Scholarships & Bursaries Reference Page

This is a reference page only. Applications are made at the Awards and Scholarship page for Undergrads or Awards and Scholarships page for Seminary. For Financial Aid for either group, please apply on the Financial Aid page. Please note that not all awards are annually disbursed. For financial aid definitions and information, please see: General Award Information and Policies.

all of our scholarships are tagged, pick a term to see them.
Title
Amount Body Deadline
Academic (Fall) $500 - $2000
  • Minimum 75% (3.0 CGPA) on Ambrose admission requirements
  • Available to transfer and high school students
  • Automatic with admission (no application required)
Aug 1 Undergraduate
Acting Entrance Scholarship Various
  • Minimum 60% on Ambrose admission requirements
  • Based on faculty selection and audition
Undergraduate
Ahrens Memorial Scholarship Various

B Ed Student; leadership in school &/or community; Christian character; academic excellence to the best of one's ability; preferably an Ontario student

Jun 1 bursary, Education, Leadership, Ontario, Christian
Alberta-NWT Command, The Royal Canadian Legion - Bursary $1,000

The award of busaries is based on financial need and includes any person who is serving or has honourably served and their dependents. This also includes children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren who are in need of financial assistance.

Jan 25 Undergraduate, Seminary, ALL
Allen (E&G) Scholarship Various

Student in degree program; good GPA

Feb 28 scholarship, ALL, academic success
Alton (Charles) Memorial Scholarship Various

First Nations student with desire for pastoral ministry OR non-caucasian person preparing for ministry to First Nations people

Feb 28 scholarship, SOM, Ministry, Indigenous
Ambrose Seminary Alumni Scholarship Various

Scholastic; Christian living, financial need

Jun 1 bursary, Christian, Seminary
Ambrose Seminary Missions Executive InternationalScholarship Various

A student with the goal of returning overseas for future ministry. A student of non-North American, Non-Western European origin. Priority to be given to an incoming, first-year seminary student

Jun 1 bursary, entrance, 1st year, Seminary, International
Ambrose Undergraduate Alumni Scholarship Various

3rd or 4th year; christian living; academic

Jun 1 bursary, Undergraduate, 3rd year, 4th Year
Anderson Memorial "Women In Ministry" Scholarship $1,000

Female, 4th year; preparing to be 'a woman in ministry' with emphasis on church Christian education, student displays Christian character and conduct; demonstrated leadership ability; 3.0 CGPA

Feb 28 scholarship, 4th Year, Female, Ministry, Christian, academic success, Leadership, SOM, Seminary
Angle (Charles & Martha) Memorial Scholarship $1,000

Priority: Medicine Hat Alliance Church; Western Canadian District

Feb 28 AB, Alliance, C&MA, Christian, ALL, scholarship
Antaya (Bill) First Nations Student Bursary Various

First Nations student - ancestry & culture;desiring to minister to own culture, highest GPA

Jun 1 bursary, ALL, Indigenous, academic success
Aramark Scholarships

Student living in residence

Jun 1 ALL, bursary
Archer (S&M) Memorial Scholarship Various

3.5 CGPA; 4th yr; planned ministry to China or Japan within 5 years of graduation

Jun 1 scholarship, SOM, Seminary, academic success, International, 4th Year
Archibald Foundation Scholarship Various

C&MA for pastoral or missions

Mar 31 entrance, scholarship, Seminary, C&MA, Alliance, Ministry, Missions
Ardrey (Margaret) Memorial Scholarship Various

A graduating student and continuing into a divinity program; acceptable aptitude for pastoral ministry coupled with demonstrated spiritual leadership; CGPA 3.0

Mar 31 entrance, scholarship, Seminary, Leadership, Ministry, academic success, SOM
Arnold & Doris Airhart Memorial Scholarship Various

Best overall attitude for Christian service evidenced by excellence in academic preparation, spiritual leadership, potential for service to community & church

Feb 28 scholarship, Christian, academic success, ALL, Leadership
Athletics Entrance Scholarship Various
  • Minimum 60% on Ambrose admission requirements and making the team
  • Athletic Scholarships are  based on athletic performance and making the varsity team, as determined by the coach. Reach out to a basketball, volleyball, or futsal coach at ambrose.edu/recruitme. We’ll arrange for you to either come join the team for a practice, demonstrate your ability at an ID Camp, or send us some video footage.
Mar 31 Athletics, Undergraduate
Automatic Scholarship Transfer Students $500 - $2000

AVERAGE ON 15 CREDITS OR MORE FROM ANOTHER INSTITUTION

  • 3.0 - 3.2 CGPA - $500
  • 3.3 - 3.5 CGPA - $1,000
  • 3.6 - 3.7 CGPA - $1,500
  • 3.8 - 4.0 CGPA - $2,000
Undergraduate
Automatic Scholarship Undergraduate $500 - $2000

When you apply as an undergrad student at Ambrose you will automatically be considered for a scholarship based on your high school transcript averages.

Undergraduate
Bachelor of Education (After Degree) Entrance Scholarship $500 - $2000
  • Students entering Bachelor of Education After Degree program
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • No application required - automatically considered based on admission
  • Scholarships only available for early admission
Undergraduate, Education
Backlin (B&T) Memorial Scholarship Various

Consistent Christian living; scholastic

Jun 1 bursary, Christian
Badley (Russell & Vera) Memorial Scholarship Various

Female; 4th year; academic; program leads to redemptive engagement or graduate study

Feb 28 scholarship, 4th Year, Female, ALL
Bailey (E&V) Memorial Scholarship Various

Full time ministry with C&MA

Feb 28 scholarship, C&MA, Ministry, Alliance
Baptiste (W) Memorial Scholarship Various

Committed to Christian service; excellence to one's own ability

Feb 28 scholarship, Christian, ALL
Bartel (P&I) Scholarship Various

Ambrose seminary or undergrad ministry; preference to Chinese students

Feb 28 SOM, scholarship, Seminary, Ministry, Chinese
Bean (Guyer) Memorial Schol Various

Female in 3rd or 4th year called to preaching pastor position; Alberta preference but definitely Canada

Feb 28 scholarship, SOM, Female, Ministry, AB, Canadian
Bell (Thomas) Memorial Scholarship Various

A graduating Ambrose student and continuing into a Seminary program

Mar 31 entrance, scholarship, Seminary, Ministry, SOM
Betty McDowell Memorial Scholarship Various

Dedicated married student going into Christian service

Feb 28 ALL, Christian, Ministry, scholarship
Bingaman (G) Memorial Scholarship Various

Scholastic, 1st Living Hope Alliance church in Regina SK 2: Canadian Midwest C&MA District, Missions/pastoral, FA

Jun 1 bursary, SOM, Alliance, C&MA, Missions, Ministry
Birnie (D) Memorial Scholarship Various

3rd year; full time service home or overseas; scholastic; christian character

Feb 28 3rd year, ALL, Christian, scholarship
Black (N J) Memorial Scholarship Various

Student committed to Christian service; academic excellence

Feb 28 ALL, Christian, Ministry, academic success, scholarship
Blackett (GM) Memorial Scholarship Various

1st or 2nd year student; scholastic; consistent Christian life

Jun 1 bursary, 1st year, 2nd year, Christian, ALL
Blair (L) Scholarship Various

Saskatchewan student; A&S, serving Christ in chosen vocation

Feb 28 SK, arts, Science, Christian, scholarship
Boda R&J Scholarship Various

Student in their junior (3) year...

Feb 28 3rd year, ALL, academic success, Christian, Volunteer, Ministry, scholarship
BOMA Calgary Foundation Award/Bursary $2,000

2 or 3 yr; involved in Soul of the Next Economy, Business Society, or Travel Business studies; enrolled in B. Business Administration

Jun 1 bursary, 2nd year, 3rd year, Business
Bootsveld (J) Memorial Scholarship Various

Sensing God's call to youth ministry; undergrad faculty of theology student

Feb 28 SOM, Youth, Ministry
Brook (G S) Scholarship Various

Good student but not necessarily grade based

Jun 1 bursary, ALL
Broughton (F) Memorial Scholarship Various

Priority from: Ceaderview Alliance, Nepean, Ottawa area, then Ontario; Christian; scholastic

Jun 1 bursary, ALL, Alliance, ON, Christian
Brown (Robert & Gwendolyn) Scholarship Various

Student planning on pastoral ministry

Feb 28 SOM, Ministry, scholarship
Bush (A&M) Memorial Scholarship Various

Deserving student; academic promise; potential for service to community and church

Feb 28 ALL, Volunteer
Caldwell J Scholarship Various

Student with vision for Christian education; preferably with goal of pursuing graduate education

Feb 28 Education, Christian, ALL
Calgary Zone Ministerial Scholarship Various

Nazarene Calgary Zone churches; church-related ministry, if no ministry student , then award to another student; consideration given to CGPA

Jun 1 bursary, Nazarene, SOM, ALL, Ministry
Camp Chamisall Matching Grant $1000

Undergraduate students attending Ambrose University who receive financial support from Camp Chamisall can have that support matched by Ambrose up to $1,000/academic year. This grant is only available for the fall and winter semesters.

Aug 31
Camp Harmattan Matching Grant $1000

Undergraduate students attending Ambrose University who receive financial support from Camp Harmattan can have that support matched by Ambrose up to $1,000/academic year. This grant is only available for the fall and winter semesters.

Aug 31
Canada West Nazarene District Youth Award $1000

Student from the Canada West District of the Church of the Nazarene; Scholastic attainment

Feb 28 Nazarene, Christian, academic success, ALL
Canadian Atlantic Graduating Ministerial Student Award $500

Graduating ministerial student from Canada Atlantic District of the Nazarene or student from this District

Feb 28 SOM, Nazarene, Atlantic, Christian, Ministry
Carlson (Sarah B) Endowment Music Scholarship Various

Piano or instrumental student

Feb 28 Music
Catherine Poon Scholarship $1,000

Christian; 3.0 CGPA; financial need; MDiv or Christian studies

Feb 28 Christian, academic success, ALL, scholarship
CCSTAS Scholarship Various

CGPA 2.5+; preference to full time CCSTAS (THS) students; showing fervor in church ministry

Jun 1 bursary, Seminary, Chinese, International, academic success
Chan (Joseph HK) Memorial Scholarship $1,000

MDiv, international worker or church ministry

Feb 28 Seminary, Missions, Ministry, scholarship
Christian High School Scholarship Award $3,000/year

Each year Ambrose invites Guidance Counsellors from Christian High Schools (ACSI or CSI members) to nominate their top TWO graduating students that demonstrate:

  • Academic Excellence;
  • Christian Character; and
  • Leadership Excellence

Value: $3,000/year over 8 consecutive semesters or one degree

NOMINATE a STUDENT TODAY

Jan 31 Undergraduate
Church Servant Leadership Scholarship up to $2,000/yr

Ambrose will provide a matching scholarship based on a church nomination. Churches can nominate students based on:

  •  Christian character
  •  Demonstrated high quality servant leadership capacity
  •  Learning capacity
  •  Potential to serve Christ in the church, cross-culturally and in the marketplace
Mar 31 Undergraduate, Seminary
Clifford (Isabel) Scholarship Various

Foreign or overseas student or missions interest student; above average GPA

Jun 1 bursary, ALL, International, Missions, academic success
Continuing Student Scholarship Various amounts
  • Scholarship will be announced in early April
Feb 28 Undergraduate
Cook (Dr Arnold) Missions Bursary Various

A C&MA international student coming from one of the C&MA global mission fields to be a student at Ambrose.

Jun 1 bursary, Missions, C&MA, International, SOM, Seminary, Alliance
Cornell Scholarship Various

Music

Feb 28 Music
Cross (John) Memorial Ministerial Scholarship Various

Deserving ministerial student

Feb 28 SOM, scholarship
Dahms (J&D) Ambrose Seminary Academic Improvement Scholarship Various

Full Time MDiv senior; demonstrating outstanding academic achievement

Feb 28 3rd year, Seminary, academic success
Davis (Thomas) Memorial Scholarship Various
Student planning on North American or overseas missionary work; diligent
Feb 28 Missions, ALL, scholarship
Deeks Sermon Award Various

Homiletics student who has shown giftedness in preaching

Feb 28 SOM, Ministry, scholarship
Downey (Bud) Memorial Scholarship Various

A male student from Rexdale Alliance Church...

