Undergraduate Awards

Bursaries - Student to complete on-line application (available at the Financial Aids and Awards website) and submit letter 

Name  Criteria  Approx. Value ($)
Alice Meredith Jones Memorial Bursary For student who enters upon or continues with the BPRN; 60% full course load; BPA 3.0 in first year of program; demonstrated potential to become successful contributing member of the Nursing profession. Preference: graduates of Misericordia Hospital School of Nursing

 500 - 1,500

Betty Stoddart Memorial Award in Nursing Full-time student with good academic standing; demonstrated caring and compassion through university, volunteer and extra-curricular endeavours; min cum GPA 2.5. Preference: students from Neepawa

up to 1,050

Manrex Medication Delivery Nursing Bursary Full-time 4th year student; min DGPA 2.5; letter of intent explaining how he/she would best serve geriatric patients

 1,000

Bursaries - Selected by the College of Nursing. Students must have demonstrated financial need; 60% course load or as specified; and complete the on-line bursary application form available at the Financial Aids and Awards website. 

Name  Criteria  Approx. Value ($)
CRNM - Foundation Undergraduate Bursary  Full- or part-time 3rd or 4th year student; min 20% course load; min cum GPA 2.5 

 500 - 1,500

Dr. Max Rady Memorial Bursary   Satisfactory standing in any year of Nursing

 850

Florence Nightingale Paulson Bursary Good standing in Nursing

 up to 400

Gladys Burns Bursaries Full-time student with good academic standing; min cum GPA 2.5

 500 - 1,500

Gladys Burns Entrance Scholarship Top 3 undergraduate students entering the College of Nursing from University 1 or from anotehr institution up to 1,500
Grace General Hospital Bursary (x2) 2nd and 3rd year full-time student; min cum GPA 2.5

 500

Gutie & Misha Newman Bursary in Nursing Full-time with good academic standing; min DGPA 2.5

 550

Gwen Kent Memorial Bursary in Nursing Full-time 2nd year student; min cum GPA 2.5

up to 750

Helen Johnson Shelton Memorial Bursary High standing in Nursing

up to 600

Jane Davie Memorial Bursary (4-year or BPRN) min cum GPA 2.5; preference given to student who have completed diploma program at the Grace Hospital

375

Margaret Scott Nursing Mission Scholarship High standing in Nursing; 80% full course load

500 - 1,500

Mildred I. Lucky Bursary in Nursing Full time 3rd year student; min cum GPA 2.5

3,300

Phyllis May-Rolfe Memorial Bursary Full-time with good academic standing

475

Thomas & Helen Smerchanski Nursing Bursary 2nd or 3rd year student; min cum GPA 3.0

1,000

Zonta Club of Winnipeg High standing in Nursing 

500

Scholarships - Selected by the College of Nursing

Name Criteria

Approx. Value ($)

Dr. A. W. Hogg Undergraduate Scholarship Highest standing in College, any year; Dean's Honor List

1,500

Elizabeth Ann Russell Memorial Scholarship High standing in year 2 of 4-year pogram; Dean's Honor List

600

Elizabeth Russell Award  High standing in Nursing

375

Elsevier Science Canada Health Science Award (BPRN) BPRN successful completion of 30 cr hrs (year 1)

Book

Enid Evans Scholarship (4-yr Program/BPRN) High standing in Nursing; must have completed at least one year following admission to program

1,200

Esther Brina Erenberg Scholarship High standing in 3rd year

250

Esther Robinson Scholarship (4-yr Program/BPRN) Highest standing in 2nd year; min SGPA 3,5 & completed 2 years of 4-year pogram or completed 1 year (30 cr hrs) of BPRN (FT/PT)

325

Gladys Burns Scholarships (x3) Top 2 students entering 3rd year & top student entering 4th year of 4-year pogram

2,000

Gladys Burns BPRN Scholarships (x3) Top 3 BPRN student; 80% course load

2,000

Isbister Scholarship in Nursing (x2; 4-yr Program/BPRN) Highest standing in any year, except graduating year

1,600

Kathleen & Winnifred Ruane Undergraduate Nursing Scholarship (x4) 2 students entering 3rd year & 2 students entering 4th year, full time; Grade of passing in clinical and minimum of B+ in corresponding theory courses.

1,500

Mildred I. Lucky Scholarship in Nursing

Full time 3rd year student; high academic standing

approx 1,525
Pearson Book Award Completion of 1st year of 4-year program; completion of final year of BPRN

Book


Scholarships - Application or Letter of Intent required

Name  Criteria  Approx. Value ($)
Julia Alice Saddington Memorial Scholarship High academic achievement; 3rd year student; interest in community health 

1,000

Jean Margaret Mitchell Memorial Award Student entering  3rd or 4th year nursing who best demonstrates commitment to, & leadership and scholarship in the field of community health 775
Thomas & Helen Smerchanski Award Full-time student; 1st or 2nd year going into 2nd or 3rd year; min DGPA 3.0  1,000
Florence Pauls Prize in Nursing For proficiency & promise of professional competence; 2nd or 3rd  year 150
Nursing Students Association Scholarship (Clinical Performance) For a full-time student in the Four-year Baccalaureate Nursing Program or the Bachelor of Nursing program, who has demonstrated exceptional clinical performance and has never failed a clinical course  
Nursing Students Association Scholarship (Clinical Practicum) For a full-time student in the Four-year Baccalaureate Nursing Program or the Bachelor of Nursing program, who is registered for Senior Practicum in either Winter, Summer or Fall term  
Nursing Students Association Scholarship (Indigenous) For a full-time Indigenous student in the Four-year Baccalaureate Nursing Program or the Bachelor of Nursing program, who is involved in community service or student involvement in the College of Nursing  
Nursing Students Association Scholarship (International) For a full-time international student in the Four-year Baccalaureate Nursing Program or the Bachelor of Nursing program, who is involved in community service or student involvement  
Nursing Students Association Scholarship (NSA) For a full-time student in the Four-year Baccalaureate Nursing Program or the Bachelor of Nursing program, who is involved in the Nursing Student Association  
Nursing Students Association Scholarship (Single Parent) For a full-time student in the Four-year Baccalaureate Nursing Program or the Bachelor of Nursing program, who is a single custodial parent who will be a contributing member of the nursing profession)  
Nursing Students Association Scholarship (Volunteer) For a full-time student in the Four-year Baccalaureate Nursing Program or the Bachelor of Nursing program, who has demonstrated leadership through volunteer activities in the community or at UofM  

Scholarships - Nominated by Faculty member

Name  Criteria  Approx. Value ($)
Nurses Alumni of WGH/HSC - Jane A. Malcolm Scholarship (x3) (currently on hold) Full-time student who has completed at least 96 credit hours towards degree with high academic standing, and demonstration of great skills in the clinical components of the program 1,000

Convocation Prizes

  • University of Manitoba Gold Medal
  • CRNM Medals of Excellence - Bachelor of Nursing and BPRN
  • Pearson Education Book Award

External Awards - This is a list of some external awards available to students. Students are advised to conduct their own searches for available awards.