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Don’t delay! University of Alberta Rutherford Scholars Study Grants are available for 2022/23. A student may apply to the University if they wish to begin undergraduate course work.
Alexander Rutherford was Alberta’s first premier and minister of education, and his scholarship is named after him. In addition to his active involvement in community affairs, he supported public education, particularly the University of Alberta.
2022/23 Rutherford Scholars Study Grants in Canada Study Value:
Successful applicants will receive the award grants worth $2,500 each for the 2022/23 academic session.
The top ten students, as determined on the first writing of Diploma Examinations, are recognized as Rutherford Scholars.
2022/23 Rutherford Scholars Study Grants in Canada Application Process:
Recipients are selected from applications for an Alexander Rutherford Scholarship. A separate application is not required.
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Candidates are picked based on the first writing of Diploma Examinations from qualifying subjects. Qualifying subjects are:
- English Language Arts 30-1, 30-2, or
- Français 30-1
- Social Studies 30-1 or 30-2
Plus any three other subjects:
- Mathematics 30-1, or 30-2
- French Language Arts 10-1
- Biology 30
- Chemistry 30
- Physics 30
- Science 30
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