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 Deadline to Apply Deadline Comments
President’s Scholars of Excellence Program

Student must be applying to the first year of undergraduate studies

Admission Scholarship Automatically Considered Unrestricted Undergraduate
Rona Abramovitch Award

Student must have a Certificate of Completion in the Transitional Year Program; must be enrolled in a graduate program or professional level second-entry program; must demonstrate financial need

Grant Application Required Domestic Students Graduate January 31 annually
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
HotDeals “Magic Travel Experience” Scholarship

Students of all nationalities and majors who are at least sixteen years old and are enrolled at an accredited
university or college in US, UK, Canada, Australia and Hong Kong for the current (2018-2019) school year with a legitimate acceptance letter from an accredited University or College.

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Unrestricted Open March 30, 2019
ISER Annual Student Essay Prize

The competition is open to graduate and honours students currently enrolled in a program of studies within the last twelve months.

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Unrestricted Open
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)
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)
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
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 July 5, 2018
Heather Leckie Bryant Scholarship

To be awarded on admission based on academic excellence, extra-curricular activities and demonstrated financial need.  

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate
Roberts Scholarship

To be awarded on admission to an outstanding student enrolled in a science program within the Faculty of Arts and Science on the basis of demonstrated financial need. Preference is given to students from the Peel Region and/or a student registered in Victoria College.

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile 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
Barkley's of Avonmore Bursary

To be awarded to a graduate of Cornwall Collegiate and Vocational School entering Arts and Science on the basis of academic merit and financial need. In the absence of a suitable candidate from Cornwall, students from high schools in the counties of Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry will be considered.

Admission Scholarship Automatically Considered Domestic Students Undergraduate
Nisei Student's Club Bursary

To be awarded to a student of Japanese-Canadian ancestry on the basis of academic merit and financial need.

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate
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
Danielle Sandhu Leadership Award

To be awarded to an undergraduate student who has self-identified with mental health challenges (registration with Accessibility Services is not required). Recipient will be determined on the basis of academic excellence and demonstrated leadership in the University and/or broader community. Leadership can be broadly defined in terms of any social, academic, and volunteer experience in the University or in the community.

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Unrestricted Undergraduate October 31st, annually
Delta Tau Delta Award

To be awarded to first entry undergraduate students who are Canadian citizens or permanent residents and residents of Ontario, on the basis of academic excellence, financial need and community involvement

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate
Faculty of Engineering Admission Scholarships

To be awarded to outstanding Engineering students on admission

Admission Scholarship Automatically Considered Unrestricted Undergraduate
Humanities Excellence Admission Scholarship

To be awarded to students on admission on the basis of academic performance and demonstrated interest in and commitment to study in Humanities at the University of Toronto. Students must be Canadian Citizens or Permanent Residents.

Admission Scholarship Complete the Awards Profile Domestic Students Undergraduate
University of Toronto Scholars Program

To be awarded to the University's most outstanding students on admission.

Admission Scholarship Automatically Considered Unrestricted Undergraduate