Feb 28 Male, Alliance, Ontario, Ministry
Downey (Janet) Memorial Scholarship Various

C&MA Midwest district; 4th year student; gifts & preparedness for ministry

Feb 28 C&MA, 4th Year, Ministry, ALL, Alliance, scholarship
Downey (Murray) Seminary Scholarship $1,000

Vocational goal: teaching career in Bible College/Seminary/Christian University &/or is making a mid-career change towards a pastoral or teaching vocation;  3.0 CGPA

Jun 1 academic success, bursary, Ministry, Seminary
Downey (Murrey & Edna) Memorial Scholarship $500

2nd year student  whose ultimate goal is to be involved in extending God's Kingdom as a pastor, teacher, entrepreneur, etc. through vocation; displays Christian spirit; minimum 2.5 CGPA

Feb 28 2nd year, Ministry, academic success, Christian, scholarship
Dr. Gary McPherson Leadership Scholarship $2,000

Have shown outstanding leadership, especially in the area of disability, and/or initiative to improve the lives of other people while attanding Ambrose

Feb 5 scholarship, Undergraduate, Leadership, Disability, AB
Draper (Lloyd) Memorial Scholarship Various

International Worker's child; leadership potential & pastoral heart; strong work ethic; missional orientation; 2.5 CGPA

Feb 28 Missions, academic success, Leadership
Draper (William) Memorial Scholarship $1,200

History student, 3.5 CGPA

Feb 28 History, academic success, arts
Dueck (J) Memorial Bursary Various

International Worker's child seeking to follow Christ & serve as an International Worker

Jun 1 bursary, ALL, Missions, Christian
Duncan (S) & Olive Thomas Scholarship Various

Female student; planning on life long career as pastor or missionary with Church of the Nazarene

Feb 28 Female, Ministry, Nazarene, ALL
Easom (F) Memorial Scholarship Various

Missionary furthering studies or Missions' Kid preparing for missions

Feb 28 Missions, SOM, Seminary
Edmonton Southside Nazarene Entrance Bursary Various

Prospective student from Edmonton Southside Nazarene Church

Mar 31 entrance, AB, Nazarene, ALL
Esau (C W) Memorial Scholarship Various

Student from single parent family; demonstrate Christian character

Feb 28 ALL, Christian
Ewing (M) Memorial Scholarship Various

CGPA 3.0; planning a career of service to the community and church

Feb 28 academic success, ALL, Ministry
Faculty Award Academic Excellence in Arts & Science Various

Returning/Continuing student with highest GPA (at least 3.5)

Feb 28 academic success, arts, Science
Falk (L&B) Memorial Scholarship Various

Preference to Nazarene, active licensed minister, preference AB Or BC, full time Christian service, CGPA 3.0

Feb 28 Nazarene, SOM, AB, BC, Ministry, academic success
Feero (C&I) Scholarship Various

3rd year or more; FT Christian work in missions or pastoral; above average class standing; AB, SK, BC w/ preference from Edmonton, Irma or Regina

Feb 28 3rd year, 4th Year, SOM, Seminary, AB, SK, BC, Missions, Ministry
Fehr (Julie) Memorial Scholarship Various

Seminary missions candidate; demonstrated excellence in ministry. Priority given to those serving in: 1. French speaking Africa; 2 French country of the world

Jun 1 Missions, bursary, Ministry, Seminary, French
Fraser (Dr G&N) Scholarship Various

Career aspirations in medical science or nursing; biology

 

Feb 28 ALL, Medical, Biology
Fraser (Shirley) Memorial Scholarship Various

3rd or 4th year seminary student; missionary vocational objective

Jun 1 bursary, 3rd year, 4th Year, Seminary, Missions, Christian
Frentz (R&J) Memorial Scholarship Various

Single parent child, full time ministry planned, undergrad or graduate (senior)

Jun 1 bursary, SOM, Ministry, 3rd year, 4th Year
Fune Memorial Scholarship $800

Vietnamese/Cambodian/Lao/Thai; consistent Christian life

Jun 1 Vietnamese, bursary, Christian, ALL
Fustsey (Pearl) Memorial Scholarship Various

Ministry student; pastor's child preparing for fulltime ministry

Feb 28 SOM, pastor's kid
Gienger Family Memorial Scholarship Various

Theology or A&S; student gaining bible knowledge; studying to prepare for occupation of choice

Feb 28 ALL, SOM
Golding (Dave) Memorial Bursary Various

International student, overseas committement, Christian conduct

Jun 1 bursary, SOM, International, Missions, Ministry
Goudy (J) Scholarship Various

Active involvement in ministry, good GPA, spiritual leader, in ministry program

Jun 1 bursary, SOM, Ministry, Leadership, academic success
Grant (T&M) Memorial Scholarship Various

Student pursuing education in youth and family studies.

Jun 1 bursary, ALL
Gray (Robert) Memorial Scholarship Various

Passionate about ministry with a heart for God and for people; calling to Christian ministry, full time at home or abroad; priority: desiring to enter full time ministry at home or overseas or Missionary Kid from out of North America preparing for full time ministry overseas or at home

Jun 1 bursary, Ministry, Christian, Missions, SOM
Gray Whitemore Scholarship Various

A student considering further studies in higher education; minimum CGPA 2.5

Feb 28 ALL, academic success
Griffin (W J) Memorial Bursary Various

Needy Faculty of Theology/ / Ministry students of Western Canada; Church of the Nazarene student

Jun 1 bursary, SOM, Nazarene, Ministry
Grobe (E ) Memorial Ministerial Scholarship Various

Student called to pastoral ministry; giving care to others in church context; good GPA; preference to a student from a pastoral family

Feb 28 SOM, academic success, pastor's kid
Hanna (Dr. LM) Memorial Bursary Various

Married; full time ministry; character; desire to serve

Jun 1 Married, bursary, ALL, Ministry
Harvey (J H Douglas) Memorial Scholarship Various

Priority: Regina Student; southern SK; SK

Feb 28 SK, ALL, scholarship
Henderson (Hartman & Grace) Bursary Various

Quebec home province or Quebec 'ministry' goal or English-French skill, service-oriented goal; preference Church of Nazarene student; student displaying consistent Christian character and conduct

