Faculty scholarships, awards & bursaries for Canadian applicants

To apply for the awards listed below, submit the Scholarship, Awards & Bursaries Application.
Any required supporting documents must be mailed and received at the University by the specified deadline.

  • School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design
  • Award and eligibility details are available by clicking the award name.

    AWARD AMOUNT

    Oscar Peterson Scholarship ($10,000 x 4 years)
    Deadline: April 1

    $40,000

    York University Talent Entrance Scholarships
    For applicants to programs in the School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design
    No award application required

    $1,000

  • Faculty of Environmental Studies
  • Award and eligibility details are available by clicking the award name.

    AWARD AMOUNT

    Unilever Canada Undergraduate Award in Environmental Studies
    Deadline: April 1

    $5,000

    Han Shan Sih Buddhist Society Bursaries for Environmental Studies
    Deadline: April 1

    $2,000

    George & Helen Vari Foundation Award
    Deadline: April 1

    $2,500

    Dean's Entrance Scholarship for Environmental Studies
    Deadline: April 1

    $7,500

    Faculty of Environmental Studies' Specialist High Skills Major Award
    Deadline: April 1

    $1,000

  • Glendon
  • Award and eligibility details are available by clicking the award name.

    AWARD AMOUNT

    Glendon Alumni Entrance Scholarship

    $1,000

    Lester Pearson Entrance Scholarship
    For Canadian applicants who are residents west of Ontario

    $1,000

    Escott Reid Entrance Scholarship

    $1,000

    Quebec Entrance Scholarships
    For Glendon applicants
    No award application required

    $7,500

    Ron Triffon Entrance Scholarship

    $1,000

    Roseann Runte Scholarship for Bilingualism

    $1,000

  • Faculty of Health
  • Award and eligibility details are available by clicking the award name.

    AWARD AMOUNT

    Bobby Orr Entrance Scholarship
    For Kinesiology & Health Science applicants
    Deadline: April 1

    $2,100

    Kinesiology & Health Science Entrance Award
    For Kinesiology & Health Science applicants
    Deadline: April 1

    $2,100

    Faculty of Health Renewable Entrance Award ($4,500 x 5 years)
    For Kinesiology & Health Science applicants
    Deadline: April 1

    $7,500

  • Lassonde School of Engineering
  • Award and eligibility details are available by clicking the award name.

    AWARD AMOUNT

    Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology Scholarship
    Deadline: April 1

    $3,000

    Lassonde Scholarship
    Deadline: March 17

    $10,000 - $20,000

    FIRST Scholarship
    Deadline: April 1

    $3,000

  • Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies
  • Award and eligibility details are available by clicking the award name.

    AWARD AMOUNT

    Arthur Francis Williams Entrance Award ($2,000 x 2 years)
    Deadline: April 1

    $4,000

    Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies Entrance Award ($1,700 x 4 years)
    Deadline: April 1

    $6,800

    Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology Scholarship
    Deadline: April 1

    $3,000

    George & Catherine Fallis Entrance Award
    Deadline: April 1

    $2,000

    Randal Dooley Memorial Entrance Bursary
    For high-school applicants from the Jane-Finch corridor
    Deadline: April 1

    $2,400

    Malcolm Streete Bursary
    For Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies applicants into social science programs from:
    • Oakwood Collegiate High School
    • Central Commerce Collegiate
    • Central Technical School
    • Inglenook Community School
    • Jarvis Collegiate Institute
    • Native Learning Centre
    • Or secondary schools in the Jane-Finch corridor
    Deadline: April 1

    $1,300
     

  • Schulich School of Business
  • Award and eligibility details are available by clicking the award name.

    AWARD AMOUNT

    Edith Schulich BBA/iBBA Entrance Award
    For Schulich applicants
    No award application required

    $5,000

    Nissan Canada Leadership Entrance Award
    For Schulich applicants
    No award application required

    $3,125

    Seymour Schulich BBA/iBBA Entrance Scholarship
    For Schulich applicants
    No award application required

    $5,000

    Steven K. Hudson BBA/iBBA Entrance Award
    For Schulich applicants
    No award application required

    $5,000

    Tanna H. Schulich BBA/iBBA Entrance Scholarship
    For Schulich applicants
    No award application required

    $5,000

  • Faculty of Science
  • Award and eligibility details are available by clicking the award name.

    AWARD AMOUNT

    Faculty of Science Entrance Scholarships
    For Science applicants with 90%+ final admission average
    No award application required

    $2,000

    Ray & Joe Abramson Award in Mathematics & Statistics
    Deadline: April 1

    $1,300

    York Science Scholars Award ($5,000 x 2 years)
    Deadline: February 20, 2018

    $10,000

    Note: Amounts are based on the 2018-2019 academic year and are subject to change.