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There are a variety of awards, scholarships, and bursaries available to help with tuition. Please note that the information posted below, including award values, are subject to change anytime before a launch of competition.

Entrance Awards are available for competition before studies begin. There are four competitions a year with deadlines that fall on the first day of February, May, August, and November.

In-Course Awards for actively studying students. There are generally four competitions a year with deadlines that fall on the first day of February, May, August, and November. Unless specific application instructions are provided, students submit one one-page essay per competition, addressing eligibility for all of the awards for which they wish to be considered. Be aware that filtering by program below will screen out awards available to all programs. Please start by viewing by "any" program.

Emergency Funding provides modest assistance for unforeseen critical financial need.

Convocation Awards are determined by GPA, faculty or peer nomination.

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RBC Community Integrated Learning Grants
$5,000
Funding for students completing a required workplace integrated learning (WIL) work term in the community of at least 420 hours with an organization that cannot provide wages or compensation.
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75 Years of Changing Lives Bursary
$2,000 to $3,000
This bursary aims to enable an outstanding prospective student to fulfil an educational dream that would otherwise not be financially possible.
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Admiral John Charles and Mary Charles Scholarship
$1,500
Awarded annually to a second year School of Humanitarian Studies student demonstrating academic excellence and who is currently serving or retired military.
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Allan Cahoon Global Advancement and Diversity Award
$1,000
Assist students in underrepresented populations who wish to promote diversity.
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Andrea Fallan Memorial Bursary
$500
Provides financial assistance to a second year BCom student for exceptional leadership, community involvement, and dedication to promote a cohesive team environment.
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Asper Foundation Communications Award
$5,000
Awarded to students in communications-related degree working in, or seeking to work in, the communications industry.
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Beadle Family Award
$1,000
This award recognizes a student's potential for innovation in the tourism or hospitality field.
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Beth and Bill Vance Bursary
$3,000
This bursary assists one master's student a year who requires further education to develop his or her career and would not be able to complete studies without financial assistance.
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Birgit and Robert Bateman Bursary
$750
Available to one or more MA in Environmental Education and Communication students who demonstrate a strong involvement in environmental education and/or communication.
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BMO Bank of Montreal Scholarship for Single Parents
$1,000
For single parents with high academic standing in a full-time program who value community involvement and personal leadership.
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BSc in Environmental Science Alumni Award
$500
For a BSc Environmental Science student who best exemplifies team building skills, has the greatest financial need, and who actively demonstrates leadership and/or organization of on-campus environmental initiatives.
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Canadian Association of Management Consultants (CMC-Canada) / TD Insurance Meloche Monnex MBA Scholarship
$1,000
For MBA in Executive Management with a specialization in Management Consulting students with an interest in community involvement.
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Canadian Federation of University Women Victoria - Helen Joy Russell Bursary #1
$4,000
Financial assistance for a female student enrolled in the second year of the MA in Human Security and Peacebuilding program.
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Canadian Federation of University Women Victoria - Helen Joy Russell Bursary #2
$2,000
This bursary for MA in Intercultural and International Communication students reflects Joy’s lifelong interest in intercultural and international affairs.
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Canadian Federation of University Women Victoria - Helen Joy Russell Bursary #3
$2,000
A bursary for female students in the School of Tourism and Hospitality to reflect Joy's lifelong enjoyment of international travel.
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Canadian Federation of University Women Victoria Award in Honour of Elsie M. Stapleford
$2,000
This award is open to female degree students who reside in BC who have a record of academic excellence.
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Cassandra and Carla Sims Award
$500
This award, open to students currently enrolled in an academic program, aims to recognize entrepreneurial skills in the not-for-profit sector or fundraising.
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Charlton L. Smith Foundation Bursary
$2,000
For first-year BCom or MBA students who are single parents or mid-career professionals returning to university to retrain and pursue another field.
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Chartered Professional Accountants Education Foundation of BC Award
$1,000
For students enrolled in the School of Business who have taken accounting courses and who plan to enter the Chartered Professional Accountants program.
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Chawkers Foundation Award for Environmental Studies
$3,000
This award aims to provide assistance to a Master of Environment and Management student who demonstrate financial need and involvement with non-governmental organizations committed to the environment.
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Chuck Connaghan Memorial Bursary
$1,500 - $3,000
This bursary is made available to a MA in Conflict Analysis and Management student who has demonstrated significant commitment and involvement in his or her community.
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Colwood Rotary Club Bursary
$500
This bursary is for West Shore residents enrolled in a Leadership program at Royal Roads University.
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Commerce Alumni Scholarship
$500 - $2,000
For Bachelor of Commerce students who demonstrate leadership and abilities as a public speaker.
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Credit Union Foundation of British Columbia Bursary
$1,000
The bursary is to be offered to an undergraduate student who might otherwise have difficulty completing their studies by reason of financial hardship.
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Daniel James Frazer Bursary
$1,500 renewable
One bursary offered to a graduate-level student each year, either as a new or a renewed bursary, to recognize work with an NGO and to provide consistent support and encourage timely completion of study.
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