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!

To submit your awards application 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 recommended 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.
    We look forward to seeing your application!
    Questions?
    Undergraduate inquiries: awards@uleth.ca
    Graduate inquiries: sgs.awards@uleth.ca
Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
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
$2500.00 Louise McKinney Scholarship (Alberta Scholarships Program)
The Louise McKinney Post-Secondary Scholarship recognizes and rewards students for their academic achievements and encourages them to continue in...
The Louise McKinney Post-Secondary Scholarship recognizes and rewards...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2500.00
$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
up to $1000 M.A., M.Sc., Ph.D. Coca Cola Bursary
Entering or continuing students in a full-time, thesis based M.A., M.Sc. or Ph.D program. Financial need. Students can not receive this award more...
Entering or continuing students in a full-time, thesis based M.A., M.Sc....
  • Deadline:
  • Award: up to $1000
Up to $4,000.00 ($1,000.00 entering, $1,000.00/yr for up to 3 consecutive years for BN students, or $1,000.00 for 1 consecutive year for BNAD students) Man u' Matapu Nursing Student Award
First Nations, Métis, and Inuit applicants entering a Bachelor of Nursing program. Minimum admission average of 65% or 2.0 transferable GPA for...
First Nations, Métis, and Inuit applicants entering a Bachelor of...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to $4,000.00 ($1,000.00 entering, $1,000.00/yr for up to 3 consecutive years for BN students, or $1,000.00 for 1 consecutive year for BNAD students)
Up to $4,000.00 ($1,000.00 entering, $1,000.00/yr for up to 3 consecutive years for BN students, or $1,000.00 for 1 consecutive year for BNAD students) Man u' Matapu Nursing Student Award
First Nations, Métis, and Inuit applicants entering a Bachelor of Nursing program. Minimum admission average of 65% or 2.0 transferable GPA for...
First Nations, Métis, and Inuit applicants entering a Bachelor of...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to $4,000.00 ($1,000.00 entering, $1,000.00/yr for up to 3 consecutive years for BN students, or $1,000.00 for 1 consecutive year for BNAD students)
$1,200.00 maximum Mary Annis Award in Studio Art
At least third-year standing in a B.F.A. – Art, Art Studio major. Completion of required Art courses (for year of program). Academic achievement in...
At least third-year standing in a B.F.A. – Art, Art Studio major....
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,200.00 maximum
10,000.00 Metis Scholar Grad Award
Entering or continuing students in a full-time graduate program. Minimum GPA 3.0. Canadian citizen of Metis heritage. Not receiving funding from...
Entering or continuing students in a full-time graduate program. Minimum...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: 10,000.00
$1,000.00 Open House Tuition Credit Draw
Students attending the Fall Open House event and who apply for admission on or before the Fall Open House date, will be entered into a draw....
Students attending the Fall Open House event and who apply for admission...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,000.00 minimum Patricia Rae Sarsfield Memorial Bursary for Study Experience
Students in any degree program who are travelling nationally or internationally in an academic sponsored study experience. Must be enrolled...
Students in any degree program who are travelling nationally or...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00 minimum
Variable Paul Bath Memorial Travel Award
Canadian citizens or Permanent Residents. Odd numbered years – Hokkai-Gakuen Exchange students, even numbered years – self-initiated study...
Canadian citizens or Permanent Residents. Odd numbered years –...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Variable
$500.00 minimum Prairie Baseball Academy Award
Full-time undergraduate students who are participants in the Prairie Baseball Academy. Academic achievement (≥2.00 GPA on a minimum of 9.0 credit...
Full-time undergraduate students who are participants in the Prairie...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500.00 minimum
Variable Pronghorn Scholarship Breakfast Award
Available to any Pronghorn Team player admitted to any degree program at the University of Lethbridge. Proficiency in sport and demonstrated...
Available to any Pronghorn Team player admitted to any degree program at...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Variable
Variable Pronghorn Scholarship Breakfast Award
Available to any Pronghorn Team player admitted to any degree program at the University of Lethbridge. Proficiency in sport and demonstrated...
Available to any Pronghorn Team player admitted to any degree program at...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Variable
$1,000.00 Public Health Travel Award
B.H.Sc. Public Health students registered in PUBH 4550. Academic good standing as measured by the Faculty of Health Sciences. Confirmed practicum...
B.H.Sc. Public Health students registered in PUBH 4550. Academic good...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
Up to $5,000.00 Roloff Beny Foundation Photographic Award in Fine Arts
Students currently enrolled in any B.F.A. program who demonstrate an interest in photo-arts. Students authorized by the Faculty of Fine Arts as...
