Grants - Education - Bursary

Bursary

Purpose:

To provide an incentive for promising Alberta students or professionals to obtain graduate education in archival studies.

Use of Grant:

Tuition, books, and other related expenses.

Amount:

$750.00 available per membership year. This sum may be divided if more than one application is approved.

Eligibility:

Applicants must be current ASA individual members who are resident Albertans (or those whose permanent address is in Alberta) accepted as a full-time first or second year student in a graduate program of archival studies or equivalent.

Criteria for selection:

  • Academic and/or professional merit
  • Potential for contributing to Alberta’s archival community
  • Preference will be given to first-time applicants.

Deadline:

Applications should be received no later than July 30. Grants will be awarded before the end of September.

Other conditions:

Grants will be paid in two installments:

  • One-half of the amount at the beginning of the first semester of the academic year, and
  • One-half of the amount at the beginning of the second semester, pending submission of proof of continuing enrolment in the program.

Download the application form PDF

Note:

To ensure that applicants understand the Education and Travel Grant Program policies, they must consult the Education and Travel Grant Program Policies before applying.

 

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