Our Opportunities

Welcome to the University of Lethbridge’s awards, scholarships and bursary application. Whether you are an Undergraduate or Graduate student, this application is for you!
Follow this easy process:

  • To apply for awards, sign in, complete and submit the general application. Depending on your answers and/or your academic information, the system will show you additional opportunities.
  • Submit additional opportunities that are presented to you. Some may require additional work (essay question, reference letters, etc.) and may have different deadlines.
  • Log into this page once a month so you do not miss any award opportunities.

Questions?
Undergraduate inquiries: awards@uleth.ca
Graduate inquiries: sgs.awards@uleth.ca

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1,000.00 minimum Alexander Barnhill Bursary for International Students
Entering or continuing undergraduate or graduate International/Refugee students with financial need. Paper applications are available at the...
Entering or continuing undergraduate or graduate International/Refugee...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00 minimum
Deadline10/01/2019
$2,500.00 minimum Metis Scholar Undergraduate Award
Full-time in any undergraduate degree program (minimum 9 credits per term). Canadian citizen, Métis heritage. Demonstrated financial need, minimum...
Full-time in any undergraduate degree program (minimum 9 credits per...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: $2,500.00 minimum
Deadline10/31/2019
$1,500.00 Bruce McKillop Agility Leaders of Tomorrow Award
Continuing full-time undergraduate students currently involved in entrepreneurial and/or innovative activities. Canadian citizens or permanent...
Continuing full-time undergraduate students currently involved in...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2019
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline11/01/2019
$1,500.00 Cor Van Raay Agility Award in Agriculture
Continuing full-time undergraduate students with involvement in agriculture or agribusiness or an interest in innovation and/or entrepreneurship...
Continuing full-time undergraduate students with involvement in...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2019
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline11/01/2019
5,000 Board of Governors' Graduate Student Research Award
Admission to a full-time, thesis-based, graduate program working under the direct supervision of a Tier I or Tier II Board of Governors Research...
Admission to a full-time, thesis-based, graduate program working under...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2019
  • Award: 5,000
Deadline11/15/2019
$1,000.00 for actual admission average of 80 percent and higher Board of Governors’ Admission Scholarship
High school applicants commencing a program of study in the fall semester, highest achieving applicants. Academic achievement determined by the...
High school applicants commencing a program of study in the fall...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00 for actual admission average of 80 percent and higher
Deadline12/15/2019
$1,000.00 minimum Dr. Harold Prokopishyn Memorial Scholarships
High School applicants entering full-time studies in the Bachelor of Nursing program. Academic achievement determined by the student’s admission...
High School applicants entering full-time studies in the Bachelor of...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00 minimum
Deadline12/15/2019
$5,000.00 minimum Patrick Forrest Family Foundation Scholarship
High school applicants from Calgary and area commencing any undergraduate program at the UofL main campus (relocating to Lethbridge). Area...
High school applicants from Calgary and area commencing any...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2019
  • Award: $5,000.00 minimum
Deadline12/15/2019
2,500 25th Anniversary M.A. or M.Sc. Scholarship
Entering full-time thesis based MA or MSc. program in current calendar year. Superior academic achievement.
Entering full-time thesis based MA or MSc. program in current calendar...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: 2,500
4,500 Abbondanza Fine Arts Graduate Scholarship
Entering or continuing full-time students in M.Fine Arts or M.Music. Minimum GPA 3.5. Academic achievement. Demonstrated excellence in studio...
Entering or continuing full-time students in M.Fine Arts or M.Music. ...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: 4,500
$1,500.00 Alberta Blue Cross Health and Wellness Graduate Bursary
U of L Graduate student enrolled in Masters or Doctoral program. Full-time or part-time student. Financial need. Student’s thesis topic must be...
U of L Graduate student enrolled in Masters or Doctoral program....
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,500.00
$500.00 Alberta Catastrophe Restoration Inc. Award for Education Abroad
Students travelling abroad in an exchange for at least one semester or longer. Students must be enrolled in full-time studies at the UofL in the...
Students travelling abroad in an exchange for at least one semester or...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500.00
up to 2500 Alberta Society of Professional Biologists Scholarship
Continuing M.Sc or PhD stduents in Biological Sciences. Academic achievement. Excellence in biological research.
Continuing M.Sc or PhD stduents in Biological Sciences. Academic...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: up to 2500
To Be Determined Alberta's Domestic (Profiling) Graduate Students Award
Canadian citizen or permanent resident. Resident of Alberta. Continuing in a full-time thesis based graduate program. Preference given to 2nd...
