Awards and Financial Aid

T: 306-966-2863
E: awards@usask.ca
Manager and Assistant Registrar: Wendy Klingenberg

Awards and Financial Aid is responsible for:

  • selecting recipients for university, provincial, and national award competitions
  • developing terms of reference for student awards
  • creating policies, procedures, and processes for the administration of undergraduate awards
  • monitoring the internal compliance of university policies, procedures, and processes for payout of awards
  • promoting award opportunities to U of S prospective and current students, their parents, and high school counsellors
  • acting as a resource for college and department award administrators and committees
  • providing expertise and knowledge with respect to government and emergency loan processes and procedures
  • acting as liaisons with the government and students to help resolve issues relating to reassessments, appeals, and exceptional circumstances
  • arranging short-term, interest-free emergency loans for eligible students who are experiencing temporary unexpected financial difficulties and who do not have access to other sources of funding