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If you are considering a career in the agriculture industry please check out the following!  

4-H Scholarships

Every year Saskatchewan 4-H Council has the opportunity to award some of our outstanding senior members with 4-H Scholarships to assist with their post-secondary education. Awarding these scholarships is always a very difficult task as all applicants consistently demonstrate outstanding levels of leadership with the 4-H program and their communities.

Scholarship application packages are available in January of each year and the deadline for applications is April 1 of the current year.

Scholarships are available due to the generosity of our sponsors.

Canadian Institute of Food Science and Technology

CIFST recognizes that the future of food science in Canada lies with today's students. Thanks to the generosity of organizations and individuals, more than $40,000 is awarded annually to recognize the academic excellence of the work of undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate students who are pursuing studies in food science and technology at approved institutions.

As a service to students, this web site provides information about some of the many student scholarships available.  Students wishing to apply for these scholarships must do so through the organizations that adminster the awards.

Canadian Wheat Board

Since 1976, the Canadian Wheat Board (CWB) has committed funds to encourage the development of agricultural research scientists in the long-term interest of western Canadian grain producers. Two types of academic awards were created for students at the Universities of Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Lethbridge: Fellowships for students pursuing Ph.D. or Masters degrees.  Research and Education.

Farm Credit Canada

Grassroots support through FCC 4-H 4-Ever

Rural clubs are encouraged to Rural clubs can expand programs and membership thanks to FCC 4-H 4-Ever, our investment in the Canadian 4-H Council. This investment in the enthusiasm and commitment of a new generation of producers will encourage sustainability of 4-H and provide support for creating new initiatives at the club level and beyond. Contact the Canadian 4-H Council for details and an application form.

Institute of Agricultural, Rural and Environmental Health

The Saskatchewan Association of Rural Municipalities (S.A.R.M.) offers a $1,000 Student Scholarship in Agricultural Safety and Rural Health.

Ministry of Agriculture

The Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture awards a grand-prize scholarship of $4,000 and three runner-up scholarships of $2,000 for students who thinkAG. Applicants need to produce a three-minute creative video or write a well-researched fact-based 1,000-word essay that highlights agriculture’s stewardship story; and provide proof of acceptance to a post-secondary institution and a letter of recommendation from a teacher, agriculture industry or community leader.  

 The application deadline is March 1, 2016. Visit saskatchewan.ca/thinkag or contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for more information. Please help us spread the word!


Grade 12 students and recent graduates (the past two years) in Saskatchewan who are planning to take agriculture-related post-secondary education beginning in the fall of 2016 are eligible to apply.  Click here for more details.


The Monsanto Canada Opportunity Scholarship Program is for Canadian high school students from family farms who have successfully enrolled at a Canadian educational institution (degree or diploma) in a first-year agriculture program.

Sask Pulse Growers

Beginning in 2009 SPG  began awarding five $5,000.00 Undergraduate Scholarships to the University of Saskatchewan for first-year students with a focus on agriculture.

Saskatchewan Intitute of Agrologists

Choose an AgBio Career
$1,000 Scholarships Available.  Click here for more information.

University of Saskatchewan

There are many bursaries and scholarships available for graduate and undergraduate students studying in the field of agriculture and bioresources.