Graduate awards

The Graduate Awards Database lists all award opportunities the CGPS oversees. In addition, departments, colleges, and donors from outside the university offer awards throughout the year. Use the form below to find specific awards.

Each entry provides information about the funding opportunity - eligibility criteria, the application deadline and instructions for how to apply. Search by keywords (e.g., Indigenous, SSHRC etc.) to find opportunities. Most awards are open to both international and domestic students.

In addition to these awards, the University supports graduate students through teaching, research, and service fellowships and assistanceships. For these, contact your graduate chair or graduate administrator for details.

Scott Truitt Memorial Book Prize


Book prize based on financial resources available.


Open to graduate students in the first year of a Master of Arts degree program in the Department of English.

Selection is based on the merits of an essay.

DonorThe Department of English, in memory of Scott Truitt, a first-year M.A. Graduate Teaching Fellow, who died suddenly on campus on March 2, 1998.

Submit a graduate class essay from term-one of the current academic session to

For more information, contact student Awards with the Administration Support Group in the College of Arts & Science at

Deadline January 15.

DeadlineJanuary 15

Other awards websites

The above search form only contains awards available to graduate students at the University of Saskatchewan. See below if you are looking for undergraduate awards or those offered by external agencies.