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) Award Action Availability Level of Study Deadline to Apply Deadline Comments
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
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 Faculty Association (UTFA) Undergraduate Tuition Award

Undergraduate student from any faculty

Grant Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate October 1st
Dan Leckie City of Toronto Award

Undergraduate or graduate students in the Division of the Environment or Community studies or any program of study relating to these fields

Grant Application Required Domestic Students Open November 30th
Gladys Watson Aboriginal Education Fund

Aboriginal Students enrolled in graduate programs at the master's, doctoral level or second-entry professional programs; Canadian citizen/ permanent resident and a resident of Ontario

Grant Application Required Domestic Students Graduate October 1st
Joseph McCulley Educational Trust Fund

Financial need; public life or social work, with special emphasis on penology

Grant Application Required Domestic Students Open November 30th
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 January 31 annually
University of Toronto Student Union (UTSU) Undergraduate Grant

Full-time undergraduate student; financial need; U of T community involvement

Grant Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate November 30th
Norma Dewar Chisholm Memorial Bursary

Undergraduate student with a disability; financial need

Grant Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate End of October annually
University of Toronto Students' Union Dollar for Daycare Grant

Financial need related to child care expenses; full-time or part-time undergraduate student

Grant Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate March 1st
Hosinec Family Scholarships

Undergraduate or graduate students with financial need; Canadian citizen/ permanent resident and a resident of Ontario

Grant Application Required Domestic Students Open November 30th
Kordellas-Tripp Foundation Awards

There are two separate awards, one for engineering students, the other for nursing students.  Awarded to students on the basis of need and a personal statement that outlines the student’s views on how society should function so humanist values are honoured.

Grant Application Required Unrestricted Undergraduate
Nortel Institute Undergraduate Scholarship

Undergraduate in Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, Faculty of Arts and Science, University of Toronto Mississauga or University of Toronto Scarborough; financial need; academic merit; essay; Canadian citizen/ permanent resident and a resident of Ontario

Grant Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate January 31st (extended)
Scholarship for Women in Business Oct 31, 2018 October 31, 2018