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Luther College Entrance Scholarships 

Several scholarships of up to $750 are awarded to entering students with a scholarship average of 80% or higher. Recipients of the Centennial Merit or Centennial Merit Plus scholarships are not eligible for this award. 


ELCIC Bursary
The Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada funds one scholarship of $500 to an entering or upper-level student who intends to pursue a church-related career. This bursary is intended for a student who would otherwise not be eligible for scholarships.


James Kurtz Memorial Scholarship in Fine Arts
One $500 scholarship will be awarded annually to an entering Fine Arts student who demonstrates academic excellence. The award is renewable for the subsequent year upon re-application providing the student maintains a UGPA of 75%. In the event the award is not renewed an upper-level student will be considered, thus all eligible students are encouraged to apply.


Liefeld Music Scholarship
A $500 scholarship will be awarded annually to an entering or upper-level student majoring in music who demonstrates academic excellence. Active in fostering a strong music program at Luther College, Mr Liefeld was a member of the Regina Symphony Orchestra for many years.


Liefeld-Taube Science Scholarship
An $800 scholarship will be awarded annually to an entering or upper-level student majoring in a discipline in the Faculty of Science who demonstrates academic excellence. This scholarship was established by Mr Paul Liefeld and Dr Henry Taube. Mr Liefeld taught chemistry at Luther College from 1930-1972. Dr Taube, a student of Mr Liefeld and an alumnus of the College, won the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 1985.


Luther College High School Scholarship
A $1000 scholarship will be awarded to an entering student from Luther College high school who enrolls in Luther Science and demonstrates academic excellence. Recipients of the Centennial Merit or Centennial Merit Plus scholarships are not eligible for this award. 


Residence Scholarship for Music Students: (1 @ $2500)
Luther College will provide residence accommodation for a non-Regina student admitted to either the Bachelor of Music or Bachelor of Music Education degree programs. Students must be registered through Luther Fine Arts, must enroll in at least two Luther courses during the first year, and will share their musical talents at a College event during the school year. The award is renewable for the second year upon reapplication provided the student maintains a minimum PGPA of 75% after a minimum of 24 credit hours and enrolls in at least one Luther course in the second year of studies. Students must 1) audition with the Department of Music, 2) provide two reference letters and 3) complete a Luther College residence application. 


Mature Student Scholarship
A scholarship of $1000 will be awarded to a student registered in at least 9 credit hours who is at least 25 years old. Applicants must demonstrate academic excellence and indicate financial need.  Preference will be given to applicants who are raising families and/or have work commitments in addition to their studies.


Laurance M Maxwell Memorial Scholarship
A scholarship of up to $500 will be awarded to an entering or upper-level student from rural Saskatchewan, who has farm connections and demonstrates good character and industry, high academic potential, and indicates financial need.


Caroline Niebergall Scholarship
One scholarship of $200 will be awarded annually to a student in financial need who is preparing for Christian service and demonstrates good academic performance.


Pre-professional Entrance Scholarship
This $800 scholarship is awarded to an entering student with a pre-professional major. Criteria include academic performance and demonstrated commitment to the program of study. The student must arrange for a supporting letter to be sent from an individual who can comment on the student’s commitment to the chosen profession. Also the student must outline relevant interests, and experience in the application. Centennial Merit and Centennial Merit Plus recipients are not eligible for this award.


Dr Rex Schneider University Scholarships
Four $1000 awards will be given to students who demonstrate financial need, academic achievement, and proven leadership qualities. Leadership can include roles within their high school (entering students), campus life (upper-level students), community, and/or place of worship. The award, although preferably non-renewable, may be renewed for up to four consecutive years upon re-application and at the discretion of the Awards Committee. Dr Schneider was the first president of Luther College.


Robert and Gertrude Wagner Music Scholarship
One scholarship of $750 awarded annually to an entering or upper-level student who shows proficiency in music and high academic achievement.

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