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Scholarships



SaskTel and SIIT

Saskatchewan Indian Institute of Technologies Scholarships

The Saskatchewan Indian Institute of Technologies (SIIT) and SaskTel have jointly established three scholarships valued at $1500 to encourage Indigenous students to pursue post-secondary education in fields directly related to telecommunications.

The scholarships are contingent upon recipients proceeding to or participating in a full-time two-year diploma program related to telecommunications.

Eligibility

Entrance Scholarship

Open to students who have successfully completed High School requirements or the Adult Secondary Education program.

The student must:

  • Have completed at least two years in a high school in Saskatchewan and attained complete secondary level standing, or have completed at least two semesters in the ASE (Adult Secondary Education) program.
  • Apply and be accepted into a discipline identified as relevant to the telecommunications industry at SIIT. Preference is for electronics and computers; however, business administration, accounting and marketing will also be considered
  • Achieve a minimum 75% average in classes taken

Continuing Scholarship

Open to students who successfully complete the first year of study of a two year diploma program. The student must:

  • Be a full-time student at SIIT taking a full course load, and be enrolled in a discipline identified as relevant to the telecommunications industry. Preference is for electronics and computers; however, business administration, accounting and marketing will also be considered
  • Achieve a minimum 75% average on first semester and second semester marks

Please note that Scholarship applications are not retained past the award year.

Deadline for scholarship applications is November 1 of each year

Apply now

If you have any questions please feel free to call our Human Resources Department at 1.866.742.6551 or send an email to sasktel.careers@sasktel.com.