External Scholarship Opportunities

See if you qualify for other financial awards.

In addition to the scholarships and bursaries available through MHC, you may also be eligible for numerous funding opportunities from external sources. Review the links below to see if you qualify.

Medicine Hat College is not responsible for verifying information on external scholarships not awarded through the MHC Scholarship Program. The onus is on the student to evaluate external scholarships thoroughly prior to releasing their personal information, and to ensure the legitimacy of requests for such information.

AHS & NADC Joint Bursary Partnership Program

For students enrolled in a full-time health care related program

Adversity Beaters' Scholarship
students in the fields of engineering, computer science, business, accounting and marketing

Alberta Recreation and Parks Association (ARPA)

Alberta Export Awards

Alberta Women's Science Network
For female STEM students

Altalink Aboriginal Scholarship

A Place for Mom Senior Care Innovation Scholarship
For students interested in the fields of aging and gerontology

Alberta Recreation & Parks Association
For leadership in communities and organizations

Association of Black Law Enforcers (A.B.L.E.) Scholarship

ATCO Indigenous Education Awards Program

ATCO provides awards to Alberta Indigenous students who demonstrate leadership and commitment in their quest for higher education. ATCO is committed to supporting the development of leaders in communities across Alberta

Belcourt Brosseau Métis Awards 
For Métis students who demonstrate financial need and intend to pursue a qualified program. Priority will be given to full-time students entering their first year of post-secondary education

Canadians Studying Abroad
Take a look at the opportunities available to students wishing to study in China and the Netherlands

Cenovus Aboriginal Scholarships

CHS Foundation College Scholarships
For agricultural students

CPA Education Foundation Scholarships
Chartered Professional Accountants of Alberta awards

Congress of Aboriginal Peoples
Aboriginal skills and employment training

Copeman Preventative Healthcare Scholarship

Crohn’s and Colitis Canada - AbbVie IBD Scholarship

The Dick Martin Scholarship Award:
Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety

Disability Credit Canada
For students with a documented disability

For students considering careers in electrical, electronics or telecommunications

Eastern Irrigation District Scholarship

Energy Rates

Federation Achievement Award
Award offered by the Federation of Alberta Gas Co-ops Ltd.

Florence E. Taylor Charitable Foundation Scholarship
Alberta or Saskatchewan female students. Please contact Heather Bymoen at or Jean Bernard at prior to completing the application.

Gil Purcell Memorial Journalism Scholarship for Aboriginal Canadians
Obtain application form from

Kin Canada
Kinsmen & Kinettes

Scholarships and bursaries for First Nation, Inuit, and Métis students
For Canadian parents who are pursuing post-secondary education

Soroptimist International of Canada
For women seeking to improve their economic status by education
Monsanto Fund Opportunity Scholarship Program
For agriculture students

Masonic Higher Education Bursary Fund
For Canadian Citizens from AB & NWT

Hero Fund
For children and spouses of Canadian Soldiers killed in active duty

Husky Indigenous Awards

Keith Gilmore Foundation Scholarships
For agriculture students

Kevin Collins Abilities Scholarship
The Kevin Collins Abilities Scholarship is presented to a post-secondary student with a disability

Lions of Alberta Foundation Bursary
For sight-impaired students

Martha Kostch Environmental Scholarship
For students entering conservation and environmental education

Margaret McNamara Education Grants
Education grants for women from developing countries

McKiggan Hebert End Distracted Driving Scholarship
For students currently enrolled at the undergraduate or graduate level

National Educational Association of Disabled Students
For students with disabilities

NWAC Helen Basset Commemorative Student Award
Aboriginal women pursuing post-secondary studies

Phyllis Davidson Easter Seals Scholarship
Awarded to post-secondary students living with physical disabilities in Alberta, and is intended to ease the financial responsibility of post-secondary education

RBC Indigenous Student Awards Program

Sam Bull Memorial Scholarship
For First Nations Alberta Residents enrolled in Law or Political Science
Sarah Gaulin Memorial Scholarship
For post-secondary students struggling with mental illness

Scribendi Community Leadership Scholarship
For community leadership

SchoolApply - Emerging Entrepreneur Scholarship

Senator James Gladstone Memorial Scholarship
For First Nations Alberta residents enrolled in business, finance, or economics

Storwell Foster Children Bursary Program
For full-time students aged 24 or under who were in a Canadian foster care program

Synergize Scholarship Fun

True Sport Foundation: Lyle Makosky Values and Ethics in Sport Fund
True Sport Foundation is a national charitable organization that promotes values-based and principle driven sport.

Trusted Pros
For students enrolled in a Trade Program

Terry Fox Humanitarian Award Program

Tom Pinder Education Scholarship

Union Scholarship

Veterans' Education and Training Benefit

Additional Scholarship Opportunities