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 open December 2021 and close February 1, 2022.
  • Fall 2022 Entrance Awards open December 2021 and close March 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. $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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $2500
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $900
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,300
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $750
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $2800
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $950
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $100
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $3000
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $1300
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: to be determined
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $350
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $500
Ended
$5,000 Henry Edmison Duckworth Entrance Scholarship
These scholarships were established by the Board of Regents on the occasion of Dr. Duckworth’s retirement as President of The University of...
These scholarships were established by the Board of Regents on the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $450
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $4000
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $240
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $5,000.00
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: to be determined
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $350
Ended
up 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: Ended
  • Award: up to approx. $1200
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: approx. $925
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: up to approx. $700
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: up to approx. $4400
Ended
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
approx. $800 Arvilla Lightly Scholarship
This scholarship is presented by her family in honour of Arvilla Lightly. It will be awarded annually to a student from rural Manitoba who has...
This scholarship is presented by her family in honour of Arvilla...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: approx. $800
Ended
approx. $450 Assiniboine Credit Union Opportunity Fund Bursary
Assiniboine Credit Union is committed to building sustainable communities. This bursary is to be awarded to applicants who show academic promise...
Assiniboine Credit Union is committed to building sustainable...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: approx. $450
Ended
$5,000.00 Barb Gamey Opportunity Fund Bursary
This bursary will be awarded to a full time student who shows academic promise, demonstrates financial need, and belongs to a student group as...
This bursary will be awarded to a full time student who shows academic...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000.00
Ended
approx. $450 Bill Riley Memorial Bursary
Established by Sylvia Guertin-Riley in memory of her husband, William Pitt Riley, Q.C., this bursary will be awarded annually to a student at The...
Established by Sylvia Guertin-Riley in memory of her husband, William...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: approx. $450
Ended
$350 Board of Regents Bursary - PACE
The Board of Regents offers awards to students who demonstrate good academic standing and financial need.
The Board of Regents offers awards to students who demonstrate good...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $350
Ended
$350 Board of Regents Bursary - Undergraduate
The Board of Regents offers awards to students who demonstrate good academic standing and financial need.
The Board of Regents offers awards to students who demonstrate good...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $350
Ended
$350 Board of Regents United Church Ministers' Bursary
The Board of Regents offers a number of bursaries to the children of United Church ministers. These are awarded to students with financial need and...
The Board of Regents offers a number of bursaries to the children of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $350
Ended
approx. $550 Bonnie and Douglas Prophet Bursary in Education
This bursary was established by Doug Prophet, Executive Director of Financial Services for The University of Winnipeg, and his wife Bonnie. It is...
This bursary was established by Doug Prophet, Executive Director of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: approx. $550
Ended
approx. $490 Bryce Lawrence Bursary in Environmental Studies
This bursary has been established in memory of Bryce Lawrence by the Winnipeg Game and Fish Association, an organization that pioneered the...
This bursary has been established in memory of Bryce Lawrence by the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: approx. $490
Ended
approx. $350 Campbell K. Shepherd Memorial Scholarship
Established by the family and friends of Mr. Shepherd, a distinguished public servant and graduate of The University of Winnipeg in the Class of...
Established by the family and friends of Mr. Shepherd, a distinguished...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: approx. $350
Ended
approx. $475 Canadian Daughters League Bursary
This bursary is provided by the Canadian Daughters League. It will be awarded annually to a Second year student who is a Canadian citizen or...
This bursary is provided by the Canadian Daughters League. It will be...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: approx. $475
Ended
approx. $1600 Carl Ridd Scholarship in the Humanities
This scholarship is established by friends and former students of Carl Ridd in recognition of his years of teaching at United College (1966-67) and...
This scholarship is established by friends and former students of Carl...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: approx. $1600
Ended
approx. $325 Carole Watson Memorial Bursary
This bursary will be awarded to a student who is in financial need and who is entering the Final year of the Major or Honours program in...
This bursary will be awarded to a student who is in financial need and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: approx. $325
Ended
approx. $400 Carolyn D. Rickey Bursary in History
This bursary, established in 2007, will be awarded on the basis of financial need to a Second or Third year student enrolled in an undergraduate...
This bursary, established in 2007, will be awarded on the basis of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: approx. $400
Ended
up to approx. $8285 Chancellor W. John A. Bulman Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 1997 in honour of Dr. John A. Bulman with gratitude for his many years of service on the Board of Regents...
This scholarship was established in 1997 in honour of Dr. John A. Bulman...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to approx. $8285
Ended
approx. $125 Churchill Scholarship
Rev. J.W. Churchill, M.A., D.D., has provided a scholarship in memory of his wife and his son, Dr. Harold Churchill, B.A., M.D. The award will be...
Rev. J.W. Churchill, M.A., D.D., has provided a scholarship in memory of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: approx. $125
Ended
approx. $750 Class of '52 Reunion Scholarship
This scholarship was established by the United College Class of ’52 in celebration of its 50th anniversary. It shall be awarded annually to a...
This scholarship was established by the United College Class of ’52 in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: approx. $750
Ended