Our Opportunities

Welcome to The University of Winnipeg’s Online Awards Application Homepage.

Apply for multiple award opportunities through a single application!

Now accepting applications for:

  • Winter 2021 In-Course Bursaries – closes February 1, 2021
  • Winter 2021 UWSA Transit Subsidy – closes February 1, 2021
  • 2021-22 Entrance Awards (undergraduate only) – closes March 1, 2021

To apply, you must first sign in with the same user name and password you use to access your University of Winnipeg email login. You will then have the opportunity to complete an application.

Below, you will find a listing of all award opportunities available for online application with information about criteria and deadlines.
Award values are subject to change.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$200 to $2000 General Bursary - Graduate
This bursary is awarded to graduate students with financial need. Recipients must have a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.0.
This bursary is awarded to graduate students with financial need....
  • Deadline: 02/01/2021
  • Award: $200 to $2000
Deadline02/01/2021
$200 to $2000 General Bursary - PACE
This bursary is awarded to PACE students with financial need. Recipients must have a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.0.
This bursary is awarded to PACE students with financial need. Recipients...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2021
  • Award: $200 to $2000
Deadline02/01/2021
$200 to $2000 General Bursary - Undergraduate
This bursary is awarded to undergraduate students with financial need. Recipients must have a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.0.
This bursary is awarded to undergraduate students with financial need....
  • Deadline: 02/01/2021
  • Award: $200 to $2000
Deadline02/01/2021
$250 to $2500 Opportunity Fund Bursary - Graduate
The University of Winnipeg’s Opportunity Fund bursary is designed to assist students who are traditionally under-represented in higher education....
The University of Winnipeg’s Opportunity Fund bursary is designed to...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2021
  • Award: $250 to $2500
Deadline02/01/2021
$250 to $2500 Opportunity Fund Bursary - Undergraduate
The University of Winnipeg’s Opportunity Fund bursary is designed to assist students who are traditionally under-represented in higher education....
The University of Winnipeg’s Opportunity Fund bursary is designed to...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2021
  • Award: $250 to $2500
Deadline02/01/2021
$78 UWSA Transit Subsidy - Graduate
The UWSA Transit Subsidy is provided to full-time University of Winnipeg undergraduate or graduate students who purchase a semester bus pass for...
The UWSA Transit Subsidy is provided to full-time University of Winnipeg...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2021
  • Award: $78
Deadline02/01/2021
$78 UWSA Transit Subsidy - Undergraduate
The UWSA Transit Subsidy is provided to full-time University of Winnipeg undergraduate or graduate students who purchase a semester bus pass for...
The UWSA Transit Subsidy is provided to full-time University of Winnipeg...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2021
  • Award: $78
Deadline02/01/2021
$5,000 Alumni Entrance Scholarship
Scholarships are to be awarded annually to students completing high school in Manitoba. Recipients should demonstrates the following attributes to...
Scholarships are to be awarded annually to students completing high...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline03/01/2021
approx. $2500 Alumni Family Entrance Scholarship
Awarded annually to an outstanding student entering The University of Winnipeg on the basis of high school credentials earned outside Winnipeg’s...
Awarded annually to an outstanding student entering The University of...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $2500
Deadline03/01/2021
$500 Board of Regents Entrance Bursary
The Board of Regents offers a number of entrance bursaries for First Year students with financial need and good academic standing.
The Board of Regents offers a number of entrance bursaries for First...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline03/01/2021
approx. $900 Brina and Abraham Shubin Entrance Scholarship
This scholarship is provided by the Erica and Arnold Rogers Fund for Academic Excellence. It will be awarded annually to an outstanding high school...
This scholarship is provided by the Erica and Arnold Rogers Fund for...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $900
Deadline03/01/2021
to be determined Buhler Bursary in Business and Economics
This bursary is awarded annually to a full-time student with a declared major in Business & Administration or Economics with demonstrated financial...
This bursary is awarded annually to a full-time student with a declared...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: to be determined
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,300 Cecil Essadelle Rombough Memorial Entrance Scholarship
This scholarship, established through a bequest to The Winnipeg Foundation from Miss Rombough, will be awarded to an outstanding graduate of a...
This scholarship, established through a bequest to The Winnipeg...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,300
Deadline03/01/2021
$750 Chancellor P.H.T. Thorlakson Entrance Scholarship
Two scholarships have been established in appreciation of Dr. P.H.T. Thorlakson’s nine years of distinguished service as Chancellor of The...
Two scholarships have been established in appreciation of Dr. P.H.T....
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $750
Deadline03/01/2021
approx. $2800 Dr. George and Doris Johnson Entrance Scholarship
This scholarship is provided by the Erica and Arnold Rogers Fund for Academic Excellence. It will be awarded annually to an outstanding high school...
This scholarship is provided by the Erica and Arnold Rogers Fund for...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $2800
Deadline03/01/2021
approx. $950 Dr. Isaac and Mrs. Sandra Battel Entrance Scholarship
