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New students (Entrance)

For the May competition only, candidates who wish to also be considered for the $1,000 Wild Rose Impact Award must select this supplement in the awards list of the online application and describe their eligibility within the one page Entrance Award/Bursary essay.


  • Alberta resident
  • demonstrated financial need
  • describe commitment to post-secondary and its impact on your life
  • first time RRU registrant
  • not be eligible for employer tuition support

How to apply

  • this Entrance Award is open to students who will be active in their program after the deadline date
  • pending the availability of funding, the competition will run annually from March 1st to May 1st (closes 11:59pm RRU time)
  • applications are submitted online through MyAdmin