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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James Barney Smyth International Study Abroad Award

Number offeredVaries
EligibilityOpen to College of Arts and Science students who have been approved to participate in a University of Saskatchewan exchange or study abroad program, for academic credit, in the current academic year, the duration of which is at least one term.
Selection CriteriaFinancial need and academic achievement
DonorBequest from the estate of James Barney Smyth
ApplyApplication for Study Abroad Awards

For details contact the Arts and Science Study Abroad Office at 306-966-4194 or email
DeadlineOctober 1 / March 1

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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.