Scholarships and Awards

Faculty: Status:
Awarded to full-time students who demonstrate financial need, good academic standing. Preference will be given to students with an expressed interest in pursuing theological studies.
Deadline:
Oct 1
The A. Stewart Buchanan Memorial Award will be granted to a student in financial need who is entering any year of the DVM program at the Atlantic Veterinary College at UPEI.
Max Amount:
$2400.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Entering 1,2,3 or 4
Awarded to a second-, third-, or fourth-year Nursing student from Prince County, or who has received their pre-university education in Prince County, who has a demonstrated financial need and high academic standing.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Faculty:
Nursing
Awarded to a student who generally resides in a country outside of North America and is entering undergraduate studies at UPEI.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Status:
International
Awarded to a student entering the four year degree program in the Faculty of Nursing at UPEI.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to a second-year student entering third-year Engineering at UPEI and who, in the judgment of the Department of Engineering, best combines academic performance, need, and qualities desirable in a future Engineer.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a student entering third year in the Accounting Specialization, who had a high academic achievement in Accounting 202, demonstrates leadership, professionalism, team building and mentorship of his or her peers and intends to pursue a career as a Chartered Professional Accountant. Preference given to international students.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Faculty:
Business
Status:
International
Awarded to one male and one female who are full-time returning students and have demonstrated interest and involvement in the Panther Basketball Program through leadership and team spirit.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Awarded to student entering the Education program who has shown great potential in their application through academic accomplishment, community service, and motivation for teaching.
Max Amount:
$400.00
Deadline:
Apr 15
Faculty:
Education
Awarded to a student entering third year of the Sustainable Design Engineering degree program. The student will have completed their first two years in engineering at UPEI and will have taken at least one philosophy course. Preference given to a student in financial need.
Max Amount:
$1100.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a fourth-year student enrolled in the Nursing program at UPEI who has a demonstrated financial need and is not already receiving any other major donor funded award.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a nursing student in their final year of study who is not already receiving any other major donor funded awards.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Faculty:
Nursing
Awarded to a full-time second-year Nursing student who displays excellence in bedside nursing while maintaining a satisfactory academic record. The recipient is determined on the basis of performance in one clinical course in the first year and the two clinical courses in second year.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a graduating student excelling in Spanish Literature
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a graduating student excelling in French.
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a graduating student excelling in Latin American Studies
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to the student with the second-highest standing in the third year of the Science program proceeding to fourth year.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to the student with the second-highest standing in the third year of the Arts program proceeding to fourth year.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a full-time student proceeding to fourth year who stands highest in third-year Science.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to the students standing highest in third-year Arts and returning to fourth year.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to the student with the highest standing in the fourth year of the Arts program.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to the student standing highest in the fourth year of the Science program.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to an international student (not including the US) who has used the services of the Webster Centre for Teaching and Learning.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Status:
International
Awarded to a graduating student in Veterinary Medicine at AVC who demonstrates outstanding proficiency in feline medicine and surgery.
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a graduating student in Veterinary Medicine at AVC exemplifying clinical proficiency in anesthesia.
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to three graduating students in Veterinary Medicine at AVC demonstrating sincere interest in internal medicine and outstanding didactic and clinical expertise in internal medicine, two awards for students interested in Small Animal Internal Medicine and one award for a student interested in Large Animal Internal Medicine.
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
This award is given to a graduating student in veterinary medicine at the Atlantic Veterinary College who has demonstrated exceptional proficiency and interest in anatomic and/or clinical pathology.
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to the graduating student in Veterinary Medicine at AVC who shows outstanding enthusiasm and understanding for diagnostic and therapeutic radiology.
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to two graduating students in Veterinary Medicine from AVC who demonstrate academic and clinical proficiency in small animal surgery and large animal surgery, respectively.
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a deserving student who has graduated from a PEI high school and is entering first year of the four year Sustainable Design Engineering program at UPEI.
Deadline:
Mar 1
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Entering 1st Year
awarded to a full time student who is a member of the UPEI hockey team and has completed training in an Andrews hockey Growth Program.
Max Amount:
$1500.00
Awarded to a third or fourth year student enrolled full-time in the nursing program or a first or second year student enrolled full-time in the accelerated nursing Degree Program who intends to pursue a nursing degree in the geriatric field.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Faculty:
Nursing
Awarded to a student in the Internationalization Specialization in Education who best embodies the spirit of internationalism through their course work and fundraising.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Apr 15
Faculty:
Education
Awarded to the student who, in his or her graduating year from UPEI, has been accepted to study Medicine at a university, medical school, or college.
Max Amount:
$2500.00
Deadline:
Apr 1
Status:
Other Post Grad
Awarded to a full time graduate student at the Atlantic Veterinary College. Selection will be based on the candidate's application for admission to graduate school, including letters of reference. Primary criterion will be academic record, and secondary will be potential for success in their graduate program. Scholarship is non-renewable amd applicants receiving stipend support totaling more than $20,000 annually are not eligible.
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to a graduating student in Veterinary Medicine at AVC who demonstrates excellence in diagnostic pathology and microbiology during the senior clinical rotations.
Max Amount:
$200.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a student from Atlantic Canada entering their third or fourth year of study in Veterinary Medicine.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a deserving third-year student in Veterinary Medicine from the Atlantic Provinces bringing credit to the profession through involvement in veterinary, collegiate, and community affairs.
Max Amount:
$245.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a student entering full-time studies (5 courses/15 semester-hours per semester) in the Nursing program at UPEI.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to students from rural PEI, one from each county, based on financial need and achievement in the first year of a university program. Available to second-year students only.
Max Amount:
$2000.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to a student entering 3rd or 4th year whose studies will guide them a vocation in Education, Health and/or Social Services.
Max Amount:
$350.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Current 4th Year
Award will be granted to a returning UPEI student in their first undergraduate degree in any faculty who has an interest in L.M. Montgomery, a demonstrated aptitude for social media initiatives, and above average writing skills with an understanding of the importance of clear and effective communication. The successful award candidate will receive funding for a learning opportunity project with the LMMI.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to the student entering third year who achieves the highest aggregate in Computer Science based on a full course load in second year.
Max Amount:
$1385.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 3rd Year
The Barb C. Mullaly Memorial Athletic Award will be granted to a returning Academic All-Canadian student athlete in their first undergraduate studies program who displays a positive attitude and the qualities of leadership and mentorship that Barb exhibited throughout her university career in education. The recipient will informally mentor a first year athlete. Preference will be given to a female varsity athlete. The successful recipient will be recommended by the Director of Athletics in consultation with the UPEI athletics student leadership group and UPEI varsity coaches and will be approved by the Senate Committee on Scholarships and Awards.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Awarded to a graduating student in Veterinary Medicine who has demonstrated extraordinary compassion, outstanding communication skills, and deep respect for the human-companion animal bond while caring for a critically ill animal.
Max Amount:
$1500.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a graduating student in Veterinary Medicine at AVC demonstrating excellence in communication skills during their senior clinical rotations.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
awarded to a student who has completed third year, has excelled in Accounting 301/302 and has demonstrated a high level of involvement/leadership in the community through participation in university/community activities.
Max Amount:
$2000.00
Faculty:
Business
Awarded to a returning undergraduate student who is in good academic standing and has an interest in agriculture.
Max Amount:
$900.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded to a first-, second-, or third-year student in Veterinary Medicine who graduated from a Prince Edward Island high school and who has an interest in large animal veterinary medicine.
Max Amount:
$700.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 1st Year
Current 2nd Year
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a student in the third year of the Music program who best demonstrates interest and ability in the areas of choral conducting and/or accompaniment.
Max Amount:
$395.00
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to two (2) students studying in the Master of Arts in Island Studies (MAIS) program who have completed at least four of the core MAIS courses, are not full-time employees at UPEI, or will not be receiving other scholarships in excess of $2,000 at the time of application. Gold Award funding minimum $1,250 and Silver Award funding minimum $750.
Deadline:
Aug 15
Faculty:
MArts
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to a student entering UPEI who has played in the Western Hockey League and is a Panther Hockey athlete.
Max Amount:
$3000.00
Awarded to a full-time student in his or her fourth year at UPEI carrying at least a normal load of five courses per semester and scheduled to graduate the following May. Based on academic performance and financial need.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to the graduating student with the second-highest aggregate in the fourth year of the Science program.
Max Amount:
$250.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a Master's or PhD student in any graduate program at UPEI. Preference will be given to a student who demonstrates a commitment to service and social responsibility in their community while achieving a high academic standing.
Max Amount:
$9000.00
Deadline:
Apr 13
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to a graduating student who has exemplified excellence in scholarship in the Diversity and Social Justice Studies program.
Max Amount:
$250.00
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to the student entering the fourth year of a History degree who has attained the highest cumulative mark in the department's core courses - HIS 101, 102, 201, 202, 211 and 312.
Max Amount:
$1700.00
Faculty:
Arts
awarded to a returning full time student who has a demonstrated interest and involvement in the Panther Women's Hockey team and has shown leadership, team spirit and community involvement. Preference given to a student who attended secondary school in Prince Edward Island.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Awarded to returning nursing students who intend to pursue an international experience as part of their UPEI education. Preference given to students who display attributes of future professionalism such as integrity, stability, empathy and commitment and have orchestrated their own learning opportunities abroad.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Faculty:
Nursing
Awarded to a full time student entering second year, who achieved the highest average while carrying at least a normal load of five courses per semester in the first year program. This scholarship is stackable with other UPEI awards and recognizes academic performance.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to a graduating student in Veterinary Medicine who has submitted the best case report concerning laboratory animals.
Max Amount:
$250.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a second year student in Veterinary Medicine who demonstrates proficiency in Pathology.
Max Amount:
$100.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to two (2) masters and/or doctoral students who have resided in PEI for 5 of the last 15 years and are pursuing a graduate degree in the area of Arts, Education, Science, Vet Science or Nursing. One award of a minimum $5,000 in the area of Arts or Education and one award of a minimum $5,000 in the area of Sciences or Nursing are available each year.
Max Amount:
$5000.00
Deadline:
Jan 31
Awarded to a student in any faculty who will engage in an experience living and working with indigenous peoples whether in Canada or internationally. The experience must be for academic credit at UPEI. Examples might include a research-based thesis or dissertation at the masters or doctoral level, or an internship or practicum at the baccalaureate level.
Max Amount:
$2500.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded to a student in the Master of Arts in Island Studies program. Preference given to a student whose work focuses on questions of economic or social policy as it relates to small islands, including Prince Edward Island.
Max Amount:
$3500.00
Deadline:
Aug 15
Faculty:
MArts
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to a second year student in the four year BSc. Nursing program at UPEI who is in good academic standing and has demonstrated a strong personal response and dedication to the challenges of nursing.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Awarded to a full-time student who is in the Women's basketball program and who has strong academic standing.
Max Amount:
$2500.00
Awarded to a student entering the Masters of Business Administration program at UPEI with the following selection criteria: successful candidate must be a resident of PEI, have a record of good academic standing and display financial need.
Max Amount:
$3500.00
Deadline:
June 30
Faculty:
MBA
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to a third-year student in Veterinary Medicine who demonstrates proficiency and interest in small animal medicine and surgery.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 3rd Year
To recognize the contributions of seniors to the classroom, a bursary is available to residents of PEI who are aged 60 and over. Application forms can be filled out and submitted through the Registrar's Office.
awarded to a fourth year nursing student who has an expressed passion for maternity nursing.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Awarded to a fourth year Nursing student in financial need, who reflects the qualities of the Charlottetown Hospital School of Nursing motto: treat every patient, regardless of status, as special and sacred, and fulfill their role with integrity while recognizing the dignity of each patient through all stages of life. Preference for student indicating relationship to CHSON nursing alumnae or staff.
Max Amount:
$365.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to the student with highest aggregate in the final two years in the accounting program who is entering the CPA profession.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Business
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to the student with the highest combined average in Accounting 301 and 302.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Business
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded a graduating student who maintains an average of at least 75% in the final two years in the accounting program, is actively involved in the University community at political or committee level, is considered a team player and assist others in achieveing their goals.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Business
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a UPEI student from Atlantic Canada entering their 2nd, 3rd, or 4th year in the Food and Nutritional Program, who is committed to questions of nutrition and food in the contemporary context and is in high academic standing.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Science
Awarded to the student majoring in Physics who achieved the highest overall average in second year.
Max Amount:
$150.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a full-time student entering third year of the UPEI Music Program who has demonstrated growth and development of musicianship in the previous year and has been recommended by the chair.
Max Amount:
$525.00
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a third-year student in Veterinary Medicine who demonstrates sustained interest and commitment to improving the well-being of animals.
Max Amount:
$2500.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a first-year student who is a graduate of an Island high school, and selected by the Scholarship and Awards Committee based upon general entrance applications received.
Max Amount:
$240.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to the graduating student in Veterinary Medicine at AVC who is selected by their classmates for the best clinical conference presentation.
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a graduating student whose demonstrated leadership has made a considerable contribution to campus life, and particularly to the senior class.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to two first-year students in Veterinary Medicine, selected by classmates and staff, demonstrating exceptional care and compassion for the teaching animals at the Atlantic Veterinary College.
Max Amount:
$930.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 1st Year
This award was established by the AVC Class of 2002. It recognizes a technician at the AVC who demonstrates an enthusiastic spirit and effective teaching and who enhances a positive learning environment for students.
