External Awards

The following scholarships, bursaries and awards are offered by external organizations. The University's role is only to advertise the existence of these awards to the University Community. Inquiries regarding these awards should be made by contacting the organization through the links provided.

Note: Provided here are only those external scholarships, bursaries and awards with a value of $4,000 and above. External scholarships, bursaries and awards valued at less than $4,000 are posted on the Scholarship Bulletin board across from the Financial Aid Office (Room 1100, Western Student Services Building).

Scholarship Name: Queen Elizabeth II Silver Jubilee Endowment Fund for Study in a Second Official Language Award Program

Value: $7,000 each (up to three awards available at the bachelor's degree level)

Field of Study:  All disciplines, except translation. Bachelor's degree program.

Application Deadline:  To be considered for this program a nomination from Western University is required.  Students who wish to be considered for a nomination must submit their completed application to the Office of the Registrar by December 1, 2016.  Completed application should be submitted to the Office of the Registrar, room 1120, Western Student Services Building.

For full details on the scholarship program please visit:  https://juno.aucc.ca/wes/hes.aspx?pg=934&oth=0005122017&lg=1


Scholarship Name: Middlesex Law Association Scholarship

Value: $5,000

Field of Study: Third year Law students

Application Deadline: January 15, 2017

For full details and where to submit your application: click here.


Scholarship Name: Association of Canadian Universities for Northern Studies

Value: Multiple scholarships with varying values.

Field of Study: Varies

Application Deadline: January 31, 2017

For full details about the scholarship program please visit: http://acuns.ca/en/award-list/


Scholarship Name: Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship

Value: $9,000

Field of Study: Public administration, governmental accounting, finance, political science, economics, or business administration.

Application Deadline: February 10, 2017

For full details about the scholarship please visit: http://www.gfoa.org/about-gfoa/student-opportunities/scholarships-full-and-part-time-students


Scholarship Name: Frank L. Greathouse Government Accounting Scholarship

Value: $9,000

Field of Study: Accounting

Application Deadline: February 10, 2017

For full details about the scholarship please visit: http://www.gfoa.org/about-gfoa/student-opportunities/scholarships-full-and-part-time-students


Scholarship Name: Electro-Federation Canada Scholarship Program

Value: Multiple scholarships with varying values up to $5,000

Field of Study: Varies. Disciplines which target a career in the Electrical industry.

Application Deadline: May 31, 2017

For full details on the scholarship program, please visit: https://scholarship.electrofed.com/Default.asp


Scholarship Name: Litwiniuk & Company Personal Injury Law Scholarship

Value: $5,000

Field of Study: Law students in any year of study, tort law.

Application Deadline: October 31, 2017

For full details on the scholarship please visit: https://www.litwiniuk.com/scholarship/


Scholarship Name: Loran Award

Value:  Annual stipend of $9,000 for four years of undergraduate study from the Loran Scholars Foundation, plus annual tuition waiver from Western University.

Field of Study:  Full-time undergraduate studies in any program.  Students must apply in final year of high school or CEGEP.  

Application Deadline: Please refer to Foundation website for annual deadlines. 

For full details on the Loran Awards please visit: http://www.loranscholar.ca