All Opportunities

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

Apply for multiple award opportunities through a single application!

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.

  • The Fall 2021 Awards application is now open and closes October 1st, 2021.
    NOTE: Two awards must be applied for by September 15: Louis Riel Bursary and UWSA International Student Health Plan Bursary.

For a list of application open and close dates, please visit Key Dates through our Awards & Financial Aid Office homepage

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
approx. $1100 Fred Douglas Place Residents' Tribute Scholarship
The Fred Douglas Place Residents’ Tribute Scholarship has been established to honour The University of Winnipeg faculty who serve as speakers in...
The Fred Douglas Place Residents’ Tribute Scholarship has been...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $1100
Deadline10/01/2021
approx. $485 Frederick and Edith (Robertson) Baragar Scholarship
This scholarship, established in memory of Frederick Baragar, 1914 graduate of Wesley College, and Edith (Robertson) Baragar, 1917 Lady Stick and...
This scholarship, established in memory of Frederick Baragar, 1914...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $485
Deadline10/01/2021
$500 Freemasons of Manitoba Award in Human Rights - Graduate
This award will support a student enrolled at The University of Winnipeg majoring in Human Rights, Conflict Resolution, International Development...
This award will support a student enrolled at The University of Winnipeg...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline10/01/2021
$500 Freemasons of Manitoba Award in Human Rights - Undergraduate
This award will support a student enrolled at The University of Winnipeg majoring in Human Rights, Conflict Resolution, International Development...
This award will support a student enrolled at The University of Winnipeg...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline10/01/2021
approx. $1500 Frostiak and Leslie Scholarship
The Frostiak and Leslie Scholarship has been established by Larry Frostiak to recognize a student in an undergraduate degree program who exhibits...
The Frostiak and Leslie Scholarship has been established by Larry...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $1500
Deadline10/01/2021
$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...
This bursary is awarded to graduate students with financial need....
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: $200 to $2000
Deadline10/01/2021
$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...
This bursary is awarded to PACE students with financial need. Recipients...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: $200 to $2000
Deadline10/01/2021
$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...
This bursary is awarded to undergraduate students with financial need....
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: $200 to $2000
Deadline10/01/2021
approx. $425 Genevieve Doidge Scholarship in Arts
This scholarship is established from the estate of Genevieve A. Doidge (Class of ?35) to recognize excellence in Arts. It will be awarded to a...
This scholarship is established from the estate of Genevieve A. Doidge...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $425
Deadline10/01/2021
$1,750 George A. Grierson Memorial Scholarships
These scholarships are donated through The Winnipeg Foundation from the estate of Isobel Margaretta Grierson, a 1938 graduate of United College, in...
These scholarships are donated through The Winnipeg Foundation from the...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: $1,750
Deadline10/01/2021
$1,000 George Belton Opportunity Fund Bursary
Dr. Sheila Dresen created this fund in memory of her father, George Belton, who attended United College in the 1920s. George went on to become a...
Dr. Sheila Dresen created this fund in memory of her father, George...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline10/01/2021
approx. $2800 H.V. Rutherford Scholarship
This scholarship, established by John and Kathleen Roberts in honour of Homer Vincent Rutherford, Professor Emeritus of History, will be awarded to...
This scholarship, established by John and Kathleen Roberts in honour of...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $2800
Deadline10/01/2021
approx. $1550 Hanna Family Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Alan (LL.D. ’92; Board of Regents, 1976-1991, and Chair, 1984-86) and Dianne (UW student of Classics and Art...
This scholarship was established by Alan (LL.D. ’92; Board of Regents,...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $1550
Deadline10/01/2021
approx. $425 Harold and Donalda (McDonald) Morton Memorial Scholarship
Created by the family of Donalda and Harold, this scholarship will be awarded to the student with the highest overall standing with a declared...
Created by the family of Donalda and Harold, this scholarship will be...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $425
Deadline10/01/2021
approx. $1100 Harris Consulting Award for Student Leadership
The Harris Consulting Award for Student Leadership is made annually to a student who demonstrates the qualities of conviction and courage through...
The Harris Consulting Award for Student Leadership is made annually to a...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $1100
Deadline10/01/2021
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: 10/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $1000
Deadline10/01/2021
approx. $550 Harry E. Gordon, QC, Memorial Bursary
This bursary is established by friends, colleagues, and clients of the late Harry E. Gordon, QC, and by chiefs of the Southeast Resource...
