The deadline for the applications is August 31
All applications must be received by the Edmonton Community Foundation by the deadline.
If you have any questions please e-mail: [email protected]
Applicants must demonstrate:
Priority will be given to applicants who demonstrate:
The Awards Panel will review applications and select award recipients by Mid-October. Candidates will be advised of the status of their application by email by the end of October. Edmonton Community Foundation will notify accepting post-secondary institutions of any scholarship recipients once all award conditions have been fulfilled.
In general, awards will be paid directly to the institution of study, to be applied to the recipient’s tuition.
Employees of the federal, provincial or municipal governments are eligible to apply. Employees of universities, hospitals, school boards or other similar bodies are not eligible to apply. Employees who have a direct reporting relationship to elected officials (such as deputy ministers, executive assistants, constituency office staff, etc.) are also not eligible.
Applicants must be permanent public sector employees. Employees on maternity leave or self-funded leave are eligible.
With the completed application form, applicants must provide:
Before an award is confirmed, recipients must provide:
Awards can be used at any public university, college, or technical institute operating in Edmonton, as well as at any private institution or vocational school in Edmonton which is accredited by the Province of Alberta.
An applicant’s program of study must lead to a recognized degree, diploma, certificate, or professional designation (a certification that attests to the competence of an individual to practice within a profession related to public administration, including, but not limited to, law, accounting, urban planning, business, social planning, engineering, and architecture).