Faculty:
DVM
This award will be presented to an AVC large or small animal intern or resident who has offered superb mentorship to members of the graduating class, demonstrated excellent clinical skills, and showed extraordinary dedication to and passion for their work. This award is presented to the intern or resident who the graduating class feels they would most like to emulate in their future careers. A previous recipient of the award is an eligible candidate in subsequent years.
Max Amount:
$200.00
Faculty:
DVM
Awarded to a full-time student(s) enrolled in the Music program. The recipient(s) of the award shall have exceptional musical ability and/or potential. The successful candidate will receive the award annually for the four years of study. Renewal of the award is contingent upon maintenance of the passing average. A new recipient of the award shall be determined at least once every four years.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to a full time student entering Bachelor of Education Program who has demonstrated commitment to social justice issues through involvement across the UPEI campus or another university campus while completing an undergraduate degree, and/or in the broader community.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Apr 15
Faculty:
Education
awarded to a student graduating from the Sustainable Design Engineering program who has the highest academic standing and is a graduate of a PEI high school.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Science
This award will be granted to a student entering the Atlantic Veterinary College at UPEI who is normally a resident in Nova Scotia and who graduated from the Faculty of Agriculture at Dalhousie University in Truro, NS. In the case of two equally qualifying candidates, preference will be given to the student with the greatest financial need.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to a deserving first-year Engineering student who has achieved well academically and who is not already receiving another first-year Engineering award.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to a high school student entering UPEI who has an expressed interest and involvement in the UPEI Women's Hockey Program. Preference to a student entering the Business Administration program.
Max Amount:
$800.00
Status:
Current 1st Year
Awarded to a returning undergraduate student enrolled in the Business Faculty who is in good academic standing and intends to pursue a career in human resource management.
Max Amount:
$2415.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Faculty:
Business
awarded annually to a maximum of three graduate students to support travel for presentation of their scholarly work at a national or international conference.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Mar 4th
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to a male and female student who have achieved good educational standing and are not already on scholarship. The intent of this award is to ensure that hardworking, talented students may attain their educational goals by continuing on to complete a degree in civil or mechanical engineering.
Max Amount:
$1250.00
Faculty:
Science
Awarded to a student entering studies at UPEI and is intending to pursue their degree from UPEI. Based on financial need.
Max Amount:
$180.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded to a student in the UPEI Faculty of Nursing who has the highest academic achievement in his or her first year of study and who is not already on scholarship. The successful student must be returning to the second year of the program at UPEI.
Max Amount:
$805.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to a full time returning student who is an Academic All-Canadian athlete with a demonstrated interest in and commitment to Panther Field Hockey program.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Awarded to a full time returning student who is an Academic All-Canadian athlete with a demonstrated interest in and commitment to Panther Women's Rugby program.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Awarded to a full time returning student who is an Academic All-Canadian athlete with a demonstrated interest in and commitment to Panther Women's Soccer Program.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Awarded to a full time returning student who is an Academic All-Canadian athlete with a demonstrated interest in and commitment to their sport of swimming.
Max Amount:
$500.00
awarded to an engineering student in their final year at UPEI who is in good academic standing and demonstrates an exceptional ability in leadership and team building.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Science
Awarded to the third-year student in Veterinary Medicine, selected by his or her classmates, for excellence in leadership, participation in student affairs and academic achievement.
Max Amount:
$800.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a student entering their third or fourth year business who is in good academic standing and has displayed extraordinary volunteerism and leadership on campus and in the greater community.
Max Amount:
$2625.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Faculty:
Business
Awarded to a returning student in the Music program who is in good academic standing and has displayed extraordinary volunteerism and leadership on campus and in the greater community.
Max Amount:
$2625.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to a student in Veterinary Medicine entering third or fourth year who is pursuing bovine/large animal studies and hopes to practice Veterinary Medicine in Prince Edward Island. (Not necessarily given out each year at the discretion of Dairy Farmers of PEI.)
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a female student who has a high academic average and who is entering third- or fourth-year Business.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Business
Awarded to a UPEI student in the Music Program in any year of study who is in financial need.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to a student entering their third or fourth year of study who has a demonstrated interest in English literature and the creative writing process.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Awarded to a first year student in the M.Sc. program at UPEI who will conduct a research program focused on ecology and/or wildlife and who displays strong scholastic ability.
Deadline:
July 31st
Faculty:
MSc
Beginning in the fall of 2017, the Dave "Hermie" MacNeill Award will be presented annually to a member of a UPEI varsity team who demonstrates outstanding preparation, work ethic and teamwork. Preference will be given to a member of the Women's Basketball team. The successful recipient will be recommended by UPEI varsity coaches and approved by the Senate Committee on Scholarships and Awards
Max Amount:
$500.00
This award is a renewable bursary given to a deserving student in veterinary medicine. In most cases, a student in the first year class is chosen who will receive the award in the fall of his or her second year. They would then usually receive the award in the fall of their third and fourth years, then another recipient is chosen.
Max Amount:
$780.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 1st Year
Current 2nd Year
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a graduating student in a bachelor degree program who has demonstrated a love of music, particularly the blues and jazz.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Apr 1
Awarded to a student entering the Bachelor of Business in Tourism & Hospitality at UPEI who performed well academically in the two years of the program at Holland College and shows combined qualities of leadership, contribution to the community, and demonstrates a desire to enhance the tourism and hospitality industry.
Max Amount:
$4160.00
Deadline:
Oct 15
Faculty:
Business
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to an UPEI engineering student, who is a resident of PEI.
Max Amount:
$1500.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Faculty:
Science
Awarded in the fall semester of the Bachelor of Education program to a student who shows a high degree of competence in teaching and relating to students, has achieved high academically, demonstrates a dedication to international/cross-cultural issues, and is not already receiving another major donor-funded scholarship. The award will alternate between each year in the international specialization and those followingthe standard B.Ed or B.Ed french program.
Max Amount:
$245.00
Deadline:
Sept 15
Faculty:
Education
Awarded to a full-time student who is in good academic standing, shows leadership, and is a member of the Men's Hockey team.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Awarded to a student who is a Foods and Nutrition, Family Science or Kinesiology Major in the second year of the program and who shows outstanding leadership, achievement, and enthusiasm for their chosen field.
Max Amount:
$300.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to the top Major or Honours student in the Mathematics & Statistics Department.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Science
Awarded to students to celebrate their personal development and achievement outside the classroom, by recognizing positive contributions to campus life and the external community. The Diamond Awards recognize up to five (5) students each for Sustainability Leadership; Health & Wellness Leadership; Educational Leadership; and Campus Spirit.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Beginning in the fall of 2017, the Chris Diamond, Chris Gallant, and Alex Godfrey Panthers Soccer Legacy Awards will be granted each year to:
Max Amount:
$1,000.00
Beginning in the fall of 2017, the Chris Diamond, Chris Gallant, and Alex Godfrey Panthers Soccer Legacy Awards will be granted each year to:
Max Amount:
$500.00
Awarded to an Atlantic Canadian graduating student in Veterinary Medicine at the Atlantic Veterinary College who demonstrates enthusiasm and achievement in Companion Animal Wellness (i.e., integrative and preventative health care).
Max Amount:
$2500.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a student in Veterinary Medicine who demonstrates excellence and proficiency in anesthesiology and pain management. Students are eligible to receive this award multiple times.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 1st Year
Current 2nd Year
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a graduating student in the Arts faculty with a major or minor in Diversity and Social Justice Studies and who has demonstrated dedication to challenging global inequities and/or promoting positive social change.
Max Amount:
$525.00
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to an incoming Morell High School student who is a proven leader within their school and community.
Max Amount:
$2000.00
Deadline:
Mar
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to a student entering the Bachelor of Arts program who is graduating from a PEI high school with a minimum average of 75%. In the event of two equally qualified candidates, financial need is the determining factor.
Max Amount:
$2500.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to two (2) academically proficient and deserving students entering the Veterinary Medicine program at AVC.
Max Amount:
$1015.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to the graduating student standing first in Nursing 401 (Nursing and Population Health).
Max Amount:
$1285.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a student entering full time studies (five courses per semester)at the University of Prince Edward Island for the first time, and who has demonstrated financial need. The bursary is for first year, and non-renewable.
Max Amount:
$3000.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded on the recommendation of the English Department to a returning student who clearly demonstrates a love of reading and books.
Max Amount:
$630.00
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to a full-time first-year Nursing student standing second-highest and continuing on to second year.
Max Amount:
$155.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to a returning student in the UPEI Music program who has identified an interest in jazz and shows leadership in studies and performance. Should a worthy student with an interest in jazz not be found, a deserving student in another area of the Music program is chosen.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to a graduate student performing outstanding research in the field of molecular virology (not necessarily presented every year, depending on the presence of an outstanding graduate student working in this field).
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to a second-year student in Veterinary Medicine who demonstrates proficiency in Virology.
Max Amount:
$335.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to an academically proficient second-year student in Veterinary Medicine from Atlantic Canada who has demonstrated involvement in veterinary, student, or community affairs.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to a student in the first year of Veterinary Medicine who demonstrates academic achievement.
Max Amount:
$990.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 1st Year
Awarded to an Island resident who has attended an Island high school and is entering the first year of full-time studies at UPEI. The award shall be given on the basis of academic merit to a student who is not on a full tuition scholarship, and who has demonstrated financial need.
Max Amount:
$2300.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Status:
Current 1st Year
Awarded to a second-year Veterinary Medicine student from Atlantic Canada who demonstrates interest and commitment to bovine veterinary medicine.
Max Amount:
$1870.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to a graduate student in the Department of Chemistry enrolled in or entering a Master of Science or PhD program within the Faculty of Science.
Max Amount:
$1965.00
Deadline:
Sept 1
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to a returning student who is a single parent in good academic standing with preference given to a student who has demonstrated volunteerism on campus and/or in the broader community, who intends to pursue an international experience as part of their UPEI education and/or desires to become a global citizen.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded to an AVC graduate student enrolled in the first or second year of the MVSc program based on the quality of presentation at the annual Graduate Studies and Research Days.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
MVetScience
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to a student entering third or fourth year studies and has completed at least two courses in Catholic Studies, with the highest average in those courses.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Awarded to a graduating student in Veterinary Medicine who demonstrates excellence in small animal medicine and surgery as well as outstanding interpersonal skills with clients and colleagues.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a Biology student, preferably a graduating student with particular botanical interests.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Science
Awarded to a Biology Major or Honours student entering third or fourth year, with preference given to students with marine botanical or botanical interests.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to the Newfoundland or Labrador student in Veterinary Medicine having the highest cumulative academic standing in the first three years of the curriculum.
Max Amount:
$1865.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a student in veterinary medicine entering their fourth year of study who manifests major skills in innovation, technical knowledge and practical application in diagnostic imaging.
Max Amount:
$985.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a third year student in Veterinary Medicine, selected by their classmates, who best exemplifies the qualities of integrity, courtesy and sincerity that will extend into their future practice of veterinary medicine.
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a graduating student in Veterinary Medicine at AVC who best exemplifies the passion and dedication to animals that was so much a part of Dr. Debbie Musgrave's life and purpose.
Max Amount:
$575.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a second-, third-, or fourth-year full-time student who is talented and working toward an Arts or Music degree, and has a demonstrated financial need.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to a returning student based on high academic standing and who demonstrates focus on gender issues in Psychology and Diversity and Social Justice Studies and a commitment to advancing social justice across campus and/or in the community.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
awarded to a returning student who is a deserving music with outstanding performance ability, and whose calibre would normally allow them to compete in a national competition. Prefernce to a piano major.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to a Mathematics Major or Honours student who, in the opinion of the Faculty, achieves the highest academic performance in the third year of the program based on the recommendation of the Chair of Mathematics & Statistics.
Max Amount:
$100.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a deserving graduating student who has made a meaningful contribution to student life and/or community service.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Apr 1
Status:
Other Post Grad
This award will be granted to a graduating DVM student who best exemplifies the qualities and spirit of Dr. Greg Fleming as a veterinarian and individual throughout his lifetime. If additional informaton on Dr. Fleming is required, please see the following video on You Tube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6yRrpgCxpqI
Max Amount:
$1875.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded every other year to a graduating student majoring in Mathematics who has the highest aggregate in Mathematics core courses.
Max Amount:
$100.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a meritorious graduating student in Music.
Max Amount:
$100.00
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to two(2) students entering the Bachelor of Education program who completed an undergraduate degree with a major in any science program or mathematics, and is in financial need.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Apr 15
Faculty:
Education
Awarded to a graduate student currently registered in the specialization of Epidemiolgy/Health Management at the Atlantic Veterinary College.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
MSc
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to the full-time PEI student majoring in Sociology, Anthropology, or Sociology/Anthropology who is entering fourth year who attained the highest overall average in their previous 20 courses, and who is not receiving any other UPEI scholarship.
Max Amount:
$425.00
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to graduate students who have demonstrated excellence and are pursuing a Masters or PhD graduate degree in the area of Science at UPEI.
Max Amount:
$12500.00
Faculty:
MSc
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
awarded to a student entering second year who has declared a major in Political Science at UPEI and has the highest overall average in their first year of study.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to a deserving second- or third-year student in Veterinary Medicine intending to pursue a career in either wildlife medicine or aquaculture.
Max Amount:
$900.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to an undergraduate student in the Faculty of Business or Faculty of Science who has expressed inquisitiveness and desire to learn, shows leadership, is a team player, contributes to UPEI or the general community in a meaningful manner and is in financial need.
Max Amount:
$350.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded to first-year students who intend to major in Psychology.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to a returning student normally a resident of PEI in undergraduate studies Biological Sciences who has the highest overall average in the previous year.
