The following organizations offer scholarships and awards to students in the BHRM program:
James P. Hansen Tourism Bursary
The Alberta Hotel and Lodging Association offers eight bursaries of $5000 each to outstanding students entering 4th year of the BHRM program. The award is based on academic merit and financial need. Preference is given to students who have demonstrated a commitment to the hospitality and tourism industry through work or volunteer activities. Offered annually. Submit online application by August 1, unless otherwise stated.
Calgary Hotel Association Bursary
The Calgary Hotel Association offers bursaries valued at $6250 to two outstanding students entering their fourth year of the BHRM program. The award is based on academic merit and financial need. Offered annually. Submit online application by August 1, unless otherwise stated.
Indspire's Post-Secondary Education award is designed to encourage Aboriginal students to stay in school and pursue advanced education. In 2012-2013, Indspire's Post-Secondary Education program gave $1,922,521 to 1499 students, including over $90,000 to University of Calgary students.
Travel and Tourism Research Association
The Gordon Taylor Future Researchers award offers a $1000 cash award from Western Management Consultants, complimentary TTRA-Canada conference registration and accomodation, and up to $1000 towards travel from TTRA Canada.
Tourism Cares offers scholarships ranging from $1000 to $4000 to tourism, travel, and hospitality students in North America.