The Al Hamilton Scholarship is awarded annually to a student from Northern Alberta 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.
Candidates must also be residents of Alberta who have graduated from a secondary institute in Northern Alberta in the past two years or be on schedule to graduate in 2015. Candidates' financial need will also be taken into consideration when selecting a recipient.
To apply, candidates must fill out the application found.
Candidates must also include their most recent report card, a short, 500-word essay on why they believe they deserve the Al Hamilton Scholarship, as well as at least two letters of recommendation: one outlining the candidate's athletic contributions and a second outlining their community involvement.
Candidates may also include up to two (2) additional letters of recommendation.
Applications should be postmarked on or before May 27, 2016 and sent to:
Edmonton Oilers Alumni Association
Attn: Kevin Radomski
11230 - 110 St.
The winning candidate will be announced in August 2016.