Jun 1 bursary, ALL, French, Ministry, SOM, Christian, Nazarene
Hightower (Neil) Scholarship Honours High School Various

High School graduates with 80% average entering any program

Mar 31 entrance, scholarship, academic success
Hollands (J&A) Missions Research Bursary Various

Intercultural missions

Feb 28 Seminary, Missions, Intercultural
Holman (G) Memorial Scholarship Various

4th year of studies; fulltime ministry or missions

Feb 28 Ministry, SOM, 4th Year, Missions
Holtslander (Angie) Memorial Scholarship Various

Missions, music, scholastic, ministry

Jun 1 bursary, Ministry, Music, Missions
Holtz High School Academic Excellence Scholarship Various

Canadian High School graduate with highest grades 

Mar 31 entrance, scholarship, academic success, ALL
Hope Scholarship Bursary Various

Ministry/ missions, good CGPA

Jun 1 bursary, Missions, Ministry, academic success
Howard (Tyson) Memorial Bursary Various

People person; music/art student; desire to serve; practical ministries

Jun 1 bursary, Music, Acting, Ministry
Hull (M) & Railton (M) Memorial Scholarship Various

Woman; home missions ministry; pioneer; gifted in personal evangelism; commitment to ministry; pioneer attitude

Feb 28 Woman, Ministry, SOM
Hultgren (H&E) Memorial Scholarship Various

Music major; instrumental; vocal; piano

Feb 28 Music
International Student Entrance Scholarship $1,000
  • Minimum 60% on Ambrose admission requirements
  • Available to new students entering their first year that are enroled in a program
  • is not Canadian and whose citizenship resides in another country
Undergraduate
International Worker Children $1,000
  • Minimum 60% on Ambrose admission requirements
  • Parents must be active International/Cross Cultural Workers working in the field with a designated organization
  • 21 and under
  • International Worker Children (21 and under) who are currently attending a Christian High School overseas, may apply for the Christian Scholarship (see above)
Isaacson Memorial Scholarship Various

Preparing to be a teacher, teaching is a calling, resilence

Jun 1 bursary, Education
Jackson (Harold W) Memorial Scholarship Various

4th year; satisfactory scholastic attainment, Christian conduct & character

Feb 28 4th Year, Christian, ALL
Jensen (Evelyn) Memorial Scholarship Various

Woman leader, 3.0; seminary; ministry to women in church, community, as volunteer, part/full time

Feb 28 Woman, Leadership, academic success, Seminary
Jervis (R & J) Bursary Various

Heart to serve God; strong call to pastoral ministry

 

Jun 1 bursary, SOM, Ministry
Jervis (Rea & Juanita) Bursary Various

Heart to serve God; strong call to pastoral ministry

Jun 1 bursary, SOM, Christian
Jespersen (Andrew) Memorial Scholarship Various

4th year; 2.5 CGPA, Spruce Grove Alliance or Edmonton area, pastoral or missions, serving

Feb 28 AB, academic success, SOM, 4th Year
Jireh Bursary $3,000

Seminary students who have demonstrated a high level of academic excellence and commitment to the Christian community; minimum GPA 2.50

 

Jun 1 bursary, Seminary, 2nd year, 3rd year, academic success, International
Jireh Bursary $2,000

Undergraduate students who have demonstrated a high level of academic excellence and commitment to the Christian community; minimum GPA 2.50

 

Jun 1 Undergraduate, bursary, academic success, 4th Year, 3rd year
Johnson (S & V) Bursary Various

Vision for full time ministry; 3rd or 4th year; scholastic

Jun 1 SOM, 3rd year, 4th Year, Ministry, academic success
Johnston (Kae) Scholarship Various

Chinese; passionate love for the Lord and souls

Feb 28 Chinese, Ministry, SOM, Seminary, scholarship
Johnston (Ruby) Endowment Fund Bursary Various

Desire to be involved in Chinese ministry

Jun 1 bursary, Chinese, Ministry, SOM, Seminary
Jones (H & R) Missions Bursary Various

Missions; Grades not primary consideration

Jun 1 ALL, Missions, bursary
Kaechele (E & E) Scholarsihp Various

Preparing for full time ministry (pastoral or missions or other) who has expressed gifts and graces of ministry

Jun 1 bursary, Ministry, Missions, SOM
Kaechele (Evan & Ethel) Scholarship Various

Preparing for full time ministry (pastoral or missions or other) who has expressed gifts and graces of ministry

Feb 28 SOM, Ministry, Missions, bursary
Kerr (B & E) Bursary Various

FT pastoral/missions; Owen Sound or Glengate Niagara Falls; then Central or Eastern C&MA districts (ON & Maritimes)

Feb 28 Ontario, Maritimes, Ministry, Missions, SOM
Kerr (J & M) Memorial Scholarship $500

CGPA: 2.5; Call to ministry

Feb 28 SOM
Kerr (J & M) Memorial Scholarship $1,000

CGPA: 2.5; Call to ministry; Seminary

Feb 28 Seminary, academic success
Klaudt (Elma L ) Memorial Scholarship Various

Business or leading to medical training or music or missions programs

Feb 28 Business, Medical, Music, Missions
Klaudt (Emma) Memorial Scholarship Various

Student involved in missionary work

Feb 28 ALL, Missions
Krauskopf (Erna) Memorial Bursary Various

Student from BC, A&S student planning to go into ministry

Feb 28 Undergraduate, BC, Ministry
Kuan (Dr Peter) Memorial Missions Scholarship Various

Returning missionary or missions goal; prefer Chinese or intention to minister to Chinese

Feb 28 Missions, Seminary, SOM, Chinese
Lam Minh Tri Memorial Scholarship Various

Vietnamese CMA upperclass student

Feb 28 Alliance, Vietnamese
Languages in Teacher Education Scholarship $2,500

Students who are completing an education program that will allow them to be a language teacher in alberta schools after graduation and who demonstrate academic excellence.

Dec 15 scholarship, Undergraduate
Larry Patterson Scholarship Various

Deserving music student.

