This award was established in 1982 through the Alberta Child Reach Society in memory of Doris Donald. The purpose of the award is to assist students who could not afford class fees and/or materials without financial help.


Endowed by the family and friends of Doris Donald

Where Tenable

Calgary Board of Education

Field of Study

Music, Art, Drama and Dance






Open to students registered in grades 10, 11 and 12 who are completing the requirements of a high school diploma. Applicants must have demonstrated artistic ability and a desire to develop these skills and demonstrated financial need.

Applicants must submit an original or copy of a creative work or an original essay of approximately 500 words outlining the area of fine arts they are pursuing.


Online application available at Applicants should check with their guidance office for more information and are encouraged to discuss their application with the Scholarship Coordinator at their high school.

Selection & Payment

Recipients are selected in August. Payment of award will be made directly to student.


May 30