This bursary is established by friends, colleagues, and clients of the...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $550
Deadline10/01/2021
approx. $2475 Harry S. Crowe Scholarship
Established by the Class of ’53 in honour of their professor, Harry S. Crowe, Senior Stick in 1942 and recipient of the Military Cross for bravery...
Established by the Class of ’53 in honour of their professor, Harry S....
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $2475
Deadline10/01/2021
approx. $2735 Heather and Nico Vander Stoel Opportunity Fund Bursary
This bursary is designed to support Opportunity Fund candidates with preference given to Indigenous students, new Canadians, people from...
This bursary is designed to support Opportunity Fund candidates with...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $2735
Deadline10/01/2021
approx. $2500 Heather Vander Stoel Memorial Bursary in History
This bursary was established to provide financial aid to a full-time student studying History at the University of Winnipeg. This bursary was...
This bursary was established to provide financial aid to a full-time...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $2500
Deadline10/01/2021
approx. $250 Henry Mak Memorial Bursary
This bursary is presented in memory of the late Henry Mak who served The University of Winnipeg in a variety of capacities from 1964-83, most of...
This bursary is presented in memory of the late Henry Mak who served The...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $250
Deadline10/01/2021
approx. $4750 Houston Family Bursary
This bursary, provided by the Houston family of Bradwardine, Manitoba, will be awarded to a student with financial need who is from rural Manitoba.
This bursary, provided by the Houston family of Bradwardine, Manitoba,...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $4750
Deadline10/01/2021
approx. $750 Hurley Family Bursary
This bursary was established by Dan Hurley (BA’93) Associate Vice-President (External Affairs) of The University of Winnipeg and his sister,...
This bursary was established by Dan Hurley (BA’93) Associate...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $750
Deadline10/01/2021
$500 Hydro-X Bursary
This bursary will provide financial assistance to a full-time student enrolled in a Faculty of Science degree program at The University of Winnipeg.
This bursary will provide financial assistance to a full-time student...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline10/01/2021
approx. $2300 IATSE Local 856 Film Technicians Union Award
This award was created by members of the board of the IATSE Local 856 to support a Theatre and Film student doing a concentration in film-making...
This award was created by members of the board of the IATSE Local 856...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $2300
Deadline10/01/2021
$1,000 India Centre Bursary
This bursary will provide funding to a University of Winnipeg student from Manitoba’s Indo-Canadian community who demonstrates financial need....
This bursary will provide funding to a University of Winnipeg student...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline10/01/2021
approx. $3700 Inez Sellgren Bursary
This bursary has been established by Carol Shields (1935-2003) in honour of her mother to provide financial assistance to a single parent entering...
This bursary has been established by Carol Shields (1935-2003) in honour...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $3700
Deadline10/01/2021
up to $300 International Student Services Award
Established by International Student Services at The University of Winnipeg, this award will be given to one or more current international...
Established by International Student Services at The University of...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: up to $300
Deadline10/01/2021
approx. $1400 Irene and Stuart Sanderson Bursary
Irene Sanderson (BA, 1995) established this bursary named for her and her husband Stuart, through a bequest to The University of Winnipeg...
Irene Sanderson (BA, 1995) established this bursary named for her and...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $1400
Deadline10/01/2021
$300 Irene J. Karasick Award
Established in memory of Irene J. Karasick, this award will be given to a second year student majoring in Theatre and Film who demonstrates...
Established in memory of Irene J. Karasick, this award will be given to...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: $300
Deadline10/01/2021
approx. $900 Isabell Evans Virtuosi Concerts Scholarship
This scholarship was established in memory of Isabell Evans and her long and varied involvement in musical and vocal performance. It will be...
This scholarship was established in memory of Isabell Evans and her long...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $900
Deadline10/01/2021
to be determined Isbister Undergraduate Scholarship
The Board of Governors of The University of Manitoba has allocated four Isbister Undergraduate Scholarships to students in a non-graduating year at...
The Board of Governors of The University of Manitoba has allocated four...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: to be determined
Deadline10/01/2021
approx. $1350 Iva Stewart Leins Scholarship
This scholarship is established by Iva Stewart Leins who graduated from Wesley College in 1926. It will be awarded annually to a student who has...
This scholarship is established by Iva Stewart Leins who graduated from...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $1350
Deadline10/01/2021
approx. $5700 Jack Little Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded annually to an outstanding Indigenous student in any undergraduate Faculty to honour Jack’s memory, and share a...