Max Amount:
$1500.00
Two (2) awards will be granted annually to a UPEIFA member, staff member, and/or a volunteer who has made an outstanding contribution to the research enterprise at UPEI. A call-out for nominations will be distributed across campus each spring.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Apr 14
Awarded to a Canadian UPEI student entering first-year Dentistry at any dental school, based on academic performance and need.
Max Amount:
$700.00
Deadline:
Jun 1
Status:
Other Post Grad
Awarded to an academically proficient third-year Veterinary Medicine student who is selected by his or her class mates for leadership.
Max Amount:
$1350.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a Chemistry major/honours student entering fourth year who has taken at least five third-year courses and has the highest average in their third-year Chemistry courses.
Max Amount:
$615.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a graduating Chemistry Major/Honours student with high academic standing who has excelled in the senior Major/Honours research project and who has been accepted to study in either a Master's program; a program at AVC; or in medicine, dentistry, or pharmacy. Special consideration is given to students who are known to be the "first in family" to graduate from university. The recipient is selected based on recommendation from the Dean of Science.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Science
Awarded to the top first-year Calculus student based on a combined average for Math 151 and 152 during the regular academic year.
Max Amount:
$200.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to a student chosen by their classmates and recommended to the faculty.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to the student with the highest academic record entering the UPEI Accelerated Nursing Program.
Max Amount:
$1500.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Awarded to a student entering the UPEI Faculty of Nursing who has a demonstrated financial need.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Current 1st Year
awarded to the student with the highest academic standing upon completion of the UPEI Accelerated Nursing Program
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Awarded to a full-time student entering the first year of the Master of Nursing Program at UPEI who has at least one year successful practice in clinical nursing and is not in receipt of scholarships valued at $10,000 or greater. Preference to applicants in the Nurse Practitioner stream.
Max Amount:
$2000.00
Deadline:
Jul 31
Faculty:
MNurs
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to the Nursing student with the highest overall standing in fourth year.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a third-year Veterinary Medicine student at AVC who is from Atlantic Canada, and who demonstrates proficiency in small animal medicine and surgery as well as leadership in student or community affairs.
Max Amount:
$745.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a PEI high school graduate entering first year who has a strong academic record, a demonstrated financial need, and who is not already on scholarship.
Max Amount:
$2200.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to a full-time student in his or her fourth year at UPEI who is carrying at least a normal course load of five courses per semester and is scheduled to graduate the following May. Based on academic performance and need.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a student in the Master of Arts in Island Studies program, with preference given to a student whose work focuses mainly on energy and environment, and/or sustainability as it relates to small islands
Max Amount:
$3500.00
Deadline:
Aug 15
Faculty:
MArts
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to the graduating student in Veterinary Medicine at AVC who stands first in the class in academic excellence, clinical competence, and general interest in bovine medicine.
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to three third-year Veterinary Medicine Canadian students who demonstrate interest and/or commitment to bovine practice and a willingness to engage in an external elective outside of Atlantic Canada in the area of bovine practice.
Max Amount:
$765.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded annually to one or more graduate students to cover travel costs associated with attending a scientific meeting to present research results. Selection is based on financial need and quality of presentation of research results delivered during the annual AVC Graduate Studies and Research Days.
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to a graduating student who has demonstrated to an outstanding degree the qualities of scholarship and leadership within the University community, and who is not receiving a Governor General's Medal. Cash prize and medallion.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Apr 1
Status:
Other Post Grad
Awarded to a full time student pursuing research in a graduate program within the Faculty of Science Department of Chemistry. The candidate will have an undergraduate record of distinction.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Apr 3
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to a deserving student who is taking Latin, Greek, or a classical program, or taking arts courses in Languages, English, or Philosophy. (in order of preference).
Max Amount:
$1395.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded to a deserving student entering undergraduate studies for the first time from a Prince County high school.
Max Amount:
$625.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Award will be granted to a UPEI researcher who has shown excellence in health research; open to all individuals conducting health research at UPEI, including faculty, staff, and/or students.
Max Amount:
$1400.00
Deadline:
Apr 1
Awarded to a PEI student who has completed second year of the radiography program and who achieved the highest academic standing while not on any other scholarships for that particular year.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a student entering third-year or fourth-year from rural PEI who has expressed an interest in health care; the student must have maintained at least an 80% average in the last two semesters of study; based on financial need
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
The Dr. Toby Emo Memorial Award will be granted to a student who was in good academic standing in their third year, has demonstrated an interest in mixed animal practice (including equine health), and has been involved in extra-curricular activities within and/or outside of the Atlantic Veterinary College.
Max Amount:
$800.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 3rd Year
This scholarship will be granted to a student entering their third year of the DVM program at AVC who is well-rounded and academically-proficient, and who has demonstrated initiative and interest in research activities.
Max Amount:
$5300.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a graduate of the UPEI Faculty of Nursing who is pursuing a Master's or Doctoral degree in Nursing. PhD Nursing candidates shall have preference.
Max Amount:
$2000.00
Deadline:
July 31
Faculty:
MNurs
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to an International student enrolled in their second year of study as a full time undergraduate student in good academic standing who demonstrates involvement, both on and off campus.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Status:
International
One award will be granted to a graduating student with the highest aggregate with a Major in English.
Max Amount:
$200.00
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to the student in Astronomy who, in the opinion of the Physics Department, best exemplifies the spirit of astronomers everywhere.
Max Amount:
$200.00
Faculty:
Science
Awarded to a student entering the the four year Nursing Program. Preference given to an individual who has returned to school as a mature student after spending time in the work force and/or as a care giver. Financial need.
Max Amount:
$1500.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Faculty:
Nursing
Awarded to a student graduating with the highest academic standing from Kinkora Regional High entering UPEI; selected automatically based on grades.
Max Amount:
$3000.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to a student graduating from Colonel Gray who is entering the Bachelor of Science Program, with preference given to a Math or Chemistry major who is involved in the community, with an admission average between 75 and 85% and not already receiving a scholarship of $1,000 or more.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to a full-time student in his or her fourth year at UPEI carrying at least a normal load of five courses per semester and scheduled to graduate the following May. Based on academic performance and financial need.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to two (2) students who actively participate in the Men's Basketball program at UPEI and are in financial need. Preference to student athletes and students who attended a PEI High School.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Awarded to two (2) students who actively participate in the Women's Basketball program at UPEI and are in financial need. Preference to student athletes and students who attended a PEI High School.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
awarded to two students who are entering their first year in the UPEI School of Mathematical and Computational Sciences and are in financial need.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Aawarded to a graduating student from the School of Sustainable Design Engineering who has worked collaboratively with their peers, has displayed leadership qualities, and is committed to an economically sustainable community.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Science
Awarded to a Nursing student who, in the second year of the Nursing program, has demonstrated clinical excellence in the care of children and families while maintaining an average of at least 75% in the two Nursing courses of that year (N213 and N223).
Max Amount:
$250.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to a nursing student entering 4th year with an average of 80% or greater and who displays dedication to excellence in the nursing profession.
Max Amount:
$2600.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Awarded to a third-year student in Veterinary Medicine who demonstrates proficiency and interest in swine health management.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a first-year student in Veterinary Medicine who demonstrates excellence in the study of parasitology.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to a third year student in veterinary medicine demonstrating interest and/or commitment to aquaculture and willingness to engage in an external elective outside of Atlantic Canada in the area of aquatic animal health. If in a particular year there is no interest in or no qualified student in the area of aquaculture, the award may be used to support an external elective of a deserving student in another area of animal health.
Max Amount:
$2500.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a graduating student in Veterinary Medicine at AVC who demonstrates proficiency and interest in parasitology.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a first-year piano, string, or flute Major upon entrance into the Bachelor of Music program. The recipient will demonstrate a high standard of performance and the potential for substantial growth in the Bachelor of Music program. Renewal of the Award will be contingent upon maintenance of 75% in the first year and 80% in the second and third years based on a full course load.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to a deserving full-time student in the Bachelor od Education program, who, in the opinion of the Faculty of Education, shows exceptional promise and ability for a career in teaching. Criteria included personal suitability, academic achievement, and relevant experience.
Max Amount:
$2365.00
Deadline:
Apr 15
Faculty:
Education
Two scholarships awarded to UPEI students (undergraduate or graduate level) in the field of family science, child and family studies, foods and nutrition, or a related field with good academic standing, a concern for others and participation in extra-curricular activities.
Max Amount:
$1100.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded to a full-time student or students enrolled in the UPEI faculty of Arts' Music Program. Preference given to a student from Charlottetown Area. In the event there are no eligible students in the Music Program, the scholarship may be awarded to another student enrolled at UPEI. Funding may be split between one or more students.
Max Amount:
$3500.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to a full time student entering second year, who achieved the highest average while carrying at least a normal load of five courses per semester in a first year program. This scholarship is stackable with other UPEI awards, and recognizes academic performance.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to an incoming Bachelor of Education student who has shown great potential in their application through community service and motivation for teaching.
Max Amount:
$525.00
Deadline:
Apr 15
Faculty:
Education
Awarded to a second year student in the Veterinary Medicine Program at AVC who has performed well in the Dairy portion of the 1st year courses and who has had prior involvement in the dairy industry and commitment to continue in the field. Preference may also be given to a student involved in the Bovine Club at AVC. This award is offered to students from the Atlantic Provinces, with priority given to a student from PEI.
Max Amount:
$790.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to a student who is studying towards a degree in Business Administration and plans to pursue a chartered professional accountant designation.
Max Amount:
$905.00
Faculty:
Business
Two awards will be granted to deserving students entering the first year of the four year UPEI Sustainable Design Engineering degree program who have achieved high academic standing in secondary school but who have not received any other major donor funded awards.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Mar 1st
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to the graduating student from the Sustainable Design Engineering degree program who registers as an Engineer-in-Training in Prince Edward Island and who has maintained a high academic standing throughout their engineering studies.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to the student with the highest academic standing at the conclusion of the first year of the four year Sustainable Design Engineering degree program
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Science
Awarded annually to a student graduating from the BEd program who, in the opinion of the Dean, show the most promise of inspirational teaching.
Max Amount:
$170.00
Deadline:
Apr 15
Faculty:
Education
Awarded to a third-, second-, or first-year Veterinary Medicine student who graduated from a Prince Edward Island high school and who demonstrates interest in small animal veterinary medicine.
Max Amount:
$2030.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 1st Year
Current 2nd Year
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a first-year Engineering student who ranks highest academically overall after a full year of common courses and is continuing in the Engineering program.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to a graduate student in the Faculty of Science who is studying Environmental Sciences - Watershed Integrity. Students will submit a Letter of Interest, Updated CV and Official Transcripts for consideration by the committee.
Max Amount:
$3500.00
Deadline:
Apr 3
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to a returning full-time student who has a demonstrated interest and involvement in the Panther Women's Hockey program and has shown leadership, team spirit and community involvement. Preference will be given to a student who attended secondary school in Prince Edward Island.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Awarded to a student undertaking thesis research that proposes to focus on, singly or comparatively, one or more islands in Canada (which can, but does not have to, include PEI). Students are eligible for these scholarships if they have completed at least three (3) of the core MAIS courses, and are not a full time UPEI employee or in receipt of any other major donor funded scholarship at the time of application.
Max Amount:
$3500.00
Deadline:
Aug 15
Faculty:
MArts
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to a student undertaking thesis research that proposes to focus on, singly or comparatively, one or more islands that are not in Canada. Students are eligibile for these scholarships if they have completed at least three (3) of the core MAIS courses, and are not a full time UPEI employee or in receipt of any other major donor funded scholarship at the time of application.
Max Amount:
$3500.00
Deadline:
Aug 15
Faculty:
MArts
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
awarded to a graduating nursing student from the four year Nursing Program or the Accelerated Nursing Program who demonstrates a commitment, dedication and perseverance in their nursing studies. Preference given to a student that has one or more dependents.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to two students entering the Gateway Program at UPEI (formerly known as the Transitions Program). Awards are based on financial need, and potentially renewable for one year based on available funding.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Oct 15
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to a full-time UPEI student enrolled in Department of Applied Human Sciences, based on demonstrated volunteer leadership and experience in the following areas: Red Cross or other water safety programs as an instructor, supervisor, or in a similar capacity; experience as a youth camp counsellor, leader, or swim instructor; or other notable volunteer activity in outdoor education. Students on scholarships/bursaries of less than full tuition are eligible.
Max Amount:
$700.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Executive MBA Award Scholarships are intended to encourage and support strong academic performance and leadership in the Executive MBA (EMBA) Program. Both first-year and second-year EMBA students are eligible to apply.
Deadline:
Nov 20
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to five incoming EMBA students at the UPEI Faculty of Business. Candidates must have applied for admission by June 30. Criteria includes: minimum of 75% average in last two years of undergraduate or graduate level of study, professional accomplishments, and demonstrated leadership. Preference may be given to an international student candidate for one of the scholarships.
Max Amount:
$5000.00
Deadline:
Jun 30
Faculty:
Business
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to current Master of Business Administration students at UPEI based on award application criteria, which may include good academic standing; professional statement and/or resume; and financial need.
