Scholarships

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Use this filter to determine the type of award you are interested in: Admission Scholarship, Grant, Bursary, etc. In general, awards with these titles are awards offered by the University of Toronto. The entries listed as “Admission Scholarship” are, generally, University of Toronto awards, while those listed as "Scholarship for Current Students" may be University of Toronto awards or external awards the University wishes to bring to your attention.

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Use this filter to determine which awards require an application, which are automatic consideration and which require you to create an Awards Profile at join.utoronto.ca

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Use this filter to determine awards for domestic or international students.

All Study Levels

Use this filter to determine who can receive the award. Most awards are divided between Undergraduate and Graduate Awards with some open to all students.

 

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Name Eligibility (Basic Eligibility) Award Action Availability Level of Study Deadline to Apply Deadline Comments
University of Toronto Crown Ward Grant

Receiving OSAP and self-identified as Crown ward or in receipt of the Extended Care and Maintenance Allowance; registered in full time studies in a direct-entry program.

Grant Automatically Considered for OSAP Recipients Domestic Students Undergraduate N/A
University of Toronto Advanced Planning for Students (UTAPS)

Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person (recognized convention refugee); enrolled full-time in an eligible program; eligible for Canadian government financial aid – such as OSAP – or First Nations band funding.

Grant Application Required if not OSAP recipient Domestic Students Open See UTAPS website for deadlines
Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship Program

Must be an international secondary school student (i.e. a non-Canadian requiring a study permit) intending to begin university studies in the following academic year.

Admission Scholarship Nomination Required International Students Undergraduate School Nomination deadline: November 30th, 2017; Student Application deadline: January 15th, 2018
Edwin S.H. Leong Scholarship Admission Scholarship Nomination Required International Students Graduate Consult nominating graduate department
YWCA Women of Distinction Awards

Woman between the age of 16 and 30; making outstanding contributions to improving the lives of women and girls in their community

Scholarship for Current Students Nomination Required Domestic Students Open November 10, 2017
National Book Award

Must be a Canadian secondary school student intending to begin university the following academic year; Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person; every Canadian secondary school across the country can nominate one student.

Admission Scholarship Nomination Required Domestic Students Undergraduate November 4th
President’s Scholars of Excellence Program

Student must be applying to the first year of undergraduate studies

Admission Scholarship Automatically Considered Unrestricted Undergraduate
U of T Engineering International Scholar Award

Only open to international students enrolled in secondary schools outside of Canada

Admission Scholarship Automatically Considered International Students Undergraduate
Faculty of Engineering Admission Scholarships

To be awarded to outstanding Engineering students on admission

Admission Scholarship Automatically Considered Unrestricted Undergraduate
Barkley's of Avonmore Bursary

To be awarded to a graduate of Cornwall Collegiate and Vocational School entering Arts and Science on the basis of academic merit and financial need. In the absence of a suitable candidate from Cornwall, students from high schools in the counties of Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry will be considered.

Admission Scholarship Automatically Considered Domestic Students Undergraduate
University of Toronto Scholars Program

To be awarded to the University's most outstanding students on admission.

Admission Scholarship Automatically Considered Unrestricted Undergraduate
Ontario Hockey Association War Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to a student who is a descendent of one who has served in the Canadian forces. Proof of service in the forces is required.

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate
Hugh Innis Strang Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to graduates of Goderich C.I. entering any first-entry program at the University of Toronto. Selection is based on academic standing, financial need and school activities.

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate
Walker Wood Foundation Scholarship in Science

To be awarded to an incoming full-time Canadian student entering their first year of study in the sciences who graduated from a high school in Manitoba, Saskatchewan, or outside of the Greater Toronto Area on the basis of financial need and involvement in extra-curricular activities (including, but not limited to: music, leadership, community work).

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate
Humanities Excellence Admission Scholarship

To be awarded to students on admission on the basis of academic performance and demonstrated interest in and commitment to study in Humanities at the University of Toronto. Students must be Canadian Citizens or Permanent Residents.

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate
Lo Family Scholarship

Awarded to students who are Canadian citizens or permanent residents and residents of Ontario, active as leaders, are respected and considered to be well-rounded citizens in their school and community, and have demonstrated financial need.

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate
William James Henry Scholarship

Awarded to a female student from Stratford Central Collegiate or Stratford Northwestern, St. Michael's S. S. in Stratford entering the Faculty of Arts and Science in a Science program or the Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering. The scholarship is awarded on the basis of academic achievement and participation in extracurricular activities.

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate
Taylor Scholarship

Awarded to a Canadian citizen or permanent residence on entrance to the Faculty of Arts and Science on the basis of merit and need. The majority of high school courses must be in Arts subjects. Candidates should have the intention of registering in an arts program at U of T.

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate
Project Hero Scholarship

Dependants of a member of the Canadian Forces who lost his/her life as a result of being deployed on an international operation; under the age of twenty-six; admitted to an undergraduate first-entry program

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate
Fairfax Financial Award

To be awarded on the basis of financial need and academic merit. Demonstrated involvement in the community and extracurricular activities.

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate