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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Saskatchewan Wheat Development Commission Essay Awarda

Number offered4
EligibilityOpen to continuing students in any degree program at the College of Agriculture and Bioresources, and who are specializing in an area of study that could have an impact on the wheat industry. To be eligible, applicants are to submit an original 250-500 word essay on a subject related to wheat research. The essay must be original work and include references where applicable.

Suggested topics: Describe how an area of research has, or could, benefit the wheat sector. Describe a current challenge facing the wheat sector and how it may be addressed by research. Other essay topics may be determined by the awards committee.

Students may receive the award in subsequent years in competition with other students as long as they submit a new essay.

Award recipients are encouraged to have their articles published in the SWDC newsletter, on the SWDC website and in the Western Producer.
Selection CriteriaSelection will be on the merits of the essay.
DonorThe Saskatchewan Wheat Development Commission

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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.