Our Opportunities

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

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.

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

Fall 2020 In-Course Awards applications are now closed.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$500 Freemasons of Manitoba Award in Human Rights
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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $425
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,750
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $2800
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $1550
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $425
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $550
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $2475
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $2735
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $250
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $4750
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $750
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $2300
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $3700
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: up to $300
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $1400
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $300
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $900
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: to be determined
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $1350
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $5700
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $1100
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $400
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $1350
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $800
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $400
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $2300
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Joanne Ross Sutherland Bursary for 3rd Year Student Majoring in Economics
This bursary will support a Third Year undergraduate student majoring in Economics at The University of Winnipeg. Recipients must demonstrate...
This bursary will support a Third Year undergraduate student majoring in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Joanne Ross Sutherland Bursary for 4th Year Student Majoring in Economics
This bursary will support a Fourth Year undergraduate student majoring in Economics at The University of Winnipeg. Recipients must demonstrate...
This bursary will support a Fourth Year undergraduate student majoring...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $1000
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: up to approx. $4690
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: up to approx. $4690
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $2530
Ended
approx. $1000 Katherine Bender Bursary
This bursary fund was established from the estate of Katherine Bender through The Winnipeg Foundation for the purpose of providing financial...
This bursary fund was established from the estate of Katherine Bender...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: approx. $1000
Ended
approx. $1000 Katherine Bender Bursary
This bursary fund was established from the estate of Katherine Bender through The Winnipeg Foundation for the purpose of providing financial...
This bursary fund was established from the estate of Katherine Bender...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: approx. $1000
Ended
$1000 Kevin Freedman Mature Student Scholarship
This scholarship is to be awarded to a Mature Status student of high academic standing who has completed their first year of studies and is...
This scholarship is to be awarded to a Mature Status student of high...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1000
Ended
up to $700 Kim Monson Bursary Fund
The Kim Monson Bursary Fund was created by the family of Kim Monson to commemorate Kim’s devotion to The University of Winnipeg mentoring young...
The Kim Monson Bursary Fund was created by the family of Kim Monson to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $700
Ended
$750 Kiwanis Club of Winnipeg Manitoba Citizens' Bursary for Indigenous Students
This bursary which was established by The Kiwanis Club of Winnipeg Inc. will be awarded to students of Indigenous ancestry who demonstrate...
This bursary which was established by The Kiwanis Club of Winnipeg Inc....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750
Ended
approx. $175 Klinic Community Healthy Centre Bursary
This bursary is provided by the Klinic Community Health Centre. It will be awarded annually to a student who has completed First year (30 credit...
This bursary is provided by the Klinic Community Health Centre. It will...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: approx. $175
Ended
up to $1750 Larry A. Didow Bursary
Established by Dr. Larry A. Didow, this scholarship is to be awarded as an acknowledgement of the efforts by Dr. Didow while he was Dean of...
Established by Dr. Larry A. Didow, this scholarship is to be awarded as...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $1750
Ended
approx. $1100 Larry A. Didow Scholarship for Students with Learning Disabilities
Established by Dr. Larry A. Didow, this scholarship is to be awarded as an acknowledgement of the efforts by Dr. Didow while he was Dean of...
Established by Dr. Larry A. Didow, this scholarship is to be awarded as...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: approx. $1100
Ended
approx. $1100 Larry A. Didow Scholarship for Students with Physical Disabilities
Established by Dr. Larry A. Didow, this scholarship is to be awarded as an acknowledgement of the efforts by Dr. Didow while he was Dean of...
Established by Dr. Larry A. Didow, this scholarship is to be awarded as...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: approx. $1100
Ended
approx. $1300 Larry Morrissette Memorial Award
This award will be awarded to Indigenous students majoring in the Department of Urban and Inner-City Studies at The University of Winnipeg....
This award will be awarded to Indigenous students majoring in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: approx. $1300
Ended
approx. $525 Lillian Gibbons Scholarship in the Humanities
Provided through the generosity of Miss Gibbons, this scholarship will be awarded annually to a student who has demonstrated excellence in some...
Provided through the generosity of Miss Gibbons, this scholarship will...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: approx. $525
Ended