Student awards

Database of awards, bursaries and scholarships

The Government of Alberta provides a database of awards, bursaries, and scholarships that are available to Alberta students. This database can be found on the Student Aid Alberta website.

Funding opportunities for international education

The alis website provides information on funding opportunities for international education programs and activities.

There are also awards and scholarships on the external links page that provide financial assistance to Alberta students who would like to get involved in international education.

  • Beijing Government Scholarship
  • Lee Global Education Award
  • China-Alberta Award for Excellence in Chinese
  • Chinese Government Scholarship
  • Chinese Tests Scholarships and Summer Camp
  • Edmonton Chinese Bilingual Education Association Scholarship
  • Grant MacEwan United World Colleges Scholarship
  • T. Mikuriya Award

China-Alberta Award for Excellence in Chinese

This scholarship is a collaborative scholarship program supported by the Education Office of the Consulate-General of The People's Republic of China in Vancouver and Alberta Education. The award was created in 2013 from contributions by the Education Office in the Consulate General of The People's Republic of China in Vancouver and the Government of Alberta to facilitate Chinese language and culture promotion in Alberta.

The award has a value of $500. Applications are open to Grade 12 Alberta students who are currently enrolled or have completed level 30 of the Chinese Language and Culture program. Completed applications should be mailed to Alberta Education - International Education Services by April 30, 2019. The full eligibility criteria for this scholarship can be found in the application form below.

T. Mikuriya Award

Complete the T. Mikuriya Award application form below and mail your original application to Alberta Education - International Education Services by February 1 of the academic year when the exchange program was completed or currently participated in.

The award is for Alberta high school students who have participated in and completed an existing high school exchange program with a Japanese school. Students must have completed an exchange for one academic year, but applicants for one-semester exchanges will be considered.

The award is for a maximum of $1,500 for a one academic year exchange program, but exchanges that are less than one academic year will be considered for a lesser amount.

Application forms

China-Alberta Award for Excellence in Chinese (PDF, 269 KB)
Open to Grade 12 Alberta students who are currently enrolled or have completed level 30 of the Chinese Language and Culture program.

T. Mikuriya Award (PDF, 25 KB)
Open to Alberta high school students who have completed a high school exchange program (for one academic year) with a Japanese school.

Learn more about individual awards

Learn about awards and scholarships that are available to Alberta students, including those interested in international education programs or activities.

Lee Global Education Award

China Government Scholarship

Beijing Government Scholarship

Chinese Tests Scholarships and Summer Camp

Edmonton Chinese Bilingual Education Association Scholarship

Grant MacEwan United Wold College (UWC) Scholarships

alis – Scholarships and bursaries

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Student Aid Alberta: Scholarships

Teacher awards

Confucius Institute Scholarship and Overseas Chinese Teacher's Training Program

Confucius Institute Scholarship and the Overseas Chinese Teacher's Training Program are both resources available to teachers interested in international education programs.

Learn more about individual awards

Learn about awards and bursaries that are available to teachers, including those interested in international education programs or activities.

Confucius Institute Scholarship

Overseas Chinese Teacher's Training Program

alis – Scholarships and bursaries

Contact

To connect with International Education Services:

Hours: 8:15 am to 4:30 pm (open Monday to Friday, closed statutory holidays)
Phone: 780-427-2035
Toll free: 310-0000 before the phone number (in Alberta)
Email: intl.ed.sec@gov.ab.ca

Address:
Main Floor, 44 Capital Boulevard
10044 108 Street
Edmonton, Alberta  T5J 5E6