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 Memorial Scholarship in Physics

ValueApproximately $20,000
EligibilityDr. 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.

Open to outstanding graduate students and applicants to graduate programs in the Department of Physics and Engineering Physics. All other merits being equal, preference will be given to candidates whose research involves spectroscopy.
ApplyFor more information on eligibility requirements, application procedures, and deadlines, contact the Department of Physics & Engineering Physics at the number given below.

Department of Physics & Engineering Physics
University of Saskatchewan
116 Science Place, Rm 163
Saskatoon, SK S7N 5E2
Phone: (306) 966-6393
Fax: (306) 966-6400
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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.