The Peter Elzinga Family Foundation was established for the purpose of awarding Educational Scholarships which are intended to promote the advancement of education and to provide an incentive and means for anyone to continue learning.

Scholarships are available to residents of Alberta who are currently students and continueing their education and to those residents who are returning to school to further their education.

Awards are granted based on financial need, community involvement, and leadership skills with the intent to encourage the pursuit of further education.

In 2022, Peter Elzinga Family Foundation Board of Director’s decided to turn the management and awarding of funds over to the Edmonton Community Foundation. As of January 2023, applications can be submitted through Hilltop Awards and Bursaries.  See link below if you wish to apply for an award from the Peter Elzinga Family Endowment Fund.

As of January 2023 the Edmonton Community Foundation will administer the distribution of funds.

You can apply for a scholarship via the Edmonton Community Foundation web site. Please refer to the Scholarship Page for Criteria and Conditions.