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 2022 application term will open May 2, 2022 and will close August 31, 2022.
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.
All interested persons are invited to apply for the RMA Scholarship by completing the form below and attaching the required information by August 31, 2022. If you have any questions, please contact Emmanuel Chukwuma by phone at 587.689.5484 or by email at emmanuel@RMAlberta.com.