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
|Nasser Family Gold Medals Awards in Leadership and Innovation||May 15||$1,000|
|Paul Stothart Memorial Scholarship in Mineral Economics||May 15||$3,500|
|Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW) Saskatoon Inc. Scholarships||May 31||$2,000|
|Florence E. Bennee Fine Arts Scholarship||May 31||$2,000|
|30 by 30 APEGS Award for Women in Engineering and Geo-science||June 1||Each award has a value of $3,200.|
|Boyden Award for Indigenous Students with Dependents||June 1||$3,000|
|Susan's Award for First Nations Female Students with Dependent Children||June 1||$5,000|
|"Northern Spirit" Scholarship Program||June 30||$2,500 per year. Scholarships may be renewed to a maximum of four awards per student (requires maintaining a 70% average).|
|3M National Student Fellowship||September 15||Varies|
|Dr. George Falk Memorial Bursary||September 30||$500|
|Lenore Bailey Memorial Bursary||September 30||$500|
|Indigenous Students with Dependent Children Bursary||October 31||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:
|YESS CANADA Scholarship||$500-$1,500|
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.