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Bruce Leitl Composition Award

By | March 9, 2023

This scholarship was established in 2010 to honour Bruce Leitl’s contribution to the local and national music production industry. He wrote scores for television commercials and films and produced recordings for some of Canada’s leading musicians. We are surrounded by soundtracks – in movies, TV shows, video games and commercials – and someone wrote them.  Continue Reading »

Marjorie Taylor Memorial Scholarship

By | March 9, 2023

The Bow Valley Music Club is a not-for-profit society providing an annual series of live musical concerts primarily in the folk music style.  Marjorie Taylor was a founding member and hard-working active volunteer for the Club until her passing in 1999. The members of the Bow Valley Music Club are very proud to offer this  Continue Reading »

Viscount Bennett Band Parents Bursary

By | March 9, 2023

In 1984 the Viscount Bennett Band Parents Association established a Scholarship fund to encourage talented, deserving students, currently enrolled in a Grade 11 Band program, the opportunity and incentive to continue their studies in the Grade 12 band program. This award is intended to assist students who might otherwise be unable to continue in the  Continue Reading »

Greta Marofke Kids Affected by Cancer Memorial Scholarship

By | February 28, 2020

This award was established to commemorate Greta Paige Marofke, daughter and granddaughter of two generations of William Aberhart alumni, who passed away in 2017 at the age of 3. The story of Greta’s two year struggle with a rare form of liver cancer brought together people from all over the world in a united effort  Continue Reading »

Western Canada Music Camp/Tour Bursary

By | February 27, 2018

Donor Pay It Forward Fund Where Tenable Western Canada High School Available To Music students participating in Choir or Band Value $300 Number Up to two annually Description At the discretion of the Western Canada High principal, up to two bursaries of $300 each to offset the costs of a music camp or tour for  Continue Reading »

George Morley Memorial Scholarship

By | February 27, 2018

This award was established in 2004 by Mrs. Yvonne Morley and her family. It was created in memory of Mr. George Morley, a long-time volunteer within the CBE schools and with YouthInkIT for over 10 years. George was a Canadian history buff, a founding president of the Canadian Aviation Historical society, founder and publisher of  Continue Reading »

Keith Yu Memorial Scholarship In Choral Music

By | February 23, 2018

This award was established in memory of Keith Yu, a graduate of Western Canada High School. The award was established to assist students pursuing post-secondary education in the field of choral music. Donor Kin and Eva Yu Where Tenable Western Canada High School Field of Study Choral Music Value Minimum $500 Number One Eligibility Open  Continue Reading »

Durkie Arts Award

By | February 23, 2018

The Durkie Family Foundation was established by Jacqueline Durkie. She taught for many years at Crescent Heights High School and wants to help students there go on to post‐secondary education. Donor Durkie Family Foundation Where Tenable Crescent Heights High School Field of Study Unrestricted Value $1,000 Number One Eligibility Open to students registered in grade  Continue Reading »

Aaron, Harben Vocal Music Prize

By | February 23, 2018

The Aaron, Harben Vocal Music Prize fund was endowed to celebrate the long term relationship between the Aaron and Harben families on the occasion of the 80th birthday of Mr. Harben. Donor Aaron and Harben families Where Tenable Western Canada High School, Calgary Board of Education Value $600 Number One Eligibility Open to students completing grade  Continue Reading »

Steven Irving Memorial Music Scholarship

By | February 23, 2018

The Steven Irving Memorial Music Scholarship is dedicated to the memory of Steven Irving, a gifted musician who attended Bowness Senior High School between 1993 and 1996.  His love for and appreciation of all types of music was demonstrated by his involvement in the Bowness Concert and Jazz Bands, where he played saxophone and keyboard.  Continue Reading »