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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3M National Student Fellowship
|Number offered||The University of Saskatchewan 3M National Student Fellowship Support Committee will support the nomination of qualified applicants who meet the Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education’s (STLHE) 3M National Student Fellowship competition criteria|
|Eligibility||The 3M National Student Fellowship (3M NSF) honours up to ten full-time diploma or undergraduate students at Canadian post-secondary institutions who have demonstrated outstanding leadership in their lives, at their post-secondary institution. These students embrace a vision of education that enhances their academic experience and beyond. Winners of the Canada-wide 3M NSF will be invited to the annual conference of the Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (STLHE) in June of the following year, where they will participate in a 3M NSF Program retreat and lead the closing plenary. Awardees will receive a contribution towards their cost of travel, accommodation during the conference, and conference registration. Each recipient will also receive an award of $5,000 to be spent at their discretion. |
This award is administered by the University of Saskatchewan 3M National Student Fellowship Support Committee. The committee coordinates the promotion, institutional endorsement, and submission process for 3M NSF nominees at the University of Saskatchewan. Each year, the committee selects and supports nominees to apply for this award from the University of Saskatchewan. To be considered as a nominee for this award, you need to complete the online 3M NSF application in PAWS. To be eligible for this award, you must:
|Selection Criteria||The 3M National Student Fellowship is an educational leadership award, and consequently each application is assessed with respect to the extent to which it demonstrates educational leadership, which beyond transcripts, lists of committees chaired, and clubs and/or groups joined. The adjudication committee considers an applicant’s nomination as a unified whole, not simply an assemblage of compartments. Each section of the application should reinforce its overall unity. The application as a whole should represent an overarching narrative, tying together the applicant's character and achievements, demonstrating educational leadership excellence, supported by concrete evidence and examples.|
|Apply||If you would like to be considered for selection as one of the University of Saskatchewan nominees for the 3M National Student Fellowship, please complete the 3M National Student Fellowship application. |
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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.