Scholarships, Awards and Bursaries - Entrance

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Abshir Hassan Undergraduate Award for Excellence in Community Service

Abshir Hassan

The Abshir Hassan Undergraduate Award for Excellence in Community Service will be presented each year to an incoming undergraduate student who has made a positive impact in their communities. To be eligible, applicants must be high school students graduating from Westview Centennial Secondary School, C. W. Jeffreys, Emery Collegiate Institute, John Polyani Collegiate Institute or York Memorial. Students must possess a minimum B average in their last year of high school and provide a written statement demonstrating their commitment to creating change in their community, as well as their volunteer and/or leadership activities. Preference will be given to applicants demonstrating financial need. A passionate teacher who strived to make a difference in his community, Abshir Hassan was a hard-working and caring individual well known and admired for his work with youth. As a dedicated student, Abshir earned his undergraduate degree in psychology from York's Faculty of Health and then his Bachelor of Education degree for York's Faculty of Education. At the time of his death, Abshir was working on his MEd, with plans to pursue his PhD at York.

Al and Laurie Monaco and Enbridge Inc. Scholarship

Al and Laurie Monaco and Enbridge Inc.

Awarded to an entering first year student who has achieved a minimum admission average of 80 percent (or equivalent). Students must include a statement of their educational and career objectives under the personal statement section of the Student Financial Profile. Recipients must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons who are residents of Ontario and demonstrate financial need.

Allan Findlay Memorial Entrance Scholarship

Established by the partners of the late Allan Findlay, Q.C., in his memory, this award is to be granted to a student entering first year selected on the basis of pre-law academic achievement and participation in extracurricular activities including athletics, debating, student government, drama and the student newspaper. The scholarship will be awarded to Osgoode students every third year starting in 1986-87.

Allen T. Lambert Scholarship

Brookfield Asset Management Inc.

Brookfield Asset Management Inc. has established this renewable entrance scholarship in honour of Allen T. Lambert. Awarded to an entering full-time MBA student who has demonstrated academic excellence in previous studies. Renewable in the second year of the program if recipient achieves academic standing in the top quartile of the MBA year one.

Alumni Award of Distinction Scholarship

York University Alumni Association

Candidates must be students in their final year of study in a secondary school who will be seeking admission into first year of undergraduate study at York University in any discipline. Candidates possess a minimum admission average of 90 per cent or equivalent and will have other accomplishments such as leadership in community service, achievement in arts or sports, or excellence in other areas of individual endeavour which demonstrates the wholeness of the person and grace of character. This award is renewed on the basis of continued high academic standing (minimum grade point average of 8.00). The York University Alumni Association donated these awards to celebrate their commitment to York University. The Association has a unique and valuable role to fill in promoting the excellence, welfare and future of the University. These awards will assist the newest generation of York students to realize their dreams.

AOLS Geomatics Engineering Entrance Award

Maureen Mountjoy

The AOLS Geomatics Engineering Entrance Award will be awarded to two Canadian students who entered the Geomatics Engineering program with the highest final high school average mark. These awards will complement any other award/scholarship that the students may receive.

AOLS Women in Geomatics Engineering Entrance Award

The AOLS Women in Geomatics Engineering Entrance Award will be awarded to two Canadian female undergraduate students entering the Geomatics program who demonstrate good academic standing and leadership qualities. These awards will complement any other award/scholarship that the student may receive. The AOLS Women in Geomatics Engineering Entrance Award has been established under York University's Special Program for Women in Science pursuant to the Policy on Scholarships and Awards of the Ontario Human Rights Commission.

Arthur Francis Williams Entrance Award

Arthur Francis Williams

Named in memory of Atkinson alumnus Arthur F. Williams, this award is available to a secondary school student entering his/her first year of undergraduate study at the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies who has completed at least one grade 12 university or university/college course (or the equivalent) in the Division of Canadian and World Studies and has a minimum overall average of 85 per cent. The recipient must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, currently reside in the province of Ontario and demonstrate financial need. This award is renewable for one additional year.

Avie Bennett Award

Avie Bennett

These awards are available to students entering their first year of full-time undergraduate study at the University who are applying from a permanent residence in the City of Brampton (Ontario), who are Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons, who have demonstrated financial need and who have a minimum 75 per cent admission average. After the first year, this award is renewable on an annual basis for up to three years of undergraduate study provided the recipient maintains a minimum grade point average of 7.00 and continues to demonstrate financial need.