Deadline:
Nov 20
Faculty:
MBA
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to a student who is in undergraduate studies in the Faculty of Arts and has received a positive decision on a refugee claim to settle in Canada. The succesful candidate will have demonstrated financial need.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to a graduating Education student who has embodied the principle of social justice, collaboration and global mindedness and who has achieved a high level of scholarship and involvement throughout the B.Ed. program.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Apr 15
Faculty:
Education
Awarded to a graduating student who has the highest mark in Bio 324 or Bio 353 (upper UPEI anatomy courses) taken in their third or fourth year, who has applied to medical school and has demonstrated broad involvement in campus life and/or community volunteerism.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Science
Awarded annually to a full-time undergraduate student who demonstrates an interest in a career in Public Administration by obtaining the highest mark in Political Studies 311 (Canadian Public Administration) in the academic year.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Awarded to a returning student, majoring in Foods & Nutrition or Family Science, who is in good academic standing and has displayed extraordinary volunteerism and leadership on campus and in the greater community.
Max Amount:
$5250.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Faculty:
Science
awarded to students enrolled in a bachelor or graduate degree program who will study abroad as part of their UPEI education. Students need to provide documentation that confirms their plan to study abroad.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Awarded to an organ student who has demonstrated a commitment to the advancement of the craft and artistry or organ-playing, and whose overall progress is deemed most meritorious based on the recommendation of the organ instructor. If there are no qualified organ students, the Award may go to a pianist.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to international students entering the first year of study in an undergraduate program at the University of Prince Edward Island. Based on admission average to the university. Recommended by the International Relations Office.
Max Amount:
$1500.00
Status:
Entering 1st Year
awarded to a graduating nursing student from the four year BSc.N. or the two year Accelerated Nursing program who has demonstrated a passion for mental health nursing through classroom and clinical study.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Awarded to the student obtaining the highest mark in Theater Studies 244, in memory of Floyd Trainor, an artist in the Graphics Department at the University of Prince Edward Island.
Max Amount:
$300.00
Awarded to a Music student entering full-time studies whose last year of high school was taken in an Island high school; awarded on the basis of performance in an audition conducted by faculty members of the Music Department, and a theory test.
Max Amount:
$590.00
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to a full-time Nursing student entering second year. Must have an excellent academic record, proven integrity, admirable work and study habits, and leadership potential.
Max Amount:
$3700.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Current 2nd Year
awarded to a student entering the second year of the Accelerated Nursing program. Preference given to a student that is a resident of Prince Edward Island.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Awarded to a graduating nursing student who intends to practice in Prince Edward Island, and who demonstrates an extraordinary sense of compassion and dedication to the profession of nursing.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Awarded to a student graduating with a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Education Degree who intends to further their education in the area of special needs children.
Max Amount:
$725.00
Deadline:
Apr 1
Status:
Other Post Grad
Awarded to a student entering 2nd, 3rd or 4th year,is majoring in English or English honours with a strong academic performance who has shown particular engagement with the written word.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
May 31
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to a returning student entering the third year of the Sustainable Design Engineering program with the highest academic averagein the previous year. The scholarship is renewable on condition that the student continues in the Sustainable Design Engineering program in the fourth year and maintains an academic average of 80% or higher.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to the graduating student who combines academic achievement with interest in students and who has attended university primarily as a mature and/or part-time student in the Bachelor of Business Administration program.
Max Amount:
$300.00
Faculty:
Business
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to the student entering UPEI who, in the judgement of the Scholarship and Awards Committee, best reflects the following criteria: will have achieved well academically, though not necessarily the highest aggregate in high school; and exhibits dedication and a desire to make a difference in the community.
Max Amount:
$4000.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to a returning full-time student with an expressed interest in pursuing Diversity and Social Justice Studies through active participation in courses and who has also demonstrated a strong commitment to social justice.
Max Amount:
$300.00
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a student from Calgary entering first-year Nursing. Students from Alberta may also be considered.
Max Amount:
$5000.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to a student entering first- year Business who is from Calgary. Students from Alberta may also be considered.
Max Amount:
$5000.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Faculty:
Business
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to students from Calgary who are planning to attend UPEI. Amounts vary from year to year. Students from Alberta may also be considered.
Max Amount:
$1500.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Status:
Entering 1st Year
One full year tuition scholarship will be awarded to a graduate student enrolled in the MSc program at the AVC. The remainder of the funds will be divided among the top two DVM students in each of the first-, second-, and third-year classes from the previous year.
Max Amount:
$4065.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 1st Year
Current 2nd Year
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a full-time student who maintains an academic standing of 75%, with preference given to a student involved or interested in university affairs, including athletics or student politics.
Max Amount:
$1800.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded to a first-year Veterinary Medicine student from Canada who demonstrates an interest and proficiency in immunology.
Max Amount:
$2500.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 1st Year
Awarded to assist Honours Biology students in carrying out their research programs.
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to 2 third-year students in Veterinary Medicine demonstrating excellence and interest in small and medicine and surgery.
Max Amount:
$1620.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a graduating student in Veterinary Medicine at AVC who demonstrates excellence and interest in small animal medicine and surgery.
Max Amount:
$1500.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a student entering UPEI's MBA program and based on academic record, professional accomplishments, demonstrated leadership ability, and potential interview.
Max Amount:
$5000.00
Deadline:
June 30
Faculty:
MBA
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to the Faculty of Business student who achieves the highest standing in the introduction to marketing course.
Max Amount:
$815.00
Faculty:
Business
Awarded to a full-time student who is a single parent, has a demonstrated financial need, and is in good academic standing.
Max Amount:
$240.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Awarded to a student graduating from UPEI in a health related program (Nursing, Science, Sociology, Psychology) that has a strong interest in working in the mental health field.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Apr 1
Status:
Other Post Grad
Awarded annually to a returning Academic All-Canadian athlete participating in Panther sports and contributing superior athletic sportsmanship with strong academic achievement.
Max Amount:
$400.00
Awarded to a student in Veterinary Medicine at AVC from either Annapolis, Kings, or Hants Counties in Nova Scotia.
Max Amount:
$415.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 1st Year
Current 2nd Year
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to two well-rounded students (one female & one male) entering their first year of the four year Sustainable Design Engineering degree program, who graduated from a Prince Edward Island High School.
Max Amount:
$1500.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to a student who is a resident of PEI, is entering their final year of the Applied Human Science program, and has, in the opinion of the faculty, demonstrated a strong commitment to the program and an improved academic performance.
Max Amount:
$230.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded annually to the graduate who best combines academic and athletic endeavours.
Max Amount:
$100.00
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to the graduating MSc student who has achieved the highest academic standing in a combination of course work and thesis, and whose record in the program, in the view of the AVC Graduate Studies and Research Committee, is so distinguished as to warrant special recognition.
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to the graduating student who has achieved the highest aggregate in four years of an undergraduate program.
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to an athletic student entering second, third, or fourth year who is playing on a UPEI varsity hockey team and who maintained good academic standing and completed a minimum of 18 semester-hours in the previous year. The recipient is chosen by fellow players and coaches.
Max Amount:
$1750.00
Two (2) scholarships will be granted to student entering the Bachelor of Science in Paramedicine who are in financial need and intend to practice in Prince Edward Island.
Max Amount:
$1500.00
Deadline:
Oct 15
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to a graduating student in Psychology who reflects the personal and intellectual qualities, values and interests embodied by Min Chiang during his career at UPEI.
Max Amount:
$300.00
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a minimum of five (5) students graduating from a PEI public school who have demonstrated the greatest academic improvement from grade 10 to completion of grade 12 and are entering UPEI in the fall of their graduating year.
Deadline:
Mar 1
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to a graduating student whose academic standing has improved the most, compared to his or her entering grades at UPEI during their 4 or 5 years of study.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Awarded to a full-time first-year student entering UPEI from the Halifax region(preference). The recipient will have a minimum average of 85%, will have participated in community service activities during high school, and is not in receipt of another scholarship of more than $2,500.
Max Amount:
$1500.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to a third-year student in Veterinary Medicine who graduated from a Nova Scotia High School and demonstrates proficiency and interest in small animal medicine and surgery.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded each year to PEI students who are resident in the province and who have graduated from Island high schools based on financial need and academic accomplishment.
Max Amount:
$300.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Awarded to a graduating student in Veterinary Medicine at the Atlantic Veterinary College whose study is directed in the small/companion animal program.
Max Amount:
$6350.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Available annually to entering students attending universitywho have graduated from a high school in Canada. Criteria includes minimum 80% average in Grade 12, financial need, leadership qualities, and a recogized initiative in funding your own education.
Max Amount:
$4000.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to two full-time UPEI students who are members of the UPEI hockey team. Preference is given to players from PEI. If the student is entering first year, he/she must have an academic standing of 80% in high school. Players in second, third, and fourth years must have completed 18 semester-hours in their previous year with good standing.
Max Amount:
$2150.00
Awarded to a full-time returning student who has achieved the highest combined average in Math 221 (Introductory Stats. I) and Math 321 (Probability & Mathematical Stats), as part of a major in Mathematics.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Science
Awarded to a student entering fourth year who has taken Business 371, Entrepreneurship, demonstrates enthusiasm for self-employment, shows promise for executing a business plan, and has his or her own business or is actively involved in managing a family business.
Max Amount:
$1210.00
Faculty:
Business
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a student entering second, third, or fourth year of full-time study who demonstrates enthusiasm and aptitude for problem-solving, and/or is a student with a major or minor in math who assists other students through tutoring.
Max Amount:
$1250.00
Faculty:
Science
Awarded to up to three students entering their third year at UPEI who are enrolled full-time in undergraduate studies; have demonstrated entrepreneurial initiative through past or current experience, have plans to undertake an entrepreneurial career on PEI, and achieved academic standing of 75% or greater in each of their previous two years of study at UPEI.Scholarship may be renewable for one year. *EXTENDED DEADLINE - October 15*
Max Amount:
$5000.00
Deadline:
*Oct 15*
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a first-year student graduating from an Island high school who is of good character, as demonstrated through extracurricular activity, and is pursuing 10 courses (30 semester-hours) from September to May in the Faculty of Arts.
Max Amount:
$300.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to a student who is actively involved in Theatre at UPEI and has made and continues to make a substantial contribution through their ongoing involvement in and promotion of Theatre Arts at UPEI.
Max Amount:
$350.00
Awarded to a full-time student enrolled in the Family Science program who is entering their third or fourth year of study with a declared major in Family Science. The recipient must have a demonstrated a commitment to working with families, have an academic average of 80%, and is not already on a scholarship of more than $600.
Max Amount:
$2560.00
Faculty:
Science
awarded to two undergraduate nursing students in their fourth year of study who are in good academic standing and have an interest in preventative medicine and diabetes education.
Max Amount:
$875.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to two undergraduate nursing students who are in good academic standing and who have been selected by the Faculty of Nursing to participate in an international placement.
Max Amount:
$875.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Faculty:
Nursing
Awarded to a deserving third- or fourth-year student in the Majors or Honours program in English.
Max Amount:
$800.00
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a third- or fourth-year student studying marine life or ecology.
Max Amount:
$800.00
Faculty:
Science
Awarded to the graduating student in Veterinary Medicine at AVC who demonstrates proficiency in the analysis and interpretation of animal health and production records.
Max Amount:
$250.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a second-year student in Veterinary Medicine who demonstrates academic achievement in small animal principles of medicine.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to a third-year student in Veterinary Medicine who demonstrates academic achievement in the internal medicine component of Companion Animal Systems courses.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a graduating student in Veterinary Medicine at AVC who demonstrates exemplary humanitarian efforts in providing care to a companion animal (dog or cat only).
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a first-year student in Veterinary Medicine who is chosen by his or her classmates for enthusiasm, participation, and overall contribution to student life.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 1st Year
Awarded to the third-year Nursing student standing second-highest in academic achievement who has completed all the first- and second-semester core Nursing courses within one academic year. Established in Honour of President Emeritus C. W. J. Eliot.
Max Amount:
$600.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Awarded to a graduating student in Veterinary Medicine who demonstrates excellence in dairy production medicine during senior clinical rotations.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a full-time student who is a Canadian citizen and entering the first year of a Master of Science program at UPEI or AVC. Candidates must be admitted to a full-time Master's program at UPEI within 12 months of qualifying for the Scholarship.
Max Amount:
$1750.00
Deadline:
Apr 3
Faculty:
MSc
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
awarded to a Food and Nutritional Science student studying in the UPEI Integrated Dietetic Internship.
Max Amount:
$1370.00
Faculty:
Science
Awarded to a second- or third-year student in Veterinary Medicine at AVC who is involved in community work.
Max Amount:
$1410.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a student who intends to pursue a degree in law or a post-graduate degree that honours Justice Mark MacGuigan's commitment to social policy and/or social justice.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Apr 1
Status:
Other Post Grad
Awarded to a deserving English Major or Honours graduating student who has completed with high standing a minimum of five courses in pre-1900 English Literature.
Max Amount:
$285.00
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to a student who is graduating with distinction in a program with concentration in Chemistry. The Award is given on the recommendation of the Chemistry Department and is not necessarily granted every year.
Max Amount:
$140.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a student who plans to pursue a career in agriculture.
Max Amount:
$600.00
Faculty:
Science
Awarded to a gradaute student at UPEI studying neuroscience.
Max Amount:
$1200.00
Awarded to a graduating Business Student who, in the opinion of the Faculty of Business, has combined a high degree of academic achievement, interest, and leadership.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Business
Status:
Current 4th Year
awarded annually to the UPEI student who scores highest in The Putnam Competition.
