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Student Awards

Student Award Application Format Instructions

Download the PDF application form to your desktop, then open the file from your desktop using Adobe Reader and complete and save the form. Do not use your browser to complete the form as the data may not save correctly.

Once you have completed and saved the form, please re-open it and review all of your entries before submitting it to the award submission portal. To download a copy of the latest version of Adobe Reader please visit the Adobe website.

Once you have completed the application form, please visit our award submission portal to submit it.

NOTE: Only correctly formatted award applications forms received by the application deadline date will be accepted.

Whether you receive top grades; balance academics with family, career, and community roles; or have financial shortcomings; Athabasca University has a Student Awards Program that can potentially benefit you.

To determine which awards you may qualify for, please complete the Student Award Finder.

Student Awards Unit hours of operation:
Monday through Thursday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm Mountain Standard Time

Mailing Address:
Student Awards Administrative Assistant
Office of the Registrar
Athabasca University
1 University Drive
Athabasca, Alberta T9S 3A3

Email: awardsinfo@athabascau.ca

Phone: 1-800-788-9041 Extension 6197

Fax: 780-675-6174

Awards for Undergraduate Students:

Please click here for a listing of awards available to undergraduate level students that are taking AU certificate or diploma courses or bachelor degree programs.

Awards for Masters Level Students:

Please click here for a listing of awards available to graduate level students that are taking AU certificate or diploma courses or graduate degree programs.

Awards for Doctoral Students:

Please click here for a listing of awards available to doctoral level students.

Award Recognition

Athabasca University publicly recognizes all student award recipients. Current and past recipients are listed here.

AU also maintains an honours list and undergraduate degree recognitions of Distinction and Great Distinction.

Athabasca University Students’ Union (AUSU) Awards

AUSU also has numerous awards that undergraduate students can apply for. Click AUSU Student Awards for details.

Updated October 06 2017 by Student & Academic Services

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