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) Awardsort descending Action Availability Level of Study
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
Knowledge First Financial Graduate Scholarship Awards

To be eligible for any of the ten scholarships, applicants must be:

  • Entering a full-time graduate program leading to a certificate, diploma or degree at a designated post-secondary school.
  • The student must be starting first year of the program in September.
  • A Canadian citizenship or permanent resident status.
  • Knowledge First welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities.
  • Accommodations regarding the eligibility criteria are available upon request
  • for additional eligiblity criteria, please see https://knowledge-first-financial.scholarshipscanada.com/index.do
Grant Application Required Domestic Students Graduate
Musicians' Dream Aid Scholarship

All young musicians under the age of 20 on June 11, 2017 who have Canadian citizenship or are living in Canada are eligible

Grant Application Required Unrestricted Undergraduate
S. Ubakata Fund for Japanese Students

Japanese students from Japan proper

Grant Application Required International 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
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
E.J. Urwick Bursary

Undergraduate or graduate students in the Sociology program

Grant Application Required Domestic Students Open
University of Toronto Faculty Association (UTFA) Undergraduate Tuition Award

Undergraduate student from any faculty

Grant Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate
Indigenous Student Bursary

Indigenous students, residents of Ontario, on the basis on financial need

Grant Application Required Domestic Students Open
Edward and Dorothy Dawson Award for Aboriginal Students

Aboriginal students on the basis of financial need; preference to Aboriginal students enrolled in any science related discipline

Grant Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate
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
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
Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation

Applicants must be in the early or developmental stage of their career, work in a repsentational style of painting, drawing, sculpting or printmaking and demonstrate a commitment to making art their lifetime career.  

Grant Application Required Unrestricted Open
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
Universities Canada Scholarships Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Unrestricted Undergraduate
Adventographer Travel Scholarship

Full-time students

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Unrestricted Open
Government of Canada International Scholarships

Follow this link for further information on International Scholarship Opportunities for Canadians

Follow this link for further information on International Scholarship Opportunities for Non-Canadians

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Unrestricted Open
Nutcracker Sweet Scholarship

Students registered full-time with GPA = 3.0 min.

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Unrestricted Open
RBC Capital Markets Scholarships
  • Undergraduate students in their 2nd year of full-time studies; 
  • enrolled in a business, engineering or economics program;
  • CGPA = 3.5 min; 
  • Canadian citizens, PR, or individuals legally eligible to work in Canada for any employer until and incl. September 2018
Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate
Estonian Scholarship Fund

Undergraduate or graduate students on the basis of academic merit and financial need.

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Unrestricted Open