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

Featured Awards

Name Deadline Value
Yes2Me Scholarships July 31 $1,000
3M National Student Fellowship September 15 Varies
Dr. George Falk Memorial Bursary September 30 $500
Lenore Bailey Memorial Bursary September 30 $500
Engineering Undergraduate Experiential Learning Fund October 1 $2,000
Evelyn McLachlan Bligh Bursary in Mathematics October 1 $1,000
Ritenburg Family Foundation Bursary in Engineering October 1 $3,500 a year for up to four years.
Stan Nakrayko Engineering Extracurricular Student Group Project Support Fund October 1 Up to $8,000
Hannon Scholarships (Theology) October 15 $3,000
Indigenous Students with Dependent Children Bursary November 1 Varies
Canadian Northern Studies Trust (CNST) Awards Varies
SaskBarley Scholarship June 30 (applications open April 31).

Successful recipients will be notified by August 30.
The PhD/ graduate level award is valued at $5,000 a year, and the undergraduate level award is valued at $2,000 a year. Both awards are for one year but can be renewed.
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:
  • Regular Session (Fall and Winter terms) tuition and student fees
  • Required books
  • Residence and meal plan
  • Laptop bundle
  • Cash stipend for personal needs ($125/month for 8 months)

Applying and eligibility

Access frequently used application forms and view eligibility criteria for university awards.  View information on how to access application forms in PAWS.

Receiving your award

Information on payment of awards, award limits, and deferral of awards.

More 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.