High School Awards

Awards offered to high school applicants are based on the uLethbridge admission average. Below, is a limited listing of common uLethbridge high school awards and their required final admission average.

To apply for high school awards listed below, please use the following two links:

  • Bridge – To apply for all high school awards, submit your application no later than March 15. Application opens in January.
  • Grade 11 Merit Application  - To apply for the Grade 11 Merit Award, submit your application before June 30th of your grade 11 year. Students who attended grade 11 outside of the province of Alberta must also submit their grade 11 transcript (immediately after completing grade 11) to awards@uleth.ca for their application to be complete by September 15.

Type of Award





Grade 11 Merit Award

Students can only apply for the award while in grade 11. Based on grade 11 achievement: 
  • 75-79.9% - $500
  • 80% and higher - $800


June 30


75-79.9% - $500
80-100% - $800



Board of Governors’ Admission Scholarship

  • Applied for admission to uLethbridge
  • Obtain final admission average of 80% or higher

September. Automatic consideration upon submission of Fall admission application

December 15



No separate application required. Automatic consideration upon submission of Fall admission application to uLethbridge

High School Awards

Requirements vary by award, may include:

  • Academic achievement
  • Financial need
  • Leadership ability
  • Volunteer Experience
  • Artistic ability
  • Reference letter(s)
  • Essay(s)


March 15

Up to $6,000

March 15th Awards Application