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Ambrose University Scholarships for International Students

Ambrose University scholarships and bursaries are open to eligible students with excellent academic records.

This post is helpful if you have in mind to get informed on Ambrose University scholarships, Canada. Ambrose University is a private designated Christian liberal arts university located in Calgary, Alberta Canada.

The school is the official Canadian school of both the Church of the Nazarene and The Christian and Missionary Alliance. It is one of 10 colleges and universities affiliated with the Church of the Nazarene in North America and one of 8 colleges and universities affiliated with The Christian and Missionary Alliance.

In terms of its affiliation with the Nazarene church, AUC (formerly Canadian Nazarene University College) is the college for the Canada Region.

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AMBROSE UNIVERSITY ACADEMICS

Ambrose University provides undergraduate education and graduate-level education for pastoral ministry, including undergraduate level education in a number of select liberal arts and science degrees.

The University’s mission is to produce graduates who are consciously and actively Christian in all aspects of life, and who are equipped to serve the church by providing excellent preparation for pastoral ministry.

AMBROSE UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS and BURSARIES

Ambrose University scholarships and bursaries are open to eligible students. And below is a comprehensive list of scholarships and bursaries.

Automatic Academic Scholarship (Undergraduate Students)

   Eligibility

  • You must meet a minimum of 75% (3.0 CGPA) on Ambrose admission requirements
  • This scholarship is available to transfer and high school students
  • It is automatic with admission by the deadline (no application required)

HIGH SCHOOL AVERAGE

Amounts offered based on academic merit

  • 75%-79% – $500
  • 80%-84% – $750
  • 85%-89% – $1,000
  • 90%-94% – $1,500
  • 95%-100% – $2,000

 AUTOMATIC SCHOLARSHIP (TRANSFER STUDENTS)

Average on 15 Credits or More from another Institution

Amounts offered based on academic merit

  • 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

Application Deadline:

  • August 1 – Fall Start
  • December 1 – Winter Start

Value: $500 – $2,000

 ENTRANCE SCHOLARSHIP FOR: MUSIC

   Eligibility

  • You must meet Ambrose admissions requirements
  • However, this is based on faculty selection and audition
  • It is only available to students applying to Bachelor of Music or Bachelor of Arts in Music

Deadline: Ongoing

Value: Various

ENTRANCE SCHOLARSHIPS FOR ATHLETICS

     Eligibility

  • You must meet Ambrose admissions requirements and make the team
  • Note that athletic Scholarships are based on athletic performance and making the university team, as determined by the coach.
  • You can reach out to a basketball, volleyball, soccer, futsal coach at getting Recruited. Arrangements will be made for you to either come to join the team for practice, demonstrate your ability at an ID Camp or send video footage.

Deadline: Ongoing

Value: Various Amounts

ENTRANCE SCHOLARSHIP FOR ACTING

     Eligibility

  • You must meet Ambrose admissions requirements
  • This is based on faculty selection and audition
  • It is available to students applying to Diploma in Acting

Deadline: Ongoing

Value: Various Amounts

ENTRANCE SCHOLARSHIP: INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS SCHOLARSHIP

      Eligibility

  • You must meet Ambrose admissions requirements
  • The scholarship is only available to new students entering their first year that are enrolled in a program
  • Any student who requires a student visa/permit to study

Deadline: Ongoing

Value: $1,000

CHURCH YOUTH GROUP SCHOLARSHIP

    Eligibility

  • You must meet Ambrose admissions requirements
  • You must submit an attendee card to an Admissions Advisor during a visit or event.
  • This scholarship will only be awarded once per person
  • It can also be combined with other entrance scholarships
  • Does not apply to returning or continuing Ambrose University students

Deadline: Ongoing

Value: $500

OTHER AMBROSE UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS AND BURSARIES

LEGACY YOUTH CONFERENCE (LYC) OR NAZARENE YOUTH CONFERENCE (NYC) SCHOLARSHIP

      Eligibility

  • You must meet Ambrose admissions requirements
  • Be an attendee of LYC or NYC event
  • The scholarship will only be awarded once per person
  • It can be combined with other entrance scholarships
  • Does not apply to returning or continuing Ambrose students

Deadline: Ongoing

Value: $1,000

BACHELOR OF EDUCATION (AFTER DEGREE)

      Eligibility

  • This is available to students entering the Bachelor of Education after Degree program.
  • You must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • No application required for this scholarship – automatically considered based on admission
  • Scholarships only available for early admission

Deadline: March 1

Value: $500 – $2,000

CONTINUING STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS

       Eligibility

  • These scholarship recipients will be announced in early April
  • Any current student, including Internship and on-Site students, who will be continuing studies at Ambrose in the upcoming fall for full time (9 credits) or 6 credits for students with disability.
  • Should have a minimum 2.0 CGPA as of the last semester
  • You must be currently enrolled full time (9 credits) in a program
  • Applications are accepted from January 25 to February 28

Deadline: February 28

Value: Various Amounts

CHRISTIAN HIGH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP

     Eligibility

  • You must have a minimum of 80% on Ambrose admission requirements
  • This is available to schools that are members of ACSI or CSI

Deadline: January 28

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

 CHURCH SERVANT LEADERSHIP SCHOLARSHIP

    Eligibility

  • You must meet Ambrose admissions requirements
  • Ambrose will match up to $2,000/academic year of church support

Click on the link to apply:   APPLY HERE

Deadline: March 31

Value: Up to $2000/year

Note: this scholarship is available for students beginning in September only

 PRESIDENTIAL SCHOLARSHIP

    Eligibility

  • You must have a minimum of 85% on Ambrose admission requirements

Deadline: January 31

Value: Over $50,000 (full tuition) over 8 consecutive semesters

OTHER AMBROSE UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS AND BURSARIES

 INTERNATIONAL WORKER CHILDREN

     Eligibility

  • You must meet Ambrose admissions requirements
  • Your parents must be active International/Cross-Cultural Workers working in the field with a designated organization
  • Open to students of 21 years old and under
  • International Worker Children (21 and under) who are currently attending a Christian High School overseas, may apply for the Christian Scholarship.

Deadline: Ongoing

Value: $1,000

QUIZZING SCHOLARSHIPS

    Eligibility

  • To be eligible for this scholarship you must have participated in at least 2 years of a Bible Quizzing program at a local church or district level which can be verified by a Quiz coach.
  • You must meet Ambrose admissions requirements
  • Currently, be in high school at the time of application
  • The scholarship is available to new students entering their first year that are enrolled in a program
  • Ambrose honors entrance students participating in Quizzing from various denominations

Deadline: Ongoing

Value: $1,000

LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR OF ALBERTA HISTORIAN AWARD

   Eligibility

  • This scholarship is a $1,500 award to a full-time undergraduate student enrolled in a degree program and who has completed or is currently taking courses in Canada’s and/or Alberta’s history.
  • You must have demonstrated good values of character and leadership roles in academic or community involvement.
  • As a recipient, you are required to be in satisfactory academic standing and prepare a maximum of a 500-word essay.

    How to Apply:

Deadline: October 22

Value: $1,500

CAMP CHAMISALL MATCHING GRANT APPLICATION

   Eligibility

  • As an undergraduate student attending Ambrose University and who has received financial support from Camp Chamisall can have that support matched by Ambrose up to $1,000/academic year. However, this grant is only available for the fall and winter semesters.
  • Click on the link to apply: APPLICATION FORM

Deadline: August 31

Value: $1,000

SOUTHERN ALBERTA BIBLE CAMP MATCHING GRANT APPLICATION

   Eligibility

  • As an undergraduate student attending Ambrose University and who has received financial support from SABC, you can have that support matched by Ambrose up to $1,000/academic year. Nevertheless, this grant is only available for the fall and winter semesters.

Deadline: August 31

Value: $1,000

CAMP HAMATTAN MATCHING GRANT APPLICATION

    Eligibility

  • Every undergraduate student attending Ambrose University who has received financial support from Camp Harmattan can have that support matched by Ambrose up to $1,000/academic year. However, this grant is only available for the fall and winter semesters.

Deadline: August 31

Value: $1,000

 ARDREY (MARGARET) MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Eligibility

  • This scholarship is available to any graduating student who is continuing into a divinity program.
  • Possess an acceptable aptitude for pastoral ministry coupled with demonstrated spiritual leadership;
  • Obtained a CGPA of 3.0
  • Be in seminary, demonstrated leadership aptitude, and be in ministry

Click the link to apply: Continuing Students Scholarship Form

Deadline: February 28

Value: Various

OTHER AMBROSE UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS AND BURSARIES

GARY MCPHERSON LEADERSHIP SCHOLARSHIP

Eligibility

  • An eligible applicant is anyone who has shown outstanding leadership, especially in the area of disability, and/or initiative to improve the lives of other people while attending Ambrose University.

Deadline: February 28

Value: $2,000

DRAPER (WILLIAM) MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Eligibility

  • This scholarship is available to History students.
  • You must have at least 3.5 CGPA to be eligible

Deadline: February 28

Value: $1,000

FUNE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Eligibility

  • The scholarship is offered to students of Vietnamese/Cambodian/Lao/Thai nationality who are Christians and that demonstrate a dedicated and consistent Christian life.

Click the link to access the application at Financial Aid Application Form

Deadline: June 1

Value: $800

JIREH BURSARY

Eligibility

  • You must be a seminary student who has demonstrated a high level of academic excellence and commitment to the Christian community
  • Have a minimum GPA of 2.50
  • The bursary is available to seminary, 2nd year, 3rd year, and international students.

Note: A separate application is required for this scholarship and available each September. Send interest by email to: [email protected]

Deadline: June 1

Value: $3,000 – $2,000

KERR (J & M) MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Eligibility

  • The candidate must have a CGPA of 2.5 score
  • Have a call to ministry.

Visit the link to access the application form: Continuing Students Scholarship Form

Deadline: February 28

Value: $500 – $1,000

LIHAVEN (RITA) CHURCH CHILDREN’S MINISTRY SCHOLARSHIP

Eligibility

  • This scholarship is offered to leaders of children’s ministry in their 3rd or 4th year of an undergraduate program or a student undergraduate of B. Education, who are dedicated to ministry.

Deadline: June 1

Value: $1,000

MOORE (TIM) ATHLETIC BURSARY

Eligibility

  • The intending recipient for this scholarship must be involved with athletics.
  • Have over 2.5 GPA academic score
  • Demonstrate consistent Christian character and conduct expressed through athletics.
  • The recipient choice for this scholarship is to be made by the Director of Athletics

Visit the link to apply: Financial Aid Application Form

Deadline: June 1

Value: $500

THE MUSIC EXCELLENCE AWARD

Eligibility

  • This is available to students, who must be in music final year,
  • Already in a music career;
  • Have at the minimum a 3.0 GPA academic standing;
  • Demonstrate music excellence;
  • Demonstrate Christian character
  • Show strong academic standing in all subjects.

Deadline: February 28

Value: $1,000

NEW CANADIAN BURSARY

Eligibility

  • This bursary is available to students who were privately or government-sponsored refugees, Convention Refugee, who have permanent resident status and who English isn’t their first language
  • This bursary is available to all students including international students.

Click the link to apply: Financial Aid Application Form

Deadline: June 1

Value: $2,500

 

ORVIK MEMORIAL BURSARY

Eligibility

  • This scholarship is available to any new or returning student who is pursuing a vocation with children whether it be in children’s ministry or in the marketplace

Click the link to apply: Financial Aid Application Form

Deadline: June 1

Value: $2,500

PATTERSON (LYNNE) MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Eligibility

  • You must be part of C&MA missions or pastoral, demonstrate spiritual character as it relates to ministry
  • The scholarship is available to both Canadian and international students

Visit the link to apply: Financial Aid Application Form

Deadline: June 1

Value: $2,000

TRABER (JOHN & LIZ) POVERTY STUDIES SCHOLARSHIP

Eligibility

  • To be eligible for the scholarship you must have a GPA of 3.0
  • Be a candidate of M.A Poverty Studies (Community Development minor)

Visit the link to apply: Financial Aid Application Form

Deadline: June 1

Value: $3,000

ALBERTA-NWT COMMAND, THE ROYAL CANADIAN LEGION – BURSARY

  • The award of this bursary is based on financial need and includes any person who is serving or has honorably served in the Canadian Armed Forces, the Commonwealth or its wartime allies or as a regular member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, or as a Peace Officer in a special duty area or on a special duty operation, or who has served in the Merchant Navy or Ferry Command during wartime, and their dependents. This also includes children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren that are in need of financial assistance.

Eligibility

  • You must be able to provide proof of connection to the veteran using documents such as discharge papers, records of service, birth certificates and marriage certificates, or proof of connection to an AB-NWT Command Legion member.

Deadline: June 1

Bursary Value: $1,000

For more on Ambrose University Scholarships, awards and bursaries, details, and application information, please visit the site below: Please contact the Financial Aid office at [email protected] or call (403) 410-2938 to check your eligibility for any of these scholarships or bursaries.