All Opportunities

Welcome to The UWinnipeg’s Online Awards Application! New and current students complete a single online application to be considered for multiple UWinnipeg scholarships, bursaries and awards.

By logging-in and completing the online awards application, students are automatically matched and considered for awards based on the information provided.

To apply:

  • Click the Sign-in button at the top-right of this page and enter the same user name and password for your UWinnipeg email.
  • Complete the General Application to be considered for awards which have specific open/closing dates.
  • Watch for any messages asking you to submit additional info for specific awards.
  • Look under the Opportunities tab when logged-in for grants and other awards to apply for.

Dates and Deadlines:

  • Fall 2021 Awards applications are now closed (deadline October 1st, 2021).
  • Winter 2022 awards for current students and Fall 2022 Entrance Awards open in December and close February 1, 2022.

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

Note: Award values are subject to change. In most cases, awards will be applied to outstanding tuition first. The university reserves the right to recover awards funding if the student withdraws or otherwise becomes ineligible for an award.

Students are welcome to use the search function below to look up individual awards.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
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 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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$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: 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
TBA John R. Smyth Bursary
This bursary is to be awarded to a student enrolled in the Master of Marriage and Family Therapy Program and doing a practicum at the Aurora Family...
This bursary is to be awarded to a student enrolled in the Master of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: TBA
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
$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: Ended
  • Award: $400
Ended
approx. $1000 Katherine Bender Bursary - Graduate
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 - Undergraduate
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
$1,500.00 Kathleen Hughes Bursary
The Kathleen Hughes Bursary will be awarded to a single parent studying at The University of Winnipeg. Recipients must demonstrate financial need....
The Kathleen Hughes Bursary will be awarded to a single parent studying...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
approx. $900 Keith Eldon Christianson Bursary
This bursary will be awarded to a full-time student who has demonstrated financial need and who is studying physics or mathematics at The...
This bursary will be awarded to a full-time student who has demonstrated...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: approx. $900
Ended
$2,000 Ken and Peggy French Bursary Fund
Ken and Peggy French established this bursary fund through a bequest left to The Winnipeg Foundation. It will support Indigenous students with...
Ken and Peggy French established this bursary fund through a bequest...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $490
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
$350 Kristine Hansen Scholarship in Labour and Equity Issues - Graduate
This scholarship will be awarded to an outstanding undergraduate or graduate student who is currently studying at The University of Winnipeg. The...
This scholarship will be awarded to an outstanding undergraduate or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $350
Ended
$350 Kristine Hansen Scholarship in Labour and Equity Issues - Undergraduate
This scholarship will be awarded to an outstanding undergraduate or graduate student who is currently studying at The University of Winnipeg. The...
This scholarship will be awarded to an outstanding undergraduate or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $350
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
$1,000 Lions Club of Winnipeg Housing Centres 25th Anniversary Scholarship
This scholarship is presented by the Lions Club of Winnipeg Housing Centres to a student enrolled in gerontology-related studies who has a...
This scholarship is presented by the Lions Club of Winnipeg Housing...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
approx. $350 Logie Butchart Memorial Bursary
Mr. and Mrs. R.H. Butchart of Minnedosa founded, by endowment, a bursary in memory of their son, Logie Butchart, who was a student in Wesley...
Mr. and Mrs. R.H. Butchart of Minnedosa founded, by endowment, a bursary...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: approx. $350
Ended
$500 Lorraine Latremouille Fellowship
To provide a research fellowship to a student studying family violence at The University of Winnipeg.
To provide a research fellowship to a student studying family violence...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
approx. $2175 Louis and Rachel Mindell Memorial Bursary
This bursary is established from the Sue and Frank Hechter Bursary Fund in memory of Dr. Frank Hechter?s maternal grandparents, Louis and Rachel...
This bursary is established from the Sue and Frank Hechter Bursary Fund...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: approx. $2175
Ended
approx. $2950 Mabel (Riddell) Roberts Bursary
The Margaret Mabel (Riddell) Roberts Bursary was established by John (Class of ‘66) and Kathleen Roberts in honour of John’s mother Margaret Mabel...
The Margaret Mabel (Riddell) Roberts Bursary was established by John...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: approx. $2950
Ended
approx. $1400 Madge O. Stevens Bursary in Education
This bursary was established by Madge Stevens (B.A., 1937, United College, B.Ed., 1945, M.Ed., 1959, A.R.C.T.). It will be awarded annually to a...
This bursary was established by Madge Stevens (B.A., 1937, United...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: approx. $1400
Ended