Avie Bennett Visionary Leadership Scholarship

Avie Bennett

These awards will be available to students entering their first year of full-time undergraduate study who are applying from a permanent residence in the City of Brampton (Ontario), who have a minimum 80 per cent admission average. Recipients must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons, residents of Ontario and demonstrate financial need. The recipient must also have a proven commitment to service and society and a desire to continue that service as a leader while at York.

Awards of Distinction Merit Scholarship

York University

Awarded to applicants short-listed for the Awards of Distinction Scholarship. This scholarship can be held in conjunction with the York University Automatic Entrance Scholarship.

Benjamin Laufer Memorial Entrance Scholarship

In memory of Benjamin Laufer, a member of the 1979 graduating class of Osgoode Hall Law School, this scholarship will be awarded annually to a student entering the first year of the JD program. It will be awarded on the basis of both academic merit and demonstrated financial need.

Blake, Cassels & Graydon Entrance Scholarship

The firm of Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP, Toronto, has established five entrance scholarships which will be awarded annually to students entering the first year of the JD program with outstanding pre-law academic records.

Bob Bain Bursary

The Bob Bain Bursary will be awarded annually to highly skilled basketball student athletes, entering or continuing at York University who are Canadian citizens, residents of Ontario and who demonstrate financial need. To be eligible for this award, students must meet the current Ontario University Athletics/Canadian Interuniversity Sport requirements for athletic awards.

Bobby Orr Entrance Scholarship - School of Kinesiology and Health Science

Bobby Orr

Bobby Orr has generously funded an endowment at York University which provides an annual entrance scholarship. To be considered for this scholarship an applicant must apply to the Kinesiology and Health Science program. The applicant must also have a distinguished academic record at the secondary school level combined with extracurricular participation or service.

Bogoroch & Associates Entrance Award

Bogoroch & Associates, and Richard Bogoroch

The law firm of Bogoroch & Associates, and Richard Bogoroch, are committed to preserving access, diversity and excellence in legal education. Through their generosity, the Bogoroch & Associates Entrance Award has been established to assist students with their aspirations of achieving a law degree. Among the largest and most prestigious at Osgoode this award, valued at $16,666 is available to an entering student, in the first-year of the JD program who demonstrates financial need and academic achievement. Preference will be given to a student from a disadvantaged group. The recipient acknowledges a moral obligation to improving the lives of others professionally through pro bono work and/or charitable contribution.

Bogoroch & Associates Renewable Entrance Award

Through their generosity, the Bogoroch & Associates Renewable Entrance Award has been established to assist students with their aspirations of achieving a law degree. Among the largest and most prestigious at Osgoode, this award is available to an entering student who demonstrates financial need and academic achievement. Preference will be given to a student from a disadvantaged group.

Bourse d'entree des finissants des ecoles de langue francaise de l'Ontario

York University

La bourse d'entree des finissants des ecoles de langue francaise de l'Ontario est accordee a tous les finissants des ecoles secondaires de langue francaise de l'Ontario admis a Glendon et demontrant un besoin financier.

Braemar College Award for Academic Excellence

The Braemar College Award for Academic Excellence will be granted to an undergraduate student enrolled in full time studies at York University who has graduated from Braemar College. To be eligible recipients must have a minimum incoming grade of 75% .

Campbell Moving Systems Inc. Award

Campbell Moving Systems Inc.

The Campbell Moving Systems Inc. Award has been established to provide an annual award to a secondary school student entering a first-year program at York University. The successful applicant must have an admission average of 85 per cent or higher, have made a contribution to the life of their school or community. Recipients must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons, residents of Ontario and demonstrate financial need.

Canadian Merit Foundation Scholarship

York University

Recipients are selected for this scholarship by CMSF using the following criteria: strong academic achievement and physical vigour, evidence of moral force of character, capacity to lead and to motivate fellow students, evidence of strong commitment to the community both within and outside school.

Chancellor Cory Entrance Scholarship

York University

In honour of York?s 11th Chancellor, Peter deCarteret Cory (LLB ?50), former Supreme Court of Canada justice and distinguished international jurist, this scholarship will be awarded to a student entering the university directly from secondary school who has achieved a minimum 90 per cent admission average and is a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person. Recipients of this award are also eligible for the York University Automatic Entrance Scholarship.

