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Sandra Jeffrey Memorial Scholarship

By | March 8, 2024

For 34 years, Sandra taught elementary children at five Calgary Board of Education schools and was a Learning Leader at two of them. She loved teaching and cared deeply for her students. Sandra was particularly focused on teaching methods designed to strengthen her students’ reading ability. Sandra’s commitment to the education of students continued long  Continue Reading »

Carol Lee Bellam Legacy Award

By | February 29, 2024

Established in memory of Carol Lee Bellam, this memorial scholarship is offered to students of William Roper Hull School. Carol Lee was a passionate educator in her career with the Calgary Board of Education. She was fundamental to the growth of French Immersion education in the CBE from the early 1980s, first as a teacher  Continue Reading »

Bilanes-Martinez Memorial Scholarship

By | November 6, 2023

Eduardo Bilanes lived a long life with selflessness in one hand and compassion in the other, always caring for those around him first. Eduardo-Jose Martinez carried happiness and positivity wherever he went, lending a helping hand while bringing a smile to your face. Both Eduardos were diagnosed with cancer, and in 2022, peacefully passed away  Continue Reading »

Calgary Flames Foundation Community Involvement Scholarship

By | March 9, 2023

This scholarship was established by the Calgary Flames Foundation to recognize well-rounded students who exemplify leadership and volunteerism in their community. Donor The Calgary Flames Foundation on behalf of Jennifer and Steve Major (from proceeds of the Calgary Flames Ambassadors’ Charity Poker Tournament) Where Tenable Calgary Board of Education and Calgary Catholic School District (City  Continue Reading »

EducationMatters Future Leaders Award

By | March 9, 2023

Inspired by the Results crafted by the CBE Trustees, this award was established by EducationMatters in 2006 in honour of the CBE Distinguished Alumni Award recipients. Adhering to the principles that we can all be leaders and that learning experiences empower students to lead the way in their schools, their communities and the world around  Continue Reading »

Marguerite Patricia P. Bannister Memorial Degree Awards at the Calgary Foundation

By | March 9, 2023

The Calgary Foundation has a long history of community involvement and supporting education in Calgary. These student awards were established in 2010 in memory of Marguerite Patricia P. Bannister. The awards are intended to support a child in a single parent family pursing post-secondary education at the University of Calgary. Donor Marguerite Patricia P. Bannister  Continue Reading »

William Keir Macgougan Memorial Bursary

By | March 9, 2023

Dr. and Mrs. MacGougan established the William Keir MacGougan Memorial Bursary in 1963 in memory of William Keir MacGougan. The purpose of the bursary is to provide an incentive to boys who might otherwise be discouraged by reason of financial need to pursue post-secondary education. Donor Dr. and Mrs. MacGougan Where Tenable Calgary Board of  Continue Reading »

Richard R. and Linda A. Singleton Education Fund Award

By | March 9, 2023

The Richard R. and Linda A. Singleton Education Fund Award was established to provide financial assistance for well-rounded students involved in many and diverse aspects of the school and/or community and who require financial assistance to undertake post-secondary studies. Donor Richard R. and Linda A. Singleton Education Fund at Calgary Foundation Where tenable Calgary Board  Continue Reading »

Ivy & Len Freeston Award

By | March 9, 2023

This scholarship was established in 2006 in tribute to Len and Ivy Freeston’s deep love of the arts and each other. Endowed by their son and daughter-in-law, it is intended to provide a graduating high school student the opportunity to pursue post-secondary education for a career in the arts. By fostering future artists and those  Continue Reading »

Skipping Stone Foundation Trans Community Award

By | March 9, 2023

“The Skipping Stone Foundation supports and empowers trans and gender diverse youth and their families by providing low-barrier access to social and community, mental health and medical services. Our name originates from the idea that positive actions have a profound and far reaching impact like water ripples away from a skipping stone. In recognizing those  Continue Reading »