Kennedy Scholars Academic Excellence Scholarship (Outside of Calgary)

Award value

$25,000 (Renewable)

Number of awards


Competition to apply for

High School Prestige


The Kennedy Family

Leadership at the intersection of Science and Business.

Award description

  • Offered annually to an undergraduate student entering first year in the Faculty of Science majoring in Computer Science.

    Renewable in second, third and fourth year at the University of Calgary, provided the student maintains enrolment in the Faculty of Science Computer Science program, and achieves a minimum GPA of 3.20 over a minimum of 30.00 units in the previous fall and winter terms.
  • Exceptional academic merit and promise
  • Demonstrated commitment to entrepreneurial thinking, innovation or technology development and leadership qualities
  • Canadian citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Permanent home address and high school from which recipient will graduate must be at least 100 kilometres outside Calgary city centre.

Required criteria

Student type: Undergraduate

Citizenship/residency: Domestic

Faculty: Science

Major: CPSC

Year entering: 1st

Award information

Type of award: Scholarship

Internal/external/government: Internal