Max Amount:
$100.00
Faculty:
Science
awarded to an International student who is currently a member of one of the UPEI varsity athletic teams and in good academic standing. Students will be nominated by their coaches.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Status:
International
Awarded to international students who have successfully completed their previous year of study at UPEI with a minimum cumulative average of 80% and have returned to full time study in the current academic year.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Status:
International
A non-renewable entrance award reviewed upon admission
Status:
International
A non-renewable prize for international students who have achieved and maintained a minimum cumulative average of 75% and have contributed to the campus community, and have not previously received an International Scholastic Achievement Prize.
Max Amount:
$1500.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Status:
International
Awarded to a first-, second-, and third-year international student in Veterinary Medicine.
Max Amount:
$1015.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 1st Year
Current 2nd Year
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a student for who has demonstrated an interest in gerontology. Examples of courses that may be used in the evaluation include Psy 303, Nursing 101, 102 or 324, or other relevant courses completed through program majors or fields as outlined in the student's personal statement.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded to students enrolled in the B.Ed. program of the Faculty of Education that attended a PEI High School and are completing an international teaching placement within the same academic year.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Sept 15
Faculty:
Education
Awarded to a full-time student enrolled in the Faculty of Arts who expresses an interest in history, poetry, or international studies, and who has an academic average of at least 75% and who is not on scholarship of $600 or more.
Max Amount:
$1160.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to a deserving student entering the Radiography program who has demonstrated strong academic in the previous year of study in the UPEI Science program, has a strong commitment to the program, and strong leadership potential.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Science
granted to Wind Symphony music students to support travel to music festivals, competitions, and other learning opportunities.
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to students intending to register during the following academic year for full-time studies at UPEI at the second-, third-, or fourth-year level. In granting bursaries, priority will be assigned in descending order to the following criteria: good Christian character, financial need, passing (or higher) grades. Applicants must submit two letters of reference plus an essay (max. 500 words) on the topic, "How the UPEI motto reflects my lifestyle."
Deadline:
May 31
Awarded to a first year or returning Aboriginal student in full-time undergraduate studies who is positively and actively involved with Aboriginal students on campus and/or in the community, has a good academic record that reflects perseverance in their studies and demonstrated leadership qualities. Candidates will submit a one page essay on how they meet the criteria, a resume and one letter of reference to the Scholarship and Awards Office.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Oct 15
awarded to a student entering 3rd or 4th year in the Foods and Nutrition Program in good academic standing, who displays an aptitude for, and interest in the food component of the program and has concern for women's studies and respect for diversity
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Science
Awarded to a student who demonstrates an ability in debating or public speaking.
Max Amount:
$400.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded to a student graduating from the BBA program who has demonstrated an entrepreneurial spirit, and who plans to initiate a business on PEI.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Business
Awarded to a full-time student entering fourth year who has demonstrated academic excellence, leadership with a particular emphasis on leadership in varsity sports, and who is not already receiving a major donor funded award.
Max Amount:
$2500.00
Faculty:
Business
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to two student who have declared their major or minor in Religious Studies and interested in persuing a career in some aspect of Christian ministry, including counseling, nursing or overseas development, as well as ordained ministry.
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a returning student in good academic standing with a minimum average of 75% in all Chsritian Studies courses previously taken
Max Amount:
$1400.00
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to a well-rounded fourth-year graduating Religious Studies Major who has completed a minimum two core courses and one elective in the Christian Studies program. Preference will be given to a student who plans to pursue a post-graduate program in Christian Studies (e.g., Ministry, Divinity, Theological Studies, Religious Education, or Pastoral Counselling).
Max Amount:
$1750.00
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Current 4th Year
awarded to two students entering the Masters in Education Program at UPEI who are mature students that have been away from post-secondary education for at least five years and has demonstrated community service and volunteerism.
Max Amount:
$2500.00
Deadline:
May 24th
Faculty:
MEd
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to the Masters or PhD student at UPEI whose thesis has been determined to be of superior quality. Application and selection process will be determined by the UPEI Graduate Studies Advisory Committee. Presented in the Convocation award cycle at the Senior Class Awards Ceremony.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to a returning student who combines outstanding community volunteerism and high academic achievement. Preference is given to a student studying in the Music program.
Max Amount:
$5430.00
Awarded to a student majoring in anthropology who has the highest grade in Anthropology Theory 361 in the previous year of study.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Arts
awarded to a graduating student from UPEI who is furthering his or her education in the study of the Protestant Christian Ministry.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to a student in the UPEI Master of Nursing program, with preference given to applicants in the Nurse Practitioner stream; the scholarship may be renewable to the same student for a total of two years based upon evidence of continuance and satisfactory progress after their first year of study. Please note full-time UPEI staff or full or part-time UPEI faculty are not eligible to apply for this scholarship.
Max Amount:
$2525.00
Deadline:
July 31
Faculty:
MNurs
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to a full-time student entering the first year of the Master of Science program in Biology or Chemistry who has an undergraduate record of distinction and evidence of research during the undergraduate degree (e.g., an Honours program, NSERC research, or research courses).
Max Amount:
$3525.00
Deadline:
Sept 1
Faculty:
MSc
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to a full-time student enrolled in the Faculty of Business who is a recognized participant and leader in community service and/or sport.
Max Amount:
$2055.00
Faculty:
Business
Awarded to the student with the highest standing in FAH 101-102.
Max Amount:
$105.00
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to a full-time student entering the Bachelor of Education program who, in the opinion of the faculty, shows exceptional promise and ability for a career in teaching, has demonstrated hich academic achievement in the last two years of their undergraduate degree, and who is not already receiving another UPEI scholarship of $1,000 or more that year.
Max Amount:
$1300.00
Deadline:
Apr 15
Faculty:
Education
Awarded to students in Veterinary Medicine who have graduated from a Pictou County, Nova Scotia, high school and who have been accepted into the Atlantic Veterinary College.
Max Amount:
$1200.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 1st Year
Current 2nd Year
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a deserving graduating student who has been involved in student life at UPEI and/or the community.Preference will be given to those not been in receipt of a scholarship or bursary of more than $2,000 during their undergraduate degree and is not receiving another graduation award.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Science
Awarded to an engineering student who has completed their third year of study and has demonstrated creativity, empathy, and life-long learning in their individual pursuit of engineeering. Recipient must have cumulative average of 80% and intend to continue fourth year at UPEI Sustainable Design and Engineering. Recommended by Engineering.
Max Amount:
$800.00
Deadline:
Apr 1
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a student entering full-time Nursing at UPEI; preference given to applicants with a LPN designation or children
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Faculty:
Nursing
This award will be given annually to a third-year student in veterinary medicine who demonstrates interest in the husbandry and well being of domestic small ruminants (sheep,goats, camelids, cervidae) and who intends to engage in an external fourth-year elective outside of Atlantic Canada that has a small ruminant emphasis.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded each year to a full-time student enrolled in the Music Program at UPEI. Recipient must have a demonstrated financial need. Preference given to a student of voice who is a Canadian citizen.
Max Amount:
$350.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to a full-time first-year student entering UPEI from Pictou County, Nova Scotia, who is in financial need and has a good high school academic record. In the event of equally qualified candidates, the degree of financial need takes precedence over academic standing. If no student from Pictou County applies or is eligible, the Scholarship will be awarded to another student from Nova Scotia.
Max Amount:
$1100.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to two (2) students from each of the three (3) counties on PEI upon high school graduation.
Max Amount:
$180.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Awarded to Aboriginal students enrolled in full time undergraduate studies at UPEI who display involvement and leadership in their community, as well as financial need. Three (3) scholarships are available each year: one for a first-year student, and two for returning students.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Oct 15
awarded to an incoming student from Montague Regional High School who maintained an 80% or greater average in their grade 11 year and displays an interest and enthusiasm for life-long learning and an interest/commitment to their community and has financial need.
Max Amount:
$5000.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to a student, upon recommendation from their high school principal(s), who graduated from a PEI French-language high school; based on good academic standing and not already on scholarship of more than $1000. Preference is given to students entering the Business Administration program at UPEI.
Max Amount:
$2500.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to a full-time student or students enrolled in the Sustainable Design Engineering Program. Preference will be given to students from the Charlottetown area, if no students are selected from that area it will be open to all Engineering students from Prince Edward Island. Funding may be split between one or more students.
Max Amount:
$3500.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Faculty:
Science
Awarded to a student entering their fourth year of study in the BBA program pursuing a CPA professional designation.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Faculty:
Business
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a UPEI graduating student from PEI with high academic standing who has demonstrated aptitude for commitment to the community and has been accepted into an accredited law school the following year.
Max Amount:
$775.00
Deadline:
Apr 1
Status:
Other Post Grad
Awarded to a first-year student entering UPEI directly from a Canadian high school outside PEI, who has a minimum average of 80% in grade 12 and proven leadership ability. Students must register full time (10 courses) from September to May.
Max Amount:
$2000.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Beginning in the academic year 2017/2018, the Joy Ikede Award will be granted annually to an international student entering under graduate studies at UPEI for their first degree. Preference will be given to a student entering UPEI from Nigeria. If there are two equally qualifying candidates, further criteria may be applied. The successful recipient will be recommended by the International Admissions Office, and approved by the Senate Committee on Scholarships and Awards.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Status:
International
Awarded to two students entering the Bachelor of Education program at UPEI. Preference will be given to applicants who demonstrate academic achievement, are international students, members of minority groups, or who plan to teach in an area facing a teaching shortage. Community involvement will be a consideration.
Max Amount:
$3000.00
Deadline:
Apr 15
Faculty:
Education
Awarded at the end of the third year to a student in Nursing who demonstrates a particular clinical competence in working with the elderly.
Max Amount:
$325.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a UPEI graduate who has been accepted as a candidate for graduate studies in psychology. Graduates must apply for this award by June 1, providing evidence of acceptance from the university where they will be studying.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to students who have been accepted into the Major program in Psychology. Recipients are full- or part-time students who have the best overall academic record prior to being accepted as a Psychology Major and who are not already receiving a major scholarship.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a first-year student in Veterinary Medicine who demonstrates excellence in clinical skills and case-based problem-solving.
Max Amount:
$810.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 1st Year
Awarded to a deserving undergraduate student who has achieved high academic standing and has made a contribution to the community through their involvement in sports, charitable or religious organizations, or to student life.
Max Amount:
$395.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded annually to a returning full-time student who is the son or daughter of a single parent.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Awarded annually to a returning Academic All-Canadian athlete on the UPEI Men's Hockey Team. The recipient will contribute superior athletic sportsmanship combined with high academic achievement.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Awarded to a graduating student from Kensington Intermediate/Senior High.
Max Amount:
$800.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to an AVC student and/or UPEI/AVC graduate research student that is a tenant in good standing with Killam Properties. Preference will be given to students who demonstrate academic achievement and community/university involvement.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Faculty:
DVM
Awarded to (2) returning undergraduate students who are tenants in good standing with Killam Properties. Preference will be given to students who demonstrate academic achievement and community/university involvement.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Awarded to a full-time Island student in good academic standing, who demonstrates involvement in university or community service work or other activities of a charitable nature which assist others in the learning or developmental process(coaching, teaching, music, Student Union etc).
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Awarded to a graduating student in Veterinary Medicine who demonstrates exemplary clinical surgical skills in companion animals.
Max Amount:
$410.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a returning student with a declared major or minor in Computer Science and who has an overall average of 70% or greater.
Max Amount:
$1125.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded to the student entering the third year of the Sustainable Design Engineer degree program with the third highest academic standing in their second year.
Max Amount:
$1100.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded annually to the returning student completing the third year of the Business Administration Program who has taken a full load of 10 courses in the previous year, and who is not already on scholarship of $1,000 or more.
Max Amount:
$1920.00
Faculty:
Business
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to first-year students entering UPEI directly from high school who have a minimum average of 80% in grade 12 and proven leadership ability. Students must pursue 10 courses (30 semester-hours) from September to May.
Max Amount:
$2000.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to a third-year student in good academic standing who demonstrated competence and compassion while caring for elderly patients during the course N323, Developing Partnerships with Clients and Families living with Chronic Illness, or its successor course.
Max Amount:
$350.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to the Philosophy student entering fourth year who has the highest standing overall in Philosophy.
Max Amount:
$175.00
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a student receiving a Bachelor of Music degree from UPEI who intends to pursue his or her music education through graduate studies.
Max Amount:
$315.00
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to a first-year student with high academic standing; automatically selected based on grades.
Max Amount:
$1500.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to graduate student(s)(Master or PhD) registered at UPEI in the upcoming academic year and engaged in the areas of nutrisciences and health. Recipients may receive one Levesque Fellowship in each of their Master and PhD program(s) to a maximum of two fellowships per student.
Max Amount:
$2000.00
Deadline:
Sept 1
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded annually to a male student in any year of study at UPEI, based upon financial need.
Max Amount:
$2140.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded to a full or part time student enrolled in a Bachelors degree, has completed the last five years of their pre-university education in PEI, combines strong academics with leadership qualities and service in the community and not in receipt of more than $1,000 in other UPEI scholarships.
Max Amount:
$1240.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded to a full-time student in any year of study that actively participates in the UPEI hockey program and attended a PEI high school. Preference is given to a member of the UPEI Women's Hockey program.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Awarded to an undergraduate student in any year of study, any faculty who has declared financial need. The recipient will be a Canadian citizen who has been successful in their studies and has also been active in work/entrepreneurial activities and community service or volunteerism.
Max Amount:
$2000.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Awarded to a Nursing student who, in the opinion of the Nursing faculty, demonstrates leadership and mentorship qualities.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Awarded to a Prince Edward Island student (preferably from King's County) entering third or fourth year of the Family Science or Foods and Nutrition program at UPEI. Preference is given to students who have demonstrated academic ability.
