Calgary

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

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Scholarships

Breakthrough Junior Challenge

Deadline: Jun 25, 2024
$250,000
The Breakthrough Junior Challenge is an annual global competition for students to inspire creative thinking about science. Students ages 13 to 18 from countries across the globe are invited to create and submit original videos (2:00 minutes in length maximum) that bring to life a concept or theory in the life sciences, physics or mathematics. The submissions are judged on...

BBPA National Scholarship

Deadline: Jul 01, 2024
$5,000
For the past 38 years, the Black Business and Professional Association has been advancing Black business communities, youths and professionals, to create equity and opportunity for all, so no one gets left behind. Through various programs, the BBPA continues to fulfill that promise.One of such programs, the BBPA National Scholarship Program (NSP) was established in 1986 and is dedicated to...

MADD Canada Youth Bursary Fund

Deadline: May 31, 2024
$10,000
MADD Canada has restructured our bursary program to have more meaningful impact on students’ lives.  Beginning in 2016, one(1) bursary of $10,000 will be awarded to the applicant with the highest score in honour of Louise Joanne Twerdy.  Additional bursaries in the amount of $5,000 will also be available. Winning applicants may not reapply in subsequent years.Criteria: MADD Canada’s Bursary...

Elmer B. Cleves Scholarship

Deadline: May 31, 2024
$20,000
The ILMA Foundation seeks to promote the value of the lubricant industry to the broader society and economy through initiatives such as the ILMA Scholarship Fund.  The Lubricants & Specialties industry supplies products to a host of industries including Automotive (ICE and EV), Mining, Forestry, Manufacturing, Pharmaceutical, Personal Care, Agriculture, Plastics & Polymers, and the list goes on. The lubricants...

Hereford Youth Scholarship

Deadline: Jun 01, 2024
$2,500
Support excellence in ongoing studies in any undergraduate program leading to a career related to the livestock industry.Eligibility: applicants must becurrent or past member of CJHA or have a connection to the Hereford cattle breed demonstrated through a letter of recommendation from an active member of the Canadian Hereford Association, not related to the applicant,be registered for ongoing studies in...

$5,000
The application process must start with a Zonta club. All application materials must be received at a Zonta club by the deadline printed on the application. If you downloaded the application from the Zonta International website, you must contact a Zonta club first for deadline information. If the Zonta club contact information is not printed on the application, please locate...

For School Specific Scholarships, select one of the schools below:

Alternative High School Banbury Crossroads School Bearspaw Christian School & College Bethel Christian Academy Bishop Carroll High School Bishop Grandin High School Bishop McNally High School Bishop O'Byrne High School Bowness High School Calgary Academy Calgary Academy Collegiate Calgary Chinese Alliance School Calgary Chinese Private School Calgary Chinese School Calgary Christian High School Centennial High School Central Memorial High School Chestermere High School Chinook Winds Adventist Academy Clear Water Academy Columbia College Community Connections School Crescent Heights High School Crescent Heights High School Delta West Academy Discovering Choices Dr. E. P. Scarlett High School Eastside Christian Academy Ecole de la Rose Sauvage Edge School for Athletes Emily Follensbee School Ernest Manning High School Father Lacombe School Foothills Academy Forest Lawn High School Greek Community School Henry Wise Wood High School Heritage Christian Academy International School of Excellence Jack James High School James Fowler High School John G Diefenbaker High School Juno Beach Academy Language School-German Canadian Club Lester B. Pearson Senior High School Lord Beaverbrook High School Lord Shaughnessy High School Master's Academy Master's Academy Mountain View Academy National Sport School Notre Dame High School Prince of Peace Lutheran School Project Trust Queen Elizabeth Junior Senior High School Rundle College Academy Rundle College Senior High School Sainte Marguerite Bourgeoys Sir William Van Horne High School Sir Winston Churchill High School Springbank Community High School St. Anne Senior High School St. Anthony School St. Francis High School St. Mary's Catholic School St. Mary's High School The Chinese Academy The Skill Factory The Third Academy Trinity Christian School Truth Academy Webber Academy West Island College West View Secondary Western Canada Senior High School William Aberhart High School William Roper Hull School Wood's School Young Adult Program

Calgary is the biggest city in the Province of Alberta, Canada. It is located within the south of the province, around eighty km east of the front ranges of the Canadian Rockies. Calgary is considered a metropolitan city which continues to retain its conventional culture of hockey, football, night clubs, bars, and hotel saloons. It has likewise been referred to as "Nashville of the North" due to its passion for country music. Calgary city is even home to a diverse scene of musical genres, like electronic, hip-hop, jazz, blues, punk, indie, rock, pop, metal and folk music. Due to its ethnically diverse communities, one could expect multicultural assets around the region. It may come to no surprise that the city has one of the largest "Little Italy" and Chinatown within the country these days. Its most diverse area within the city is 17 Avenue SE and Forest Lawn , otherwise called International Avenue.

There are several events and major festivals within Calgary city including the Calgary International Film Festival (film festival held yearly in Calgary, Alberta, Canada for ten days during late September and early October), FunnyFest Calgary Comedy Festival, Greek Festival (attendees can sample Greek cuisine, music, and dance, typically performed in conventional dress), Wordfest Banff-Calgary International Writers Festival, the Calgary Fringe Festival (theatre performances, street performances, film festivals, visual arts display, and some live music), Expo Latino (annual festival, typically held towards the end of August in celebration of the Latino culture), Calgary Folk Music Festival, Summerstock (high school and young post-secondary students from all over Canada perform a play in Olympic Plaza), and Calgary Gay Pride.

The city of Calgary has a lot of great parks for its visitors and residents to enjoy. The parks in the downtown area comprise: Central Memorial Park, Beaulieu Gardens, Eau Claire, Century gardens and Connaught Park. The parks located in the southwest comprise: 12 Mile Coulee, Baker Park, Bowness Park and Bowmont Park; Parks within southwest consist of: Battalion Park, Clearwater Park, Edworthy park and Douglas Fir Trail; Southeast parks consist of: Carburn Park, Beaverdam Flats, Elliston Park and Centenary Park; Parks within northeast include: laycock park, Big Marlborough Park and Bottomlands Park.

Gas and oil are the biggest contributors to Calgary's GDP, as the city is home to large oil companies, including BP, EnCana, Suncor Energy, Imperial Oil, Shell Canada, and TransCanada. Different big businesses situated within Calgary are Shaw Communications, NOVA Chemicals, Nexen, Telus, Shell Canada, Dow Chemical Canada and CNRL.