Alberta Athletic Award
NOTE: This is a nominated scholarship. Eligible students will be notified by the RDC Athletics Department in September for the Fall run of this scholarship and in January for the Winter run of this scholarship.
Eligibility: A member of a Red Deer College Athletic Team who meets the ACAC and CCAA eligibility requirements and is enrolled full-time in the second or subsequent term of an undergraduate program. The student must also:
- be a Canadian citizen, Permanent Resident or Protected Person (visa students are not eligible)
- be an Alberta resident (see Alberta Student Aid’s residency requirements)
- be registered in the required course load for the previous Fall and/or Winter terms
- have a minimum GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale
Apprenticeship students may be eligible after completing one period of an apprenticeship program; the student must show progress in their apprenticeship program. Academic Upgrading students are eligible after completion of one term of upgrading, but they are only eligible for the award for a maximum of one year, provided they meet the athletic requirements.
Criteria: Student-athlete determined by the coach to be an asset to the team.