RMA Post-Secondary Scholarship Program
In recognition of the importance of an educated population to the future well-being of rural communities, the Rural Municipalities of Alberta (RMA) established the RMA Scholarship Program in 1995. The RMA Scholarship Program is designed to encourage young rural Albertans to pursue further education, and thereby enhance the ability of these young people to make meaningful contributions to their communities in subsequent years. A scholarship in the amount of $1,000 is presented to one successful applicant from each of the five districts. The 2023 application term closed on August 31, 2023.
A scholarship in the amount of $1,000 is presented to one successful applicant from each of the five RMA districts.
An applicant must:
The submission packages must include the following items:
All applications will be reviewed by a committee comprised of RMA board members and staff. The successful candidate will be selected based upon a combination of the following criteria:
The successful candidate will be awarded a cheque in the amount of $1,000 upon receipt of confirmation of registration at a recognized Alberta post-secondary institution.
The RMA Scholarship closed on August 31, 2023; winners will be announced in September.