Students currently enrolled in any B.F.A. program who demonstrate an...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to $5,000.00
$13,000.00 School of Graduate Studies International Tuition Award
Admission to a full time MA, MSc, PhD program (Students in the Nursing, Management, Math & Computer Science and Neuroscience Departments are not...
Admission to a full time MA, MSc, PhD program (Students in the Nursing,...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $13,000.00
$4,000.00 School of Graduate Studies Continuing International Tuition Award
Continuing students registered in 2nd year full time MA, MSc or 3rd & 4th year PhD program who received the International Tuition Award previously...
Continuing students registered in 2nd year full time MA, MSc or 3rd &...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $4,000.00
up to $10,000 per year School of Graduate Studies Dean's Scholarship
Admission to a full time MA, MSc, PhD program (Students in the Math & Computer Science and Neuroscience Departments are not considered for this...
Admission to a full time MA, MSc, PhD program (Students in the Math &...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: up to $10,000 per year
$500.00 Students’ Union Emergency Bursary
Full-time students with at least third-year standing. Financial need exacerbated by an emergency situation, must be in good academic standing.
Full-time students with at least third-year standing. Financial need...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500.00
$500.00 Students’ Union International Travel Award
Students who have completed at least one full-time study term at the UofL. Students must be travelling internationally in the upcoming academic...
Students who have completed at least one full-time study term at the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500.00
$500.00 Students’ Union Placement Award
Must have completed at least one academic semester at the UofL. Must have received a placement (Co-op, Professional Semester, Internship or...
Must have completed at least one academic semester at the UofL. Must...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500.00
$1,500.00 minimum Taylor-Makar Ringette Award
Available to UofL Ringette Club student athletes admitted to any degree program. Academic achievement (minimum GPA of 3.00) and community...
Available to UofL Ringette Club student athletes admitted to any degree...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,500.00 minimum
One month studio rental fee waived (value of $600-800) and a stipend of $700 (one disbursement) The Founding Faculty Artist Residency Prize
Undergraduate or graduate students enrolled in an Art program . Academic excellence in Art Studio or cognate practice. Please contact the Faculty...
Undergraduate or graduate students enrolled in an Art program . Academic...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: One month studio rental fee waived (value of $600-800) and a stipend of $700 (one disbursement)
To Be Determined Three-Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition
Students in good standing in a thesis-based graduate program that satisfies research criterion for Tri-Council funding (SSHRC, NSERC, CIHR)....
Students in good standing in a thesis-based graduate program that...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: To Be Determined
$1,500.00 for first prize, $750.00 for second prize; $250.00 for third prize University of Lethbridge Play Right Prize
Undergraduate students in good standing at the time of submission of entry. Best submissions as selected by judges.
Undergraduate students in good standing at the time of submission of...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,500.00 for first prize, $750.00 for second prize; $250.00 for third prize
$1,500.00 for first prize, $750.00 for second prize; $250.00 for third prize University of Lethbridge Striking Prose Prize
Undergraduate students in good standing at the time of submission of entry. Best submissions as selected by judges.
Undergraduate students in good standing at the time of submission of...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,500.00 for first prize, $750.00 for second prize; $250.00 for third prize
$1,250 Wigham Family Professional Inquiry Project Prize
Faculty of Education PS III students nominated by their faculty instructor for excellence in their Professional Inquiry Project, and who present a...
Faculty of Education PS III students nominated by their faculty...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,250
Variable WUSC Student Refugee Bursary
Students entering or continuing in a degree program. Recognized as refugees by the United Nations High Commission on Refugees and applied for...
Students entering or continuing in a degree program. Recognized as...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Variable
$1,500.00 History and Heroes Foundation Award
This award is annually funded by the History and Heroes Fund at the Edmonton Community Foundation. Their Honours, Lieutenant Governor Lois Mitchell...
This award is annually funded by the History and Heroes Fund at the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Intermezzo Classical Voice Award
B.Mus. students with voice as the instrument. Participation in an activity, experience, or opportunity to enhance vocal development. Preference to...
B.Mus. students with voice as the instrument. Participation in an...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Myrtle Ruth Bodie Mathematics Scholarship
Continuing full-time students in a Bachelor or Master of Science, Mathematics major who are on the Fall semester Dean’s Honour List (undergraduate...
Continuing full-time students in a Bachelor or Master of Science,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$500.00 Proficio Musica Award
B.Mus. Students, participation in an activity, experience or opportunity that enhances musical development. Preference to second- or third-year...
