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.

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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.

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Name Eligibility (Basic Eligibility) Award Action Availability Level of Study Deadline to Apply Deadline Comments
Scholars and Students At Risk Award Program

The Scholars at Risk Award Program was established in response to the Syrian crisis which highlighted the growing refugee population worldwide.

The award is open to refugee students on admission to the University of Toronto on the basis of financial need.
 

Admission Scholarship Application Required Unrestricted Open June 1st (Undergraduate applications only)
Walker Wood Foundation Scholarship in Science

To be awarded to an incoming full-time Canadian student entering their first year of study in the sciences who graduated from a high school in Manitoba, Saskatchewan, or outside of the Greater Toronto Area on the basis of financial need and involvement in extra-curricular activities (including, but not limited to: music, leadership, community work).

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate
Lo Family Scholarship

Awarded to students who are Canadian citizens or permanent residents and residents of Ontario, active as leaders, are respected and considered to be well-rounded citizens in their school and community, and have demonstrated financial need.

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate
Schulich Leader Scholarships

Students intending to enroll in an undergraduate program in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) areas of study; Canadian citizen or permanent resident

Admission Scholarship Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate February 1, 2018 - nomination deadline; February 22, 2018 - application deadline
Loran Scholars Foundation

Canadian citizen or permanent resident; Incoming student; strong academic performance; leader

Admission Scholarship Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate Fall 2017
William James Henry Scholarship

Awarded to a female student from Stratford Central Collegiate or Stratford Northwestern, St. Michael's S. S. in Stratford entering the Faculty of Arts and Science in a Science program or the Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering. The scholarship is awarded on the basis of academic achievement and participation in extracurricular activities.

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate
Taylor Scholarship

Awarded to a Canadian citizen or permanent residence on entrance to the Faculty of Arts and Science on the basis of merit and need. The majority of high school courses must be in Arts subjects. Candidates should have the intention of registering in an arts program at U of T.

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate
Edwin S.H. Leong Scholarship Admission Scholarship Nomination Required International Students Graduate Consult nominating graduate department
President’s Scholars of Excellence Program

Student must be applying to the first year of undergraduate studies

Admission Scholarship Automatically Considered Unrestricted Undergraduate
Project Hero Scholarship

Dependants of a member of the Canadian Forces who lost his/her life as a result of being deployed on an international operation; under the age of twenty-six; admitted to an undergraduate first-entry program

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate
Arbor Scholarship

Must be a Canadian secondary student intending to begin university the following academic year; Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person who has applied for the National Scholarship Program.

Admission Scholarship Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate November 4th
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
Faculty of Engineering Admission Scholarships

To be awarded to outstanding Engineering students on admission

Admission Scholarship Automatically Considered Unrestricted Undergraduate
Jess Hann Bursary Fund

Open to students in any program at the University of Toronto who have at least one parent born in Italy and who demonstrate financial need.

Bursary Application Required Domestic Students Open November 30th
Metis Nation of Ontario Bursary

Metis students who demonstrate financial need.  

Bursary Application Required Domestic Students Open November 30, annually
Bursary for Students with Disabilities (BSWD)/Canada Student Grant for Services and Equipment for Persons with Permanent Disabilities (CSG-PDSE)

Full-time and part-time students self-identifying as having a permanent or temporary disability and have disability-related postsecondary educational costs for services or equipment that are not covered by another agency or service

Bursary Application Required Domestic Students Open 60 days before the end of your OSAP-defined study period
Royal Canadian Legion Bursary

Enrolled in a post secondary school; Ex-Service personnel, currently serving member of The Canadian Forces or the child or grandchild of a member

Bursary Application Required Domestic Students Open Spring
APUS Bursaries

Part-time students

Bursary Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate Fall/Winter
Second Language Bursary Program

Domestic students interested in learning a second language

Bursary Application Required Domestic Students Open Winter
AbbVie IBD Scholarship Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Open June 1, 2018