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Staff Association Scholarship Award

  • Open to students registered in Grade 12 who are completing the requirements of a high school diploma. Applicants must have marks sufficient for entrance to a post-secondary area of study.
  • Each student must have a parent or guardian who is a current member in the Calgary Board of Education Staff Association (PSS and Main Body).
  • Staff Association offers seven awards:  four will be determined by the financial need of the applicant (4 x $1,500 awards); and three will have no financial need restrictions (3 x $1,000).
  • The Scholarship Award information/application link will be received from EducationMatters sometime between February 15th and March 15th each school year, and will be made available on our site at that time.
  • Information when the link is available on our site:
    • Complete application packages should be submitted to the scholarship coordinator at the applicant’s high school.
    • The deadline to receive applications is normally May 30th.
    • Late applications will not be accepted.
  • Recipients are selected in September by the EducationMatters Student Awards Selection Committee and will be contacted by EducationMatters.
    • To claim the award, within eighteen (18) months of notification of award, the recipient must be registered in an eligible program of post-secondary study in Canada.
    • Payments are made directly to the post-secondary institution.