Roger Soderstrom Scholarship

Alberta Culture


Grant amount: Up to C $10,000

Next anticipated deadline: Feb 1, 2019

Later anticipated deadlines: Oct 1, 2019

Applicant type: Graduate Student

Funding uses: Research

Location of project: Canada

Location of residency: Canada

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Overview:

To assist the advancement of historic preservation, the Foundation established the Roger Soderstrom Scholarship in 1980. This scholarship honours the late Roger Soderstrom’s work and career with the Government of Alberta, encouraging preservation and interpretation of Alberta’s heritage.

Born in Camrose on March 1, 1932, Roger William Soderstrom built a career with the Government of Alberta, encouraging the preservation and interpretation of Alberta’s heritage. Following his death in a 1980 traffic accident, the Foundation established this scholarship in his honour to help advance historic preservation in Alberta by assisting student research.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • The applicant must be a permanent Alberta resident enrolled in a graduate or extended study program with proposed research at that level in the fields of:
    • Architectural preservation
    • Urban or area planning and conservation
    • Historic resource management
    • Archaeology
    • History
    • Palaeontology