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2018 Applications are now closed. Thank you for your applications. We will be announcing our scholarship recipients in July 2018.


The Edmonton Oilers Alumni Association Presents

The 2018 Al Hamilton Scholarship Award

  • Value: $2,000 per year for a maximum of four years ($8,000)
  • Application Open: April 3, 2018
  • Closing Deadline: May 31, 2018

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.


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 2018 Application is now CLOSED.

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 up to two (2) additional letters of recommendation.

Applications must be submitted online by Thursday, May 31, 2018

For Questions regarding the Scholarship please contact:

Barrie Stafford
Oilers Entertainment Group - Alumni Relations


The winning candidates will be announced in July 2018.