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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Barbara R. Black Scholarship

Number offered1
EligibilityCandidates must be entering the second year of their Bachelor of Music (B.Mus.) or Bachelor of Education/Bachelor of Music (Music Education) (B.Ed./B.Mus.(Mus.Ed.)) program with their principal instrument being piano or organ.

Selection is based on academic achievement.
Selection CriteriaAcademic achievement
DonorMr. Merrill Black and family in memory of his wife, Barbara R. Black, an organist and pianist who volunteered her talents at Saskatoon's Royal University Hospital Chapel for 30 years.
ApplyNo application required.

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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.