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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Joseph Zlacky Scholarship

Number offered1 or 2
EligibilityOffered annually to one or two of the following:
  1. a full-time graduate student to support research into Slovak communities in Saskatchewan or into people of Slovak ancestry in Saskatchewan;
  2. a full-time graduate student conducting thesis research in the area of languages, literatures, history, or ethnography of Eastern Europe; or
  3. a graduate or undergraduate student registering in an academic program in East-European studies (e.g. a language immersion program) in another university in Canada or abroad for credit towards a University of Saskatchewan degree.
Evaluation of graduate research projects will be based on the originality and creativity of the project.

To be considered for this award, you must submit as part of your application a comprehensive letter of application, including information on the academic program in East-European studies at another institution you are registering in.
DonorThe late Mr. Joseph Zlacky, to provide financial support to graduate or undergraduate students.
ApplyApplication for Study Abroad Awards

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

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