Our Donors

Adrian Van Gaalen

Adrian Van Gaalen

Adrian Van Gaalen, alongside his wife, built a successful farming operation in southern Alberta. His love for the land, respect for creation and the creator, and strong work ethic enhanced his ability to overcome challenges and grow the family farm. He planted the...

Anil and Sheryl Pereira

Anil and Sheryl Pereira

Anil and Sheryl Pereira are graduates from the Faculty of Management at the University of Lethbridge with a passion for entrepreneurship.

Bertha Glass

Bertha Glass

Bruce and Mary Milliken

Bruce and Mary Milliken

Mary and Bruce, have been involved in choirs and voice training since their teen years. Had such scholarship opportunities been available to Bruce, he might have considered a career in music.

Bud and Roberta Bibby

Bud and Roberta Bibby

Bud and Roberta Bibby were both unable to pursue post-secondary education due in large part to the deaths of their fathers at early ages.

Ches Skinner

Ches Skinner

Dr. Ches Skinner served as Dean of the Faculty of Fine Arts from 1999 to 2009.

Clint Dunford

Clint Dunford

Clint Dunford, has made a long lasting impact on the province of Alberta as a volunteer, business professional and in his public life as Minister of Economic Development, Minister of Human Resources and Employment and Minister of Advanced Education and Career...

Family of Florence Ruff

Family of Florence Ruff

The Ruff family are dedicating this award in memory of Florence Ruff who passed away in 1998.

Family of Richard Martin Howell

Family of Richard Martin Howell

This award has been set up by the family of Richard Martin Howell, in memory of Mr. Howell and to acknowledge that many of his descendants have chosen the University of Lethbridge and its management program for their post-secondary education.

Flair Foundation

Flair Foundation

Friends and family of George Evelyn

Friends and family of George Evelyn

George Evelyn has been a long-time faculty member at the University of Lethbridge. Friends and family have established this award in honour of his retirement and the creativity he brought to the community during his career.

Galt School of Nursing Alumni

Galt School of Nursing Alumni

This award was established by Galt School of Nursing Alumni to encourage future nurses in their pursuit of a rewarding career helping others. For nearly 70 years (1910 to 1979), the Galt School of Nursing trained more than 1,100 nurses who played a key role in...

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Imperial Order Daughters of the Empire

IODE was founded in 1900 by Margaret Polson Murray of Montreal who recognized a need for loyal support for Canadians departing to fight with the Empire forces in South Africa. She encouraged the formation of a federation of women to promote patriotism, loyalty and...

In memory Andrea Block

In memory Andrea Block

This award was established through a bequest from Dorothy Lundstad in memory of her mother Andrea Block.

In memory of Anna Elgby

In memory of Anna Elgby

This award is in memory of Anna Elgby, a third year nursing student who lived life with great passion. Anna was the embodiment of what a nurse should be; thoughtful, compassionate and a true humanitarian caring for all those who entered her life.

In memory of Donna Vreeken

In memory of Donna Vreeken

This award is established in memory of Donna Vreeken who passed away suddenly in 1995. Donna was committed to the nursing profession and had a compassion for her patients and a dedication to quality care-giving. She was a devoted mother, wife, sister, daughter and...

In memory of Doug Thompson

In memory of Doug Thompson

This award honours the memory of Doug Thompson who dedicated his life to teaching.

In memory of Jan Tait

In memory of Jan Tait

Jan Tait, with her husband Logan, were the first chairs of the Festival of Art and Song at the University of Lethbridge. Jan’s commitment to fulfilling her duties as chair and promoting this cultural event were epitomized by her unfailing support, even as she...

In memory of Ryan Imbach

In memory of Ryan Imbach

This award was established in 1986 to honour the memory of Ryan Imbach who passed away in October 1985 at the age of 7.

Kathy Pierzchala

Kathy Pierzchala

Kathy Pierzchala, retired nurse and long-time Lethbridge resident, established this bursary to encourage students to pursue the rewarding profession of nursing.

Kevin and Kathy Nugent

Kevin and Kathy Nugent

This award is established by Kevin and Kathy Nugent and their family in order to support Aboriginal students in achieving their educational goals.

Lloyd Simpson and Robert Simpson

Lloyd Simpson and Robert Simpson

Lloyd Simpson was born in Cardston and Robert Simpson was born in Boundary Creek in the mid 1920’s. The Simpson Markinch Ranch has been in operation in southern Alberta since about 1913.

Mark Bellamy

Mark Bellamy

Established by Mark Bellamy, a U of L Engineering Transfer Program graduate and dedicated supporter of the University.

Mary Agnes Crow

Mary Agnes Crow

This award was bequeathed to the University of Lethbridge by Mary Agnes Crow who passed away in 1979. She directed that a scholarship be given to a graduate of the Barons Consolidated High School who exemplifies the qualities of scholarship, sound moral character and...

Mike and Linda Shaikh

Mike and Linda Shaikh

Neil and Beverly Holmes

Neil and Beverly Holmes

Dr. Neil D. Holmes was the first chairman of the board of Governors of the University of Lethbridge. When he passed away in 1989, his wife Mrs. Bev Holmes, wished to establish this award in his honour.

Oliver Collumbell Kelly

Oliver Collumbell Kelly

Oliver and Gladis Kelly farmed 13 miles northeast of Claresholm from the early 1920’s until Mr. Kelly’s reitrement. Subsequently, the couple lived in Claresholm until Mr. Kelly’s death in 1974 at age 88, and Mrs. Kelly’s death April 19, 1984 at age 86. Oliver Kelly...

Patrick Forrest

Patrick Forrest

This award was established through a personal gift from Mr. Patrick Forrest. Patrick is a graduate of the University of Lethbridge and a committed advocate and volunteer for the University.

Pratt & Whitney Canada Inc.

Pratt & Whitney Canada Inc.

Pratt & Whitney Canada Inc. is dedicated to promoting engineering excellence in Southern Alberta.

Roloff Beny

Roloff Beny Foundation

Roloff Beny, photographer, painter and designer, has long been famous for his photography as reflected in his beautiful books which include To Everything There Is A Season, his portrait of Canada. He was born in Alberta. The University of Lethbridge awarded him an...