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.

University of Saskatchewan Graduate Research Assistantships

Number offeredVaries
EligibilityGraduate Research Assistantships (GRA) are offered to University of Saskatchewan graduate students by faculty members holding research grants and contracts. They entail a collaborative relationship in a particular field of research.

Students must be fully-qualified, full-time students with training and knowledge in the field of research and an interest in pursuing some aspect of it for the research component of their graduate program.
ApplyGRA awards are allocated by grant holders in consultation with departments and colleges in which graduate programs are offered. New and continuing students should obtain information on research interests of faculty members and should inform the relevant faculty member in writing as early as possible of their interest in undertaking research with them, providing full information and documentation on their experience to date in the field.

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.