External Student and Faculty Awards

In addition to the scholarships and funding provided by the University of Regina, there are a number of external awards available to students and faculty.

For questions about external awards please contact Amy Hunter. Students can also subscribe here to recieve the student external awards e-newsletter.

Upcoming Events/Deadlines:

Rhodes Scholarship - Internal Deadline: May 21, 2024 by 8:00 a.m. CST (Timeline & Instructions - Document Updated April 24, 2023)



Canadian Institute for Military and Veteran Health Research Scholarships - Deadline: June 7, 2024

 Royal Canadian Legion Doctoral Scholarship in Military and Veteran Health Research.
Awarded to a doctoral student who demonstrates research excellence or exhibits significant potential for a high impact research career in an area relating to military and Veteran health research.

Royal Canadian Legion Masters Scholarship in Veteran Health Research
Awarded to a Master’s level student specializing in research related to Veterans and their families.

The Dr. Mark Zamorski Award
Awarded to a postgraduate student to enhance their specialization in epidemiological and mental health problems in military personnel, Veterans and their families.

For full eligibility, criteria, and to apply, please visit - https://bit.ly/35MQEiK.

All applications are due by 12 PM ET on June 7, 2024.

McCall MacBain Scholarship    Canada & US Deadline: September 25, 2024
                                                  International Deadline: August 21, 2024

Interested in mentorship, leadership skills development, and funding to start a graduate degree? 

The McCall MacBain Scholarships are Canada’s first comprehensive, leadership-based scholarships for master’s and professional studies. The program brings together students who strive to engage in positive change by taking on meaningful leadership roles. 

The scholarship covers:

  • Tuition and fees for 150+ eligible programs at McGill University
  • A living stipend of $2,000 per month during academic terms
  • Mentors, advisors, and coaching
  • A leadership development program

Up to 130 scholarships and awards will be offered annually for admission the following year. Two-thirds of the scholarships are available for Canadian students, and one-third are for international students in Canada and abroad.

CRITERIA: Character, community engagement, leadership potential, entrepreneurial spirit, academic strength, and intellectual curiosity.

To be eligible to apply for our 2025 cohort, you will need to meet ONE of the following criteria:

  • You are a current student on track to earn your first bachelor’s degree by August 2025
  • You earned your first bachelor’s degree in the last five years (January 2019 or later)
  • You earned your first bachelor’s degree more than five years ago, and are 30 years or younger in 2024

You will also need to meet the minimum degree and language requirements for McGill master’s program admission.

TIMELINE: Applications will open in June 2024