Grants | Bursaries
The Royal Alberta College, Office of the Registrar is proud to provide ALL students with an opportunity to apply for an educational grant.
Grants have been bestowed in the names of individuals that have made significant contributions in academia, community, leadership, cultural awareness, business, sports and politics and have had a significant relationship with the leaders of the school. Grants are awarded through the recommendation of the Office of Registrar, Volunteers, and The Board of Governors. Grants are in the range between $500 – Full Cost of a program, per person, per year and are provided directly towards fees and tuition for education.
Gerald Cody Hodgson (1974 - 2019)
Mr. Hodgson was the first Indigenous Person to be appointed to the River Cree Casino as a Director of Security Operations. Under Paragon Gaming he managed and secured a portfolio valued to be within the excess of a billion dollars in assets and revenues. Shortly after, he was elected serve on Band Council, serving on many committees including, yet not limited to Business and Economic Development, securing many of the vital pathways for Enoch Cree Nation for their pathway for economic independence. After his departure from political life, he continued his entrepreneur skills gaining the operating license for the Enoch Cree Nation Bottle Depot, and his security company Gecko and led Indigenous Rights & Advocacy and became a senior leader in Indigenous Relations for Atco Group of Companies.