Program Information

Welcome to the Sobeys Inc. & Empire Scholarship Program online application form. This application form is accessible on all desktop and laptop computers, as well as tablets and smartphones.
The Sobeys Inc. & Empire Scholarship Program is open to employees who currently work at any corporate location or are employed by a franchisee or affiliate, and meet the following criteria:

  • Have worked without breaks in service for a minimum of six (6) months or 500 hours as of April 30th each year  *This information will be validated.
  • Have obtained, or are in the process of obtaining, a high school diploma, or are registered as a full-time student at a Canadian college/university with an academic achievement of 70% or above in their last semester

Applications will be accepted from March 22nd to May 30th.
There are four sections to this application form:
1.  General Information
2.  Employment Information
3.  Education Information
4.  All About You (Career Goals, Volunteer Experience, Extra-Curricular Activities, Company Values)
This application form should take around 20 minutes to complete, and requires you to upload two electronic files:  

  • A copy of an unofficial transcript from the most recent completed semester (high school or college/university) 
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we understand that obtaining academic records may be difficult at this time.  As a result, Sobeys is modifying this year’s application process.  While official transcripts are not required, applicants are still required to provide proof of grades by submitting unofficial transcripts or report cards.
  • A copy of a letter confirming acceptance/enrollment from a post-secondary institution for the upcoming school year
Please ensure that you have all required information and documents ready before beginning the application form.  Applications with incomplete information will not be considered.

Sobeys is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities and will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of the application process.
Should you require accommodation or for more information on the Sobeys Inc & Empire Scholarship Program, please contact your Manager or HR Representative, or email questions to
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