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Psychology

Alberta Blue Cross 50th Anniversary Scholarship for Psychology

One scholarship of $750 will be awarded to an incoming first-year student with no previous post-secondary experience. To be eligible, students must enroll in the 3-year or 4-year Bachelor of Arts degree…

  • Criteria: D
  • Application Required: Yes
  • Min Grade Required: 80%
  • Year of Study: High School

Alberta Blue Cross 50th Anniversary Scholarship for Psychology

Psychology

  • Criteria: D
  • Application Required: Yes
  • Min Grade Required: 80%
  • Year of Study: High School

One scholarship of $750 will be awarded to an incoming first-year student with no previous post-secondary experience. To be eligible, students must enroll in the 3-year or 4-year Bachelor of Arts degree program in Psychology, be an Alberta resident, have an average of 80% or higher on grade 12 entrance marks, and have financial need. 

Education, Psychology, Social Science, Sociology

Bert Boren Volunteerism Bursary

Four bursaries of $1,000 each are available to returning students who are Canadian citizens or permanent residents, and enrolled full-time in the Social Sciences (e.g. Psychology, Sociology, etc.)…

  • Criteria: D V
  • Application Required: Yes
  • Min Grade Required: 2.0 GPA
  • Year of Study: Year 1, 2, 3, 4, Education Year 1

Bert Boren Volunteerism Bursary

Education, Psychology, Social Science, Sociology

  • Criteria: D V
  • Application Required: Yes
  • Min Grade Required: 2.0 GPA
  • Year of Study: Year 1, 2, 3, 4, Education Year 1

Four bursaries of $1,000 each are available to returning students who are Canadian citizens or permanent residents, and enrolled full-time in the Social Sciences (e.g. Psychology, Sociology, etc.) or the Bachelor of Education degree program. Applicants must currently hold a volunteer position in the social service sector. Selection criteria include a written confirmation from the student's volunteer supervisor, financial need and satisfactory academic standing (min. 2.00 GPA). These bursaries are made possible by a generous endowment received from the Estate of Robert Tegler (Trust) in recognition of Mr. Bert Boren's service to the Edmonton community. 

Psychology, Theology

Reta Haarsma Scholarship

Four scholarships of $1,000 will be awarded each year to a full-time student enrolled in the Bachelor of Arts degree program with a major/concentration in Theology or Psychology. To be eligible, students…

  • Criteria: C
  • Application Required: Yes
  • Min Grade Required: 3.3 GPA, 80%
  • Year of Study: High School, Year 1, 2, 3, 4

Reta Haarsma Scholarship

Psychology, Theology

  • Criteria: C
  • Application Required: Yes
  • Min Grade Required: 3.3 GPA, 80%
  • Year of Study: High School, Year 1, 2, 3, 4

Four scholarships of $1,000 will be awarded each year to a full-time student enrolled in the Bachelor of Arts degree program with a major/concentration in Theology or Psychology. To be eligible, students must have an average of 80% or better on high school entrance marks, or maintain a 3.30 GPA. Selection criteria include academic achievement and demonstrated Christian commitment. Reta Haarsma, who operated The King's University Bookstore for 25 years from 1979 to 2004, established this scholarship.

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Eagles Student Rookie of the Year

An award of $500 is available to the male and female student athlete who has shown the most improvement and potential in his and her first year on an Eagles athletic team. The athletics department…

  • Criteria: S
  • Application Required: No
  • Min Grade Required: 1.7 GPA
  • Year of Study: Year 1

Eagles Student Rookie of the Year

All Programs

  • Criteria: S
  • Application Required: No
  • Min Grade Required: 1.7 GPA
  • Year of Study: Year 1

An award of $500 is available to the male and female student athlete who has shown the most improvement and potential in his and her first year on an Eagles athletic team. The athletics department chooses recipients based on athletic performance, academic commitment, teachable spirit, and the potential for future leadership. King's will apply the money towards the students' tuition at the beginning of the following school year. 

No Program Requirement

King's General Transfer Scholarship

Scholarships of $1,500 are available for students transferring to any non-after degree program from other qualifying institutions. Students must have a minimum of 24 university transfer credits to…

  • Criteria: None
  • Application Required: No
  • Min Grade Required: 3.5 GPA
  • Year of Study: Year 1, 2, 3, 4, Education Year 1

King's General Transfer Scholarship

No Program Requirement

  • Criteria: None
  • Application Required: No
  • Min Grade Required: 3.5 GPA
  • Year of Study: Year 1, 2, 3, 4, Education Year 1

Scholarships of $1,500 are available for students transferring to any non-after degree program from other qualifying institutions. Students must have a minimum of 24 university transfer credits to qualify. Students must have a GPA of 3.50 or higher based on, at most, the previous 60 credits of study. Students must enroll in a minimum of 12 credits per semester the year they receive the scholarship. 

