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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CIC Indigenous Student Award

Number offered15
EligibilityAs determined by the Award Committee, candidates must:
  • provide proof of Indigenous ancestry (status Indian, non-status Indian, Métis or Inuit)
  • be a Saskatchewan resident for at least the past 12 months
  • be registered in at least 9 credit units per semester
  • demonstrate financial need
  • have a 70% average or greater

In order for a student to receive the second payout of $2,500 in term 2 they must meet promotional standards in their respective college. Preference may be given to students in the Colleges of Arts and Science, Edwards School of Business and Engineering.
Selection CriteriaFinancial need and academic achievement
DonorCrown Investment Corporation of Saskatchewan
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Applying and eligibility

Access frequently used application forms and view eligibility criteria for university awards.  View information on how to access application forms in PAWS.

Receiving your award

Information on payment of awards, award limits, and deferral of awards.

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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.