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The Edmonton Oilers Alumni Association Presents

The 2019 Al Hamilton Scholarship Award

  • Value: $2,000 per year for a maximum of four years ($8,000)
  • Application Open: April 2, 2019
  • Closing Deadline: May 31, 2019

The Al Hamilton Scholarship is awarded annually to a student from the Greater Edmonton area for excellence in academics, athletics and community service. One scholarship is available each year to a student entering their first year of post-secondary education. This year, there are two scholarships available for two deserving students. The value of each scholarship is $2,000 per school year to a maximum of four (4) years, equating to $8,000.

To read about the 2018 Al Hamilton Scholarship recipients, please click HERE


Candidates must:

  • Demonstrate outstanding academic achievement.
  • Demonstrate achievement in organized sports at a competitive level.
  • Demonstrate community leadership and involvement.

Candidates must also be residents of Alberta who are graduating from a secondary institute in Alberta in 2018.

For complete eligibility guidelines, please see the application.

How to Apply

The 2019 Application is now open. Please complete the application below:

Candidates must also include their most recent report card, a short, 500-word essay on why they believe they deserve the Al Hamilton Scholarship Award, plus at least two letters of recommendation: one outlining the candidate's athletic contributions and a second outlining their community involvement.

Candidates may also include one additional personal reference letter.

Applications must be submitted online by Friday, May 31, 2019.

For Questions regarding the Scholarship please contact:

Alumni Relations
Oilers Entertainment Group