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.
Search for Awards
Saskatchewan Youth from Care Bursary
The value of each award will be up to $20,000 and which will comprise the following:
|Number offered||Up to 5|
|Eligibility||Open to entering or continuing students in any direct-entry degree program at the University of Saskatchewan who were or are “youth in care”* under the Child and Family Services Act of the Saskatchewan Ministry of Social Services or a First Nations Child and Family Services Agency (FNCFSA). |
To be eligible, candidates must:
*"Youth in care" services from Child and Family Programs or a First Nations Child and Family Services Agency means:
|Selection Criteria||Academic achievement|
Preference may be given to self-declared Aboriginal students.
|Apply||Saskatchewan Youth from Care Bursary application form along with the Release of Information Form (PDF).|
|Deadline||This award is open until June 1.|
Receiving your award
Information on payment of awards, award limits, and deferral of awards.
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.
Students taking U of S classes at off-campus sites may also apply for academic awards provided by their local Regional College. Many of Saskatchewan's Regional Colleges award over $50,000 annually to their students.
- Cumberland College
- Great Plains College
- North West College
- Northlands College
- Parkland College
- St. Peter's College
Students registered in full-time study at the University of Saskatchewan Prince Albert site qualify for U of S awards and scholarships.