Feb 28 Undergraduate, scholarship, Music
Larsen (Steve) Memorial Scholarship Various

Male; full time preaching or teaching; strong Christian character; 3.0 CGPA

Feb 28 Male, SOM, Seminary, academic success
Latin American Leadership Bursary Various

C&MA Student from Latin America or a Canadian planning on serving in Latin America; student is committed to ministry in Latin America with the C&MA; CGPA 2.5 minimum

Jun 1 C&MA, Alliance, bursary, Latin America, Ministry, SOM, Seminary, academic success
Laurence Decore Award for Student Leadership Scholarship $1,000

Be involved in either student government or student societies, clubs or organizations, or involved in student organizations at the provincial or national level or in non-profit community organizations

Feb 5 scholarship, Undergraduate, Leadership, AB
Lawlor (E & M) Memorial Scholarship Various

Student returning from pastoral internship; preparing for evangelism ministry; GPA 2.5

Feb 28 academic success, SOM, Ministry, scholarship
Lewis (Al) Memorial Scholarship Various

Central District of the CMA (Western ON); displaying consistent Christian character and conduct

Jun 1 Alliance, ALL, bursary, Christian, Ontario
Lihaven (Rita) Church Children's Ministry Scholarship $1,000

Children's ministry; 3rd or 4th year undergraduates or B.Education

Jun 1 bursary, Education, 3rd year, 4th Year, Ministry
Littel (Jacquie) Memorial Scholarship Various

Mature female seminary student; good GPA

Feb 28 Seminary, academic success, Female, scholarship
Little (Elsie) Memorial Bursary for Missions $1,500

Participating in onSite or going on a missions trip with Ambrose University

Jun 1 bursary, Missions, Christian, ALL
Loughton (Mona) Memorial Scholarship Various

Woman; preparing for service to community & church

Feb 28 Woman, SOM, scholarship
Loveless (H & F) Memorial Bursary Various

Saskatchewan or Ontario students

Jun 1 bursary, SK, ON
Lui (Ray) Memorial Scholarship Various

Preference to Chinese; pastor or missionary; ministry with C&MA Canada

Jun 1 C&MA, Alliance, bursary, Ministry, Missions, Chinese, SOM, Seminary
Luseland Alliance Church Scholarship Various

Pastoral or missions ministry, Luseland (SK) preference, if more than 1 student: divide equally

Jun 1 bursary, SOM, Ministry, Missions, Alliance, SK
MacLearie (P) & Willard Boda Memorial Scholarship Various

Shows good promise of an effective, practical ministry in the church

Feb 28 SOM, Seminary, scholarship, Ministry
Marshall (G & F) Memorial Bursary Various

Living Hope Regina or Missionary Kid; deep commitment to Lord & ministry

Jun 1 bursary, ALL, SK, Missions
Matheson Scholarship Various

3rd or 4th year Business student or Development Studies min / 3rd or 4th year Pastoral or Missions student

Feb 28 Business, academic success
Matthews (E S) Memorial Scholarship Various

Student with highest GPA in current year (at least 3.5); worthy theology/ministerial student

Feb 28 SOM, academic success
McCombs Thiessen (Catherine) Scholarship Various

Ministry student, youth pastor

Feb 28 SOM, Youth, Ministry, scholarship
McCurdy Fleming Humble Memorial Scholarship Various

Deserving student who shows Christian commitment and positive personal development. Based on GPA

Feb 28 academic success, ALL, Christian, SOM, Ministry, scholarship
McIlwain (L) Memorial Scholarship Various

Nazarene Canada Central District (Ontario); academic success

Jun 1 Nazarene, bursary, ON, academic success
McKinnon (Ruth Rebecca) Memorial Scholarship Various

Students entering degree programs in music; Exemplifying the greatest potential as evidenced during the entrance auditions

Mar 31 scholarship, entrance, Music
McPhee (Grace) Memorial Scholarship Various

Student from 3rd world; missions

Jun 1 Third World, bursary, Missions, ALL
Mok (Dr. Edward) Memorial Scholarship Various

Chinese C&MA student; serious commitment to God & church ministry; above average CGPA

Jun 1 bursary, Chinese, Alliance, C&MA, Ministry, SOM, Seminary, academic success
Moore (Tim) Athletic Bursary $500

Involved with athletics; over 2.5 GPA; student displays consistent Christian character and conduct shown through athletics; choice made by Director of Athletics

Jun 1 bursary, Athletic, academic success, Christian, ALL
Morrison Scholarship Various

Nazarene student entering the School of Ministry or Seminary; CGPA at least 75% / 3.0

Feb 28 scholarship, entrance, Nazarene, SOM, Seminary
Morton (Charles) Memorial Scholarship Various

Highest GPA of returning student

Feb 28 academic success, ALL
Munro (Wayne) Memorial Scholarship Various

Demonstrates a spirit of a good and faithful servant

Feb 28 ALL, scholarship
Music Entrance Scholarship Various Amounts
  • Minimum 60% on Ambrose admission requirements
  • Based on faculty selection and audition
Undergraduate
Music Excellence Award $1,000

Music final year; music career; 3.0 GPA; music excellence; Christian character; strong academic in all subjects; 

Feb 28 Music, ALL, scholarship, academic success, Christian
Mustard Seed of Missions Scholarship Various

To study at Seminary for missions...

Feb 28 Missions, Asia, Seminary
Naef (E & A) Memorial Bursary Various

Preference to Medicine Hat student, pastoral/missions undergrad theology, returning from internship

Feb 28 SOM, AB, Internships
Neufeld (Susan) Memorial Scholarship Various

Excels in studies; Godly leadership qualities

Feb 28 academic success, Leadership
New Canadian Bursary $2,500

Student who was privately or government sponsored refugee; Convention Refugee, Permanent resident status; English isn't first language

Jun 1 bursary, ALL, International
Newson (Clare) Scholarship Various

4th year; academic; leadership

Feb 28 ALL, Leadership, scholarship, 4th Year
Nicholas (W & A) Memorial Scholarship Various

4th year; missions candidate or missions goal; 3.0 CGPA

Jun 1 bursary, academic success, Christian, 4th Year, Missions
Ninan (V. V.) Memorial Evangelism Award Various

Consistent, balanced christian testimony; evangelistic fervor; wholesome influence & positive spirit on campus

