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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ConocoPhillips Canada Centennial Scholarship Program

Number offered5
  • 4 awards will be open to students pursuing oil and gas related studies*
  • 1 award will be open to students pursuing environmental/sustainable development studies

    *Oil and gas related studies include the following faculties and areas of study: Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Science, Power Engineering, Geosciences, Petroleum Land Administration and Management.

    Applicants must be enrolled in a first bachelor degree program and have completed at least two terms of University.
  • A minimum average of 70% (or the equivalent) in the last academic year of studies (Non-academic courses such as career or personal development related courses will not be considered in the calculation of average.)
  • been nominated by the eligible institution. Each eligible institution may nominate only one candidate per field of study (maximum 3 candidates per institution)
DonorConocoPhillips Canada

The Association of Universities and College of Canada (AUCC) administers the scholarship program on behalf of ConocoPhillips Canada.
ApplyInterested U of S students may email to obtain an application form from Universities Canada.
Application forms, supporting documentation and nomination form (endorsed by your college) must be submitted to Student Central by May 22:
Student Central
University of Saskatchewan
105 Administration Place
Saskatoon SK  S7N 5A2

The selected nominees will be forwarded to the AUCC for their June 1 deadline. 

 Eligible applicants must provide:
 -an official transcript of the last two semesters of available University level marks
-two signed reference letters with the references' original signatures
-a description of volunteer/community involvement and/or extracurricular activities
-a list of activities related to volunteer/community involvement and/or extracurricular activities
-the Nomination form.

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.

More 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. 

Off-campus students

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. 

Students registered in full-time study at the University of Saskatchewan Prince Albert site qualify for U of S awards and scholarships.