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Alberta Blue Cross Scholarship Program

Nursing bursary at Athabasca University

Alberta Blue Cross® 50th Anniversary Bursary for Nursing

Value of award: $1,000

Number: Two


  • To be awarded annually to a student who is a resident of Alberta and who has achieved an average of 80 percent or higher in the last two nursing courses they have taken at Athabasca University.
  • Eligible students should be registered in a course in the post-diploma nursing program for the current session at Athabasca University.
  • Awards will also be based on financial need as indicated on the application form.
  • Students may only receive this award once and are also ineligible if in receipt of more than $3,500 in other awards for the current academic year, July 1 to June 30.

Field of study: Post-diploma Nursing.

Application process: Application forms are available from the Office of the Registrar, Athabasca University, or in Adobe (pdf) format on this web site.

Closing date: October 15

Contact: Lorraine Duma, Office of the Registrar, Ph. 1-800-788-9041 ext. 6197.

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