International Baccalaureate (IB) and United World College (UWC) Excellence Awards

By applying for admission starting in September 2014, students completing the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme and entering any direct-entry college at the University of Saskatchewan will be eligible for consideration for the following awards. 

The application for admission deadline for consideration is February 15, 2014. Students must also supply the necessary supporting documents, pay the $90 CDN application fee and meet U of S admissions requirements (including English Language Proficiency) by March 15, 2014.

International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme Excellence Awards

Value: $5,000
Eligibility: Open to Canadian citizens and permanent residents completing the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme

The University of Saskatchewan will award four scholarships valued at $5,000 CDN each for the 2014-2015 academic year. Canadian citizens and permanent residents completing the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme and entering any direct-entry college at the U of S will be considered for an IB Diploma Programme Excellence Award. Selection will be based on academic achievement as presented by predicted/anticipated IB scores.

Recipients are eligible to receive an International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme Excellence Award in addition to a Guaranteed Entrance Scholarship.

International Baccalaureate (IB) Excellence Awards

Value: $15,000
Eligibility: Open to international students (non-Canadian citizens paying differential tuition) completing the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme

The University of Saskatchewan will award four scholarships valued at $15,000 CDN each for the 2014-15 academic year. International students (non-Canadian citizens paying differential tuition) completing a full IB diploma entering any direct-entry college at the U of S will be considered for an IB Excellence Award. Selection will be based on academic achievement as presented by predicted/anticipated IB diploma scores.

Recipients are eligible to receive an International Baccalaureate (IB) Excellence Award in addition to a Guaranteed Entrance Scholarship.

United World College (UWC) Excellence Awards

Value: $20,000
Eligibility: Open to international students (non-Canadian citizens paying differential tuition) completing the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Program at one of the United World Colleges

The University of Saskatchewan will award two scholarships valued at $20,000 CDN each for the 2014-15 academic year. International students (non-Canadian citizens paying differential tuition) completing a full IB diploma at one of the United World Colleges and entering any direct-entry college at the U of S will be considered for an UWC Excellence Award. Selection will be based on academic achievement as presented by predicted/anticipated IB diploma scores.

Recipients are eligible to receive the United World College Excellence Awards in addition to a Guaranteed Entrance Scholarship.


Please note that in any given year, and upon the recommendation of the Director of Enrolment, these awards may be directed to geographic or academic areas of focus for strategic enrolment management purposes.