Mount Royal University Scholarships

Mount Royal University (lots) – open November 1 –  March 1
Mount Royal offers hundreds of awards to new and continuing students. Prior to applying for awards, you may wish to review the award eligibility and criteria to see what you might qualify for.

University of Regina Scholarships and Awards

Entrance awards are for those students who have will be attending the University of Regina for the first time.

The University of Regina is pleased to offer a number of scholarships and awards to help you pay for school.  There are two types of programs available:

Automatic Entrance Scholarships

Eligibility for these scholarships is based on your admission average – no application is required.

Types of Scholarships Value Criteria
UR Circle of Scholars Entrance Scholarship $20,000($5,000 x 4 years)
  • 10 awards for top student in each of the identified regions within Canada
  • $5,000 in first year, renewable for 3 additional years
Centennial Merit Plus Scholarship $3,000
  • Admission average of 95% or higher
  • Students applying directly from a Canadian high school or Canadian citizens applying directly from a foreign high school
Centennial Merit Scholarship $2,000
  • Admission average of 90-94.99%
  • Students applying directly from a Canadian high school or Canadian citizens applying directly from a foreign high school
University of Regina Out of
Province Entrance Scholarship
  • Admission average of 85-89.99%
  • Students applying directly from a Canadian high school outside of Saskatchewan
New Frontier Scholarships $1,500
  • Highest admission average as of March 15
  • Students applying as a post-secondary transfer, Adult 12, final Canadian high school, or Canadian high school upgrading.



Application Required Entrance Scholarships and Awards

Here are some tips to help you get a head start:

  • Review the award descriptions here
  • Review the application requirements. This will help you prepare your application and determine your eligibility
  • Preparing your personal statement (only one is submitted for all  awards you are applying for)
  • Prepare a list of Extra-Curricular activities and Community Involvement
  • Obtain additional materials required (i.e., letters of reference, writing samples, etc.)

Need help?  Attend one of our workshops or contact us.

If you would like more information on the U of R, please visit the Future Students site.

University of Saskatchewan Scholarships

Open to all entering students

Money Matters and Scholarships Website

TD Scholarships for Community Leadership

TD Canada Trust Scholarships for Community Leadership:

For over two decades, young people across Canada have consistently gone above and beyond to make their community — and our world — a better place. That definitely deserves recognition.

What are the TD Scholarships?

Twenty TD Scholarships for Community Leadership are awarded to students in their last year of high school or CEGEP (in Quebec) who have demonstrated leadership in improving their community. Each scholarship has a value of up to $70,000 and includes:

  • Up to $10,000 for tuition per year (for up to a maximum of four years)
  • $7,500 a year for living expenses (for up to a maximum of four years)

Helping you build connections

But that’s not all. These scholarships also help you make connections that could last a lifetime, including:

  • Offers of paid summer employment
  • Mentorship opportunities
  • Annual gatherings, networking opportunities and more

Two easy ways to apply

TD Scholarships for Community Leadership are open to students across Canada who are in their final year of high school or CEGEP (in Quebec); have a minimum overall grade average of 75% in their most recently completed school year and have demonstrated community leadership.

Read the terms and conditions›

  1. Apply online› and mail all of your supporting documents


  1. Download your application here. Print and mail your completed application with your supporting documents.

Include all of your supporting documents and ensure that your application is received by November 18, 2016. All applications and correspondence should be registered to:

Universities Canada
Ref: TD Scholarships for Community Leadership
350 Albert Street, Suite 1710
Ottawa, ON K1R 1B1

Here’s more about the application process:

You can apply directly online using our digital application form, or print your application and mail it to us by the application deadline. As well, we require:

1. 600-word essay describing your community leadership experience. Tell us:

  • Why you got involved.
  • How your involvement shows initiative and innovation.
  • The ways your efforts have strengthened others.
  • How long you have been involved.
  • What you think the long-term impact will be.
  • How your community has affected you.
  • In addition, include a brief description of the range of your other community activities.

2. A letter of recommendation from your school.

3. Two letters of support from community groups.

4. Your academic transcript.

5. You also have the option of including:

  • A 250-word essay (three copies) describing your family and personal life, for example your family’s employment or economic situation.
  • A 250-word essay about your life experiences if you have taken a year or more away from high school or CEGEP.


Deadline:  November 18, 2016 (must be received before)

Remax Quest for Excellence Bursary


Timeline:  September 12, 2016 – March 13, 2017


Loran Scholars Foundation


Loran’s Scholars Foundation offer the country’s largest and most comprehensive four-year undergraduate award (valued at $100 000), providing young leaders of character with opportunities to develop their talents and work towards a better world.

Eligibility Criteria for High School Students

  • Be in your final year of uninterrupted full-time studies in high school.
  • Present a minimum cumulative average of 85%.
  • Hold Canadian citizenship or permanent resident status.
  • Be at least 16 years of age by September 1st of the following year.

If you are currently undertaking a gap year for academic pursuits or community service-based activities, after uninterrupted full-time studies, you may still be eligible and should apply to the direct pool.


Renewable for up to four years, with a total value of $100,000, each Loran Award includes:

  • An annual stipend of $10,000
  • A matching tuition waiver from one of 25 partner universities
  • Personal mentorship from a Canadian leader
  • Access to our network and up to $10,000 in funding for summer internships in three different sectors
  • An orientation expedition through Algonquin Park
  • Annual retreats and scholar gatherings

We also grant approximately 90 finalist and provincial awards to promising candidates who are not selected as Loran Scholars. Read more about our different awards.


Deadline:  October 19, 2016 (sponsored pool) and October 26 (direct pool)