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.

Filters:
Name Eligibility (Basic Eligibility)sort descending Award Action Availability Level of Study
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
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
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
Ontario Power Generation John Wesley Beaver Memorial Award

Ontario residents who are First Nations, Inuit, or Métis

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Open
Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP)

Ontario residents; Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons; enrolled in approved degree program.

Financial Aid Application Required Domestic Students Open
E.J. Pratt Medal in Poetry

Open to all U of T students; poetry competition

Medal Application Required Domestic Students Open
Russell Alexander Law Firm Scholarship

Open to any Canadian student who will have graduated from high school before the 2018 academic session.  Students must have an 80% average or higher and demonstrate an interest in joining the legal community.

Grant Application Required Domestic Students Open
Korea Fellowship for Field Research

Open to any PhD candidates in dissertation stage within the fields of humanities and social science (excluding programs in natural science, medicine and engineering, and programs at a business school, law school or a school of translation and/or interpretation).

Fellowship Application Required Unrestricted Graduate (Doctoral)
APUS Bursaries

Part-time students

Bursary Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate
Grand Challenges Canada

Passionate and driven students from a variety of disciplines to work as part of our team, through the Summer Student Program.

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Open
German-Canadian Studies Research Scholarships (Ph.D.)

Ph.D. students who are writing a thesis (or equivalent) on a German Canadian topic. Must have Canadian content

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Graduate (Doctoral)
Irving J. Hoffman Memorial Scholarship

Physical disability; undergraduate student; academic achievement; Canadian citizen/permanent resident and resident of Ontario

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate
Roman Soltykewych Music Scholarship

Planning to pursue further studies in the field of Ukrainian choral or vocal music

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Open
Living City Leader Scholarships

Post-secondary student pursuing a future career in the environment or history

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Open
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
Rapid Access to Medical Specialists Scholarships and Bursaries

Scholarships (merit based) and bursaries (financial need) are open to full-time students

Bursary Application Required Unrestricted Open
Women's Association of the Mining Industry of Canada Burge Connell Bursary

Student entering 3rd or 4th year of the Lassonde Mineral Engineering (APSC) or a Geology Program (A&S); avg of at least 85% or 3.18 GPA; financial need.

Grant Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate
Rona Abramovitch Award

Student must have a Certificate of Completion in the Transitional Year Program; must be enrolled in a graduate program or professional level second-entry program; must demonstrate financial need

Grant Application Required Domestic Students Graduate
The Orca Spirit Whale Watcher's Scholarship

Students enrolled in a Science program

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Unrestricted Open
The Living City Leaders Scholarships

Students enrolled in Environmental Studies, Landscape Architecture, Archaeology, Museum Studies, Forestry, Civil Engineering

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Unrestricted Open