Student Awards for 2016-2017 School
District Scholarships and Awards
Alexander Rutherford Scholarship -http://www.alis.gov.ab.ca/pdf/scholarships/rutherford_app.pdf
DEFINITION OF TERMS:
A cash award given to a student primarily on the basis of academic standing &/or community involvement
An award given to a student who has attained a certain level of achievement and is in need of financial assistance to continue his/her education
A small award given in recognition of some specific superior accomplishment. Prizes may be in the form of books, plaques, subscriptions, cash, etc.
A non-repayable sum of money that is given based primarily on financial need, but academic achievement may also be considered.
A loan is advanced on the understanding that the money will be repaid upon the completion of one’s studies.
Federal and Provincial government both provide student loan plans.
Student Finance Board administers both Provincial and Canadian student loans. Both loans are applied for on one application.
Forms are available from student services in early May.