Max Amount:
$255.00
Faculty:
Science
Two bursaries will be awarded annually to two deserving full-time students of good academic standing, based upon financial need as demonstrated in their bursary application.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Awarded to two students entering Year 2 of any four-year undergraduate degree program who are Canadian citizens, demonstrate financial need, and have a minimum average of 70% in first year. The award is renewed if the student maintains full-time status and a minimum average of 70%.
Max Amount:
$15000.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Up to eleven (11) prizes will be available for returning undergraduate students who during the previous academic year (September 1 to August 31), have demonstrated writing excellence in a form outside of a university course and to a broader community-oriented audience.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Oct 6
Up to thirty-five (35) prizes will be available for returning undergraduate students who have produced outstanding written work during the previous academic year (September 1 to August 31) in a UPEI course in which writing comprises a substantive role in the final grade of the course.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Oct 6
Up to three (3) prizes will be available annually for faculty and staff who have shown exceptional leadership in the development of writing among students at UPEI during the previous academic year (September 1 to August 31).
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Oct 6
Up to eleven (11) prizes will be available for returning undergraduate students who during the previous academic year (September 1 to August 31), have shown the greatest improvement in one of the UPEI writing support programs coordinated through the Webster Centre.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Oct 6
Awarded to the student ranking highest in Physics 261, Energy, Environment, and the Economy.
Max Amount:
$200.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Up to ten (10) annual awards will be granted to returning undergraduate students in greatest financial need.
Max Amount:
$600.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Awarded to two mature students who have a demonstrated financial need.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded to a mature student who has demonstrated financial need.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Awarded to a mature student who has demonstrated financial need and is in a graduate program.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded to a mature student who has demonstrated financial need in a graduate studies program
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Awarded to a MAPUS member who is pursuing an undergraduate degree, has completed a minimum of five credit courses, good academic standing and a demonstrated commitment to volunteerism on campus or in community
Max Amount:
$600.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded to an Island single parent (male or female) who is a full-time student taking at least three courses per semester in the Faculty of Nursing at UPEI; awarded on the basis of financial need after the first year of study.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to a third or fourth year student who is a resident of Prince Edward Island, excels academically and clinically and is enrolled full time in the B.S.c. Nursing Program.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Faculty:
Nursing
Awarded to a student entering fourth year of the Bachelor of Child and Family Studies at UPEI who demonstrates leadership potential in programs or initiatives supporting young children and their families through volunteer organizations and is in good academic standing.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Awarded to a returning UPEI student who has a declared Major in Foods and Nutritional Science, and who is pursuing their education in the face of such obstacles as physical, financial, family, or social problems.
Max Amount:
$350.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Faculty:
Science
Awarded annually to the student who demonstrates outstanding bedside manner coupled with knowledge and skill in clinical practice during Nursing 310 (Integrated Clinical Experience).
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a single parent, preferably in Education, who is in financial need. Applicants must be in good academic standing.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Faculty:
Education
This award will be given annually to a DVM student entering their fourth year of study at AVC who has displayed exceptional performance in the Dairy portion of the third year courses, who has had prior involvement in the dairy industry and commitment to continue in that field, and was normally a resident in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick or Prince Edward Island for at least two years prior to their post-secondary education.
Max Amount:
$2000.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a deserving student graduating from an Island high school who is entering the Faculty of Nursing with a high academic average. In the event of two equally qualified candidates, financial need will be considered.
Max Amount:
$1500.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to first-year Music students in varying amounts based on recommendations from the Music Department.
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded in memory of Mary O. Kinch to students entering first-year Music.
Max Amount:
$1500.00
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to Music students on the basis of the previous year's performance.
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to Music students based on overall academic performance or admission criteria.
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to full time graduating students in good academic standing who have demonstrated aptitude in their chosen field of study, and has been accepted into an accredited professional school or graduate program in the following order: Audiology, Medicine, or research in the medical field.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Apr 1
Status:
Other Post Grad
Awarded to a deserving third or fourth year student who demonstrates a strong interest in historical/archival material and in creative and innovative use of technology in the storage and retrieval of such material.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded to a student entering third year of the Computer Science Program who demonstrates innovative thinking, outstanding leadership, and a high achievement in software design and development.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a full-time returning student who excels in a UPEI course related to Christian Ethics. Performance includes a combination of interest in Christian Ethics as a topic of study in an historical context, discussion in class setting, and dedication to excellence on assignments, essays, and exams.
Max Amount:
$1050.00
Awarded to a student who has a demonstrated financial need.
Max Amount:
$300.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Awarded to a graduating student in Veterinary Medicine at AVC who demonstrates excellence in bovine theriogenology during senior clinical rotations.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a graduating student in Veterinary Medicine at AVC who demonstrates excellent in small animal internal medicine.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a first-year student in Veterinary Medicine who demonstrates excellence in Parasitology.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 1st Year
Awarded to a graduating student in Veterinary Medicine at AVC who demonstrates interest in and knowledge of vaccines and their applications
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a clinician who demonstrates outstanding skills in clinical teaching of senior veterinary students, based on nominations and ranking of specific criteria by the graduating class of AVC.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
DVM
Awarded to a deserving student who has graduated from a PEI high school, is entering first year of the Bachelor of Education program, and has been involved in community service.
Max Amount:
$400.00
Faculty:
Education
Awarded to a student entering third or fourth year in the Faculty of Arts or Business, and based on academic achievement. Students already in receipt of $1,000 or more in the same academic year are not eligible.
Max Amount:
$1200.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded to a mature female student entering third or fourth year in any faculty, who has returned to university studies in a full-time capacity. In the event of equally qualified candidates, financial need will be the determining factor. Students already in receipt of $1,000 or more in the same academic year are not eligible.
Max Amount:
$1200.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded to a graduate of the UPEI Nursing Program in their 1st or 2nd year of the UPEI Master of Nursing Program who has particular interest in the impact of cardiovascular disease on individuals and/or families, and how community support can enhance the quality of life for individuals experiencing cardiac issues, as well as their support networks. If no MN students qualify, undergraduate students in their final year of the UPEI BScN degree (2 or 4 year program) may apply.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Jul 31
Faculty:
MNurs
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to a first year Island high school student, who best demonstrates the characteristics of leadership, community involvement, outstanding athletic ability, and academic excellence.
Deadline:
Mar 1
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to a graduating Colonel Gray student who is entering first year at UPEI with an average of 75-85% who is not already receiving a scholarship of $1,000 or more. The individual must be involved in music, especially singing, dancing, and piano, and intend to pursue a career in Education
Max Amount:
$1500.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to academically deserving graduate students who conduct research in disciplines related to gardening as it pertains to economically important plants.
Max Amount:
$2450.00
Deadline:
Apr 3
Faculty:
MSc
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to five (5) students who are in good academic standing and have shown an interest in the Buddhist faith by the successful completion of one or more of the following courses: Religious Studies 102, 221, 352, 251 or 261.
Max Amount:
$1600.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded to a deserving first-year student in Veterinary Medicine.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 1st Year
Awarded annually to the graduating students placing first ($500) and second ($300) in the Bachelor of Science (Family Science or Foods and Nutrition) Program.
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to two students in the Dietetic Internship program who, in the opinion of the Department of Applied Human Sciences, best demonstrate strong academic performance and extracurricular leadership, who show exceptional promise and commitment to a career in dietetics, and who are not already receiving major awards.
Max Amount:
$350.00
Deadline:
Apr 5
Faculty:
Science
Awarded to an academically proficient Canadian student in Veterinary Medicine who is a varsity athlete.
Max Amount:
$835.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 1st Year
Current 2nd Year
Current 3rd Year
Awarded by the Music Department to Music students living in Residence.
Max Amount:
$932.00
Awarded to a full-time student registered with Accessibilty Services at UPEI who has demonstrated involvement in community and/or campus life. If there are two equally qualifying candidates, financial need will be the determining factor. Candidates will include a personal statement that speaks to their community and/or campus involvement.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Awarded to a full-time student in second year who demonstrates academic achievement of 80%, participates in a varsity athletics program, and is not already receiving a major donor-funded scholarship.
Max Amount:
$625.00
Awarded to a Bachelor of Education student in their fall block (September) who demonstrates strong leadership, a passionate concern for the well-being of others, and who combines an infectious sense of fun with a deep commitment to her/his work in the field of Education.
Max Amount:
$300.00
Deadline:
Sept 15
Faculty:
Education
This award will be granted to a student in their final year in the DVM program at AVC who has shown interest or abilities in clinical nutrition.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
To be eligible, students must participate in NSO. The five award categories are:
Max Amount:
$603.00
Awarded to a graduating student from the Engineering class who displays the positive attributes and qualities of the late Noel MacAleer; including the qualities of leadership, motivation, and team spirit through class involvement.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Renewable scholarship awarded to a student entering the first year of the Veterinary Medicine program who demonstrates financial need (1st year $8,000; 2nd year $6,000; 3rd year $5,000; 4th year $4,000).
Max Amount:
$23000.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to the student entering the third year of the Sustainable Design Engineering degree program with the second highest academic standing in their second year.
Max Amount:
$1200.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a full-time UPEI student on the basis of demonstrated financial need.
Max Amount:
$385.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded to a full-time student who is a single parent with children living at home.
Max Amount:
$100.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Awarded to a deserving incoming Veterinary Medicine student who graduated from a Nova Scotia high school.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to a graduating student in Veterinary Medicine at AVC who demonstrates exemplary professional skills, a deep understanding of compassionate communication with clients, and an outstanding commitment to the care of a critically ill animal.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Annual bursaries available to qualifying university students in their first, second, third, or fourth year.
Awarded to the student with the highest aggregate in Corporate Finance and Integrated Cases in Corporate Finance.
Max Amount:
$135.00
Faculty:
Business
Awarded to a returning undergraduate student majoring in Environmental Studies who has demonstrated knowledge and appreciation for the impact that climate change is having on Prince Edward Island and beyond.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Science
Awarded to a deserving student from Parkdale-Sherwood or surrounding area who is entering third year in Arts, Science, or Business.
Max Amount:
$2100.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Beginning in academic year 2018/19, these scholarships will be granted to returning UPEI students who are normally resident in Canada, have a demonstrated interest in protecting the Island environment through the development of sustainable design initiatives, and are a student in the School of Sustainable Design Engineering (SSDE) program. Further criteria may be determined by the selection committee if required. The successful recipients will be recommended by the Associate Dean of the School of Sustainable Design Engineering in consultation with SSDE faculty and approved by the Senate Committee on Scholarships and Awards.
Max Amount:
$1,000.00
Faculty:
Science
Awarded to a UPEI student involved in Panther Sport who exemplifies the qualities of Rene Ayangma and who demonstrates desire and enthusiasm toward Panther Sport.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Awarded to the graduating student in Veterinary Medicine at AVC who demonstrates proficiency and aptitude in pathology.
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to an undergraduate nursing student who has completed a clinical placement working with breast cancer patients: who has expressed an interest in oncology nursing, and has shown extraordinary care and compassion and an appreciation for empowering patients to fully engage in the healing process.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Awarded to the graduating student who has achieved the highest mark in Accounting 431, Income Taxation.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Business
Awarded to a full-time student in their second or third year of study in the BSc. in Nursing or Accelerated BSc. Nursing program who is in financial need and has demonstrated volunteerism efforts. Preference given to a student from Prince County, PEI.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded to a graduating Business student who has demonstrated to an outstanding degree qualities of scholarship and leadership within the University community.
Max Amount:
$300.00
Faculty:
Business
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to women studying Engineering at UPEI, in recognition and support of women pursuing non-traditional fields. Awarded to a female entering third year who maintains a passing average and demonstrates financial need.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Faculty:
Science
Awarded to a Family Science or Foods and Nutrition student who is now enrolled in the Bachelor of Education program.
Max Amount:
$200.00
Faculty:
Science
Awarded to a well-rounded third-year student who has declared their minor in Catholic Studies and who is in good academic standing (minimum average of 80% in all four Catholic Studies courses taken).
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a graduating student in the BEd program who, in the opinion of the Faculty, demonstrates a high degree of competence and ability in preparing and presenting learning materials to students in a classroom setting and has graduated from a Prince Edward Island high.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Apr 15
Faculty:
Education
Awarded annually to a student entering the B.Ed. program at UPEI who attended a PEI high school in their secondary education years, and is the highest ranking student (based on their first undergraduate degree) not already receiving a major donor-funded award.
Max Amount:
$800.00
Deadline:
Apr 15
Faculty:
Education
Awarded to two students in the UPEI Master of Nursing Program who have demonstrated need for financial assistance in order to pursue their degree. Preference will be given to entrance students.
Max Amount:
$1700.00
Deadline:
Oct 15
Faculty:
MNurs
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to a student entering the Bachelor of Education program at UPEI; successful recipients will show promise for inspirational teaching, have demonstrated school or community leadership and/or involvement, and have a well balanced academic record.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Apr 15
Faculty:
Education
Awarded to a student entering the Bachelor of Education program at UPEI; successful recipients will show promise for inspirational teaching, have demonstrated school or community leadership and/or involvement, and have a well balanced academic record.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Apr 15
Faculty:
Education
Awarded to a student graduating with the highest academic standing from Souris Regional High entering UPEI; selected automatically based on grades.
Max Amount:
$3000.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to a returning Panther athlete in good academic standing, who has shown exceptional dedication to their sport, demonstrated involvement in campus life and who is deemed to be the most well-rounded athlete.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Awarded to a Faculty of Science PhD candidate.