Feb 28 ALL, Christian, scholarship
O'Hara (David & Helen) Memorial Scholarship for Theology Various

Nazarene student going into pastoral ministry or missions

Jun 1 scholarship, Nazarene, Ministry, Missions, SOM, Seminary
O'Hara A&S (David) Memorial Arts & Science Scholarship Various

Deserving returning A&S student, minimum 3.0 CGPA

 

Jun 1 bursary, academic success, arts, Science
Olsen (E Kermit) Memorial Scholarship Various

Deserving student

Jun 1 bursary, ALL
Olsen (Hulda E.) Memorial Scholarship Various

Any deserving student

Feb 28 ALL, scholarship
Olsen (Kenneth) Lay Leadership Memorial Bursary Various

Church or pastor recommendation; involvement in local church; plan to serve church

Feb 28 ALL, scholarship, SOM, Ministry
Orthner (A&A) Scholarship Fund Various

A student from Heritage Alliance Church (Abbotsford, BC), or any student in preparation for missions or pastoral ministry

Jun 1 bursary, Missions, Ministry, Alliance, BC, C&MA, SOM
Orthner (Alf & Arlene) Scholarship Fund Various

A student from Heritage Alliance Church (Abbotsford, BC), or any student in preparation for missions or pastoral ministry

Jun 1 bursary, Ministry, SOM, BC
Orvik Memorial Bursary $2,500

Any new or returning student that is pursuing a vocation with children whether it be in children’s ministry or in the market place

Jun 1 bursary, ALL, entrance, Education, SOM, Ministry
Ottawa Chinese Alliance Church Theological Education Scholarship Various

Theology student; C&MA student who agrees with C&MA Statement of Faith

Feb 28 scholarship, SOM, Seminary, C&MA, Alliance
Owen Sound Student Assistance Bursary Various

Owen Sound student

Jun 1 bursary, ON
Page (William G.) Memorial Scholarship Various

2 or 3 year CMA student, Living Hope, Regina, Heritage, Saskatoon, Calgary, good rounded student, Christian ministry

Feb 28 scholarship, Alliance, 2nd year, 3rd year, SK, AB, Christian, Ministry, ALL
Parker (Phil) & Claudia Finlay-Parker Various

3rd or 4th year person; career in full time Christian ministry in North America or overseas; preference Beulah Alliance student; demonstrated potential for successful ministry

Jun 1 C&MA, 3rd year, 4th Year, ALL, bursary, Alliance, AB, Ministry, International, Canadian
Patterson (Alex B & Charlotte) Memorial Scholarship Various

4th year; promising student; CGPA 3.0; potential for significant service to community and church; significant contribution to spiritual life on campus evidenced

Feb 28 scholarship, Ministry, ALL, 4th Year, academic success
Patterson (Lynne) Memorial Scholarship $2,000

C&MA missions or pastoral; spiritual character as relates to ministry, Canadian, then international

Jun 1 bursary, SOM, Ministry, Missions, Canadian, International
Paul (Cecil) Memorial Scholarship Various

Excellent GPA; high Christian character and service

Feb 28 scholarship, ALL, academic success
Pay It Forward Bursary Various

3rd or 4th year

Jun 1 bursary, 3rd year, 4th Year, ALL
Pedersen (Dwayne) Memorial Scholarship Various

CGPA 3.0, involved in Ambrose

Feb 28 scholarship, ALL, academic success
Peters (Bob & Rhoda) Memorial Scholarship Various

Midwest district; above average CGPA; pastoral or missions; C&MA; displays consistent Christian character & conduct

Feb 28 scholarship, SOM, C&MA, Alliance, Christian, academic success, SK, MB, ON
Peters (Clarence & Laura) Memorial Bursary Various

Evangelism or missions major; demonstrated commitment to God & the Great Commission; 4th year

Feb 28 scholarship, SOM, Missions, 4th Year
Pope (Constance) Memorial Scholarship Various

4th year, missions, full time ministry

Feb 28 scholarship, SOM, Missions, 4th Year, Ministry
Pope (Marjorie) Memorial Scholarship Various

4th year undergraduate or 3rd year seminary student, missions, full time ministry

Feb 28 scholarship, SOM, Missions, 4th Year, Ministry, 3rd year, Seminary
Presidential Scholarship Full Tuitiion

Presidential High School scholarship applicants will be shortlisted and invited to participate in the Presidential Scholarship competition

Jan 31
Quiring (Emma) Scholarship Various

Entering at least 3rd year of studies, preparing for pastoral or international ministry as a vocational goal; good CGPA

Feb 28 scholarship, SOM, Missions, 4th Year, Ministry, 3rd year
Quizzing $1,000
  • Participants in district and international quizzing competitions
  • Awarded each Spring at Quizzing Finals
  • No application required
Rakowski (Frances) Memorial Scholarship Various

Seminary; son or daughter of missionaries or overseas student; academic achievement

Jun 1 Missions, Ministry, Seminary, International, bursary
Ralph (Peter & Sharon) Ambrose Scholarship Various

Committed to C&MA in Canada; clear life mission, inolved in church, academic achievement or clear academic improvement

Feb 28 Ministry, C&MA, Alliance, Missions, Canadian, scholarship, ALL, academic success
Raven (Marion) Memorial Award Various

Seminary; shows evangelistic fervor and/or preaching ability

Feb 28 Seminary
Rawson (C.E.) Memorial Bursary Various

Pastoral or evangelistic ministry

Jun 1 bursary, Ministry, ALL
Rawson (C.E.) Memorial Bursary Various

Pastoral or evangelistic ministry - entrance

Mar 31 bursary, Ministry, entrance, ALL
Reeder (Lillie J.) Memorial Scholarship Various

Good GPA; preparing for full time Nazarene Church ministry

Feb 28 scholarship, SOM, Nazarene, academic success
Rieve (A&M) Memorial Scholarship Various

Seminary male 2nd or 3rd year student, fulltime Alliance ministry 1. Bayview Glen Alliance 2. other student: GPA 2.5+, financial need

Jun 1 bursary, ON, Alliance, C&MA, Seminary, 2nd year, 3rd year, Ministry, Christian
Rieve (August B) Memorial Scholarship Various

