Events and Resources

Awards and Financial Aid

Awards and Financial Aid is a team of student service professionals that can assist you with a variety of questions and concerns you may have about paying for school. Finances can be a very stressful topic for most students - but it doesn't have to be if you have a plan.



  • Awards Night of Excellence - An annual reception honouring our outstanding scholarship winners and the generosity of our donors (by invitation only)

  • Open House - Future students and their families are welcome to come and tour the campus, meet with recruitment professionals and discover the University of Winnipeg. Awards and Financial Aid will have an information booth, so come and ask us any questions you may have. See you there!

  • Orientation Week -  Orientation for first-year students and their families. 

  • How to Apply for Awards Information Session - This information session is for any UW student looking for guidance on filling out our application forms or wanting to know more about UW award programs. Our last info session was held on September 10th, 2018 . Next session: TBA.
  • Budgeting for Student Life - If you are interested in learning how to prepare a budget or manage your finances better in a fun and informative group setting, attend this session. Our last session was held October 3rd, 2018. Next session: TBA.

  • PACE Students - Budgeting for Student Life - A presentation on the resources available to PACE students and important factors to consider when making a monthly and annual budget. This session will also include information on available awards at the university and tips on how to apply.  Next session: Our last info session was held September 24th, 2018. Next session: TBA.
  • Future Student Night - Join us for an evening of interactive displays, campus tours and an opportunity to talk with Deans, Professors, current students and staff about your future at The University of Winnipeg.

How to Apply for Financial Assistance

Applying for awards at The University of Winnipeg is easy! Fill out the 2018-19 UW award applications.

Thinking of Coming to The University of Winnipeg?

If you have just applied for admission to the University, or you are thinking of coming in the near future, please visit our Entrance Awards page for more information on assistance for first year students.