Financial Aid


Helping you reach your goals

The following is a list of financial support offered by AHS or partners of AHS. It is important to note AHS is not responsible for all funds and/or grants listed and cannot always assist with residual costs associated with these opportunities. Current AHS employees are encouraged to search for additional professional development funding opportunities on the AHS internal website.

Please follow the application processes outlined for each independent fund, or contact the fund administrators for more information.


Belcourt Brousseau Metis Awards

Helping Metis Albertans realize self-sufficiency through post-secondary education and skills development.

Canada Student Loan Forgiveness for Family Doctors and Nurses

The Government of Canada offers Student Loan forgiveness to eligible family doctors, residents in family medicine, nurse practitioners, and nurses who work in rural or remote communities.

Fredrickson-McGregor Education Foundation for Licensed Practical Nurses

This non-profit organization raises, manages and distributes educational grants, awards and bursaries to members of the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA) to enhance their nursing knowledge, skills and ability, and to honor their achievements.

North Zone

AHS & Northern Alberta Development Bursary Partnership Program

An opportunity to discover what Alberta's north has to offer.

Northern Alberta Development Health Care Practicum Funding

Limitless opportunities and huge adventure await those who have what it takes to live in northern Alberta.

Grande Prairie Regional Hospital Foundation

Scholarships and bursaries offered to students engaged in fields of study related to orthopaedic nursing, surgical specialization and other health related occupations.

Star of LIFE Scholarship

An opportunity for those in Grande Prairie and northwestern Alberta to realize their dreams of working in EMS.

Central Zone

Red Deer Regional Health Foundation

Offering learning opportunities for the Red Deer Region's residents to further their education in the health care profession.

Wainwright & District Community Health Foundation - Dr. White Bursary

For those students living within the boundaries of the Municipal District of Wainwright #61 who are pursuing post secondary education in the health field.

South Zone

Bow Island & District Health Foundation

Assisting applicants in their quest for higher learning at a recognized post secondary institution or upgrading with continuing education in a health care profession.