Scholarships & Awards
For information on awards and scholarships available for Aboriginal students at the University of Saskatchewan please consult the university’s main Scholarships, Bursaries & Awards webpages:
Tip: to search for the awards and scholarships specifically for Aboriginal students please choose as category “Members of an Equity Group” and then pick “Aboriginal Students”.
Additional information on scholarships and funding can also be found at:
- Aboriginal Students' Centre - Student Funding webpage
- Aboriginal Multi-Media Society (AMMSA) Scholarship/Bursary Guide
- Indspire Institute – Bursaries and Scholarship Awards (formerly the National Aboriginal Achievement Foundation)
- Indian and Northern Affairs Canada -Aboriginal Bursaries Search Tool
Consider contacting the following agencies for financial assistance:
Canada-Saskatchewan Integrated Student Loans Program
The Canada-Saskatchewan Integrated Student Loans Program offers a needs based supplement to your existing resources to help you fund your education.
For further information, contact the Student Financial Assistance Branch at 1-800-597-8278 (toll-free in Canada) or (306) 787-5620 (in Regina area or outside Canada) or by email firstname.lastname@example.org
First Nations Post-Secondary Education in Saskatchewan
For First Nations Saskatchewan students: you may be able to access post secondary support through your respective First Nation or Tribal Council. For further information, please contact your respective post-secondary program coordinator.
Metis Nation of Saskatchewan
For Metis Saskatchewan students: you may be able to access information on avenues of support for post-secondary study at the Gabriel Dumont Institute. For further information, please contact GDI’s Training and Employment Services at 1-877-488-6888 (Toll Free)
For more information about scholarships and financial support for Aboriginal students in the College of Arts & Science, please contact the Aboriginal Student Achievement Office (ASAO) at ASAO@arts.usask.ca.