Canadian citizen or permanent resident. Resident of Alberta. Continuing...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: To Be Determined
$1,000.00 minimum Bill and Elsa Cade Student of the Year Award
Full-time students continuing in any undergraduate degree program. Exceptional leadership skills as demonstrated through community and campus...
Full-time students continuing in any undergraduate degree program....
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00 minimum
$200.00 for first prize; $100.00 for second prize Biology Graduate Research Symposium Prize for Research Achievement
Current students in a B.Sc., M.Sc., or Ph.D. program. Performing original research, co-supervised by a member in the Department of Biological...
Current students in a B.Sc., M.Sc., or Ph.D. program. Performing...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $200.00 for first prize; $100.00 for second prize
$1,000.00 Cavendish Farms Men’s Hockey Award
Continuing Pronghorn Men’s Hockey player in any degree program. Student must have above average skills in the sport of hockey.
Continuing Pronghorn Men’s Hockey player in any degree program. Student...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,000.00 Cavendish Farms Women’s Hockey Award
Continuing Pronghorn Women’s Hockey player in any degree program. Student must have above average skills in the sport of hockey.
Continuing Pronghorn Women’s Hockey player in any degree program....
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
$200.00 for first prize; $100.00 for second prize Chinook Chemistry and Biochemistry Prizes
Undergraduate and graduate students, performing original research during the 12 months preceding the deadline for abstracts, supervised or...
Undergraduate and graduate students, performing original research during...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $200.00 for first prize; $100.00 for second prize
$750.00 CPA Education Foundation Accounting Students Perseverance Award
Continuing full or part-time students enrolled in an Accounting degree program, or the Post-Bachelor Certificate in Accounting (previously known as...
Continuing full or part-time students enrolled in an Accounting degree...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $750.00
$1,500.00 Derrick & Lytta Pereira Management Prize
All applicants who are offered admission and accept their offer into the MSc (Mgt) Program will be considered for this award. The Director of...
All applicants who are offered admission and accept their offer into the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,500.00
To be determined Dissemination Travel Award
Registered students in a full-time research-based master’s or doctoral program at the time of the conference. Priortiy given to international...
Registered students in a full-time research-based master’s or doctoral...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: To be determined
$1,000.00 Dr. James Tagg History & Citizenship Award
Continuing undergraduate or graduate students majoring in History. Academic achievement and community involvement.
Continuing undergraduate or graduate students majoring in History....
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
$500.00 Education Abroad Award
Students must be accepted to participate in a semester-long exchange program offered by the International Centre (excluding exchanges to Nagoya...
Students must be accepted to participate in a semester-long exchange...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500.00
$2,500.00 Elements Physical Therapy & Acupuncture Award
Entering or continuing students in MSc.Health Science. Demonstrated volunteer service or community involvement. Preference to demonstrated...
Entering or continuing students in MSc.Health Science. Demonstrated...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,500.00
$250.00 for part-time, $500.00 for full-time English for Academic Purposes Domestic Student Award
Students enrolled either part or full time in the EAP programme at the University of Lethbridge. Must be Canadian citizens or permanent residents....
Students enrolled either part or full time in the EAP programme at the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $250.00 for part-time, $500.00 for full-time
$2,400.00 F.W. Hess and Family Award
Candian citizen or permanent resident. Entering or continuing students in any Masters or Ph.D program. Course of study being pursued must relate...
Candian citizen or permanent resident. Entering or continuing students...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,400.00
up to 1500 First Nations Graduate Programs in Education Entrance
Entering part-time or full-time students in any Faculty of Education Master’s program. First Nations, Métis, or Inuit ancestry. Academic...
Entering part-time or full-time students in any Faculty of Education...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: up to 1500
$2,000.00 Global Health and Arts for Change Field Study Bursary
Full-time undergraduate students enrolled in FA 4510/HLSC 4510. Preference given to students with Indigenous ancestry. Academic good standing and...
Full-time undergraduate students enrolled in FA 4510/HLSC 4510....
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,000.00
$800 for Grade 11 average of 80 percent and higher; $500 for Grade 11 average of 75 to 79.9 percent. Grade 11 Merit Award
Awarded to students who achieved a final average of 75% or greater in Grade 11. Must be attending Grade 11 at the time of application. Application...
Awarded to students who achieved a final average of 75% or greater in...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $800 for Grade 11 average of 80 percent and higher; $500 for Grade 11 average of 75 to 79.9 percent.
$1,000.00 Graduate Programs in Education Entrance Scholarship
Entering students registered full-time in a M.Ed. Program. Superior academic achievements in the equivalent of the last two years of study...
