Entrance Awards

Did You Know?

  • Small classes = big advantages. As a federated college, Luther College classes are typically smaller. This allows for students to connect with their profs and classmates.

  • Luther students can register in Arts, Science, or Media, Art, and Performance degree programs. All degrees are awarded by the U of R.

  • All programs at Luther College offer study abroad opportunities. As an affiliate of the U of R, we have partnerships with 450 universities across 70 different countries.

  • Luther College offers Bundles and Bundles Plus programs! Bundles and Bundles Plus are groupings of courses hand-selected by our academic advisors to help set new students up for a successful first semester.

  • It pays to go to Luther College. Literally. Luther students are eligible for an additional $100,000 in scholarships, in addition to all of the awards available to them as U of R!

  • The Luther College Residence hosts multiple social events and programs throughout the year, such as Christmas Dinner, International Night, Mardi Gras, and Karaoke Night.

  • Luther grads attend a special graduation ceremony and luncheon celebration at Luther College as well as the U of R convocation ceremony

  • Luther College offers year-round campus and residence tours as well as one-on-one enrollment counseling.

Entrance Awards

Caroline Niebergall Scholarship

A $200 scholarship is awarded annually to a student in financial need who is preparing for Christian service and demonstrates good academic performance.

ELCIC Bursary

The Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC) funds one scholarship of $500 to an entering or continuing student who intends to pursue leadership in ministry and is an active member of an ELCIC congregation.

James Kurtz Memorial Scholarship in Media, Art, and Performance

A $1,000 scholarship is awarded annually to an entering Media, Art, and Performance student who demonstrates academic excellence.

Laurence M. Maxwell Memorial Scholarship

A scholarship of up to $500 is 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.

Liefeld Music Scholarship

A $500 scholarship is 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.

Luther College Best Senior Project Award(s)

As a liberal arts & science college, Luther values the intellectual, social, and community development skills that are developed through participating in science fairs and wishes to recognize the outstanding participants. The value of the award(s) is a $50 University of Regina Bookstore gift card and Luther College merchandise to the top four participants in the category of “Best Senior Project” at the Regina Regional Science Fair.  Prize winners who subsequently attend the University of Regina through Luther College in the Fall semester directly following their high school graduation will receive an additional $500 applied to their first semester’s tuition.  No application is required. 

Luther College Entrance Awards

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.

Luther College High School Scholarship

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 Centennial Merit or Centennial Merit Plus scholarships are not eligible for this award.

Mature Student Scholarship

A $1,000 scholarship is awarded to a 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.

Partnership Awards

Luther College partners with several Regina-area high schools to provide up to $1,500 in awards to a minimum of three students per school to graduating students who register at Luther College in the Fall semester immediately following Grade 12 completion. Students must register in at least nine credit hours. Students apply at their high school in Spring of their Grade 12 year, and the school’s awards committee determines eligibility criteria and recipients. Partner schools include Balfour Collegiate, Campbell Collegiate, Central Collegiate, Johnson Collegiate, Martin Collegiate, Sheldon Williams Collegiate, Thom Collegiate, Greenall High School, Lumsden High School, Luther College High School, Regina Christian School, and Regina Huda School.

Pre-professional Entrance Scholarship

A $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. The student must also outline relevant interests, and experience in the application. Centennial Merit and Centennial Merit Plus recipients are not eligible for this award.

Reformation 500 Award(s)

Two $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to entering students who demonstrate financial need, an average of 75% or higher, and exceptional service to their school, church, and/or community through a short personal statement. The Reformation 500 scholarship was created in 2017 to commemorate the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation.

Residence Award(s) for Students in La Cité Universitaire Francophone

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 a Luther College Residence application 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. 

Residence Award(s) for Students in the Faculty of Arts

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 a Luther College Residence application 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. 

Residence Award(s) for Students in the Faculty of Media, Art, and Performance

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 a Luther College Residence application 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. 

Residence Award(s) for Students in the Faculty of Science

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 a Luther College Residence application 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. 

Robert & Gertrude Wagner Music Scholarship

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