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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The Canadian Hydrographic Association Award

Value$2,000 along with Hydrographic Association Certificate and medallion. The recipient's name will also be mounted on a perpetual winner's plaque.
Number offered1
  • Must be a full time student in an accredited survey schience program (the programmust have a Hydorographic Surveyor a Geographic Information Systems, Cartographic or Land Survey component). Enviromental studies only will not be eligible.
  • the award will be available to undergraduate students in a degree or diploma program that conforms to the basic subject topic.
  • Must demonstrate a bona fide financial need, coupled with an above average academic performance.
DonorCanadian Hydrographic Association
ApplyTo obtain an application form, visit the website: 

The applicant is required to submit a completed application form, along with a short paragraph explaining financial need, a transcript of first-year marks, and a letter of reference from a university official to: Barry M. Lusk 4719 Amblewood Drive, Victoria BC V8Y 2S2.

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.