This scholarship is provided by the Erica and Arnold Rogers Fund for Academic Excellence. It will be awarded annually to an outstanding high school...
This scholarship is provided by the Erica and Arnold Rogers Fund for...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $950
Deadline03/01/2021
approx. $100 Elinor F.E. Black Entrance Scholarship
This scholarship, which has been provided through the generosity of Dr. Elinor F.E. Black, will be awarded to a student entering The University of...
This scholarship, which has been provided through the generosity of Dr....
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $100
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Engineers Geoscientists Manitoba Centennial Entrance Scholarship
The Engineers Geoscientists Manitoba Centennial Entrance Scholarship will support students entering full-time studies in the Faculty of Science and...
The Engineers Geoscientists Manitoba Centennial Entrance Scholarship...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
approx. $3000 Erica and Arnold Rogers Entrance Scholarship
This scholarship is provided by the Erica and Arnold Rogers Fund for Academic Excellence. It will be awarded annually to an outstanding high school...
This scholarship is provided by the Erica and Arnold Rogers Fund for...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $3000
Deadline03/01/2021
approx. $1300 Francis Winston Armstrong Memorial Award
This award was established in 1961 by Rev. and Mrs. Frank W. Armstrong in memory of their son, Francis Winston Armstrong. It is to be awarded to a...
This award was established in 1961 by Rev. and Mrs. Frank W. Armstrong...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $1300
Deadline03/01/2021
to be determined Garnet Kyle Scholarship
Established in 2011 to provide scholarships to students from the Rural Municipality of Franklin, in Manitoba. Students must have a minimum 90%...
Established in 2011 to provide scholarships to students from the Rural...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: to be determined
Deadline03/01/2021
$350 Gladys K. Thompson Memorial Entrance Scholarship
This scholarship, established by Joseph W.Thompson and his children, Beth and John, in memory of his wife and their mother, is to be awarded...
This scholarship, established by Joseph W.Thompson and his children,...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $350
Deadline03/01/2021
approx. $500 H. Emerson Snyder Entrance Scholarship
Mr. H. Emerson Snyder, dedicated educator in the Winnipeg school system and co-author of a geometry text book used in Manitoba schools from 1924 to...
Mr. H. Emerson Snyder, dedicated educator in the Winnipeg school system...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $500
Deadline03/01/2021
To Be Determined H.F. Allen Family Entrance Scholarship
It will be awarded to a graduate of a Manitoba high school, who has financial need. It will cover the costs of tuition for up to 30 credit hours....
It will be awarded to a graduate of a Manitoba high school, who has...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: To Be Determined
Deadline03/01/2021
approx. $1000 Harry Dmytryshyn Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is presented by family, friends, and members of the Ukrainian Canadian community in memory of Harry Dmytryshyn (B.Sc., 4-year,...
This scholarship is presented by family, friends, and members of the...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $1000
Deadline03/01/2021
approx. $450 IBEW 2034-Canadian Federation of Labour-Manitoba Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to an eligible dependent of a member in good standing of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local...
This scholarship will be awarded to an eligible dependent of a member in...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $450
Deadline03/01/2021
$490 Ken Dryden Bursary - Undergraduate
This bursary will provide support to an undergraduate or diploma student who demonstrates financial need. Recipients must have been a client of the...
This bursary will provide support to an undergraduate or diploma student...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $490
Deadline03/01/2021
approx. $4000 L. Olive Willison Entrance Scholarship
This scholarship is to be awarded to a student with good academic standing who is entering The University of Winnipeg. Financial need may be a...
This scholarship is to be awarded to a student with good academic...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $4000
Deadline03/01/2021
approx. $240 Luella Sprung Memorial Entrance Scholarship
Miss Sprung, Lady Stick of Class ’31 and sometimes member of the Board of Regents and Senate, has bequeathed an annual entrance scholarship to an...
Miss Sprung, Lady Stick of Class ’31 and sometimes member of the Board...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $240
Deadline03/01/2021
$5,000.00 Margaret E. Nix and Slade C. Nix Entrance Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Dr. Margaret E. Nix, a 1943 graduate of United College. It will be awarded annually to an Indigenous student...
This scholarship was established by Dr. Margaret E. Nix, a 1943 graduate...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
to be determined Marsha P. Hanen Entrance Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded in recognition of the Presidency of The University of Winnipeg of Dr. Marsha P. Hanen (1989-99). It will be awarded...
This scholarship is awarded in recognition of the Presidency of The...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: to be determined
Deadline03/01/2021
approx. $350 Red River Mutual Entrance Scholarship in Business and Economics
Established in 2009, this scholarship will be awarded to an outstanding First year student majoring in Business or Economics, with preference given...
Established in 2009, this scholarship will be awarded to an outstanding...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $350
Deadline03/01/2021
ap to approx. $1200 Ross A. Johnston Entrance Scholarship in Mathematics & Statistics
This scholarship was established by Ross A. Johnston (B.A., United College, 1952; LL.B., Manitoba, 1956). It will be awarded to one or more...
