There are a variety of awards and scholarships available for students in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics. Students are also eligible for general College of Arts and Science scholarships and bursaries, and are encouraged to apply for external awards in addition to those provided by the university.

Specifics of all awards can be found here: University of Saskatchewan Scholarships and Bursaries

Entering Students

Award Value: Based on financial resources available, approximately $6,000

  • Open to entering undergraduate students with the intent to major in Mathematics, Statistics, Mathematical Physics, or Applied Mathematics. 
  • Selection is based on academic achievement and supplemental application material (reference letter, brief statement of no more than one page) indicating a strong interest in the Mathematical sciences. 

To apply complete the Competitive Entrance Scholarships application form in PAWS. Supporting documents including reference letter and brief statement should be sent to awards.documents@usask.ca. Deadline: March 1st annually. 

Award Listing: Harold Ross Saddington Memorial Award in Mathematics

Continuing students

Award Value: Varies, approximately $500

Award listing: Carman E. Miller Undergraduate Mathematics Competition Prize

Award Value: Varies, approximately $1,200

  • Open to a student entering their third year of an honours degree in Mathematics or a combined honours degree in Mathematics and a second subject. 
  • Selection is based on academic achievement. 
  • No application is required. 

Award Listing: Dr. Herman Ferns Scholarship

Award Value: Varies

  • Open to full-time female undergraudate students entering 3rd or 4th year enrolled in an honours degree program in Mathematics, Statistics or Mathematical Physics. Students must have a minimum average of 80%, and be Canadian citizens. 
  • Selection is based on academic achievement. 
  • No application is required 

Award Listing: The James G. and Edith Duthie Memorial Scholarship

Award Value: Varies, approximately $1,000

  • Open to first and second year undergraduate students on a path toward a major in Mathematics, Statistics, Mathematical Physics, or Applied Mathematics. 
  • Selection is based on academic achievement in MATH 163, and MATH 176.

To apply, submit a brief statement to asg.studentawards@usask.ca, describing plans to pursue studies in Mathematics, Statistics, Mathematical Physics, or Applied Mathematics. Deadline: January 15, 2020.