Max Amount:
$4130.00
Faculty:
PhD
Awarded to a graduating student in Veterinary Medicine at AVC who demonstrates aptitude and enthusiasm in aquaculture.
Max Amount:
$600.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a graduating physics student recommended by the department
Max Amount:
$200.00
Faculty:
Science
awarded to an outstanding student in the Physics department Honours Program.
Max Amount:
$200.00
Faculty:
Science
Awarded to the top first-year student who has declared Physics as their choice of Major with the Registrar's Office and is enrolled in Physics 221 and 211 in their second year.The student with the highest marks in Physics 111, 122, or 112 and Math 151 and 152 will be selected.
Max Amount:
$200.00
Faculty:
Science
Awarded to the student ranking highest in Physics 221 based on the recommendation of the Chair of the Physics Department.
Max Amount:
$200.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Two scholarships will be awarded annually to third-year students in veterinary medicine who intend to participate in an external rotation. Selection of these awards will be based primarily on students' demonstrated interest in participating in an external rotation.
Max Amount:
$2900.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to the recipient of the Governor General's Silver Medal, who is the student with the highest aggregate in four years of a university program.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a student who is graduating from Westisle Composite High School and has demonstrated volunteerism and community service.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to a returning student who has completed Political Studies 211, 401 or Business Law 301 and is currently enrolled in or has completed Political Studies 212, 402 or Business Law 302, and is a PEI resident with scholastic achievement.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Awarded to a student who is a PEI resident, serves/served, or has ancestors or family members who served, in the Canadian Armed Forces, Royal Canadian Navy, Canadian Army, Royal Canadian Air Force, Royal Canadian Sea, Army or Air Cadets
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded to the student from the current graduating class who is receiving a BSc with a Major or Honours in Biology and who has achieved the highest aggregate in the core Biology courses.
Max Amount:
$325.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to the student entering UPEI from a PEI high school who has been judged by the Scholarship Committee to best exemplify PWC's tradition of excellence. In order for the scholarship to be renewed, the student must maintain a minimum average in a full course load (30 semester hours) of 75% after first year, and 80% after second and third year.
Max Amount:
$2000.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to a graduating student excelling in French
Faculty:
Arts
Beginning in academic 2016/2017 one award will be presented to a student graduating from the Bachelor of Science in Sustainable Design Engineering who is an inspiration to classmates. The recipient demonstrates academic excellence and exceptional engagement in project-based design; and, has shown the highest ethical standards as demonstrated by Professor MacEwen over his many years of outstanding teaching and engineering practice.
Max Amount:
$1,000.00
Faculty:
Science
Awarded to the student ranking highest in Physics 252, Astronomy.
Max Amount:
$300.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to a deserving second year student based on academic achievement and financial need.
Max Amount:
$405.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Status:
Current 2nd Year
This award is given to a graduating student in veterinary medicine at the Atlantic Veterinar College demonstrating proficiency in theriogenology.
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to two (2) full time returning UPEI students who are Academic All-Canadian athletes with a demonstrated interest in and commitment to their Panther sport of rugby or swimming.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Awarded to a dependant of a Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) personnel deceased while serving in an active mission, under the age of twenty-six, registered full time in an undergraduateprogram and maintains satisfactory academic standing.
Awarded to an Island resident entering second year at UPEI and based on academic achievement and financial need.
Max Amount:
$800.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to an outstanding graduating psychology major who combines academic success and a positive contribution to the Department of Psychology.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to the student entering fourth-year who has the highest average in all Psychology courses completed.
Max Amount:
$200.00
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to the student who, in the opinion of the faculty, has completed the best paper on a topic relating to the history of Prince Edward Island which makes extensive use of archival materials.
Max Amount:
$100.00
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to a third-year student in Veterinary Medicine with an interest in dairy medicine and surgery.
Max Amount:
$585.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Presented annually to a Nursing student entering fourth year who demonstrates an outstanding bedside manner, knowledge and skill in clinical practice, and not already receiving another donor funded scholarship of more than $1,000.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a graduating student in Veterinary Medicine at AVC who has the highest cumulative grade average for ALL COURSES taken during the four-year program.
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded annually to the graduating student standing highest in the Bachelor of Arts degree program majoring in Economics.
Max Amount:
$300.00
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Current 4th Year
Beginning in the fall of 2015, the Rathlyn Scholarships at AVC Fund will support DVM student(s) at the AVC. Applicants will be slected based on the following criteria: 1) Financial need; 2) Strong academic record; and 3) Well-rounded interests and activity in a variety of areas. All scholarship recipients will quality for the renewable portion of these scholarships if they remain in good academic standing.
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to a student who has completed the second year of studies who is intending to major in Mathematics. Selected by the Department.
Max Amount:
$50.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a full-time UPEI student for excellence in Creative Writing. Recipient is chosen by the Department of English, on the advice of those departmental members associated with the Creative Writing program.
Max Amount:
$440.00
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to a qualified refugee or foreign student who displays commitment to working for social justice and to improving the living conditions in the community and on the planet, and who demonstrates high academic achievement or evidence of academic potential.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Status:
International
Awarded to the student entering third year of the Sustainable Design Engineering degree program with the highest academic standing in their second year.
Max Amount:
$1400.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Beginning in the fall of 2017, The Robert J. Connaughton Sr. Memorial Award will be granted to a student in financial need. Preference will be given to students in the following order:
Max Amount:
$2,000.00
Awarded to two students upon completion of the Bachelor of Applied Arts in Print Journalism. Based upon recommendation from the program coordinator.
Max Amount:
$2750.00
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to students in the Bachelor of Applied Arts in Print Journalism program while studying at UPEI. Based upon recommendation from the program coordinator.
Max Amount:
$2750.00
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to a third- or fourth-year student who must be abstainers from tobacco, alcohol, and non-medicinal drugs based on academic standing, integrity, and character. Application forms can be picked up at Scholarships & Awards in the Registrar's Office, and selection of the scholarship is administered by the Board of Trustees of Trinity United Church.
Max Amount:
$4400.00
Deadline:
May 31
Awarded to the second-year student in Veterinary Medicine who has the highest average in VPM 262 (Aquaculture and Fish Health).
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to a graduating student with the highest mark in the Theatre Practicum (Theatre 444) who is also graduating with a minor in Theatre.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to a full time UPEI student who is a member of the UPEI Men's hockey team.
Max Amount:
$4000.00
Awarded to a full time student entering second year who achieved the highest average while carrying at least a normal load of five courses per semester in a first year program. This scholarship is stackable with other UPEI awards, and recognizes academic performance.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to the graduating student who has displayed the most outstanding dedication to athletics, academics, leadership and campus spirit throughout the undergraduate studies.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Awarded to a student with a documented disability who has overcome barriers in their educational pursuits and demonstrated leadership or volunteerism/community service.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded to a student entering an undergraduate program for the first time who is normally a resident in Eastern Prince Edward Island and demonstrates financial need. This scholarship is renewable for three subsequent years provided the student maintains 70% or greater in the previous academic year.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to a deserving third- or second-year student in Veterinary Medicine who attended a Prince Edward Island high school and who demonstrates interest in equine or canine veterinary medicine.
Max Amount:
$200.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Current 3rd Year
Awarded with a military context in mind, giving preference to those connected with the regular or research air wing of the Canadian Forces.
Max Amount:
$175.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Awarded to a student going into second-, third-, or fourth-year Business who represents academic ability, leadership qualities, and commitment.
Max Amount:
$2035.00
Faculty:
Business
Awarded annually to a UPEI student from a Commonwealth country in any field of study. The award is based on academic excellence and need. It seeks to recognize students who will use their studies to contribute to the development of their country of origin. Preference will be given to a student who is not normally resident in Canada.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Status:
International
Awarded to a student entering fourth year of the Nursing program, who, in keeping with the IODE's mission, has demonstrated community service to improve the quality of life for those in need.
Max Amount:
$300.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a student who is entering second, third or fourth year of study at UPEI. Good academic standing, demonstrated initiative and leadership in the classroom and preference is for "first in family" to attend university.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Faculty:
Science
Awarded to a graduating student from Westisle Composite High who is entering the first year of the Bachelor of Nursing program or the Bachelor of Business Administration program at UPEI. Recipient will be the student with the highest academic standing entering either of the above programs. The recipient should also show a concern and compassion for the welfare of others.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Beginning in the fall of 2017, this scholarship will be granted to a returning UPEI student studying in their first undergraduate degree program that has achieved good academic standing and is in financial need. It is the intent of the donor that this scholarship is awarded to a student who needs the financial help to remain in university.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Awarded to a full-time returning nursing student who, is in good academic standing, has demonstrated interest in pursuing a career in the mental health field and is a resident of a maritime province. Preference given to a resident of New Brunswick.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Awarded to the student with the highest academic achievement in second-year Nursing who is taking no fewer than 24 semester-hours of credit in Fall/Winter courses, and who is not already in receipt of an award of $1,000 or more.
Max Amount:
$670.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a full-time student from first year who has the highest mark in English 121.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Awarded to a first-year undergraduate student in the Bachelor of Business Administration program who is in financial need, had an 80% or greater academic average in their final year of high school and plays on a UPEI varsity hockey or basketball team.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Faculty:
Business
Status:
Current 1st Year
The SDU Class of ‘67 Scholarship will be granted annually to a full time undergraduate second year full time student in their first degree of study that achieved a minimum average of 70% in their first year at UPEI while carrying a minimum course load of five per semester. Preference will be given to a student who is active in extracurricular, volunteer and/or leadership activities and is in financial need. Other criteria may be applied by the adjudication committee if required.
Max Amount:
$1,000.00
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to a student who is a resident of PEI and has completed at least one year at UPEI and be registered as a full-time student at the University in the year in which the scholarship is to be used. The recipient must be registered in a program designed to enable him/her to work in an agriculture-related field (e.g., veterinary medicine, agricultural marketing, or soil and water conservation) and be intending to pursue that career on PEI.
Max Amount:
$1900.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
awarded to candidates who are pursuing animal welfare research at the University of Prince Edward Island and meet the admission criteria for graduate studies at UPEI. Students who receive the award for support of a Masters program are eligible to apply again for support for a subsequent PhD program.
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to a Nursing student who is entering third year and who displays excellence in compassionate and holistic care of the total person and maintains a satisfactory academic record.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded annually to an Island student in the third or fourth year of the Family Science or Foods and Nutrition program. The recipient will have demonstrated, in the view of the Applied Human Sciences Department, the potential to make a significant contribution to the ideals of home, family life, and society.
Max Amount:
$230.00
Faculty:
Science
Awarded to Island students enrolled in the Faculty of Nursing at UPEI; based on academic performance and financial need
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Faculty:
Nursing
Awarded to the third-year Nursing student from a PEI high school with the highest academic standing in third year, having completed all the first- and second-semester core Nursing courses within one academic year and who is not already on scholarship of more than $1,000.
Max Amount:
$1500.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a Nursing student entering fourth year who displays strong leadership skills, particularly those of collaboration, compassion, and the empowerment of others; and maintains a satisfactory academic record.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a graduating student who displays enthusiasm for the profession, exhibits empathy and concern for the patient, demonstrates warmth and confidence, and is professional in grooming, dress, and work ethic.
Max Amount:
$200.00
Faculty:
Science
Awarded to a student entering the Bachelor of Education program who has good leadership qualities as demonstrated in their application essay.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Apr 15
Faculty:
Education
Awarded to a student graduating from the Bachelor of Education program who has demonstrated promise as a leader in the field of science, math, and/or language arts.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Apr 15
Faculty:
Education
Awarded to the student standing highest in second-year Arts.
Max Amount:
$200.00
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to the student standing highest in second-year Music who has taken a minimum of 18 hours of Music credits in the previous year.
Max Amount:
$200.00
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Current 2nd Year
One award will be granted to the graduating student with the highest average mark in Cost Accounting, currently Accounting 302.
Max Amount:
$600.00
Faculty:
Business
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a graduating student in Veterinary Medicine at AVC who best exemplifies the qualities of leadership, class spirit, co-operation, and participation.
Max Amount:
$125.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a graduating student in Veterinary Medicine at AVC who has demonstrated extraordinary dedication, hard work, an exceptional bedside manner, and compassion in caring for a companion animal. The recipient must demonstrate a deep respect for the human-companion animal bond, as well as superior interaction and communication skills in dealing with the pet owners.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a deserving student, originally from Prince Edward Island, who is entering the third year of the Music program at UPEI.
Max Amount:
$200.00
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Current 2nd Year
The Stan & Helen Buell Music Award: Beginning in the fall of 2017, this award will be granted each year to a returning student in UPEI's Music program who has a focus on instrumental training and is in financial need. Further criteria may be determined in the selection process if required. The successful recipient will be approved by the Senate Committee on Scholarships and Awards.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Arts
The Stan & Helen Buell Music Award: Beginning in the fall of 2017, this award will be granted each year to a returning student in UPEI's Music program who has a focus on instrumental training and is in financial need. Further criteria may be determined in the selection process if required. The successful recipient will be approved by the Senate Committee on Scholarships and Awards.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to a student entering their fourth year of Veterinary Medicine who has an enthusiasm for and interest in equine practice.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to the student standing highest in PEI History (History 331) in their previous academic year.
Max Amount:
$200.00
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to a deserving second-year student based on financial need and academics.
Max Amount:
$1060.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to a graduating student in Veterinary Medicine at AVC who has successfully completed the Community Practice rotation. The recipient will have demonstrated compassion and empathy in the care of animals, exceptional client communication skills, and an utmost commitment to the highest level of veterinary care.
