Scholarships

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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.

 

Filters:
Name Eligibility (Basic Eligibility) Award Action Availability Level of Study Deadline to Apply Deadline Comments
Norma Dewar Chisholm Memorial Bursary

Undergraduate student with a disability; financial need

Grant Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate End of October annually
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
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
Donald Forster Award

Undergraduate students. Participation and contribution to student governance and student activities.

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate End of March annually
ShoeTracker Scholarship Program Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Unrestricted Open September 9
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
Snoring Aids Scholarship
  • High school senior entering college, current college students, or graduate school
  • Student must have maintained at least a 3.0 GPA
  • Applicant must be at least 16 years of age
  • Applicants must be legal residents or citizen of the United States.
Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate December 31, 2018
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)
S. Ubakata Fund for Japanese Students

Japanese students from Japan proper

Grant Application Required International Students Open June 30th
Universities Canada Scholarships Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Unrestricted Undergraduate
Volunteer Abroad Scholarship

The scholarship is open to anyone of any nationality who is over the age of 18 with a passion for Teaching English abroad.

Grant Application Required Unrestricted Open June 25, 2017, 5 pm (PST)
Dr. Anderson Abbott Award

Black student; financial need; community contribution

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate March 30th, annually
The Cover Guy Scholarship Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Unrestricted Open July 1
The Synergize Scholarship Fund

Applicants can be in any field of study towards the completion of a post-secondary certificate or diploma.

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Unrestricted Open July 31, 2018
Leon C. Bynoe Memorial Scholarship

Financial need with academic achievement; preference given to candidates from the Afro-Canadian community and MTHA residents

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate November 30th
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)
Canadian Council of Professional Engineers National Scholarships

Engineering

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate March 1
Dr. Lillian McGregor Aboriginal Award of Excellence & Marilyn Van Norman Aboriginal Student Leadership Award

Aboriginal students studying full/part-time at the University of Toronto on the basis of financial need and Ontario residency

Grant Application Required Domestic Students Open February 16th (extended)
Derek Walcott Award

3rd or 4th year undergraduate students interested in pursing work in any aspect of Carribean study/research.   

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate February 1st