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Disability-Related Awards

The following document provides a list of disability-related award opportunities and a brief description of eligibility criteria.  Please note, however, that information in this document is subject to change and you are encouraged to contact the award providers for the most current application procedures and eligibility criteria before sending in your application.

Disability Related Awards

SSDS oversees the conferring of several of these awards, bursaries and scholarships. Completed applications for awards that SSDS administers can be dropped off in person or mailed to:

Specialized Support and Disability Services
2-800 Students' Union Building
University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
T6G 2J7

or to:

Specialized Support and Disability Services
Augustana Campus
Faith & Life Centre, 2-329
4901 – 46 Avenue
Camrose, AB   T4V 2R3

For all other awards, please follow the procedures for submission listed on the application.  
For more information and/or assistance completing an application, please visit the SSDS Office.

Additional Awards

Students should explore all available award opportunities.  The Supplementary Bursary Program (below), available for application beginning January 15th, contains several supplementary bursaries offered to students with disabilities (only), including the Marion Vosáhlo Award, the Martha Ruth Johnson Award, the Robert and Shirley Stollery Bursaries, The Robert Forester Award, and the Alberta Blue Cross 50th Anniversary Bursary for Students with Disabilities. Note, however, that one application will put you on the list of any and all of the supplemental bursaries you might be eligible for.

Internal Awards

Augustana Awards and Financial Aid
Scholarships and Awards – U of A, Office of the Registrar and Student Awards
Supplementary Bursary Program

External Awards

External/Off Campus Scholarships & Awards


Tips for Applying for Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards