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. Rui Feng Graduate Studies Award

Value$15,000 (approximately)
EligibilityOpen to graduate students in the Social Sciences and Humanities. Preference will be given to students with a research focus on natural resources.

Selection will be based on academic achievement (minimum 80% GPA) and published work.

A minimum of two publications in a peer reviewed academic journal, magazine, collection or monograph is required.
ApplyApplication package:
Apply online. You will need to include the following:
  • CV
  • an outline (no more than 500 words) of your proposed research program
  • a letter of recommendation from an individual familiar with your academic work; preferably, the letter should be written by your supervisor
  • photocopies of your official transcripts from the last degree you complete. If your degree was from the University of Saskatchewan, you can provide unofficial transcripts.
If you have any questions, please contact us at
DeadlineMonday, August 22, 2022 at 4:30pm CST

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.