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Dr. Gary McPherson Leadership Scholarship

Award eligibility: 
Be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident, be currently living in Alberta, and be enrolled full-time in a post-secondary institution in Alberta
Award source: 
Government of Alberta and administered by Alberta Student Aid
Award criteria: 
Shown outstanding leadership, especially in the area of disability and/or initiative to improve the lives of other people while attending a post-secondary institution in Alberta
Award value: 
$2 000
Number of awards: 
1
Application process: 
  1. Fill out the Laurence Decore Awards for Student Leadership Nomination Form available from the Financial Aid + Student Awards Office
  2. Hand in the completed form to Shelley Daku, Financial Aid + Student Awards Advisor by February 1 (*applications will be accepted on the following working day, if the deadline falls on a weekend)
Submit/Submission : 
  • Resume highlighting leadership involvement and other actitivies related to improving the lives of other people
  • Related letter of reference
  • An essay of up to a maximum of 1,000 words using examples of how leadership was shown, especially in the area of disability and/or initiative to improve the lives of others

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