B.Mus. Students, participation in an activity, experience or opportunity...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$1,500.00 Stephen Mitchell Scholarship in Mathematics
Continuing full-time third or fourth year undergraduate or graduate students in a B.Sc., M.Sc. with a major in Math or PhD students in Theoretical...
Continuing full-time third or fourth year undergraduate or graduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$500.00 Doreen Kooy Memorial Prize for Co-Op Student Excellence
Dhillon School of Business (DSB) Co-op students who are either part/full time continuing, or who have met degree requirements in current academic...
Dhillon School of Business (DSB) Co-op students who are either part/full...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Laurence Decore Award for Student Leadership (Alberta Scholarships Program)
Applicants must: be a Canadian citizen, Permanent Resident or Protected Person (visa students are not eligible), be an Alberta resident, and to...
Applicants must: be a Canadian citizen, Permanent Resident or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
Tuition and fees for six courses and reimbursement for Foreign Credential Assessment Flair Foundation Bursary
For students intending to pursue a CPA designation and who require 10 or more Post-Bachelor Certificate in Accounting (previously known as...
For students intending to pursue a CPA designation and who require 10 or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Tuition and fees for six courses and reimbursement for Foreign Credential Assessment
Ended
Tuition and mandatory fees for up to 3 courses per academic year and the cost of Foreign Credential Assessment performed by CA School of Business or CPA Canada (if applicable). Mike Shaikh FCA and Linda Shaikh Bursary
Students in the Post-Bachelor Certificate in Accounting (previously known as Professional Diploma in Accounting) and who are changing careers...
Students in the Post-Bachelor Certificate in Accounting (previously...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Tuition and mandatory fees for up to 3 courses per academic year and the cost of Foreign Credential Assessment performed by CA School of Business or CPA Canada (if applicable).
Ended
Minimum $2,000.00 Dhillon School of Business International Bursary
Full-time entering international students admitted to a Dhillon School of Business undergraduate or graduate degree program. Student must have...
Full-time entering international students admitted to a Dhillon School...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Minimum $2,000.00
Ended
$3,000.00 maximum George Ellis Research Scholarship
Must have a minimum of 19 semester courses in a degree program at the time the research is undertaken and have successfully completed a minimum of...
Must have a minimum of 19 semester courses in a degree program at the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000.00 maximum
Ended
$1,000.00 School of Liberal Education Volunteer Scholarship
Continuing full-time undergraduate students in any degree program, minimum second year standing, with preference given to those who have completed...
Continuing full-time undergraduate students in any degree program,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$300.00 minimum 1996 Alberta Winter Games Scholarship - Fine Arts
Graduates from a City of Lethbridge high school. Academic achievement, and demonstrated artistic excellence in the Fine Arts (Art, Drama, and/ or...
Graduates from a City of Lethbridge high school. Academic achievement,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $300.00 minimum
Ended
$1,250.00 Alberta Blue Cross 50th Anniversary Computer Science Award
Alberta residents, must be enrolled in the Bachelor of Science program with a major in Computer Science. Academic achievement and financial need.
Alberta residents, must be enrolled in the Bachelor of Science program...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,250.00
Ended
$1,250.00 Alberta Blue Cross 50th Anniversary Entrance Award
Alberta residents, academic achievement and financial need.
Alberta residents, academic achievement and financial need.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,250.00
Ended
$1,250.00 Alberta Blue Cross 50th Anniversary Relocation Award
Alberta residents, must have a permanent residence of a distance of at least 100 km away from the City of Lethbridge. Academic achievement and...
Alberta residents, must have a permanent residence of a distance of at...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,250.00
Ended
$1,000.00 minimum Andrea Block Memorial Scholarship
Entering high school applicants who attended high schools situated in the Eastern Irrigation District (Brooks, Bassano, Duchess and Rosemary),...
Entering high school applicants who attended high schools situated in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00 minimum
Ended
$500.00 Archdeacon Cecil Swanson Award
Preference to new high school students majoring in English or History, academic achievement and financial need.
Preference to new high school students majoring in English or History,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Bianca Elke Entrance Award in New Media
New high school applicants admitted to the Bachelor of Fine Arts, New Media Program. Academic achievement, artistic merit.
New high school applicants admitted to the Bachelor of Fine Arts, New...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$500.00 Bigelow Fowler Clinic Scholarship
New high school applicants with an intent to pursue a medical career, academic achievement.
New high school applicants with an intent to pursue a medical career,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$300.00 Canada Winter Games Scholarship
Residents of southern Alberta with high achievement in athletics at the high school level. Contribution to the community and academic achievement.
Residents of southern Alberta with high achievement in athletics at the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $300.00
Ended