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
$2,000.00 per semester, to a maximum of $4,000.00 per academic year Indigenous Careers Award (Alberta Scholarship Program)
The Indigenous Careers Award is designed to encourage Indigenous Albertans (First Nations, Métis, and Inuit) to pursue and complete post-secondary...
The Indigenous Careers Award is designed to encourage Indigenous...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2021
  • Award: $2,000.00 per semester, to a maximum of $4,000.00 per academic year
Deadline09/30/2021
$1,000.00 minimum Alexander Barnhill Bursary for International Students
Entering or continuing undergraduate or graduate International or Refugee students with demonstrated financial need. Students must be currently...
Entering or continuing undergraduate or graduate International or...
  • Deadline: 10/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00 minimum
Deadline10/01/2021
$2,500.00 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: 10/01/2021
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline10/01/2021
$1,000.00 Jason Lang Scholarship (Alberta Scholarships Program)
Issued via the Province of Alberta, the Jason Lang Scholarship recognizes and rewards Alberta post-secondary students for their academic...
Issued via the Province of Alberta, the Jason Lang Scholarship...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline10/15/2021
$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: 10/31/2021
  • Award: $2,500.00 minimum
Deadline10/31/2021
$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: 11/01/2021
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline11/01/2021
$1,000.00 for actual admission average of 80 percent and higher Board of Governors' Admission Scholarship
For new high school applicants commencing a program of study in the fall semester. An admission application must be submitted to the University of...
For new high school applicants commencing a program of study in the fall...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00 for actual admission average of 80 percent and higher
Deadline12/15/2021
$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: 12/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00 minimum
Deadline12/15/2021
$5,000.00 minimum Patrick Forrest Family Foundation Scholarship
New High school applicants from Calgary and area commencing any undergraduate program at the UofL main campus (relocating to Lethbridge). Area...
New High school applicants from Calgary and area commencing any...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2021
  • Award: $5,000.00 minimum
Deadline12/15/2021
$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
5,000 Board of Governors' Graduate Student Research Award (Doctoral)
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:
  • Award: 5,000
5,000 Board of Governors' Graduate Student Research Award (Masters)
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:
  • Award: 5,000
$500.00 minimum Burns Foods Athletic Award
Continuing students who have successfully completed at least two semesters of full-time studies in the previous year at the UofL. Overall...
Continuing students who have successfully completed at least two...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500.00 minimum
up to $1,000.00 Chandler Family Inclusion Fund
Acceptance and participation in the Inclusive Education Program at the University of Lethbridge. Demonstrated community and/or University...
Acceptance and participation in the Inclusive Education Program at the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: up to $1,000.00
$200.00 for first prize; $100.00 for second prize Chinook Chemistry and Biochemistry Prizes
Undergraduate and Graduate students who are planning to participate in the Chinook Symposium poster competition. Must have performed original...
Undergraduate and Graduate students who are planning to participate in...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $200.00 for first prize; $100.00 for second prize
$1,000.00 Consulting Archaeology Award
Full-time graduate or undergraduate students who are continuing in an Archaeology and Geography major. Must have demonstrated academic achievement...
Full-time graduate or undergraduate students who are continuing in an...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
$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
10,000 CREATE Graduate Award (Master)
Full-time graduate students registered in a thesis-based program and are a CREATE program trainee. Awards decided by the CREATE group; names...
Full-time graduate students registered in a thesis-based program and are...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: 10,000
Variable Dhillon School of Business High School 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. First...
New high school student(s) who attends the High School Finance...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Variable
$1,500 Dissemination Travel Award
Registered students in a full-time research-based master’s or doctoral program at the time of the conference. Priority given to Master’s students...
Registered students in a full-time research-based master’s or doctoral...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,500
$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
$500.00 English for Academic Purposes Completion Award
Students completing the English for Academic Purposes (EAP) program and entering into a degree (undergraduate or graduate) program at the...
Students completing the English for Academic Purposes (EAP) program and...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $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
$2,000.00 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
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
$1,000.00 minimum Guinevere's Award in Studio Art
At least third-year standing in a Bachelor of Fine Arts – Art, Art Studio major. Preference will be given to those who have taken or are enrolled...
At least third-year standing in a Bachelor of Fine Arts – Art, Art...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00 minimum
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
Up to $500.00 International Student Emergency Bursary
International full-time students in good academic standing. Financial need exacerbated by an emergency.
International full-time students in good academic standing. Financial...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to $500.00
$1,000.00 Jim Miller Award for Excellence in Classical Guitar
Full-time entering students in a Bachelor of Music program with a studio concentration in guitar. Demonstrated ability and potential in classical...
Full-time entering students in a Bachelor of Music program with a studio...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,500.00 minimum Jo and Anne Vanee Memorial Award
Graduate or Undergraduate students who are continuing in the Dhillon School of Business. Student must have demonstrated academic achievement,...
Graduate or Undergraduate students who are continuing in the Dhillon...
  • 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
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 Bachelor of Science program performing original research, registered in an independent study or honour’s thesis directly...
Students enrolled in a Bachelor of Science program performing original...
  • 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 $2,000.00 Mastercard Foundation Indigenous Emergency Bursary
Full-time entering or continuing undergraduate or graduate students with Indigenous ancestry. Students must be experiencing short-term financial...
Full-time entering or continuing undergraduate or graduate students with...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: up to $2,000.00
$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
$1,500.00 Prentice Institute Undergraduate Research Scholarship
Full-time continuing undergraduate students currently enrolled in a research project (independent study, applied study or thesis) under the...
Full-time continuing undergraduate students currently enrolled in a...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,500.00
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
Bachelor of Health Sciences Public Health students registered in PUBH 4550. Academic good standing as measured by the Faculty of Health Sciences....
Bachelor of Health Sciences Public Health students registered in...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,000.00 Rita L. Irwin Scholarship for Art Education
Students continuing in a Bachelor of Education program with a major in Art Education. Must have demonstrated academic achievement (minimum...
Students continuing in a Bachelor of Education program with a major in...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
Up to $5,000.00 Roloff Beny Foundation Photographic Award in Fine Arts
Students currently enrolled in any Bachelor of Fine Arts program who demonstrate an interest in photo-arts or students authorized by the Faculty of...
Students currently enrolled in any Bachelor of Fine Arts program who...
  • 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