Max Amount:
$650.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a third year student in Veterinary Medicine demonstrating the highest proficiency in clinical pharmacology.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 3rd Year
The Michael F. Cassidy Business Life Award will be granted to the graduating Business student with the highest aggregate in the last 20 three semester-hour courses.
Max Amount:
$1,500.00
Faculty:
Business
Awarded to a Music student on the basis of financial need, musical merit, and a positive attitude.
Max Amount:
$225.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to an undergraduate or graduate student who has an expressed interest in pursuing a project directly related to the care, prevention and/or cure of breast cancer.
Max Amount:
$2000.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Awarded to an undergraduate student at UPEI who submits the best essay on how breast cancer has touched their life and/or the lives of their family or friends, and is in financial need
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Awarded to a student that has completed Business 371, has an expressed interest in an entrepreneurial career, and who maintained an academic average of 75% or greater in the previous academic year. Preference will be given to a student who has also completed Business 265.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Business
Awarded to a full-time student entering the Bachelor of Education program.
Max Amount:
$795.00
Deadline:
Apr 15
Faculty:
Education
Awarded to the student who has successfully completed 30 semester-hours of credit in the first year of Arts or Science and has demonstrated academic excellence, exemplary moral character, and extra-curricular leadership who is not already receiving a major donor-funded award.
Max Amount:
$750.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded to the student majoring in Physics, or Physics with Engineering, who achieved the highest overall average in third year.
Max Amount:
$150.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to the returning student standing highest in the Faculty of Arts after first year.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Current 1st Year
Awarded to the returning student standing highest in the Faculty of Business after first year.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Business
Status:
Current 1st Year
Awarded to the returning student standing highest in the Faculty of Nursing after first year.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Current 1st Year
Awarded to the returning student standing highest in the Faculty of Science after first year.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 1st Year
Awarded to the returning student standing highest in the Faculty of Arts after second year.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to the returning student standing highest in the Faculty of Business after second year.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Business
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to the returning student standing highest in the Faculty of Nursing after second year.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to the returning student standing highest in the Faculty of Science after second year.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to the returning student standing highest in the Faculty of Arts after third year.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to the returning student standing highest in the Faculty of Business after third year.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Business
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to the returning student standing highest in the Faculty of Nursing after third year.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to the returning student standing highest in the Faculty of Science after third year.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a student who demonstrates exceptionality and determination in order to overcome barriers due to a disability. The recipient will have demonstrated a unique determination in reaching their academic goals, shown involvement in community and/or campus life, and has audited 1 to 3 courses per semester over a four year period. The recipient must be registered with UPEI Accessability Services.
Max Amount:
$200.00
Deadline:
Apr 1
awarded to a returning Business student who does well academically, demonstrates leadership ability, has completed at least one work placement with high work-term journal evaluation, and is actively pursuing the co-op designation.
Max Amount:
$1030.00
Faculty:
Business
awarded to a returning Engineering student who, in the opinion of the Engineering department, best combines academic performance and qualities desirable in a future engineer.
Max Amount:
$875.00
Faculty:
Science
Awarded to an adult learner who is studying part-time toward an undergraduate degree, diploma or certificate and has identifiable community service through volunteerism and is in financial need.
Max Amount:
$545.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded in second semester to a full-time student who shows a demonstrated financial need.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Awarded to the graduating student with the highest aggregate in the fourth year of the Arts program.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to a student entering their first year at UPEI (not necessarily their first year in university studies), based on the applicant's personal statement detailing the impact UPEI (or SDU/PWC) has had on their family. AVC and graduate students are eligible if they are entering UPEI for the first time.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded to the full-time second-year student who is not otherwise on scholarship who achieves the highest average in 10 courses in a first-year program; renewable if the student maintains an 80% average and continues full-time studies at UPEI.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to a maximum of five returning UPEI student athleteswho are in good academic standing and actively participate as ambassadors of UPEI and Panther Sport, and practice leadership skills by playing key roles in goodwill, recruitment, and retention.
Awarded annually, on the recommendation of a selection committee, to a student graduating in Biology who has displayed passion and commitment to UPEI Biology Program. Financial need considered, and proof of post-graduate program or professional program in the Biology field.
Max Amount:
$400.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to the student standing second highest in third-year Business Administration.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Business
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a full time student in the Business Administration program who is a member of the UPEI Business Society in the current year, not currently on the executive, has demonstrated a commitment to academics and an enthusiasm and drive for a career in business.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Business
Awarded to the student completing the second year of the Chemistry program with the highest aggregate in core courses; based on the recommendation of the Department.
Max Amount:
$155.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Granted to a student in the second year of the Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) Program at UPEI who has made an extra effort to maintain and promote balanced healthy living, and who, in the process, sets an example of community leadership.
Deadline:
Nov 20
Faculty:
MBA
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to two Island high school students entering UPEI who are in good academic standing with a high average. The scholarship value will cover the first year of tuition based on the student's registration in a full course load (five courses per semester) in the September to April academic year.
Deadline:
Mar 1
Status:
Entering 1st Year
The following two awards were created for the 2017-2018 academic year, in addition to their two entrance scholarships and three returning student awards also in place:
Max Amount:
$500.00
The following two awards were created for the 2017-2018 academic year, in addition to their two entrance scholarships and three returning student awards also in place:
Max Amount:
$500.00
Awarded to the student with the third-highest standing in third year.
Max Amount:
$300.00
Awarded to the student with the highest standing in third year.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to the student with the second-highest standing in third year.
Max Amount:
$400.00
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a full-time UPEI student in second, third year, or fourth year who has an academic average of at least 75% in their previous academic year, is a varsity-level athlete and playing on the community football team.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded to an entering graduate research student, who will be conducting graduate study within NSERC-eligible fields of study, but who has not already been granted an NSERC scholarship.
Max Amount:
$2500.00
Awarded to the full-time student entering the second, third, or fourth year of the Bachelor of Music Program who achieved the highest grade above 80% in Applied Music in Voice during the previous year's study, and upon recommendation of the Voice Professor. May be withheld or awarded to French Horn or Tuba student if no appropriate Voice candidate available.
Max Amount:
$305.00
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to students from first, second, third, and fourth years at UPEI and from the DVM program at AVC; based on financial need
Max Amount:
$600.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Awarded to a full-time student who is registered with Accessability Services at UPEI.
Max Amount:
$600.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Awarded to students based on financial need.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Awarded to first-, second-, and third-place winners and finalists in this annual/bi-annual competition held in January.
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to a full-time Music student, entering second year, on the basis of growth and development of musicianship as demonstrated in the student's first year of studies.
Max Amount:
$100.00
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to a full-time student entering the third year of the Music program, awarded on the basis of overall positive attitude, leadership, and humanistic qualities.
Max Amount:
$100.00
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a full-time student entering the fourth year of the Music program.
Max Amount:
$100.00
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to the full-time student entering the second, third, or fourth year of the Bachelor of Music program who achieved the highest grade above 80% in Applied Music in Organ during the previous year's study, and upon the recommendation of the Organ Professor.
Max Amount:
$255.00
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to the Nursing student standing second-highest in academic achievement in second year, and who is taking at least 24 semester-hour credits in Fall/Winter courses.
Max Amount:
$600.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to a full-time student in the third year of the Bachelor of Music Program. Awarded on the basis of grades and performance standards achieved in the second semester of the student's second year and upon extracurricular activities within the University and the community at large. Preference given to students whose major applied area is an orchestral/band instrument or other area at the discretion of the Music Department.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Arts
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to two students: one to a mature, female student experiencing financial need; and the second to a student in any faculty who is experiencing severe financial need.
Max Amount:
$250.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Awarded to a student entering their first year at UPEI, based on financial need.
Max Amount:
$1500.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to an Island female and male varsity basketball player entering third year of study and who has made significant academic progress.
Max Amount:
$245.00
Deadline:
March
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to the third-year Nursing student who demonstrates particular competence in nursing practice in home care (clinical performance in N313 used as the basis for selection).
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a graduating student in Veterinary Medicine at AVC who is deemed to have outstanding aptitude for, and competence in, the diagnosis, treatment and general care of companion animals affected by malignant disease.
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a graduating student in Veterinary Medicine at AVC who demonstrates interest in small animal veterinary emergency and critical care.
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a second-year student in Veterinary Medicine who has proven academic performance and classroom leadership, overtly represents the veterinary professional code, and who is active in on- and off-campus activities geared to community betterment.
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to a first-year student in Veterinary Medicine who has the highest composite average in VBS 101 (Macroscopic Anatomy I) and VBS 102 (Macroscopic Anatomy II).
Max Amount:
$485.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 1st Year
Awarded to a first-year student in Veterinary Medicine who has the highest composite average in VBS 111 (Microscopic Anatomy I) and VBS 112 (Microscopic Anatomy II).
Max Amount:
$485.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 1st Year
Awarded to a graduating student in Veterinary Medicine at AVC who demonstrates exemplary interpersonal, communication, and technical skills during their final year of study.
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to an intern or resident in Veterinary Medicine at AVC demonstrating interest and proficiency in pain management.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
DVM
Awarded to a UPEI student based on financial need.
Max Amount:
$565.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Awarded to a graduating student in Veterinary Medicine at AVC who has shown extraordinatory care and compassion for canines and intends to practice in the area of companion animal medicine.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a graduating UPEI Panther athlete who has achieved academically, is a team player, and has volunteered on campus or in their community during their education experience at UPEI.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Awarded to an English Major or Honours student with a minimum average of 80% who has contributed significantly to the intellectual and social life of the Department. This award will normally be given to a graduating student, but may be awarded to a deserving non-graduating student.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
Arts
Awarded to one or more graduating UPEI students to assist in continuing studies in the areas of Business Administration or Political Studies. Preference will be given to students studying at: York University, Boston University, Harvard University, Oxford University, Cambridge University, London School of Economics (London, England), Dalhousie University or University of Prince Edward Island.
Max Amount:
$10000.00
Deadline:
Apr 1
Status:
Other Post Grad
This scholarship will be awarded to a fourth year student who has shown aptitude and leadership in the Equine reproduction program. The recipient will be recommended by the AVC Awards Committee representative from the Health Management Department in consultation with related faculty. The award recipient will be approved by the AVC Awards Committee.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a returning full-time undergraduate student who is a single parent in financial need.
Max Amount:
$3000.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded to students who graduate from a PEI high school and demonstrate the potential to contribute to the long term development of the province; in keeping with Wyatt's belief in the value of the arts, recipients must demonstrate an aptitude or interet in the cultural or artistic dimension of life.
Max Amount:
$5000.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to a computer science student who has already completed two work terms in the Co-operative Education Program and intends to return to the UPEI Computer Science program in the next academic year. Successful recipient will demonstrate commitment to the program and have a minimum 75% average in the preceding academic year. Recommended by Computer Science department Chair.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Deadline:
Feb 1
Faculty:
Science
Awarded to a student entering their 4th year of the DVM program at AVC who has an expressed interest and proficiency in veterinary cardiology and/or acupuncture, and has demonstrated a real compassion and caring for animals.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a student who has graduated from an Island high school and is entering the Faculty of Business, has a minimum average of 75%, and contributes to the community through volunteer work. In the event of two or more equally qualified candidates, financial need will be considered.
Max Amount:
$1500.00
Deadline:
Mar 1
Faculty:
Business
Status:
Entering 1st Year
Awarded to a deserving Biology Major or Honours student who has a special interest in plant science who is entering third or fourth year.
Max Amount:
$350.00
Faculty:
Science
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to third- and fourth-year Business students who are specializing in Accounting and intending to go into the CA Profession. Students with financial need and an agricultural background will be given preference
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Faculty:
Business
Awarded to a second-, third-, or fourth-year full-time student who is talented and working toward an Arts or Music degree, and who has a demonstrated financial need.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded to the graduating student in Veterinary Medicine at AVC who demonstrates exemplary clinical skills and patient care with specific emphasis on the areas of parasitology, pain management, and overall health and wellness.
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
This award will be given annually to a graduating student in veterinary medicine at the AVC demonstrating proficiency in equine practice (ambulatory, internal medicine and/or surgery) and concern for patient welfare.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a graduating student in Veterinary Medicine at AVC who demonstrates proficiency in food animal medicine (beef, dairy and/or swine).
Max Amount:
$500.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 4th Year
Awarded to a second-year student in Veterinary Medicine who demonstrates excellence in the study of Pharmacology.
Max Amount:
$600.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Current 2nd Year
Awarded to a faculty member at the Atlantic Veterinary College who demonstrates excellence in teaching.
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
DVM
Awarded as a research or stipend supplement to a graduate student working in an applied research area. Final selection of the recipient rests with Zoetis Canada Inc.
Max Amount:
$2500.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Max Amount:
$1000.00
Faculty:
DVM
Status:
Grad Studies at UPEI
Awarded to a student who has completed second year in the Faculty of Nursing with the highest achievement in Nursing 213 (Nursing in Young Families). Equally merited.
Max Amount:
$355.00
Faculty:
Nursing
Status:
Current 3rd Year
Awarded to a single mother attending UPEI on a full-time basis, and based on financial need. Student must be single, separated, divorced, or widowed, and must have one or more children living at home.
Max Amount:
$245.00
Deadline:
Oct 1
Awarded to a female student entering the final year of the Business Administration program who has a strong academic record and exhibits leadership qualities.
Max Amount:
$405.00
Faculty:
Business
Status:
Current 4th Year
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