NLPS Scholarships and Awards

The following awards are granted to students of Northern Lights Public Schools for excellence in a single focus or area of study.

These awards can be applied for online using the link in the Application Information section or forms can be downloaded and submitted by email or regular mail.

Indigenous Achievement Award

   
Audience
Indigenous youth graduating from an NLPS school

Sponsored by 
NLPS Board of Trustees

Eligibility
Indigenous youth pursuing post-secondary studies with the ultimate objective of obtaining a university degree, a college diploma, or a certificate from a technical institute.

Deadline

June 10

Application Information Indigenous Achievement Award

NLPS Student Leadership Award

   
Audience NLPS graduating students
Sponsored by 
NLPS Board of Trustees

Eligibility
Student involved in a leadership role in their school for a minimum of two years See application information link (below) for more details on eligibility. 

Value
Certificate, plaque and letter of recommendation 

Deadline

April 30

Application Information Student Leadership Award

 

Xerox Scholarship Award - Business and Entrepreneurship

   
Audience NLPS graduating students
Sponsored by 

Xerox Canada

Eligibility
One scholarship is awarded on the basis of an overall Grade 12 average of 65% or higher, and enrollment in a recognized post-secondary institution in business/entrepreneurship. 

Value One scholarship of $1,000
Deadline

June 15 of graduating year

Application Information Xerox Scholarship Award

 

   
Audience NLPS graduating students
Sponsored by Helen Hayduk
Eligibility Students must be attending the Faculty of Education at the University of Alberta or a recognized transfer program to the institution.
Value One scholarship of $100
Deadline June 1
Application Information Walter Hayduk Memorial Scholarship

   
Audience Students graduating from Bonnyville Centralized High School
Sponsored by  Jane Ripkens
Eligibility A student of BCHS pursuing a recognized post-secondary program in music or the arts. Priority will be given to those applicants who are pursuing education in music of the arts with the additional intention of teaching in a public school.
Value One scholarship of $500
Deadline June 15th of graduating year
Application Information Jane Ripkens Scholarship Fund for Music and Arts

   
Audience Female graduate of Glendon School
Sponsored by The Board of the Maegan Janz Scholarship Society
Eligibility A student enrolled in the first year of a post-secondary institution, and is a member of the institution's basketball team.
Value One scholarship of $500. A second disbursement of $500 is available to the student upon completion of their first year of basketball studies.
Deadline June 30
Application Information Maegan Janz Ladies Basketball Scholarship

   
Audience Students graduating from Ecole Plamondon School
Sponsored by  Fred and Kathy Frolov
Eligibility Current graduate of Ecole Plamondon School with a Grade 12 average of at least 75%, recognized for fluency in Russian, and evidence of participation and/or contribution to the White Russian community.
Value $500
Deadline May 31st of graduating year
Application Information Plamondon Russian Language and Culture Scholarship

   
Audience Students graduating from Ecole Plamondon School
Sponsored by ACCESS Pipeline
Eligibility Students from Ecole Plamondon School who are pursuing post-secondary education in the trades or vocation of their choice.
Value One scholarship of $1,000
Deadline May 1
Application Information Richard Creelman - ACCESS Pipeline Scholarship Award