Prefer firstly: Canadian First Nations or secondly East Indian or Sikh student; displaying consistent Christan character & conduct

Jun 1 Indigenous, Canadian, Christian, ALL
Rieve (August B.) Memorial Scholarship Various

Prefer Canadian First Nations or secondly East Indian or Sikh student; displaying consistent Christan character & conduct

Jun 1 bursary, Canadian, Indigenous, Christian
Robinson (Burton) General Scholarship Various

Manitoba; above average CGPA

Jun 1 bursary, academic success, ALL
Roper (Gwendolyn Hazel) Memorial Scholarship Various

Final year student; demonstrating outstanding leadership & service at Ambrose

Feb 28 scholarship, ALL, 4th Year, Leadership, Ministry
Rose (W&A) Memorial Scholarship Various

Pastoral major; final year; Christian

Jun 1 SOM, Ministry, 4th Year, bursary
Rose (William & Anna) Memorial Scholarship Various

Pastoral major; final year; consistent Christian living

Jun 1 Ministry, SOM, Christian, bursary
Saworski (Jacqueline C.) Entrance Bursary Various

Ministry student

Jun 1 bursary, Ministry, entrance, SOM, Seminary
Schamuhn (Nathan) Memorial Scholarship Various

4th yr; pastoral ormissions; evangelism/revival; purity/holy lifestyle; commitment to prayer

Feb 28 scholarship, SOM, Missions, Christian, Ministry
Servant's Heart Scholarship Various

Student who makes a priority of development of Christian character; extra curricular; volunteer committment to helping people

Jun 1 ALL, Christian, Leadership
Sherbrooke Heights Alliance Various

Provide assistance to students from Sherbrooke Alliance of Peterborough, ON

Jun 1 bursary, Alliance, C&MA, ALL
Shortt (Mabel) Memorial Scholarship Various

4th yr; pastoral or missions;planning on pursuing graduate level ministerial work

Feb 28 scholarship, SOM, 4th Year
Shum (Louis Man-Wah) Memorial Scholarship Various

Accredited C&MA missions candidate

Feb 28 scholarship, Alliance, Seminary, Missions
Shurtliff (Myles & Frances) Memorial Scholarship Various

Potential for service to community and church; shows interest in music studies; high CGPA

Jun 1 Ministry, Music, academic success, bursary
Silock (D&H) Memorial Scholarship Various

Kingston Alliance church student, then Kingston, then Ontario

Feb 28 scholarship, Alliance, ON, ALL
Siu (K S) Memorial Scholarship Various

Senior Social Science student; academic excellence;demonstrate creativity & innovative research; at least a 3.60 CGPA; applications submitted to the BHS Program Head

Oct 31 scholarship, Science
Skelding (Alma A.) Memorial Scholarship Various

Son or daughter of an International Worker's child; any other student if not available

Feb 28 scholarship, Missions
Skitch (Gordon A. & Frances M.) Memorial Scholarship Various

Pastoral Ministry major

Feb 28 scholarship, SOM, Ministry
Smith (Ira V) Memorial Scholarship Various

4th year; Christian character

Jun 1 bursary, 4th Year, Christian, ALL
Smith (Lillian) Memorial Scholarship Various

Preferably a single female for international work

Jun 1 bursary, Missions, Female, SOM, Ministry
Smith, Lillian Memorial Scholarship Various

Preferably a single female for missions

Jun 1 Missions, Female, SOM, Ministry
Southern Alberta Bible Camp Matching Grant Application $1,000

Undergraduate students attending Ambrose University who receive financial support from SABC can have that support matched by Ambrose up to $1,000/academic year. This grant is only available for the fall and winter semesters.

 

Aug 31
Southgate Alliance Church (Edmonton) Scholarship Various

Preferably from Southgate Edmonton Alliance preparing for full time ministry

Jun 1 bursary, AB, SOM, Ministry, Alliance, C&MA
Stoesz (Sam & Wanda) Memorial Scholarship Various

M Div Pastoral; Canadian doing Canadian pastoral ministry pulpit preaching; family; sound academic record, pastoral ministry, pulpit preaching, family responsibilities

Jun 1 Ministry, Seminary, Canadian
Stoesz (Sam and Wanda) Scholarship Various

MDiv Pastoral; Canadian doing Canadian pastoral ministry pulpit preaching; sound academic record; family responsibilities

Jun 1 bursary, Seminary, Canadian, Ministry, academic success
Straiton (G&J) Memorial Bursary Various

Student raising a family

Jun 1 ALL, bursary
Straiton (George) Memorial Scholarship Various

Student raising a family

Feb 28 ALL, scholarship
Swindells (J) Memorial Music Bursary Various

Deserving music student

Feb 28 ALL, scholarship, Music
Sylvester (Dr M&M) Scholarship Various

Full Time Ministry; scholastic;consistent Christian character & ministry involvement; +50 credits completed; student leadership: Student Council, Missions Executive, Youth Conference, etc. 

Jun 1 bursary, SOM, Ministry, Christian, academic success, Missions, Leadership, 3rd year
Therou (Rev. John) Memorial Scholarship Various

Students studying to become ministers in the Church of the Nazarene

Feb 28 scholarship, SOM, Ministry, Nazarene
Thomson (Dorothy) Memorial Scholarship Various

Student preparing for full time ministry

Feb 28 scholarship, SOM, Ministry
Tozer (Dr. A.W.) Memorial Scholarship $500

Preferably from Bayview Glen Alliance Church (Markham, ON); evangelistic fervor; Christian character

Jun 1 bursary, SOM, Ministry, Alliance, C&MA, ON
Traber (John & Liz) Poverty Studies Scholarship $3,000

GPA 3.0, MA Poverty Studies (Community Development minor)

Jun 1 ALL, bursary, academic success, SOM, Seminary
Trayhorne Ministry Scholarship $1,000

Preferably from Rosetown Alliance (Rosetown, SK) or Canadian Midwest District C&MA, cross cultural ministry

Jun 1 bursary, Alliance, SK, C&MA, Ministry, SOM
Tsang (Mrs Ip Kui Luen) Memorial Scholarship Various

Pastoral or missions service in mainland China; hopefully fluent in Chinese Mandarin

