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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McEwen Fund for Study Abroad

Number offered1
EligibilityOpen to undergraduate students in the College of Arts and Science who are enrolled in a study abroad program as part of their University education and for which they can earn academic credit. To be eligible, students must demonstrate financial need and complete the Statement of Intent as part of the application form.
Selection CriteriaA combination of financial need, academic achievement, and the merits of the Statement of Intent, as determined by the Award Committee.
DonorIrene McEwen (B.A. ’49)
ApplyThis award is not currently being offered.
DeadlineOctober 1

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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.