Funding & Scholarships

The Psychology Department offers the following awards to outstanding Undergraduate students.

Bursaries (by application):

  • Marilyn McCall Bursary in Psychology

In-course Scholarships (requires application):

  • Betty Jamie Chung Scholarship in Psychology
  • Dr. Douglas Earl Alcorn Scholarship

In-course Scholarships (no application):

  • Hector William Hadland Scholarship in Psychology
  • Crocus Scholarship in Psychology

For eligibility requirements and application instructions, please visit the OREG website for awards and financial aid


Jamie Cassels Undergraduate Research Awards (JCURA)

The Jamie Cassels Undergraduate Research Awards (JCURA) offer exceptional undergraduate students the opportunity to carry out research in their field of study under the mentorship and guidance of a faculty member and present her/his research at the annual JCURA Research Fair. In addition, the students will have the opportunity to submit for online publication their academic poster in the JCURA poster collection and/or an article in the Arbutus Review

The eligibility requirements are:

  • Full-time 3rd or 4th year undergraduate students in the year of application
  • Full time student (registered in 12 or more units of study in the winter session of the JCURA.
  • Have a sessional GPA of at least 7.0
  • Satisfy the general regulations of Student Awards and Financial Aid

More information can be found on the LTSI Website


Emergency funding
Life happens... let us help you.

Through Student Awards and Financial Aid, UVic has an emergency loan fund which provides short term assistance to students experiencing an unanticipated and urgent financial crisis.