Two awards of $1000.00 each have been awarded to date.  This award is given to a BEd student following the practicum in year 3 who is nominated by his/her Practicum Advisor and has a 3.0 Grade Point Average. CRTA hopes to create an Endowment Fund at Mount Royal University.

How to Give to develop the Mount Royal University Endowment Fund

  • Give online – Your donation can be directed to the Calgary Retired Teachers' Association Award and a tax receipt will be sent to you via mail. Please visit On the left hand side of the page, click on the Donate Online button (blue) and complete the online form. Please note that our site requires the use of pop-ups and cookies, please adjust your software and browser to allow pop-up and cookie settings.

    Once that page is completed, click next. This will take you to a new page titled Gifting Information. From the dropdown menu, select Annual Campaign - Calgary Retired Teachers’ Association Award. Then follow the remaining instructions to make your donation.

    By phone 403.440.7700 or Frances Guarin, 403.440.7758

    By cheque – Please send your donations along with the donation pledge form to:

    Mount Royal University Foundation

    4825 Mount Royal Gate SW

    Calgary, Alberta T3E 6K6

Funds not used to create the endowment fund will be channelled to yearly awards in the event we do not collect enough donations to create an endowment fund.