Undergraduate awards and scholarships

The majority of Asper School undergraduate scholarships and prizes require no application. When no application is required, all Asper School undergraduate students are automatically eligible for consideration.

Asper Undergraduate Scholarships requiring the Asper School of Business General Award Online Application are posted on this web page below. Asper School of Business undergraduate students can access and submit the Asper School of Business General Award Online Application by logging into their Aurora Student Account.

For M. Parry Power Bursary, John H. McEown and A. Lewis Watt Bursary and Hartley T. Richardson Bachelor of Commerce Bursary, Asper undergraduate students must complete the online University of Manitoba General Bursary Application and Supplemental Bursary Application by October 1. Additional documentation is required for M. Parry Power Bursary and Hartley T. Richardson Bachelor of Commerce Bursary - see below for application details. For information about completing the online application, please see Bursaries page of the Financial Aid and Awards. Bursaries are awarded to students on the basis of academic merit and financial need.

For information about university-wide awards and scholarships, contact the Financial Aid and Awards Office, Room 422 University Centre.

Disclaimer: Awards and application details may be subject to change without notice.

Asper undergraduate scholarships requiring paper applications

Please email applications and additional documentation to AsperAwards@umanitoba.ca before each deadline. Late applications will not be accepted.

Actuarial Mathematics

There are many scholarships available from The Actuarial Foundation. To learn more about the actuarial profession and/or to view other scholarship opportunities offered within the profession, go to the Be An Actuary website

Management Information Systems

Scholarships for student groups - Application Deadline: March 1, 2022

Iggy Award for Leadership of a Student Group

Asper 2022 Convocation Awards - Application Deadline: March 1, 2022

For graduating students: October 2021, February 2022 or May 2022

Asper undergraduate scholarships requiring the Asper School of Business General Award Online Application through Aurora student account

Deadline for online application and additional documentation (if applicable) is October 1.

Please email additional documentation (if applicable) to AsperAwards@umanitoba.ca no later than October 1. Documentation submitted after the deadline will not be accepted.

Asper undergraduate bursaries requiring the online University of Manitoba General Bursary Application and Supplemental Bursary Application

Deadline for online applications is October 1.

Please email additional documentation (if applicable) to AsperAwards@umanitoba.ca no later than October 1. Documentation submitted after the deadline will not be accepted.

MSc Financial assistance

Funding resources may be subject to change. In previous years, we have provided fellowships of UP TO $20,000 per year for two years for each MSc student. The applications to the MSc in Management constitute those for this faculty-based financial support - there is no separate application form required for funding. Only applicants completing their full application on or before the deadline date will be considered for funding.

International Student Funding

International students who are admitted with an admission GPA of 3.5+, based on their last 60 credit hours (or equivalent) of study or last equivalent two full years, will automatically receive the International Graduate Student Entrance Scholarship from Faculty of Graduate Studies (IGSES award), valued currently at approximately $6,400.

Learn more about the International Graduate Student Entrance Scholarship

PhD financial assistance

Funding resources may be subject to change. In previous years, we provided fellowship of up to $30,000 per year for four years for each PhD student. The applications to the PhD in Management constitute those for this faculty-based financial support - there is no separate application form for funding required. Only applicants completing their full applications on or before the deadline date will be considered for funding.

Research funding is also available on a competitive basis through the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) doctoral fellowships. Students are encouraged to apply for research of financial support for PhD program including research assistantship (availability may be varied). PhD students may also be offered teaching positions as PhD lecturers during their last two years of the program.

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University of Manitoba (Fort Garry campus) 
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