The Clay Riddell Community
Hero Scholarship

The Clay Riddell Community Hero Scholarship was created in 2019 to honour youth who exemplify all of the traits that Mr. Riddell lived by – leadership, integrity and generosity. The award will be given annually to up to two deserving youth heroes that are connected with a participating Shaw Birdies for Kids presented by AltaLink charity.

Up to two $7,500 post-secondary scholarships available for any college or university degree, applied directly to tuition.

The Clay Riddell Community Hero Scholarship supports students entering post-secondary within four years of receiving the scholarship.

The applicant must: 
  • Be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident
  • Be connected with a participating 2021 Shaw Birdies for Kids presented by AltaLink charity.
  • Demonstrate community involvement, exemplify each of the traits of leadership, integrity and generosity
  • Be entering their first year of full time post-secondary studies within four years of receiving the scholarship.  
  • Provide a reference letter from a representative of a participating 2021 Shaw Birdies for Kids presented by Altalink charity.
  • Be in good academic standing for acceptance into a post-secondary program 
Applications accepted February 1 – July 15, 2021.