Unified Sports - Scholarship

Announcing the Unified Sports Leader in Inclusion Scholarship!


Four scholarships will be awarded to students who participate in Unified Sports and demonstrate leadership in creating an inclusive environment in their school. The successful aplicants will be selected by a committee made up of ASAA and Special Olympics Alberta representatives.

4x $1000.00 scholarships will be distributed geographically as follows:

  • 1x Edmonton
  • 1x Calgary
  • 2x Elsewhere in the province of Alberta

Note: Scholarships may be redistributed at the discretion of the Committee if no eligible or acceptable applications are received from an area noted above.

Application Deadline:

Students are invited to submit their applications for this scholarship from Wednesday, May 1st, 2019 to Sunday, June 30th, 2019 at 12:00 midnight. Applications must be submitted online; further instructions will be posted in the coming months. No late applications will be accepted.

Eligible Students:

Graduating grade 12 students in Alberta who will be attending a post-secondary institution in Canada the September after graduating from high school. Applicants must have participated in at least one Unified Sports event; preference will be given to applicants who have participated in multiple Unified Sports events throughout their high school career.

More general information about the scholarship can be found on the pdf document below. Please note this document is intended for general information; the online application form will be posted in the upcoming months.

Please contact shanna@asaa.ca if you have any questions about this scholarship