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.

Dr. Gerhard Herzberg Thesis Acceleration Award

EligibilityMust be a senior Ph.D. student with an outstanding record of academic performance and research achievement.

This award is equivalent to the teaching assistantship & devolved scholarship portions of a student’s stipend and is paid out over a period of up to 12 months. Payments are initiated on Sept 1, Jan 1, or an alternate date at the discretion of the Department Head. The award is in addition to the research stipend.
DonorDr. Herzberg, Nobel Laureate in Chemistry (1971), was a faculty member in the Department of Physics, 1935 - 1945. This scholarship arises from the Herzberg Fund, established with funds donated by Dr. Herzberg, the Herzberg family, Dr. G. Russel Walker, and by friends and colleagues of Dr. Herzberg.
ApplyFor more information on eligibility requirements, application procedures, and deadlines, contact the Department of Chemistry at the number given below.

Department of Chemistry
University of Saskatchewan
110 Science Place
Saskatoon, SK S7N 5C9 Canada
Phone: 306-966-4655
Fax: 306-966-4730

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.