We’re extremely proud of the events that we host with and for our community. Whether we’re hosting a school group or going full-on purple in March for epilepsy awareness, we’re confident you’ll enjoy spending a bit of time with us.

Purple Day 

Each March we advocate for epilepsy awareness through community outreach and various events; whether you want to learn more about epilepsy, help our cause, or even if you just love the colour purple, we invite you to learn more and join us.

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Scotiabank Marathon Charity Challenge

The Marching Penguins (Team Epilepsy) will be participating again this year in the Scotiabank Marathon Charity Challenge on May 31, 2020. We’re looking forward to fielding another great team.

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EAC’s 65th Anniversary

On December 5, 2020 Epilepsy Association of Calgary starts its 65th year. Stay tuned for upcoming news about how we’ll be celebrating our birthday year.

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EAC's 65th Anniversary

We’re celebrating! On December 5th, 2020, we turn 65!

Purple Day: March 26

Every March, through community outreach and various events, the Epilepsy Association of Calgary tries to raise awareness of epilepsy. Join us this year, next year and every year and help learn and spread the facts about epilepsy.

The Epilepsy Association of Calgary Memorial Scholarship

The Epilepsy Association of Calgary is pleased to offer a scholarship fund to help those whose lives are affected by epilepsy to further their educational goals and career aspirations. The award is made annually in June and announced at the Association’s Annual General Meeting to which the recipient is invited and encouraged to attend. The value of the scholarship is $1,000 with payment made upon confirmation of enrollment in any field of study within an accredited post-secondary program and institution. Candidates must be at least 17 years of age in order to qualify for the scholarship. Deadline for applications is May 15th annually.