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Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicants must be registered for the fall semester at the University of Regina (including Campion College and Luther College), First Nations University of Canada, Regina Campus, Saskatchewan Polytechnic, Regina Campus, Gabriel Dumont Institute of Native Studies and Applied Research (including Dumont Technical Institute), Regina Campus, or Saskatchewan Indian Institute of Technologies, Regina Campus.
  • University of Regina and First Nations University of Canada applicants graduating from a Regina High School must have a minimum Early Conditional Admission Average (ECAA) of 80 per cent (based on the five subject grades used to calculate the ECAA).
  • University of Regina and First Nations University of Canada undergraduate applicants must have a UGPA of 80 per cent.
  • University of Regina post-graduate applicants must have a CGPA of 80 per cent in their graduate studies. (In some circumstances, a portion of the undergraduate marks will be used).
  • Saskatchewan Polytechnic, Regina Campus must have a minimum overall average of 70 per cent.
  • Gabriel Dumont Institute of Native Studies and Applied Research (including Dumont Technical Institute), Regina Campus, or Saskatchewan Indian Institute of Technologies, Regina Campus, applicants must have a minimum overall
    average of 70 per cent.
  • Vocational school applicants must be enrolled in a minimum 20 week certificate program to one of the listed Category I Registered Vocational schools (The Style Academy, Marvel Beauty School, The Globe Theatre Conservatory, Avant-Garde College, Western College of Remedial Massage Therapies Inc., or Apex Academy of Professional Grooming and Animal Arts) in order to be considered for a Vocational School Scholarship.
  • Previous winners of a Henry Baker Scholarship and City of Regina full-time employees are not eligible to apply.

Application Process

  • Indicate one (1) scholarship category you are applying for.
    • Applicants who are registered under the Saskatchewan Collaborative Programs in Nursing (SCBScN) between the University of Regina and Saskatchewan Polytechnic are required to submit their application through one of the four respective scholarships allocated to the University of Regina as part of the Henry Baker Scholarship Program.
  • Attach a copy of your official or unofficial transcript(s):
    • High School Graduates – Please attach your most recent transcript.
    • Post-Graduate, second, third, and fourth year students – Please attach a copy of all your post-secondary transcripts.
    • Post-secondary students can obtain transcripts through the University of Regina or Saskatchewan Polytechnic. High school students can obtain a transcript from their high school or an official transcript from:

      Student and Teacher Services
      Regina Centre Crossing
      128-1621 Albert Street
      Regina, SK S4P 2S5
      306-787-9525
      www.education.gov.sk.ca
  • Attach a typewritten two (2) page summary that details the following information :
    • Community involvement, volunteerism and personal or family life experiences;
    • Academic and career objectives; and
    • Why financial support would assist you.
    • Post-graduate students must also describe how their thesis relates to a community issue.
  • Reference letters are not required and will not be considered.

Conditions

  • The City of Regina reserves the right to reallocate funding to another category, if no eligible candidate is identified.
  • If no eligible candidate is identified in the First Nations University of Canada, Gabriel Dumont Institute of Native Studies and Applied Research,or Saskatchewan Indian Institue of Technologies categories, preference will be given to applicants in another category, where the candidate has self-declared to be of Indigenous ancestry.
  • The City of Regina Henry Baker Scholarship Program is subject to change without notice.
  • The Selection Committee reserves the right to conduct a personal interview and request year-end marks for high school students.
  • Scholarship winners’ names and photos will be used in print and media material.
 
If you require further information, please contact the City of Regina at 306-777-7000.