Scholarships & funding

Learn about scholarships, bursaries, and awards that support students at Concordia University.  

Scholarships are academic-based.

Candidates must be admitted to a Bachelor’s program. The selection for most of these scholarships is automatic and based on academic ranking.


Bursaries are financial-needs based.

Bursaries provide financial support to students in an Undergraduate Bachelor's degree program in any discipline of study.


Awards are application-based.
Awards require an application in order to be considered. Some awards are named scholarships as they may have academic-based eligibility requirements.


Academic-based funding


Entrance Scholarships are available to full-time students entering university studies for the first time. Students are automatically assessed and may be eligible for scholarships based on academic excellence and other criteria.

Learn about entrance scholarships

RETURNING UNDERGRADSIn-course scholarships

In-Course Scholarships are awarded automatically by the Undergraduate Scholarships and Awards Committee in the fall semester on the basis of top assessment GPA.

Automatic in-course scholarships

GRAD STUDENTSGraduate student scholarships

Explore awards and funding for international and domestic graduate students including Concordia-funded opportunities, private donors, and the federal and provincial Governments.

Visit the School of Graduate Studies


Financial needs-based funding


The Entrance Bursary Program is designed to provide financial support to newly admitted students to an Undergraduate Bachelor's degree program in any discipline of study.

RETURNING UNDERGRADSIn-course bursary program

In-Course Bursaries are awarded to returning students admitted in a previous year on the basis of financial need and satisfactory academic standing. An application form must be submitted online along with various supporting documents. 


Application-based funding

Concordia awards

Review our list of awards and funding opportunities you can apply to.

Search Concordia awards

External awards

Explore scholarships, awards, and bursaries offered by a variety of external organizations, companies and foundations.

Check out the listings to see if you are eligible for any of the current postings.

Search external awards

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