Grant Name: Canada Student Grants for Full-Time Students Alexander Rutherford Scholarship


Currently Closed



Full-time applications: Jan 26 – Feb 2


This scholarship recognizes and rewards academic achievements of senior high school students and encourages them to pursue post-secondary studies


Apply once your official high school transcript marks are available and when enrolled in full-time post-secondary studies.

  • Must be a Canadian Citizen, a Permanent Resident of Canada or Protected Person under Canada’s Immigration and Refugee Protection Act
  • Alberta resident
    • One parent/legal guardian must have maintained permanent residence in Canada for at least 12 consecutive months prior to the applicant commencing a program of study
    • Applicant maintained permanent in Alberta at least 12-months prior to commencing a program of study
    • Applicant is not eligible to receive a scholarship with respect to any grade unless the applicant or the applicant’s parents(s)/legal guardian were resident in Alberta throughout the whole of that grade
  • Have completed high school on or after September 20, 1980
  • Be enrolled in a full course load in a designated post-secondary or an apprenticeship program of at least one semester in length


How to Apply?

  1. gather information for when you’re applying (personal information, SIN, Alberta student number, etc.)
  2. create a Student Aid account
  3. Complete application online
  4. Submit additional forms (if required)
  5. Wait for Student Aid to contact you
  6. Complete loan agreements

Funding Amount

Up to $2,500

Contact Information

Processing Fee



Alberta, Canada
Student Aid

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