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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R.H.D. (Bob) Phillips Scholarship

Number offered1
EligibilityOpen to students entering their final year of study in pursuit of a Bachelor of Arts Honours degree in Political Studies.

Students must be enrolled in at least 24 credit units in the year the award is received.

Candidates must have completed or be currently enrolled in at least 6 credit units of economics or applied economics courses.
Selection CriteriaAcademic achievement and the written statement
DonorDr. Peter Phillips (BA'80) in honour and memory of R.H.D. (Bob) Phillips
ApplySubmit the following to :
  1. A brief one-page statement attesting to leadership abilities and volunteer involvement including, but not limited to:
    • Extra-curricular activites in the university
    • extra-curricular activities in the community
    • Community volunteerism
  2. A copy of a class submitted essay dealing with some aspect of politics and/or governance, to be shared with the donor
For more information, please contact the Administrative Support Group in the College of Arts of Science
DeadlineNovember 30

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