No Program Requirement

Returning Student Distinction Scholarship (non-B.Ed.)

Scholarships of $2,000 are available for returning King's students entering their second, third or fourth year with a GPA between 3.70-4.0. To be eligible, students must have completed a minimum of…

  • Criteria: None
  • Application Required: No
  • Min Grade Required: 3.7 GPA
  • Year of Study: Year 1, 2, 3, 4

Returning Student Distinction Scholarship (non-B.Ed.)

No Program Requirement

  • Criteria: None
  • Application Required: No
  • Min Grade Required: 3.7 GPA
  • Year of Study: Year 1, 2, 3, 4

Scholarships of $2,000 are available for returning King's students entering their second, third or fourth year with a GPA between 3.70-4.0. To be eligible, students must have completed a minimum of 18 credits and passed all their courses, including the Interdisciplinary Perspectives course, in the previous academic year. Secondly, students must enroll in 12 credits per semester for the upcoming academic year. All students meeting the criteria will receive this scholarship; no application is necessary. Awards are subject to verification of eligibility in September.

No Program Requirement

Returning Student Merit Scholarship (non-B.Ed.)

Scholarships of $1,000 are available for returning King's students entering their second, third or fourth year with a G.P.A. between 3.50-3.69.  To be eligible, students must have completed a…

  • Criteria: None
  • Application Required: No
  • Min Grade Required: 3.5 GPA
  • Year of Study: Year 1, 2, 3, 4

Returning Student Merit Scholarship (non-B.Ed.)

No Program Requirement

  • Criteria: None
  • Application Required: No
  • Min Grade Required: 3.5 GPA
  • Year of Study: Year 1, 2, 3, 4

Scholarships of $1,000 are available for returning King's students entering their second, third or fourth year with a G.P.A. between 3.50-3.69.  To be eligible, students must have completed a minimum of 18 credits and passed all their courses, including the Interdisciplinary Perspectives course, in the previous academic year. Secondly, students must enroll in 12 credits per semester for the upcoming academic year. All students meeting the criteria will receive this scholarship; no application is necessary. Awards are subject to verification of eligibility in September.

No Program Requirement

The King's University Admission Excellence Scholarship

$2,000 admission scholarships are available to students who are admitted to King's based on their high school marks. Students must have attempted fewer than 9 credits of accredited post-secondary study,…

  • Criteria: None
  • Application Required: No
  • Min Grade Required: 80%
  • Year of Study: High School

The King's University Admission Excellence Scholarship

No Program Requirement

  • Criteria: None
  • Application Required: No
  • Min Grade Required: 80%
  • Year of Study: High School

$2,000 admission scholarships are available to students who are admitted to King's based on their high school marks. Students must have attempted fewer than 9 credits of accredited post-secondary study, or fewer than 30 credits of a non-accredited program with results that indicate success equivalent to their high school admission average. Recipients must register in at least 12 credits per semester during the academic year to keep their scholarship. King's will use the following table to determine students' eligibility

Admission Average or Score

Percentage Average
90%

SAT
Pre-March 2016: 2100+
Beginning March 2016: 1400+

ACT
31+

No application is necessary; all students meeting the criteria will receive a scholarship. King's will notify recipients in their admission letter. Awards are subject to verification of eligibility in September. 

No Program Requirement

The King's University Admission Honours Scholarship

$1,000 admission scholarships are available to students who are admitted to King's based on their high school marks. Students must have attempted fewer than 9 credits of accredited post-secondary study,…

  • Criteria: None
  • Application Required: No
  • Min Grade Required: 80%
  • Year of Study: High School

The King's University Admission Honours Scholarship

No Program Requirement

  • Criteria: None
  • Application Required: No
  • Min Grade Required: 80%
  • Year of Study: High School

$1,000 admission scholarships are available to students who are admitted to King's based on their high school marks. Students must have attempted fewer than 9 credits of accredited post-secondary study, or fewer than 30 credits of a non-accredited program with results that indicate success equivalent to their high school admission average. Recipients must register in at least 12 credits per semester during the academic year to keep their scholarship. King's will use the following table to determine students' eligibility.

Admission Average or Score

Percentage Average
80%

SAT
Pre-March 2016: 1900-2099
Beginning March 2016: 1270-1399

ACT
28-30

No application is necessary; all students meeting the criteria will receive a scholarship. King's will notify recipients in their admission letter. Awards are subject to verification of eligibility in September.