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All applicants must complete Part 1 - General Information, Part 2 - Award Details and Criteria, and Part 5 - Declaration.

You may be required to complete Part 3 - Statement and/or Part 4 - Finances if the award(s) you are applying for require(s) this information. Documents required for Part 3 - Statement can be uploaded as either a Word Document or PDF.

If you have any questions about the criteria for any of the awards, please contact:

Academic Office, Room 200
Luther College at the University of Regina, Regina, SK, S4S 0A2
Phone: 1-306-585-5444
Email: luther.registration@uregina.ca

If you are experiencing any technical difficulties with submitting your application, please send an email describing your issue to website@luthercollege.edu.

Part 1 - General Information

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  Luther Arts
  Luther Media, Art and Performance
  Luther Science
  Luther La Cité universitaire francophone

Part 2 - Award Details & Criteria

Check each award for which you are applying. You may apply for more than one award.

  Alice May & Violet Ann Weston Bursary - $1,200

A $1,200 bursary is awarded to an entering or continuing female Luther registered student living in Luther's residence, The Student Village at Luther College, with the intention of studying law, business, nursing, or a health-related program. Applicants must outline future study plans in Part 3 of the scholarship application and indicate financial need. The late Rev. Dr. Walter Ellis (HS’53), an alumnus of Luther College High School, established this bursary in honour of his two aunts, Alice May, a secretary to Regina lawyer George Thorn, and Violet Ann Weston, a nurse. Both Alice and Violet were residents of the College dorms.

Complete Parts 3 and 4.

  Caroline Niebergall Scholarship - $500

A $500 scholarship is awarded to an entering or continuing student in financial need who is preparing for Christian service and demonstrates good academic performance.

Complete Parts 3 and 4.

  Dr. Rex Schneider University Scholarship - $600

A $600 scholarship will be given to an entering or continuing student who demonstrates financial need, academic achievement, and proven leadership qualities. Leadership can include roles within their high school, community, and/or place of worship. Dr. Schneider was the first President of Luther College.

Complete Parts 3 and 4.

  ELCIC Bursary - $850

The Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC) funds a bursary of $850 to an entering or continuing student who intends to pursue leadership in ministry, and is an active member of an ELCIC congregation.

Complete Part 3.

  Indigenous Awards - Up to $2,000

Bursaries will be available (up to $2,000) for entering or continuing self-declared Indigenous students who are pursuing an undergraduate degree through Luther College. Students must demonstrate financial need. Preference for single parents. Provide a short paragraph outlining their story including who they are and where they come from.

Complete Parts 3 and 4.

Canadian Indigenous Status
By self-declaring as an Indigenous student, you will be considered for awards dedicated to Indigenous students.


  James Kurtz Memorial Scholarship in Media, Art, and Performance - $1,500

A $1,500 scholarship is awarded to an entering Media, Art, and Performance student who demonstrates academic excellence.


  Laurence M. Maxwell Memorial Scholarship - $500

A $500 scholarship is awarded to an entering or continuing student from rural Saskatchewan, who has farm connections and demonstrates good character and industry, high academic potential, and indicates financial need.

Complete Parts 3 and 4.

  Liefeld Music Scholarship - $400

A $400 scholarship is awarded to an entering or continuing 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 - $800

An $800 scholarship is awarded to an entering or continuing 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.


  LUSA Student Leadership & Community Involvement Award - $850

The Luther University Student Association (LUSA) funds a $850 entrance award. The criteria includes demonstrated financial need, an entering average of 75% or higher, and participation in leadership opportunities through their school, church, or community. Students must provide a letter of reference from an advisor, guidance counsellor, or an official who can comment on their participation. 

 

Complete Part 3 below and submit a letter of reference to Luther.Registration@uregina.ca with subject line "Luther Award Application."

  Luther College Entrance Awards - Several awards up to $750

Several awards of up to $750 are awarded to entering students with a scholarship average of 80% or higher. Recipients of the University of Regina Entrance Scholarship, UR Circle of Scholars Scholarship, the University of Regina Out of Province Entrance Scholarship, and the former Centennial Merit/Centennial Merit Plus Scholarship are not eligible for this award.


  Luther College High School Scholarship - $1,000

A $1,000 scholarship is awarded to an entering student from Luther College High School who enrolls in Luther Science and demonstrates academic excellence. Recipients of the University of Regina Entrance Scholarship, UR Circle of Scholars Scholarship, the University of Regina Out of Province Entrance Scholarship, and the former Centennial Merit/Centennial Merit Plus Scholarship are not eligible for this award.


  Luther College President's Scholarship - 5 @ $1,000

“There is nothing more important than education: there is no better way to improve economic inequality, support sustainability, and create civically and globally minded leaders who care for the world around them. Luther College’s vocation is to do just that – bring hope and renewal to the world.” Rev. Dr. Marc Jerry, President of Luther College

5 - $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to entering students with an admission average of 80% or higher. Provide 2 paragraphs on how you will use your time at Luther College to discover your vocation and make a difference in the world.

Submit paragraphs to Luther.Registration@uregina.ca with subject line "Luther Award Application."

  Mature Student Scholarship - $1,000

A $1,000 scholarship is awarded to an entering or continuing student registered in at least 9 credit hours who is at least twenty-five 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.

Complete Parts 3 and 4.

  Pre-Professional Entrance Scholarship - $850

An $850 scholarship is awarded to an entering student with a pre-professional major. Criteria includes academic performance and demonstrated commitment to the program of study. The student must arrange for a supporting letter to be sent from an individual to the Luther College Academic Office who can comment on the student’s commitment to the chosen profession. The student must also outline relevant interests, and experience in the application.

NOTE: Recipients of the University of Regina Entrance Scholarship, UR Circle of Scholars Scholarship, the University of Regina Out of Province Entrance Scholarship, and the former Centennial Merit/Centennial Merit Plus Scholarship are not eligible for this award.

Complete Part 3 below and submit a letter of reference to Luther.Registration@uregina.ca with subject line "Luther Award Application."

  Residence Award(s) for Indigenous Students - $2,500/semester

Luther College will provide $2,500 award(s) each semester for one year (fall and winter) toward residence accommodation and meal plan costs for self-declared entering or continuing Indigenous student(s) registered through Luther College. The student(s) must 1) demonstrate financial need, 2) provide a short paragraph outlining their story, including who they are and where they come from, and 3) complete an application for Luther's residence, The Student Village at Luther College, and pay the application fee prior to May 15. This award may not be redeemed for cash and applies only to residence and meal plan fees at Luther College. Preference will be given to the award recipients from the previous year if they re-apply and continue to meet the eligibility requirements.

Complete Parts 3 and 4.

Canadian Indigenous Status
By self-declaring as an Indigenous student, you will be considered for awards dedicated to Indigenous students.


  Residence Award(s) for Students in La Cité universitaire francophone - $2,500/semester

Luther College will provide $2,500 award(s) each semester (fall and winter) toward residence accommodation and meal plan costs for a non-Regina, Luther College student registered through La Cité universitaire francophone for their first year.  The student must 1) demonstrate financial need, 2) provide a personal statement outlining why they selected Luther College as a campus, and 3) complete an application for Luther's residence, The Student Village at Luther College, and pay the application fee prior to May 15. This award may not be redeemed for cash and applies only to residence and meal plan fees at Luther College. 

Complete Parts 3 and 4.

  Residence Award(s) for Students in the Faculty of Arts - $2,500/semester

Luther College will provide $2,500 award(s) each semester (fall and winter) toward residence accommodation and meal plan costs for a non-Regina, Luther College student registered through the Faculty of Arts for their first year.  The student must 1) demonstrate financial need, 2) provide a short personal statement outlining why they selected Luther College as a campus, and 3) complete an application for Luther's residence, The Student Village at Luther College, and pay the application fee prior to May 15.  This award may not be redeemed for cash and applies only to residence and meal plan fees at Luther College. 

Complete Parts 3 and 4.

  Residence Award(s) for Students in the Faculty of Media, Art, and Performance - $2,500/semester

Luther College will provide $2,500 award(s) each semester (fall and winter) toward residence accommodation and meal plan costs for a non-Regina, Luther College student registered through the Faculty of Media, Art, and Performance for their first year.  The student must 1) demonstrate financial need, 2) provide a short personal statement outlining why they selected Luther College as a campus, and 3) complete an application for Luther's residence, The Student Village at Luther College, and pay the application fee prior to May 15. This award may not be redeemed for cash and applies only to residence and meal plan fees at Luther College. 

Complete Parts 3 and 4.

  Residence Award(s) for Students in the Faculty of Science - $2,500/semester

Luther College will provide $2,500 award(s) each semester (fall and winter) toward residence accommodation and meal plan costs for a non-Regina, Luther College student registered through the Faculty of Science for their first year.  The student must 1) demonstrate financial need, 2) provide a personal statement outlining why they selected Luther College as a campus, and 3) complete an application for Luther's residence, The Student Village at Luther College, and pay the application fee prior to May 15.  This award may not be redeemed for cash and applies only to residence and meal plan fees at Luther College. 

Complete Parts 3 and 4.

  Robert & Gertrude Wagner Music Scholarship - $750

A $750 scholarship is awarded to an entering or continuing student who shows proficiency in music and high academic achievement.

Complete Part 3.

Part 5 - Declaration

  Yes

By checking yes, you agree that you have answered all applicable questions and the answers given are correct. You understand that this information will be shared with the Awards Committee and other parties for the purpose of the administration of the awards. You give Luther College permission to publish your name, academic program, and any award received.

Personal information on this form is collected pursuant to the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act ("PIPEDA") and The Local Authority Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act ("LAFOIP"). Luther College at the University of Regina will use your information for all administrative and academic matters and your information may be shared with the University of Regina.

Your information will remain confidential, and will only be used or disclosed as authorized under PIPEDA/LAFOIP.

Should you have any questions about the collection of information, please contact Luther College at the University of Regina at 1-306-585-5144.

Note: You will receive email confirmation that your awards application has been received. Please contact the Luther College Academic Office at 1-306-585-5444 or luther.registration@uregina.ca if you do not receive this information.