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 McGraw-Hill Ryerson Student Scholarship

Number offered20
EligibilityScholarships are available to any full-time undergraduate student currently studying a degree, diploma or certificate at an accredited college or university in Canada during the current academic year: June 1, 2011 - May 31, 2012.

Applicants will be judged on demonstration of leadership in their course:

1) Integrity - both academic and personal - students who show empathy and respect for others

2) Engagement - the student's overall behaviour and participation has a positive impact on their peers, their professor and success of the class in general

3) Initiative - students who bring new ideas and who critically draw upon the full array of learning resources to achieve a successful outcome
DonorMcGraw-Hill Ryerson Limited, in business since 1944, is a leading Canadian publisher of educational resources and information products and services for lifelong learning and enjoyment.
ApplyStudents must be invited by their professor and must be in that professor's class in the year the nomination is submitted. The professor will complete the form using information from the nominated student. The online application form is available on the McGraw-Hill Ryerson website.

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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.