Scholarships

Scholarship Sorter

Use this sorter to research scholarships available to University of Toronto applicants and students. Select the type of award you are interested in learning about. Applicants should look at the Admission Scholarships for undergraduate students. Current students should look at awards for undergraduate or graduate students, depending on which scenario suits your needs.

All Awards

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.

All Actions

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

All Availabilities

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
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
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
Florence Evelyn and William Leonard Prideaux Award

Canadian Inuit or Aboriginal student from the North West Territories or Moosonee area, member of Scouts Canada

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate May 31st annually
National Scholarship Program

Must be a Canadian secondary school student intending to begin university the following academic year; Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person who demonstrates superior academic performance, original and creative thought, and exceptional achievement in a broad context.

Admission Scholarship Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate November 3rd, 2017
John McCrae Scholarship

Awarded to a student from Guelph C. I. with the highest average on entrance to U of T. Financial need may be taken into account.

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students 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
Roberts Scholarship

To be awarded on admission to an outstanding student enrolled in a science program within the Faculty of Arts and Science on the basis of demonstrated financial need. Preference is given to students from the Peel Region and/or a student registered in Victoria College.

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile 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
Delta Tau Delta Award

To be awarded to first entry undergraduate students who are Canadian citizens or permanent residents and residents of Ontario, on the basis of academic excellence, financial need and community involvement

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate
Heather Leckie Bryant Scholarship

To be awarded on admission based on academic excellence, extra-curricular activities and demonstrated financial need.  

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate
Nisei Student's Club Bursary

To be awarded to a student of Japanese-Canadian ancestry on the basis of academic merit and financial need.

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate
Bennett Scholars

Awarded to full time undergraduate students with indigenous backgrounds or whose parents did not attend University or College on the basis of financial need.

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate
C. David Naylor University Scholarships

Canadian citizens or permanent residents entering any first-entry program at the University of Toronto; minimum admission average of 95%; demonstrated leadership excellence

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate
Second Language Bursary Program

Domestic students interested in learning a second language

Bursary Application Required Domestic Students Open Winter
APUS Bursaries

Part-time students

Bursary Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate Fall/Winter
Jess Hann Bursary Fund

Open to students in any program at the University of Toronto who have at least one parent born in Italy and who demonstrate financial need.

Bursary Application Required Domestic Students Open November 30th
Metis Nation of Ontario Bursary

Metis students who demonstrate financial need.  

Bursary Application Required Domestic Students Open November 30, annually
Bursary for Students with Disabilities (BSWD)/Canada Student Grant for Services and Equipment for Persons with Permanent Disabilities (CSG-PDSE)

Full-time and part-time students self-identifying as having a permanent or temporary disability and have disability-related postsecondary educational costs for services or equipment that are not covered by another agency or service

Bursary Application Required Domestic Students Open 60 days before the end of your OSAP-defined study period
Royal Canadian Legion Bursary

Enrolled in a post secondary school; Ex-Service personnel, currently serving member of The Canadian Forces or the child or grandchild of a member

Bursary Application Required Domestic Students Open Spring
Dr. Anderson Abbott Award

Black student; financial need; community contribution

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate March 30th, annually