What is it?: This scholarshi[ was named in honour after Alexander Rutherford, a man who had the distinction of being Alberta’s first Premier and Minister of Education, he was known for his strong support of public education, particularly the U of A and his active involvement in community affairs.
What’s it’s purpose?: to recognize and award academic achievement of senior high school students and encourage them to pursue post-secondary studies.
What’s it’s value?: $2,500
How do you make yourself eligible?: Apply once your high school transcript marks are available and when you are enrolled in full-time post-secondary studies.