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

The deadline to apply has passed. Award winners will be notified via email to their RDC email address throughout the summer months. Check your RDC email regularly to ensure you do not miss out on any award notifications!

The application will reopen in March 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