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) Award Action Availability Level of Study
YWCA Women of Distinction Awards

Woman between the age of 16 and 30; making outstanding contributions to improving the lives of women and girls in their community

Scholarship for Current Students Nomination Required Domestic Students Open
Second Language Bursary Program

Domestic students interested in learning a second language

Bursary Application Required Domestic Students Open
Dr. E. Bruce Hendrick Scholarship

Recipients must enter/attend the chosen academic program in the year of application.  Requests for deferment will be considered only in unusual circumstances such as illness.
Proof of registration must be submitted before the award can be paid out.
In the event that the student does not complete the academic program, they must submit documentation stating the reasons for their inability to complete the proposed course load.

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Open
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
APUS Bursaries

Part-time students

Bursary Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate
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
City of Toronto Women's Studies Graduate Scholarship

Student enrolled in graduate Women's Studies; Canadian citizen/permanent resident and resident of Ontario

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Graduate
AbbVie IBD Scholarship Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Open
Rabbi Isserman Prize

Essay on International/Interracial Relations

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Open
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
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
City of Toronto Women's Studies Undergraduate Scholarship

Awarded to a student whom has completed 3rd year enrolled in a major or specialist program in Women's Studies; Canadian citizen/permanent resident and resident of Ontario

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate
Fairfax Financial Award

To be awarded on the basis of financial need and academic merit. Demonstrated involvement in the community and extracurricular activities.

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate
Eric Waldron Scholarship Award 2018

This scholarship is provided to a student with cerebral palsy who is a current Lifetime Member of OFCP and who is enrolled in an Ontario College or University and who has completed his or her first year of instruction at University or College.  Course transcripts including marks are required.  Applicants must be residents of Ontario.

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students 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
President's Award for the Outstanding Indigenous Student of the Year Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Open
National Book Award

Must be a Canadian secondary school student intending to begin university the following academic year; Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person; every Canadian secondary school across the country can nominate one student.

Admission Scholarship Nomination Required Domestic Students Undergraduate
Rhodes Scholarship

Canadian citizen or Permanent resident (Rhodes Scholarship for Canada)
Citizens of countries that are not Rhodes constituencies (Rhodes Global Scholarship)

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Graduate
University of Toronto Faculty Association (UTFA) Undergraduate Tuition Award

Undergraduate student from any faculty

Grant Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate
Florence Evelyn and William Leonard Prideaux Award

Canadian Inuit or Aboriginal student from the North West Territories or Moosonee area, member of Scouts Canada

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate