Important notice regarding COVID-19: please read before registering for a program or class Details
Through the generous support of our donors, SAIT is proud to offer over $5 million in awards to students in almost every program. Awards are available to all qualifying SAIT students in recognition of academic success, financial need, community involvement and other areas of success and support.
Good news! Student Awards will continue to be selected for this year despite the COVID-19 disruption. SAIT's Student Awards team is working diligently to assess and select recipients. Selected recipients will recieve their award directly into their bank accounts. First distribution is expected to be released mid-April.
If you are the recipient of a Student Award, you will recieve an email to your SAIT email address and will be asked to provide your banking information to have your award disbursed to you.
For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
How to apply for awards
Watch this video to learn how to apply for Student Awards at SAIT:
Student Awards Guide 2020/21
Applications for 2020/21 student awards are now open.
Questions? For more information, please email email@example.com.
Virtual Awards Labs
Welcome (or welcome back) to SAIT! We will be hosting a series of virtual student awards tutorials to assisnt new and returning students with the scholarship application process.
The sessions will be hosted through MS Teams, which can be found on your Office 365 account. For details on how to access your Office 365 student account or use MS Teams visit our Online Learning tools and software page.
Sessions are held on the following dates:
Aug. 10 (M) – 6 pm
Aug. 13 (Th) – 10 am
Aug. 18 (Tu) – 4 pm
Aug. 21 (F) – 2 pm
Aug. 24 (M) – 10 am
Aug. 26 (W) – noon
Aug. 28 (F) – 10 am
Aug. 31 (M) – 4 pm
Pick a date that best fits your schedule and register!
Got questions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Frequently asked questions
Find all award descriptions in SAIT's Student Awards Guide.
If you are enrolled at SAIT as a continuous, full-time student or apprentice you may be eligible to apply.
There are exceptions for part-time and distance learning students that are outlined in the guide, so please review the criteria carefully.
International students who are citizens from any country other than Canada and who have been accepted at SAIT on a student visa are eligible for SAIT student awards. In order to collect the award, however, an international student must have either a Social Insurance Number (SIN) or an Individual Tax Number (ITN).
International students should contact the SAIT International Centre for details and assistance. The Centre may also suggest other awards that are directed specifically to international students.
The Alumni and Development office will notify students selected for awards within four months of the application deadline. Recipients will receive an email, telephone call or a letter with information about when and how to pick up the awards package.
If you have further questions, please refer to the Student Awards Guide or email email@example.com.
Become a Student Awards donor
Investments made by individual SAIT alumni and friends, associations, businesses, foundations and other organizations have helped countless students attend SAIT and achieve their goals. Our student awards are funded on an annual basis as well as through professionally managed endowments.
If you wish to donate to an existing award, conveniently donate online. Select 'other' from the menu and enter the award name in the text box next to 'tell us how to direct your gift'.
Contact Student Awards
If you need assistance applying for student awards, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 403.284.8279.
If you would like to establish a new award, please contact: