Since 2006, CAA Saskatchewan has provided annual entrance scholarships to eligible Saskatchewan high school graduates planning to attend the University of Saskatchewan, University of Regina, and Saskatchewan Polytechnic.
Fred Titanich, President & CEO, CAA Saskatchewan, remarked: “On behalf of our valued members, staff, and board of directors, we are pleased to help students continue their Saskatchewan educational journey through the CAA Scholarship program. Best wishes and congratulations to all successful applicants.”
A $2,500 scholarship is available to the University of Saskatchewan and also to the University of Regina. Applicants must be either a CAA Saskatchewan Member or child of a Member, and a resident of Saskatchewan. The CAA Scholarship deadline date for the U of S is March 1 and the deadline at the U of R is March 15, 2024.
CAA scholarships for Saskatchewan students entering Saskatchewan Polytechnic are $3,750 in total and include the Automotive Service Technician program offered at the Saskatoon campus ($1,250) and at the Moose Jaw campus ($1,250), plus the Auto Body Technician Certificate program ($1,250) offered at the Regina campus. The CAA scholarships at Saskatchewan Polytechnic are available July 15 to September 15 to CAA Saskatchewan Members and non-members.
According to Kris Brown, Associate Vice President, Advancement at Saskatchewan Polytechnic, “Donors are essential to ensuring students have a clear path to reaching their goals. Your thoughtful gifts make a significant impact by changing the path of students’ lives, enabling them to achieve their full potential. Thank you for supporting Sask. Polytech students.”
Each educational institution administers the scholarships, including the application forms and selection of successful candidates. The applicants are evaluated on academic excellence, economic needs, and other factors, including participation in extra-curricular activities or community involvement.
CAA Saskatchewan also awards one entrance scholarship of $2,500 to an employee or child of an employee. The successful candidate is determined by academic excellence and selected by CAA Saskatchewan.
2022-2023 Student Award Recipient Testimonials:
Thank you so very much for choosing me to be the recipient of this scholarship. I am attending the University of Saskatchewan to pursue a degree in Education, with the hopes of becoming a Speech-Language Pathologist. This scholarship will help me pay tuition and will substantially help with relieving some of that stress. I am honoured and incredibly grateful to CAA Saskatchewan for helping me with my education costs and helping me reach my dream! - Dylan, Degree in Education, University of Saskatchewan