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.

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Silberman-Filer Bursary

Number offered1
EligibilityOffered annually to students who have successfully completed the program of Legal Studies for Native People at the University of Saskatchewan and are registered in the first year of study in the College of Law. Selection is based on demonstrated financial need and academic achievement.
Selection CriteriaFinancial need and academic achievement
DonorThe Honourable Mr. Justice Sam Filer and Ms. Toni Silberman. The Bursary was established in the belief that education leads to personal enhancement and satisfaction. The goal is to assist eligible students with opportunity to pursue studies in the College of Law, and ultimately to serve their community and country, thereby enriching life for many others.
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