Online Awards Applications

The Financial Aid and Awards office administers a comprehensive program of scholarships, awards and bursaries for undergraduate and graduate students.

The following online applications are available by selecting from the drop down menu:

Bursary Program - Financial assistance based on financial need.

General Awards Program - Annual competition for donor funded scholarships.

Jason Lang Scholarship - An Alberta Scholarship Programs scholarship.

Various other award competitions are available throughout the year. For a complete listing of all scholarships, awards and bursaries, visit the Financial Aid and Awards website.

Concordia Bursary Program (Closed)

The bursary application is now closed. Should you need to make corrections to it, please send an email to finaid@concordia.ab.ca with the corrected information. Remember to submit your supporting documentation (i.e., student loan notification letter, copies of receipts for exceptional expenses, etc.) within 5 business days. Applicants will be notified by email by the end of term. If you have any other questions regarding financial need, please contact Student and Enrolment Services and book an appointment with the financial aid advisor or send an email to finaid@concordia.ab.ca.

Concordia General Awards Program (Closed)

This competitive undergraduate awards program consists of donor-funded scholarships and awards. General award qualifications may include but are not limited to academic achievement, community service, leadership qualities, personal qualities, professional promise and financial need. Applicants are required to submit a 250-500 word essay and two letters of reference with their application. Students may apply for these awards each year. The application opens mid-November and the deadline to apply is January 15th. Recipients are notified in early March and receive cash awards.

Application Process

Submit an online application form by the January 15th deadline. Submit Letters of Reference to the Enrolment Services office within 5 business days (January 22nd). The online application requires the following information to be submitted which you can prepare for in advance of the deadline:

  • Financial information (Tuition, fees, books and resources)
  • A listing of your extracurricular activities
  • A brief essay on your extracurricular accomplishments (under 500 words)
  • Two letters of reference (submitted separately)

Concordia General Awards FAQ

Letter of Reference Guidelines

A Guide for Obtaining Quality References for Scholarship Applications

Resume Writing for Scholarships and Awards

Questions?

Contact Enrolment Services at +1 780 479 9220 or send an email to finaid@concordia.ab.ca or check the Frequently Asked Questions

Jason Lang Scholarship Application (Open)

The Jason Lang Scholarship, valued at $1,000 is an undergraduate scholarship for Alberta students with outstanding academic achievement attending full-time post-secondary studies in Alberta. These scholarships are funded by the government of Alberta through Alberta Advanced Education, and are administered by Concordia University of Edmonton in conjunction with Alberta Student Aid.

How to Apply

At the end of each academic year, the Financial Aid and Awards office identifies eligible Concordia students for the Jason Lang Scholarship. Identified candidates are notified through Concordia student email and invited to the complete the online award application form. Completing the form does not guarantee scholarship nomination.

Submit an online application form by the August 31st deadline.

Questions?

Contact the Financial Aid and Awards Office at +1 780 479 9220 or send an email to finaid@concordia.ab.ca or check the Jason Lang Scholarship FAQ