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Seminary Awards & Scholarships

The money you put towards your education is an investment in yourself and your future. Because your time at Ambrose Seminary will equip you to make a difference in your world, we think it’s the best investment you can make.

We’ve put together information and tools to help you determine the likely cost of this investment as well as the many sources you can turn to to get support.

2021-2022 Tuition and Fees (May 2021 to April 2022)


Fall 2020 August 31

Winter 2021 1st Day of Class

Spring 2021 1st Day of Class

 Tuition & Fees

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Roxanne Poelstra
Financial Aid & Awards Coordinator
(403) 410-2938

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Scholarship & Criteria




General Entrance: Academic and Leadership

Available to new students enroled in a degree program at Ambrose Seminary

  • Must have earned a minimum 3.0 interim overall GPA during undergraduate degree
  • Must be enroled in at least 6 credits in subsequent Fall and Winter semesters at Ambrose Seminary

December 1 (students beginning in the Winter semester)

June 1 (students beginning in the Fall semester)

Up to $3000

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Entrance: International Student Scholarship

  • Meet Ambrose admissions requirements
  • Available to new students entering their first year that are enroled in a program
  • Any student who requires a student visa / permit to study




Archibald Foundation Scholarship

Awarded to an entering student preparing for overseas ministry or full-time vocational pastoral ministry with the Christian & Missionary Alliance

  • Must be enroled full time at Ambrose Seminary

Based on applications received

Various amounts

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Church Servant Leadership Scholarship

For individuals whose churches believe they have potential for learning, leadership, and service to the church and the world.

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March 31

Various, based on church’s approval - maximum value of $4,000 per year over 8 consecutive semesters

Nomination Form

Finish Free Scholarship

Available to students who have completed 60 credits at Ambrose Seminary and have 30 Master of Divinity credits remaining.

  • Must have a 3.0 CGPA
  • Must complete the final 30 credits within 3 academic years
  • Must declare enrolment in the Master of Divinity prior to the first day of classes in order to be eligible
  • Scholarship covers tuition but not fees
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MDiv declaration - September 1

Full tuition for third year


Continuing Student Scholarships

Available to current students who will be continuing studies at Ambrose Seminary in the upcoming semester or graduating in the spring

  • Scholarship recipients will be announced in early April
  • Minimum 2.0 CGPA as of last semester
  • Must be currently enroled in a program
  • Must be taking a class in September
    • Preference will be given to full time students (18 credit hours between September - May)
  • Applications accepted from January 25 to February 28

For a list of all our endowed scholarships and bursaries, see List of Awards

February 28

Various amounts

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Church Partner Program Scholarship… for Part-Timers!

  • Ambrose will match a church donation up to a maximum of $100 per 3-credit course for a student’s education
  • Ambrose will match up to $600/academic year of church support
  • Student must be admitted to a seminary program
  • Must have a 2.0 CGPA
  • Student is enroled for a maximum of 2 courses each semester
  • Eligible for 3-credit courses only


Due dates:

Spring: May 1

Fall: September 1

Winter: January 1

up to $1200/year

Application Form

what you need to know to get a student Loan

Application Deadlines

Canadian Applicants
Fall Semester: August 1
Winter Semester: December 10
Application Fee: $70.00

USA Applicants
Fall Semester: July 15
Winter Semester: November 15
Application Fee: $100.00

Applicants outside of Canada/USA
Fall Semester: March 1
Winter Semester: July 1
Application Fee: $100.00

Late Application Fee
Undergraduate: $100.00
Education (after degree) (after June 1): $100.00

Financial Aid & Awards

Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Roxanne Poelstra
Financial Aid & Awards Coordinator

Student Finance

Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Daniel Friesen
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We are your main point of contact for admission inquiries, program information and for scheduling campus visits. We are passionate about connecting you with the Ambrose community, and are dedicated to your success as a student.

We are happy to help you with any questions you may have.

For all enrolment inquiries contact:

Tel: 403-410-2900
Toll Free: 800-461-1222

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