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Association of Northern Alberta (SBHANA) is committed to encouraging students with spina bifida and hydrocephalus to further their academic education through the establishment of two post-secondary scholarships each year to students who have spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus. Applicants must provide the following: A) Confirmation of spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus by a medical professional; B) Be a Canadian citizen for at least two years C) Have a home address in Northern Alberta, from Red Deer north, the NWT D) Accepted in a post-secondary institution E) Candidates are required to submit a letter of reference from a...
Deadline
Aug 31, 2022
How to Become an Accountant or Auditor
EXPECTED WAGE:
$59,430.00
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 2.2%
Education: Bachelor's degree
How to Become a Producer or Director
EXPECTED WAGE:
$64,430.00
Directors and producers are responsible for ensuring a project stays on budget and on schedule. The majorities have a bachelor's degree and have finished numerous years of work experience in...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 4.2%
Education: Bachelor's or higher degree, plus work experience
How to Become an Actuary
EXPECTED WAGE:
$84,810.00
In order to become certified professionals, Actuaries require a bachelor's degree and have to pass numerous exams. Bachelor's degrees are typically taken in actuarial science, mathematics, statistics or some form...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 1.1%
Education: Bachelor's or higher degree, plus work experience
How to Become an Advertising, Promotions, or Marketing Manager
EXPECTED WAGE:
$105,960.00
Typically, these managers bring previous work experience to the table including: sales, advertising, promotions or marketing. For most of these promotions, advertising and related marketed management positions, a bachelor's degree...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 3.1%
Education: Bachelor's or higher degree, plus work experience
How to Become and Aerospace Engineer
EXPECTED WAGE:
$101,000.00
Aerospace engineers use the principles of calculus, trigonometry, and other advanced topics in mathematics for analysis, design, and troubleshooting in their work. Aerospace engineers must have a bachelor’s degree in...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 1.5%
Education: Bachelor's degree
How to Become an Agricultural Engineer
EXPECTED WAGE:
$76,000.00
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 3%
Education: Bachelor's degree
How to Become an Airline or Commercial Pilot
EXPECTED WAGE:
$111,680.00
The majority of airline pilots start their career flying commercially. A high school diploma or equivalent is required. Most pilots need a bachelor's degree. The FAA or Federal Aviation Administration...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 2%
Education: Bachelor's degree
How to Become an Anthropologist or Archaeologist
EXPECTED WAGE:
$57,000.00
Commonly, archaeologists and anthropologists live in the community they are studying. A PhD or a master's degree is required in archaeology or anthropology; however, bachelor degree holders may obtain employment...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 3.7%
Education: Master's degree
How to Become an Architect
EXPECTED WAGE:
$70,320.00
Typically, there are 3 specific steps in order to become a licensed architect including: finishing a professional degree in architecture, working under a paid internship to gain relevant experience and...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 1.5%
Education: Bachelor's degree
How to Become a Curator
EXPECTED WAGE:
$45,020.00
It is common for curators to specialize in one particular time period. The majority of curator, archivist or conservator positions require a minimum of a master's degree that is related...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 3.2%
Education: Master's degree
How to Become an Art Director
EXPECTED WAGE:
$78,000.00
Numerous art directors initiate their career as photographers, graphic designers and fine artists. They may have previous work experience as editors or experience in design occupation prior to becoming art...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 4.1%
Education: Bachelor's or higher degree, plus work experience
How to Become an Atmospheric Scientist
EXPECTED WAGE:
$81,290.00
Atmospheric scientists are responsible for issuing severe weather warnings. They typically have a bachelor's degree in meteorology or a similarly related field in earth sciences. Those interested in research positions...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 1.4%
Education: Bachelor's degree
How to Become an Audiologist
EXPECTED WAGE:
$62,030.00
Audiologists work with patients on a regular basis to check their hearing and balance. They may continue with the current treatment plan or make appropriate changes. Audiologists require a doctoral...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 0.4%
Education: First professional degree
How to Become an Editor
EXPECTED WAGE:
$53,070.00
Typically, a college degree is required for a person to be an editor. A bachelor's degree in English, journalism or communications is common. An editor must additionally be computer literate.
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 4.4%
Education: Bachelor's degree
How to Become a Biochemist or Biophysicist
EXPECTED WAGE:
$88,000.00
In order to work in development and research positions, biophysicists and biochemists are required to hold a Ph.D. The majority of Ph.D. holders initiate their careers in temporary postdoctoral research...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 3%
Education: Doctoral degree
How to Become a Biomedical Engineer
EXPECTED WAGE:
$85,000.00
Biomedical engineers commonly work in quality assurance or in research and development modes. Typically, these engineers require a bachelor's degree from an accredited program in biomedical engineering in order to...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 2.8%
Education: Bachelor's degree
How to Become a Chemical Engineer
EXPECTED WAGE:
$91,000.00
A bachelor's degree in chemical engineering is required for one to become a chemical engineer. Ideally, education is supplemented with practical experience. Numerous facilities offer cooperative engineering programs where students...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 2.8%
Education: Bachelor's degree
How to Become a Chemist
EXPECTED WAGE:
$80,230.00
The majority of materials scientists and chemists work in laboratory settings. These careers require a minimum of a bachelor's degree in chemistry or a related subject. Those wishing to pursue...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 2.4%
Education: Bachelor's degree
How to Become a Chiropractor
EXPECTED WAGE:
$66,490.00
Those who wish to become a chiropractor need to earn their D.C. degree or Doctor of Chiropractic designation. Licensing needs to be obtained prior to working on people. Most chiropractors...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 0.3%
Education: First professional degree
How to Become a Civil Engineer
EXPECTED WAGE:
$79,000.00
In order to become a civil engineer, a bachelor's degree is required in civil engineering or one of its related specialties. For senior positions, a graduate degree and licensure is...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 1%
Education: Bachelor's degree