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Entrance Awards & Scholarships

Am I an Entrance Student?

You are considered an entrance student if you meet one of the following criteria:

  • You are entering the first year of a program at RDC
  • You are a current student who is changing programs and will be considered a first year student in your new program


RDC's General Awards Application

By completing this application, you are applying for all RDC entrance awards with the exception of the Building on Excellence Award (see below).

In order to complete the General Awards Application, you must apply to RDC and receive clear or conditional admission. In your admission letter, you will be provided with a RDC Loop account username and password; this is required in order to access the General Awards Application. Click here to access the General Awards Application and log in using your Loop account username and password.

Deadline to apply: May 31, 2020


Red Deer College Building On Excellence Academic Award FALL 2020

Who said there’s no such thing as free money? If you are a current high school student planning to attend RDC next fall, with an average of 85% or higher in five 5-credit grade 11 or grade 12 subjects, you could get $1,000 awards towards your tuition. It’s easy to apply!  

Beginning October 1, 2019:

  • Submit a transcript or Detailed Academic Report to the Student Connect Centre in person, fax, email, or regular mail.
  • Be sure to provide an up-to-date email address and phone number with the above.
  • Please note transcripts/Detailed Academic Reports will not be accepted prior to October 1.

There are limited scholarships to be awarded - apply early! 



Student Connect Centre
Room 1102 | RDC
Box 5005 - 100 College Blvd, Red Deer, AB  T4N 5H5
t: 403.342.3254 | f: 403.342.3262 | e: studentconnect [at] rdc [dot] ab [dot] ca