Red Deer

There are many scholarships for Red Deer students. If you are searching for scholarships for a particular high school located in Red Deer, please select the appropriate school from the list below. The scholarship database contains scholarships for Red Deer students in the following categories:

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Young Women in Public Affairs Award

Deadline: Apr 01, 2023
Though about 40% of the world’s workforce is women, according to data from the Inter-Parliamentary Union, only 25.7% of all national parliamentarians were female as of 1 September 2021. Because Zonta International believes that young women are the key to women’s advancement in the field of public service, it offers the Young Women in Public Affairs (YWPA) Award, which recognizes...

Global Lift Equipment Scholarship

Deadline: Apr 15, 2023
Eligibility:To be considered eligible for the Global Lift Equipment Scholarship you must:A) Be currently attending or planning on attending a post-secondary institution in Canada or the US by no later than the Fall of 2023.B) Submit a short story. Detailed instructions can be found on the application page.C) Have a GPA of 2.5 or greater.D) Be a resident of the...

10 Words or Less Scholarship

Deadline: Apr 15, 2023
Scholarship Eligibility:A) Anyone who is between the ages of 14-25 who will be attending school in the Fall of 2023.B) This scholarship is provided by In order to apply for our scholarship follow these instructions:1. Go to and place a comment on any post you see answering the question:In 10 words or less, tell us why you deserve...

Lift Parts Express Scholarship

Deadline: Apr 30, 2023
To be eligible for the Lift Parts Express Scholarship you must be either:A) A Current Senior in High School orB) A Freshman or Sophomore in College/University1. Be a legal resident of the United States or Canada2. Enrolled or expected to be enrolled by the Fall of 20233. Submit a completed online application form prior to the deadline.

Odenza Vacations College Scholarship

Deadline: May 01, 2023
To be considered eligible for the Odenza Vacations College Scholarship you must:1) Be between the ages of 17 and 24 on September 1st, 2023.2) Submit an answer to the essay question, which can be found on the application page, prior to the May 1st, 2023 deadline.3) Have a GPA of 2.5 or greater.4) Be a resident of the United States...

Got a Spine Scholarship

Deadline: May 02, 2023
To be eligible for the Arctic Chiropractic "Got a Spine Scholarship" a student must:1) Be attending college or university no later than October of 2023.2) Be attending college or university on a full-time basis by October of 2023.3) Have achieved a GPA of 2.5 or greater during their last academic year.4) Be a U.S. or Canadian resident.5) Be attending a...

For School Specific Scholarships, select one of the schools below:
Community Programs
Ecole Secondaire Notre Dame High School
Hunting Hills High School
Koinonia Christian School (Red Deer)
Lindsay Thurber Comprehensive High School
North Cottage High School
Pursuit High School Program
Quest High School
River Glen School
South Side Christian School
St. Gabriel Cyber School
The Third Academy at Red Deer

The first people within the area called Red Deer, were the aboriginal tribes, including Plains Cree, Blackfoot, and Stoney. Through the late 18th century, European fur traders began to pass through the area. One of these first settlers, Reverend Leonard Gaetz, purchased and after that gave half of his 1,240 acres to the Calgary and Edmonton Railway to be able to develop a bridge over the river and town site. As a result, the very first train from Calgary to Edmonton went through Red Deer during the year 1891. Red Deer was incorporated as a town in 1901, and it developed mostly its agricultural service and distribution centre. It became more developed during the year 1907, when it was selected as the divisional point for the Canadian Pacific Railway. During 1911, two other railways joined Red Deer: Alberta Central Railway and the Canadian Northern Railway. Red Deer was incorporated as a city on the 25 th of March, the year 1913.

Waskasoo Park within the city of Red Deer, gives the city an alternate name of the "Park City." The more popular parks and attractions are the Waskasoo Park, Collicutt Centre, Recreation Centre, Canyon Ski an Recreation Centre, Westerner Exposition Grounds, Enmax Centrium, Alberta Sports Hall of Fame, G.H. Dawe Community centre and Greater Red Deer Visitor Centre. It is an eighty kilometer multi-use trails for biking, rollerblading, cross-county skiing, walking, horseback riding and snowshoeing. The park has is perfect for wildlife and bird watching, and it even has various highlights, such as: Fort Normandeau, Heritage Ranch, Great Chief (Maskeptoon) Park, Bower Ponds and Cronquist Heritage Centre, Coronation Park, Great Cheif Athletic Park, Kin kanyon, Gaetz Lakes Sanctuary, Lions Campground, Three Mile Bend, Kiwanis Picnic Ground, Discovery Canyon, BMX Park and Great West Adventure Park. The Collicutt Centre is a large, state of the art facility which comprises an indoor running track, swimming pools, a hockey rink, field houses, basketball courts, gymnastic centre, fitness and training rooms, climbing walls and lacrosse.

Within Red Deer, there are several interpretive museums and centres including the Red Deer & District Archives, Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery, Sunnybrook Farm Museum & Interpretive Centre, Tourism Red Deer, Alberta Sports Hall of Fame, Kerry Wood Nature Centre, and Fort Normandeau. Working to be able to create a more memorable experience for its visitors, the Red Deer Museum + Art aims to to help them understand the people, history and culture of Central Alberta. Sunnybrook Farm Museum celebrates the early days of Alberta farming. The Alberta Sports Hall of Fame and Museum is a hands-on, interactive celebration of Alberta's sporting history. It also offers group activities, an education program, meeting room rentals and party/reception facility rental. The Kerry Wood Nature Centre is Red Deer's year-round home of entertaining nature activities, exhibits, and information-giving.

Red Deer is a growing manufacturing trade. It even has a strong agriculture, oil, petrochemicals, retail and wholesale service and distribution industry. Manufacturing and service industries are lucrative at Red Deer, with metal fabrication being the largest sector, whilst machinery, wood cabinetry, and food processing are the second largest sectors in the manufacturing business. Distribution is likewise a strong part, because Red Deer's location makes it a perfect distribution centre for businesses within Saskatchewan, British Columbia, and Alberta. The more reputable company under this particular industry is Daimler Chrysler Canada, that has consistently won efficiency awards under this particular category. Agriculture and food processing is likewise a lucrative endeavor, with Olymel and Nossack Fine Meats leading the business. Tourism is also a featured sector, since Red Deer boasts of various hotels which range in price range and size. Retail and Wholesale services are likewise doing very well, and many new malls are opening, like for instance: Winners, Michael's Arts & Crafts, Future Shop, Chapters and Wal-Mart (two locations) to Red Deer, as well as Home Depot and London Drugs.