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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YESS CANADA Scholarship

Number offeredVaries
EligibilityYESS CANADA Scholarships are for post-secondary students who are in financial need. In order to receive a YESS CANADA Scholarship you must:
  • Have completed your first year of studies
  • Have a minimum average of 75%
  • Be taking at least a 60% course load (preferably be taking at least 18 credit units)
  • Allow your first name, home town, school and major to be published in YESS CANADA literature, including but not limited to websites and flyers.
To be considered for awards specifically for students with a disability, applicants must have Disability Student Services confirm their disability, and may provide documentaiton from your health provider.

Students with financial need must be able to provide a letter from their Financial Aid office indicating their level of financial need; provide last year's Notice of Assessment from CCRA; and have high community involvement.

For more information, consult the YESS CANADA Scholarship website.
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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.