This is your chance to support Canada’s next generation of public sector leaders by donating to the Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy. Your generosity today will make a difference in the lives of students who will go on to make a difference in our future by supporting communities through their work in the public sector.
With your support, our students will be what the world needs.
Support Student Awards and Scholarships
Dan Perrins Public Policy Award
The Dan Perrins Public Policy Award was established in 2020 to support a graduate student in the Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy at either the University of Regina or the University of Saskatchewan, who has demonstrated academic excellence and community involvement. Preference is given to students who self-identify as First Nations, Métis or Inuit.
Dr. Michael Atkinson Scholarship Fund
Established by the Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy in honour of its founding executive director, the Dr. Michael Atkinson Scholarship supports MPP and Ph.D. students who demonstrate academic and research excellence, and whose research focuses on areas of governance.
Garry H. Beatty Scholarship
The Garry H. Beatty Scholarship was established through a donation provided by friends and colleagues in memory of Garry H. Beatty, recognizing his long career in Saskatchewan Finance and the Crown sector. This scholarship assists students who are pursuing an MPA degree in the Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy. One award of $1,300 will be presented annually to a JSGS student from either of the University of Regina or the University of Saskatchewan campus.
JSGS Alumni Association Award
The JSGS Alumni Association Award was established in 2021 to assist students pursuing a master’s degree program at the Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy. One award of $1,000 is presented annually to a JSGS University of Regina or University of Saskatchewan graduate student.
Robert C. Douglas and Joanne R. Sutherland Scholarship
The Robert C. Douglas and Joanne R. Sutherland Scholarship was established through a donation by Mr. Douglas and Ms. Sutherland as a thank you to Saskatchewan for their years working in the public service. This scholarship assists students who are pursuing a Master's degree in Public Policy or Public Administration at the Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy. One award will be presented annually to a deserving JSGS student from either the University of Saskatchewan or the University of Regina campus.
The Honourable Wayne G. Wouters Scholarship
The Wayne Wouters Scholarship was established through donations provided by friends of Wayne Wouters to provide recognition for his long-standing public career and to support JSGS students enrolled in the MPA and MPP programs. One award, valued at $2,750, will be presented annually to a deserving JSGS student from either the University of Saskatchewan or the University of Regina campus.
Be What the World Needs: The Campaign for the University of Saskatchewan
USask has launched the largest campaign in Saskatchewan’s history to raise $500 million to solve the world’s greatest challenges. The Be What the World Needs Campaign is addressing what affects all of us the most—your world now and the world that future generations will inherit. USask has never been better equipped to tackle the world’s most complex issues—such as climate change, infectious diseases, and access to safe food and water—but we can’t do it without you. With you by our side, we can unlock the knowledge and skills needed by the next generation of leaders, for Saskatchewan, for Canada and the world of tomorrow. Together, we will be what the world needs.
With your support, students at JSGS will change our world. To make a donation to help our students do this important work, please click here.