the many challenges faced by students from rural communities attending
University, the Haskaynes established this scholarship fund to help
ease the burden. Annually $2,500 scholarships are awarded to two
rural students based on academic standing and financial need.
Richard and Lois Haskayne Academic Excellence Scholarship
- Field of Study: Open
- Value: $2,500
- Number: 2
- Conditions: To be awarded annually to students with superior
academic achievement entering the first year of an undergraduate
degree program, directly from high school. Recipients will be
selected on the basis of academic standing (minimum awards average
of 80%) achieved on Grade 11 and/or Grade 12 courses and financial
need. Preference will be given to graduates of rural Canadian
high schools who intend to live in University residence.
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of Alberta for more information.