This scholarship will be awarded annually to an outstanding Indigenous...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $5700
Deadline10/01/2021
approx. $1100 James E. and Lyna McNeil General Proficiency Scholarship
This scholarship was established to commemorate the Rev. Dr. and Mrs. James E. McNeill’s Golden Wedding Anniversary. It will be awarded to a rural...
This scholarship was established to commemorate the Rev. Dr. and Mrs....
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $1100
Deadline10/01/2021
$400 James M. F. Easton Award
This award is established by James R. Easton in honour of his father, James M. F. Easton, a World War II veteran. It will be awarded to a promising...
This award is established by James R. Easton in honour of his father,...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: $400
Deadline10/01/2021
approx. $1350 Jan and Fred Butler Scholarship
This scholarship is established by Dr. James Butler (B.A., 1990) in honour of his parents, Jan and Fred Butler. It will be awarded to full-time...
This scholarship is established by Dr. James Butler (B.A., 1990) in...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $1350
Deadline10/01/2021
$800 Janet Taylor Memorial Award
Established by John Lyons in memory of his wife, Janet Taylor, this award will be given to a student majoring in Theatre and Film at The University...
Established by John Lyons in memory of his wife, Janet Taylor, this...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: $800
Deadline10/01/2021
$400 Jennifer Logan Memorial Award
Established by friends and family in memory of Jennifer Logan, this award will support a current student at The University of Winnipeg who is...
Established by friends and family in memory of Jennifer Logan, this...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: $400
Deadline10/01/2021
approx. $2300 Jo Lindal Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is given by the Alumni Association and Mrs. Ruth Hilland (United College, Class of 1946) in memory of her mother Mrs. W.J. Lindal...
This scholarship is given by the Alumni Association and Mrs. Ruth...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $2300
Deadline10/01/2021
$1,000 Joan Ellacott Ross Entrance Bursary
This bursary was established by Joan Ellacott Ross and by John, Betsy, and Gray (Eva) in honour of their mother, Joan. It will be awarded to a...
This bursary was established by Joan Ellacott Ross and by John, Betsy,...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline10/01/2021
$1,000 Joanne Ross Sutherland Bursary for 2nd Year Student Majoring in Economics
This bursary will support a Second year undergraduate student majoring in Economics at The University of Winnipeg. Recipients must demonstrate...
This bursary will support a Second year undergraduate student majoring...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline10/01/2021
$1,000 Joanne Ross Sutherland Bursary for 3rd Year Student Majoring in Economics
This bursary will support a 3rd year undergraduate student majoring in Economics at The University of Winnipeg. Recipients must demonstrate...
This bursary will support a 3rd year undergraduate student majoring in...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline10/01/2021
$1,000 Joanne Ross Sutherland Bursary for 4th year or 4th year Honours Student Majoring in Economics
This bursary will support a 4th year undergraduate or 4th year honours student majoring in Economics at The University of Winnipeg. Recipients must...
This bursary will support a 4th year undergraduate or 4th year honours...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline10/01/2021
approx. $1000 Joe Brain Foundation Inc. Bursary
Joe Brain was an amateur geologist and prospector who was named an ‘Honourary Citizen of the City of Flin Flon in recognition of his contributions...
Joe Brain was an amateur geologist and prospector who was named an...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $1000
Deadline10/01/2021
up to approx. $4690 John and Grace Little Opportunity Fund Bursary - Graduate
This bursary was established in to commemorate John & Grace Little’s life together by helping underprivileged students achieve a university...
This bursary was established in to commemorate John & Grace Little’s...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: up to approx. $4690
Deadline10/01/2021
up to approx. $4690 John and Grace Little Opportunity Fund Bursary - Undergraduate
This bursary was established in to commemorate John & Grace Little’s life together by helping underprivileged students achieve a university...
This bursary was established in to commemorate John & Grace Little’s...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: up to approx. $4690
Deadline10/01/2021
$1,500 Joseph Wolinsky Memorial Scholarship in the Social Sciences
One or more scholarships are provided by funds bequeathed to the Winnipeg Foundation by the late Joseph Wolinsky. Awarded to a student with high...
One or more scholarships are provided by funds bequeathed to the...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline10/01/2021
approx. $2530 Judge Walter J. Lindal Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is given by Mrs. Ruth Hilland, United College Class of 1946, in memory of her father, Judge Walter J. Lindal, graduate of Wesley...
This scholarship is given by Mrs. Ruth Hilland, United College Class of...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: approx. $2530
Deadline10/01/2021
$400 Judy Fraser Bursary
This bursary will be awarded to a second year student at The University of Winnipeg who has successfully completed an intro theatre course, is...
This bursary will be awarded to a second year student at The University...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: $400
Deadline10/01/2021