Alumni Engagement

Rebel Generation Award

Are you keeping the Rebel tradition alive in your family? Red River College Polytechnic’s Rebel Generation Award is available to students who are enrolled in a full-time program at RRC Polytech and whose parent/guardian is a graduate of Red River College Polytechnic. Two $1,000 awards (one in the fall and one in the spring) are available each year. Previous recipients are NOT eligible to apply.


  • Enrolled in a full-time program of study
  • Proof of parent/guardian’s attendance at RRC Polytech, including first and last name, program name and year of graduation, and supporting documentation (e.g. certificate/diploma/degree, student ID, transcript).

Selection criteria

To be considered for this award, applications must include the following:

  • Two reference letters from individuals attesting to your community and/or school involvement and your leadership experience
  • One personal essay or formal letter describing:
    • Why you chose Red River College Polytechnic for post-secondary education
    • How will your community/school involvement and leadership experience help you reach your career goals
    • How this award will make a difference in your life

Important: Application deadlines are November 30 (fall award) and April 30 (spring award).

Applications can be dropped off or sent directly to RRC Polytech’s Student Awards Office at the addresses below.

Red River College Polytechnic Student Awards Offices
D101-2055 Notre Dame Ave.
Winnipeg, MB  R3H 0J9
P: 204-632-2327
F: 204-697-0584

P104-160 Princess St.
Winnipeg, MB  R3B 1K9
P: 204-632-2327
F: 204-697-0584

RRC Polytech campuses are located on the lands of Anishinaabe, Ininiwak, Anishininew, Dakota, and Dené, and the National Homeland of the Red River Métis.

We recognize and honour Treaty 3 Territory Shoal Lake 40 First Nation, the source of Winnipeg’s clean drinking water. In addition, we acknowledge Treaty Territories which provide us with access to electricity we use in both our personal and professional lives.

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