Barbara Byers Bursary in Social Work

The Barbara Byers Bursary in Social Work is a non-renewable bursary presented to a University of Regina undergraduate student continuing a Bachelor’s Degree in social work.

Amount: $1000

Number Available: 1

Deadline: October 1st, 2018


The bursary will be presented to a University of Regina undergraduate student who meets the following criteria:

  • Pursuing a Bachelor of Social Work degree
  • Registered in Practicum II requirement in the semester the award is presented
  • Minimum undergraduate grade point average (UGPA) of 70%
  • Demonstrates financial need

Although not required, preference will be given to those who self-identify as women, Indigenous, persons of colour, persons with disabilities, and LGBTQI2S

How to Apply

You must log into SAMS as a registered user to apply for awards. Once you are logged in, you can apply using the online application by selecting “Apply for Award” from the “Other Actions” box in the top right corner of each award page.

Students are strongly encouraged to apply using the online application in SAMS. However, paper applications are available on the SAFA website.

An essay, describing how the bursary will assist the applicant with achieving personal and professional goals promoting diversity and equity, not to exceed 300 words, must accompany the application.

Contact Information

If you are dropping off or sending correspondence by courier (e.g. FedEx, UPS), please address your items to:

University of Regina
Enrolment Services
Administration Humanities 108
3737 Wascana Parkway
Regina SK S4S 0A2

University of Regina Student Awards and Financial Aid:

Phone (Toll-free): 1-800-644-4756
Phone (In Regina): 306-585-4591

Fax: 306-585-5559


SAFA Website:

All information was gathered through the SAMS portal through the guest login.

See Also

Other University of Regina scholarships:

See other Saskatchewan scholarships // See other scholarships for all disabilities