Jun 1 bursary, Ministry, SOM, Seminary, Chinese, Missions
Tweed (Joy) Memorial Bursary Various

Choir, Financial Aid

Jun 1 Choir, Music, bursary
Unger (The Ramona Michelle) Memorial Scholarship Various

4th year; CGPA 3.0; music major/minor; full time church ministry goal

Feb 28 scholarship, Ministry, Music
Vancourver Chinese Alliance Scholarship Various

Student displays consisten Christian character and conduct

Feb 28 scholarship, Christian
Vital-Link Missions Foundation Scholarship Various

Entering Theology; evidence of growing spirituality potential for successful Christian ministry career in the church, missions or theological education; leadership giftedness; above average grades

Mar 31 Ministry, SOM, Seminary, entrance, academic success, scholarship
Vital-Link Missions Foundation Scholarship (Bursary) Various

Theology; evidence of growing spirituality potential for successful Christian ministry career in the church, missions or theological education; leadership giftedness; above average GPA;

Jun 1 Ministry, SOM, Seminary, bursary, academic success
Wadge (Ken & Dorothy) Memorial Scholarship Various

Married student in their 3rd or 4th year; exhibits a high level of commitment to his/her calling; calling evident to faculty; unusual ability; strong work ethic

Jun 1 bursary, 3rd year, 4th Year, ALL, Married
Wakeman (Thomas & Joan) Scholarship Various

Intercultural Ministry major; entering 3rd or 4th year; CGPA 3.0 minimum

Feb 28 scholarship, SOM, Ministry, academic success
Walpole (Carl Steven & W. Verne) Memorial Scholarship Various

Central district of Nazarene (ON)

Feb 28 scholarship, Nazarene, ON, ALL
Wan (On-Qu) Memorial Scholarship Various

Planning Alliance ministry overseas

Feb 28 SOM, Ministry, Alliance, C&MA, scholarship, Seminary, International
Wang (Mr & Mrs Hsing-Pang) Memorial Scholarship $1,000

Music; personal integrity; high academic achievement; Christian

Mar 31 entrance, scholarship, Music, Christian, academic success
Warkentin (L&L) Bursary Various

3rd or 4th Year; student returning from internship or OnSite

Jun 1 bursary, Internships, SOM, ALL
Warnock (E&M) Scholarship Various

Parents in full time ministry; missions or full time ministry goal with special interest in music/children

Jun 1 bursary, Missions, Ministry, ALL
Wawota Alliance Church Bursary Various

Wawota, SK, Southeast SK, Canadian Mid-west C&MA

Jun 1 bursary, SK, C&MA, Alliance, ALL
Weber (Randy) Memorial Scholarship Various

Music; preparing full time ministry in a local church; above average academics; leadership; servant heart

Feb 28 scholarship, academic success, Leadership
Western Canada Christian Mandarin Conference Bursary (WCCMC) Various

Financial need; scholastic; passion for Mandarin ministry; MDiv program

Jun 1 bursary, Seminary, Ministry
Western Canadian District Scholarship $1,500

4th year undergraduate; Western C&MA District; evidence of pastoral giftedness planning on pastoral ministry or International Worker; CGPA 2.5

Feb 28 scholarship, academic success, 4th Year, AB, Alliance, C&MA, SOM, Undergraduate
Western Canadian District Scholarship $1,500

4th year Seminary; Western C&MA District; evidence of pastoral giftedness planning on pastoral ministry or International Worker; CGPA 2.5

Feb 28 scholarship, academic success, 4th Year, AB, Alliance, C&MA, Seminary
Weston (Jim & Florence) Bursary Various

2nd or 3rd year student; preference C&MA student from Hamilton

Jun 1 bursary, 3rd year, Alliance, C&MA, ALL, ON, 2nd year
Wiggins (Annie) Memorial Scholarship Various

Hamilton Nazarene churches; entrance or continuing student

Mar 31 entrance, ALL, Nazarene, ON
Williams (Phyllis) Memorial Scholarship $1,500

Entering last year of seminary; international student; preferably African; spiritual vitality; leadership potential

Jun 1 bursary, Seminary, International, African, Leadership, Christian
Williams (Tom & Phyllis) Memorial Scholarship Various

Last year seminary; international student; preferably African; spiritual vitality; leadership potential

Jun 1 bursary, African, Leadership, Seminary, 3rd year, 4th Year
Williamson (Charles) Scholarship Various

Living Hope Alliance (Hillsdale) Regina preference; final year; Christian character and conduct

Feb 28 scholarship, ALL, Christian, SK, Alliance, C&MA
Willms (Verna) Memorial Scholarship $10,000

Individual member of Rodeo Barrel Racing Association; must be registered in minimum 12 credit hours per semester

Mar 31 scholarship, ALL, Female
Wilson (Laura) Memorial Scholarship Various

Deserving undergrad student; Student displays consistent Christian character and conduct

Jun 1 bursary, Christian, Undergraduate
Winter (Edwin A.) Memorial Scholarship Various

Academic achievement in Biblical languages; student displays consistent Christian character; ministry involvement; leadership ability; potential for preaching ministry; possible graduate studies

Jun 1 scholarship, SOM, Christian, Ministry, Leadership, 4th Year
Wishart (Gordon) Evangelism Scholarship Various

Church planting and evangelism

Feb 28 scholarship, Christian
Woods (Robert F & Florence) Memorial Scholarship Various

Graduate student going into seminary

Jun 1 bursary, Undergraduate, Seminary, SOM, entrance
Wright (Charles & Blanche) Scholarship Various

2nd or 3rd year student; plan to enter home or world missionary service

Feb 28 3rd year, scholarship, SOM, Ministry, Missions, International
Yoder (Mrs Elva) Memorial Bursary $2,500

Medicine Hat Alliance preference then Western Canadian District; 4th year following internship, leadership/preaching ability/full time pastoral or missions ministry; Christian character

Feb 28 scholarship, 4th Year, AB, Alliance, C&MA, SOM, Ministry, Seminary, Christian, Missions
Zub (Wynelle Joy) Memorial Scholarship Various

Female; 3.0 CGPA; deep love for God & people; goal full time Christian ministry or professional; born leader

Feb 28 scholarship, Christian, academic success, Female