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Student Scholarships

The Alumni Association has fundraisers each year that contribute to ongoing endowments for students presently at the College.  

To apply for these or other awards, click here.

RDC  Alumni Legacy Scholarship

Donor: Red Deer College Alumni in honour of alumni who have been recognised posthumously for their significant contributions to the community.

Value: $750

Number: One

Eligibility: Student who has completed the most recent academic year at RDC in full-time studies and is continuing in full-time studies at RDC.

Criteria: Minimum GPA 2.7 and demonstrated exceptional volunteerism in the college and/or community. 

Deadline: March 31

RDC Alumni Association Winter Entrance Scholarship

Value: $750

Number: One

Eligibility: Student who is entering their first year of full-time studies at  RDC beginning in January.

Criteria: Financial need and academic standing (74%).

Deadline: January 15

RDC  Alumni Association Continuing Scholarship

Value: $750

Number: Two

Eligibility: Student who has completed the most recent academic year of full-time studies at RDC and is continuing on with full-time studies at RDC.

Criteria: Financial need and academic standing.  Minimum GPA 3.0.

Deadline: March 31

RDC  Alumni Association Access and Excellence Alumni Legacy Award

Value: $1000

Number: One

Eligibility: Student entering full-time studies at RDC in any post secondary program who is the son or daughter of a  RDC Alumnus.

Criteria: Academic standing in courses required for admission to their program

Deadline:  March 31

RDC Alumni Association Ambassador Scholarship

Value: $750

Number: Two

Eligibility: Student who is currently enrolled in full-time studies in any program at RDC. Student must currently be an Ambassador in the Student Ambassador Program at RDC.

Criteria: Minimum GPA 2.0. Proof of student’s dedication of time and commitment to the RDC Ambassador Program.

Deadline:  March 31

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