Use the form below to search among over 1000 scholarships and bursaries. There are two major deadlines to keep in mind:
October 1st is the deadline to apply for most bursaries offered by the university. Bursaries are usually given to students in financial need, though some bursaries may have additional criteria. Recipients will be notified by early February.
Struggling to pay for university? Consider applying for bursaries.
June 1st is the deadline for a large number of scholarships on campus. Scholarships are normally granted for academic achievement or leadership experiences. Recipients will be notified by the first day of classes.
Did you do well in your classes? Consider applying for scholarships.
In addition to the major awards above, departments, colleges, and donors from outside the university offer awards throughout the year. Use the form below to find specific awards.
Search for Awards
|Canadian Association of Journalists Student Award of Excellence||February 24|
|Nasser Family Gold Medals Awards in Leadership and Innovation||May 15||$1,000|
|Azazie Scholarship||May 31||$1,000|
|Doukhobor Scholarship||May 31||$750|
|The RBC Capital Markets Diversity Scholarship||May 31||$5,000 during the applicant's third year of studies. Scholarship recipients will also receive an offer of employment for a summer analyst position at RBC Capital Markets in our Toronto or New York office (1 position available). Recipients will be paired with a senior professional from RBC Capital Markets, who will serve as a contact and mentor.|
|The RBC Capital Markets Scholarship for Women||May 31||$5,000 during the applicant's third year of studies. Scholarship recipients will also receive an offer of employment for a summer analyst position at RBC Capital Markets in our Toronto or New York office (1 position available). Recipients will be paired with a senior professional from RBC Capital Markets, who will serve as a contact and mentor.|
|U of S Hong Kong Alumni Centennial Scholarship||June 1||$5,512.39|
|Fessenden-Trott Scholarship Program||June 15||Tenable for up to three consecutive years or until first bachelor's degree is obtained.|
|Aboriginal Students with Dependent Children Bursary||October 31||Varies|
|Canadian Northern Studies Trust (CNST) Awards||Varies|
|ConocoPhillips Canada Centennial Scholarship Program||$10,000|
|Saskatchewan Youth from Care Bursary||This award is open until June 1.||$20,000
The value of each award will be up to $20,000 and which will comprise the following:
Receiving your award
Information on payment of awards, award limits, and deferral of awards.
There are awards available specifically for new or graduate students:
You could also be eligible to apply for a variety of external awards, which are offered by agencies, governments or other organizations outside the University of Saskatchewan.
Students taking U of S classes at off-campus sites may also apply for academic awards provided by their local Regional College. Many of Saskatchewan's Regional Colleges award over $50,000 annually to their students.
- Cumberland College
- Great Plains College
- North West College
- Northlands College
- Parkland College
- St. Peter's College
Students registered in full-time study at the University of Saskatchewan Prince Albert site qualify for U of S awards and scholarships.