Nursing Students

Welcome to SUN! If you are considering a career in nursing, the following publication may be of interest to you:

SUN Memorial Scholarships

All Awards are managed by the Educational Institutions as per the criteria set out by the SUN Memorial Scholarship Fund trustees. The trustees are SUN's First and Second Vice-Presidents, SUN Local 105 President and two members of the Fockler family.

Awards are subject to change following negotiations of the Terms or Reference with the Educational Institutions or changes to Canada Revenue Agency requirements.

Saskatchewan Union of Nurses Trust Award -  University of Saskatchewan ($750)

  • Open to students entering 2nd or 3rd year of the Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree program.
  • Selection will be based on financial need (75% weighting) and academic achievement (25%weighting), as determined by the Award Committee.
  • Recipient awarded by a Committee determined by the Dean, College of Nursing
  • Visit www.usask.com/nursing for application and applicable deadline information

Saskatchewan Union of Nurses Saskatchewan Innovation and Opportunity Award ($750)

  • Open to Saskatchewan Collaborative Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program, Year 1 or Year 2 students who are enrolled full-time at any location where the program is delivered
  • Selection will be based on Financial Need (75% weighting), Academic Achievement (25% weighting)
  • Award selection by SIAST Donor and Alumni Relations Office.
  • Visit www.go.siast.com for an application form and applicable deadline information

Saskatchewan Union of Nurses Psychiatric Nursing Saskatchewan Innovation and Opportunity Memorial Award ($750)

  • Open to Psychiatric Nursing Diploma program, Year 2 students who are enrolled full-time at SIAST Wascana campus
  • Selection will be based on: Financial Need (75% weighting), Academic Achievement (25% weighting)
  • Award selection by SIAST Donor and Alumni Relations Office
  • Visit www.go.siast.com for an application form and applicable deadline information

 


SUN/CFNU Bursary

  • Amount of bursary:  $1,000
  • Open to students enrolled in the 3rd or 4th year of a registered nursing education program in Saskatchewan.
  • Application forms and information are available at all the Saskatchewan campuses and on this page.
  • The criteria for this bursary places more emphasis on financial need rather than academic excellence, but it also gives preference to the child of a SUN member. 
  • The deadline to apply is November 30th on an annual basis.

CFNU Scholarship Brochure

CFNU Scholarship Application