Entering students registered full-time in a M.Ed. Program. Superior...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
$500.00 GSA Graduate Student Teaching Award
Full-time UofL Graduate student who has, within the current academic year, served in a teaching role involving direct interaction with students....
Full-time UofL Graduate student who has, within the current academic...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500.00
Variable GSA Research Bursary
Full-time students entering or continuing in any graduate degree program. Requires good academic standing, financial need and a relevant...
Full-time students entering or continuing in any graduate degree...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Variable
$500.00 GSA Student Service Award
Full or part-time U of L Graduate students currently enrolled and not serving in a payed position in the ULGSA who demonstrate service to the...
Full or part-time U of L Graduate students currently enrolled and not...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500.00
$500 GSA Travel Award
Full-time graduate students at the time of application. Presenting at or attending an internationally recognized conference or attending a...
Full-time graduate students at the time of application. Presenting at or...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
$500 GSA Travel Award II
Full-time graduate students at the time of application. Presenting at or attending an internationally recognized conference or attending a...
Full-time graduate students at the time of application. Presenting at or...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
$0.00 HS Finance Competition Tuition Credit
New high school student(s) who attends the High School Finance Competition (HSFC) event and finishes in one the top three team placings. Students...
New high school student(s) who attends the High School Finance...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $0.00
200-500 Images of Research Competition Prize
Graduate students in good standing in a thesis-based/project-based program that satisfies research criterion for Tri-Council funding (SSHRC, NSERC,...
Graduate students in good standing in a thesis-based/project-based...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: 200-500
Up to $1,000.00 Indigenous Bursary
Full-time undergraduate students, Indigenous ancestry. Financial need exacerbated by an emergency situation.
Full-time undergraduate students, Indigenous ancestry. Financial need...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to $1,000.00
$3,000.00 Ingrid and Ray Speaker Scholarship
Admission to the M.Sc. Management program. Canadian citizen. Academic achievement.
Admission to the M.Sc. Management program. Canadian citizen. Academic...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $3,000.00
Up to $500.00 International Student Emergency Bursary
International full-time undergraduate students in good academic standing. Financial need exacerbated by an emergency.
International full-time undergraduate students in good academic...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to $500.00
$1,000.00 Jacoba VandenBrink Award
Entering or continuing students in a M.Sc. Nursing program. Demonstrated vounteer service or other community involvement. Preference given to...
Entering or continuing students in a M.Sc. Nursing program. Demonstrated...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,500.00 minimum Jo and Anne Vanee Memorial Award
Continuing Graduate or Undergraduate students in the Dhillon School of Business. Student must have academic achievement, demonstrated commitment to...
Continuing Graduate or Undergraduate students in the Dhillon School of...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,500.00 minimum
$1,000.00 John Farwell Memorial Award
Entering students registered full-time in a Master of Fine Arts program in Theatre and Dramatic Arts with an interest in design. Academic achievement.
Entering students registered full-time in a Master of Fine Arts program...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,500.00 minimum John Gill Memorial Award
Third- or fourth-year students enrolled in any undergraduate degree program. Academic achievement (minimum GPA of 3.00) and demonstrated leadership...
Third- or fourth-year students enrolled in any undergraduate degree...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,500.00 minimum
$1,000.00 Kaede Cultural Society of Calgary International Management Travel Bursary
Full-time continuing Bachelor of Management students with a major in International Management. Students must be travelling to Japan for...
Full-time continuing Bachelor of Management students with a major in...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,500.00 LaValley Graduate Studies Award
Entering or continuing full or part-time students in any graduate program. Canadian or permanent resident. Must reside in, or have just moved...
Entering or continuing full or part-time students in any graduate...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,500.00
Maximum of $1,500.00 Louis Sherman Turcotte Memorial Travel Award
Open only to Canadian citizens and Permanent Residents. Must have a minimum 2.50 cumulative GPA, have completed a minimum of 24.0 credit hours at...
Open only to Canadian citizens and Permanent Residents. Must have a...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Maximum of $1,500.00
$200.00 for first prize; $100.00 for second prize Luke Stebbins Prize for Undergraduate Research Achievement
Students enrolled in a B.Sc. Program. Performing original research and registered in an independent studies or honour’s thesis directly co-/...
Students enrolled in a B.Sc. Program. Performing original research and...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $200.00 for first prize; $100.00 for second prize
5,000 Margaret Elliot McNally (Thomson) Graduate Studies
Entering or continuing students registered full-time in a M.Sc. Nursing program. Academic achievement. Preference given to entering students.
Entering or continuing students registered full-time in a M.Sc. Nursing...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: 5,000