Award for Scholarly Achievement in the Area of Gender-Based Violence

Eligibility (Basic Eligibility): 

Domestic or international students. At the time of application, must be registered in a graduate/undergraduate program at the University of Toronto; full-time, part-time and/or flex-time registered students are eligible. Undergraduate students must have completed a minimum of 10 credits. For a complete list of requirements, check the application form.

Award type: 
Scholarship for Current Students
Application Required
Level of Study: 
Description of Award: 

Each December 6th, the University of Toronto community marks the National Day of Remembrance & Action on Violence Against Women with events across the institution. In 2016, the University established the Graduate and Undergraduate Award for Scholarly Achievement to recognize students who have made distinctive contributions in the area of gender-based violence research and prevention.


Academic Year: 
Two awards at $1,500 each are available annually - one for a graduate student and one for an undergraduate student. The Award is funded jointly by the Office of the Vice-President and Provost and the Office of the Vice-President, Human Resources & Equity.
Deadline to Apply: 
September 20th, annually
How/When is it paid?: 

Fall session

Actual Deadline Date: 
Friday, September 20, 2019