Student Awards


Student Awards

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Queen's Financial Aid

Queen's offers a wide variety of financial assistance options for students in need. 

Admission Awards

Queen's offers many merit-based scholarships, as well as need-based bursary assistance to students entering the first year of an undergraduate program.

General Bursary

The Queen's General Bursary is a non-repayable grant available to students in all years of study who have a demonstrated financial need.

Students in Grant Hall during orientation week

Work Study Program

The Work Study program is offered to provide students with demonstrated financial need with the opportunity to receive priority for certain part-time jobs during their studies.

Short Term Loan

The Queen's Short-term Loan program is designed to assist students who are experiencing a temporary financial emergency (e.g, delay in receiving funds from another source).

Emergency Assistance

Emergency assistance is available for students experiencing financial strain due to circumstances beyond their control.

Upper Year Awards

Once a student has completed at least one year of studies at Queen's they may qualify for an upper year awards. Upper year awards are divided into two categories: awards requiring a separate application, and awards that are automatically selected.

Exchange and BISC

Queen's offers many dedicated bursaries and scholarships to students planning on participating in a Queen's Formal Exchange or studying at the BISC.