Gladys Watson Aboriginal Education Fund

Eligibility (Basic Eligibility): 

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

Award type: 
Grant
Action: 
Application Required
Level of Study: 
Graduate
Description of Award: 

The Gladys Watson Aboriginal Education Fund provides grant funding to Aboriginal (Status, Non-Status, Metis and Inuit) students enrolled in University of Toronto graduate programs at the master’s or doctoral level, and second-entry professional programs. All full- and part-time Aboriginal students in these programs are eligible to apply, with preference given to those students who demonstrate financial need.

Academic Year: 
2017-2018
Value/Amount: 
Multiple awards ranging in value (approximately $1000-$3000)
Full Eligibility Requirements: 

Recipient must:

  • be Aboriginal (Status, Non-Status, Metis and Inuit);
  • be a Canadian citizen /permanent resident and resident of Ontario;
  • be enrolled in a University of Toronto graduate program at the master’s or doctoral level, and second-entry professional programs.
How to Apply: 

Complete the application (PDF): http://www3.adm.utoronto.ca/php/website_files/pdf_applications/watson_g_...

Submit to:

First Nations House Office of Aboriginal Student Services and Programs
563 Spadina Avenue, 3rd floor
University of Toronto
Toronto, Ontario M5S 1A1

or

Enrolment Services
172 St. George Street
University of Toronto
Toronto, Ontario M5R 0A3
Deadline to Apply: 
October 1st
How/When is it paid?: 

December

Availability: 
Domestic Students