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DBA student takes leadership role on diversity in Alberta health system

Without an Entrance Award, Nathan Banda says he might never have pursued his Doctor of Business Administration at Royal Roads

Serious fun in the transportation business

“For me, it was a big deal.” Nygaard-Petersen was the recipient of a doctoral Entrance Award of $10,000 per year for each of the first two years of her program and says it was life-changing.

How a Royal Roads donor fund can help students when “Life Happens”

Alumni-funded Life Happens Bursary provides financial help for students facing unexpected challenges.

“My dreams were not too big”: Entrance Award makes a difference

Royal Roads Master of Arts in Leadership graduate Odion Welch says Entrance Award made huge difference in her educational journey

Royal Roads entrance award was ‘life-changing’ for grad Jan van Vianen

COVID derailed Jan van Vianen’s plan to save for his RRU BAPC education. A Royal Roads entrance award put him back on track.

“Let the music out” says Archer on donating to Royal Roads

When Bill Archer applied for the RRU MBA in Executive Management, he didn’t realize that one day he would be leading the classes he was taking.

“I should be dead and I’m alive.” Why Beckerman gives to RRU

Retired architect Andrew Beckerman is known for his philanthropy. Now, Royal Roads students will benefit from his generosity.