This scholarship was established by Ross A. Johnston (B.A., United...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: ap to approx. $1200
Deadline03/01/2021
approx. $925 Silver Heights Collegiate 50th Reunion Legacy Award
This entrance scholarship was established by Silver Heights Collegiate alumni following the school’s 50th anniversary reunion, which was held on...
This entrance scholarship was established by Silver Heights Collegiate...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $925
Deadline03/01/2021
up to $5000 Swaity Shamattawa Bursary - Undergraduate
These bursaries, established by Mr. Paul Swaity, United College graduate (class of 1946), will be given to undergraduate or graduate students who...
These bursaries, established by Mr. Paul Swaity, United College graduate...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: up to $5000
Deadline03/01/2021
$5,000 The Coca-Cola Inner-City Leadership Scholarship for Kinesiology and Applied Health
These scholarships were established to support students entering their first year of undergraduate study at The University of Winnipeg who are...
These scholarships were established to support students entering their...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline03/01/2021
$3,000.00 The Maria Graciete and Jose Correia Family Scholarship
Established in 2011, this scholarship will be awarded to one or more students in either the Faculty of Business and Economics or the Faculty of...
Established in 2011, this scholarship will be awarded to one or more...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $3,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000 University of Winnipeg Women's Auxiliary Entrance Scholarship
These scholarships, provided by the Women’s Auxiliary, are offered to three outstanding high school graduates who are entering an undergraduate...
These scholarships, provided by the Women’s Auxiliary, are offered to...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline03/01/2021
to be determined Walter Leatherdale Entrance Scholarship
Scholarships have been established by Douglas Leatherdale, a 1957 graduate of United College, in memory of his father. They will cover a full...
Scholarships have been established by Douglas Leatherdale, a 1957...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: to be determined
Deadline03/01/2021
up to approx. $700 War Amputations (Manitoba Branch) Entrance Scholarships
These scholarships, provided by the War Amputations of Canada (Manitoba Branch), will be awarded to Manitoba residents with financial need who are...
These scholarships, provided by the War Amputations of Canada (Manitoba...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: up to approx. $700
Deadline03/01/2021
up to approx. $4400 Winnipeg Police Service Opportunity Scholarship in Memory of Injured and Fallen Officers
This scholarship has been established by the Winnipeg Police Service to support educational opportunities for students from the North End and...
This scholarship has been established by the Winnipeg Police Service to...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: up to approx. $4400
Deadline03/01/2021
up to $500 Aboriginal Student Services Centre Bursary
Established by the Aboriginal Student Services Centre at The University of Winnipeg, this bursary will be awarded to one or more current...
Established by the Aboriginal Student Services Centre at The University...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $500
Ended
$1,000 AESES Bursary
“The Association of Employees Supporting Education Services (AESES) will provide three bursaries valued at $1,000 each to the dependent children of...
“The Association of Employees Supporting Education Services (AESES) will...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
approx. $1000 Alaa S. Abd-El-Aziz Indigenous Student Scholarship
Established by Dr. Alaa. S. Abd-El-Aziz, former Professor of Chemistry, Dean of Science, and Vice-President—Research, International, and External...
Established by Dr. Alaa. S. Abd-El-Aziz, former Professor of Chemistry,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: approx. $1000
Ended
approx. $9610 Alberta Shearer Loeb Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is established from the estate of Alberta Shearer Loeb (B.A., United College, 1941). It will be awarded annually to a student with...
This scholarship is established from the estate of Alberta Shearer Loeb...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: approx. $9610
Ended
approx. $1350 Alex and Vera Rosenbaum Bursary for New Canadians
This bursary was established in 2005 by Dr. Harry Rosenbaum and Family to honour his parents Alex and Vera Rosenbaum who immigrated to Canada from...
This bursary was established in 2005 by Dr. Harry Rosenbaum and Family...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: approx. $1350
Ended
$1,230 Allan J. and Velma G. Ryckman Memorial Bursary
This bursary was established from the estate of the late Velma G. Ryckman. Her husband, Mr. Allan Ryckman, graduated with his Bachelor of Arts from...
This bursary was established from the estate of the late Velma G....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,230
Ended
approx. $1800 Alumni Family Achievement Scholarship
This scholarship, provided by The University of Winnipeg Alumni Association, will be awarded to a student who has completed at least 30 credit...
This scholarship, provided by The University of Winnipeg Alumni...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: approx. $1800
Ended
$1,000 Anne Mahon Opportunity Bursary
This bursary will provide financial support and encouragement to refugees and newcomers from Africa to discover the advantages and benefits to a...
This bursary will provide financial support and encouragement to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$850 Anshu and Romia Arora Bursary
This bursary will be awarded to a student with financial need in their first or second year of studies who is majoring in Criminal Justice. Funding...
This bursary will be awarded to a student with financial need in their...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $850
Ended