Christina L. Sgro Entrance Award

Christina Sgro

The Christina L. Sgro Entrance Award is a $500 award that is given annually to an undergraduate student accepted into the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, or the Faculty of Environmental Studies, who intends to focus on Geography, and/or Urban Studies/Planning. To be eligible applicants must demonstrate financial need, possess a minimum grade point average of 6.00 (70%) and be involved in community/volunteer work or extracurricular activities with their school. Applicants must also submit a statement describing their interest in the field of geography or urban studies/planning. This award has been established by Christina Sgro in honour of her parents, Franco and Rosa Sgro, stellar examples of honour, integrity, and excellence in everything they do.

Club Richelieu Internship

Le Club Richelieu de Toronto

Awarded to a new full-time Glendon student in exchange for 100 hours of community service in a francophone or bilingual setting in Toronto. Recipients must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons, be Ontario residents and demonstrate financial need.

Columbia International Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies Entrance Scholarship

The Columbia International Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies Entrance Scholarship will be awarded to students from Columbia International College who are entering the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies at York University with an average of 90% and higher. The scholarship is valued at $1000 for students admitted with 95%+ and at $500 for students admitted with 90 - 94.9%.

Computer Science, Computer Engineering & Information Technology Scholarship

The Computer Science, Computer Engineering & Information Technology Scholarship has been established to assist students entering a computer science or information technology program. Recipients must present a secondary school admission average of 75 per cent or higher. Recipients must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons, residents of Ontario and demonstrate financial need.

Concours provincial de francais

York University

Awarded to two entering Glendon students who have won the Concours provincial de francais contest..

Costco Canada Award

The Costco Canada Award will be given to an incoming full-time BBA or iBBA student at the Schulich School of Business who demonstrates financial need and good academic standing. The recipient must be a resident of Ontario and either a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person. The Costco Canada Award will be renewable in second, third and fourth year with the achievement of a minimum of 6.0 overall GPA (B).

David F. Denison & Maureen Flanagan Award

David Denison

These awards will be given annually to students who are Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons, residents of Ontario and demonstrate financial need. Recipients will have a minimum 70% admission average.

Design Talent Entrance Scholarship

York University

Awarded to incoming Year 1 design students. This award is based on performance in the evaluation required for admission into the Design program.

Dr. Ferdinand and Mrs. Emelda Thomas Entrance Award

This award will be given to a student who is a graduate of a school that has participated in the York University Westview Partnership (Westview Centennial Secondary School, C.W. Jeffrey's Collegiate Institute, Emery Collegiate Institute, James Cardinal McGuigan and North Albion Collegiate). To be considered, applicants must: i) be first generation Canadian (i.e. parents born in a country other than Canada); ii) be entering a direct-entry undergraduate program with a minimum admission average of 75% (or equivalent); AND iii) have made contributions to student life by volunteering in their secondary school or community. The recipient must also be a Canadian Citizen, permanent resident or protected person, a resident of Ontario and demonstrate financial need.

Dr. Rhonda Lenton Scholarship for Mature Students

Dr. Rhonda Lenton, President of York University, was the Dean of Atkinson Faculty of Liberal and Professional Studies from 2002 - 2008. Dr. Lenton established this scholarship in support of mature students who are pursuing an undergraduate degree. Recipients will be selected on the basis of the personal letter submitted in their university application package and must demonstrate financial need.

Edith Schulich BBA/iBBA Entrance Award

York University

Awarded to an incoming BBA/iBBA student who has demonstrated exceptional academic ability in the high school graduating year. Recipient must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person, a resident of Ontario and demonstrate financial need.

Escott Reid Entrance Scholarship

Friends of Glendon

Awarded to an outstanding student entering Glendon College who has demonstrated activity in international events through education, volunteerism or employment.

Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies Entrance Award

Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies

The Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies recognizes that students may be challenged in their pursuit of a postsecondary education because of limited financial resources. The Faculty is committed to providing such students with the opportunity to realize their goal to complete an undergraduate degree. Applicants must be admitted to the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies with a minimum admission average of 85 per cent. Recipients must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons, be Ontario residents and demonstrate financial need. This award is renewable for up to four years of undergraduate study. To renew, recipients must be in a minimum of 18 credits, academically eligible to continue in an Honours program in the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, and continue to demonstrate financial need.

Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies International Student Entrance Scholarship

The Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies International Student Entrance Scholarship will be awarded to international students entering the Faculty with top academic standing of 90% or higher. Eligible candidates with a GPA between 90% to 94.9% will receive $2,000; candidates with a GPA of 95% or higher will receive $3000.

Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies Ryan Schools of India Entrance Scholarship

This scholarship will be awarded to students from the Ryan Schools in India who are entering the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies (LA&PS) at York University. Candidates must achieve a minimum admission average of 85% or higher and are required to demonstrate leadership skills.

Faculty of Science Entrance Scholarship

York University

Awarded to Canadian high school students applying to the Faculty of Science with an admission average of 90 per cent or above

Fiona Zhong Memorial Fund

Ms. Wen Qin

The Fiona Zhong Memorial Fund will be given to two undergraduate students entering full-time study in the Visual Arts BFA Honours program within the School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design. Candidates must have received an admissions ranking of one (1) or excellent, on their artistic aptitude as rated by a Visual Arts faculty evaluator and must demonstrate financial need. This award is renewable for an additional three (3) years. In order to be eligible for renewal recipients must maintain a minimum gpa of 7.5, must be enrolled in at least one painting or drawing course in the year(s) in which he/she receives the scholarship and must continue to demonstrate financial need. Recipients will be required to submit one work of art, from the painting or drawing disciplines, no larger than 10' by 10' and unframed that will be gifted to the donor.

FIRST Scholarship

This scholarship is open to newly admitted York University students in the Computer Science, Computer Security, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering or Space Engineering programs. Designed to recognize and reward students whose experience with FIRST has inspired an interest in pursuing an education in engineering or computing, candidates must submit a letter of application, describing how participation in FIRST Robotics Competition has been formative in their ambitions for further education along with a letter of reference from a teacher. A high school average of 85% or more is required and the scholarship is renewable subject to remaining in one of the specified programs, completing at least 24 credits per fall/winter session and achieving a cumulative GPA of 6.0.

Gary D'Mello Prize for the Women's Bridging Program

The Gary D'Mello Prize for the Women's Bridging Program will be granted to the first year York student with the highest grade point average who entered the University from the Women's Bridging Program.

George and Catherine Fallis Entrance Award

George Fallis

The George and Catherine Fallis Entrance Award is intended to assist a student of promising ability who is challenged in their pursuit of a post-secondary education because of limited financial resources. The recipient must be a secondary school student entering first year of a bachelor of arts program in the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies. They must have a minimum admission average of 85 per cent. Recipients must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons, residents of Ontario and demonstrate financial need.

Glendon Alumni Entrance Scholarship

Friends of Glendon

Awarded to an Ontario high school student entering Year 1 at Glendon with high academic standing.

Governors' Awards of Distinction - Murray Ross Scholarship

Murray Ross

Candidates must be students in their final year of study in a secondary school who will be seeking admission into their first year of undergraduate study at York University in any discipline. Candidates must possess a minimum admission average of 90 per cent or equivalent and will have other accomplishments such as leadership in community service, achievement in other areas of individual endeavour which demonstrate the wholeness of the person and grace of character. This award is renewed on the basis of continued high academic standing (minimum grade point average of 8.00). As a Governors? Award of Distinction, the Murray Ross Entrance Scholarship is one of York University?s most significant and prestigious awards. Murray G. Ross, a native of Nova Scotia, received his university education at Acadia University, the University of Toronto, the University of Chicago and Columbia University. He was a member of the academic staff of the University of Toronto and served as vice-president from 1957-1960. In 1960, Dr. Murray Ross became the President of York University. It was his insight, commitment and leadership which helped to build the University. This award honours York students who share these qualities.

Governors' Awards of Distinction: Betty-Jean and John M. Bankes Scholarship

John Bankes and his family

Candidates must be students in their final year of study in a secondary school who will be seeking admission into their first year of undergraduate study at York University in any discipline. Candidates must possess a minimum admission average of 90 per cent or equivalent, and will have other accomplishments such as leadership in community service, achievement in arts or sports, or excellence in other areas of individual endeavour which demonstrate the wholeness of the person and grace of character. As a Governors? Award of Distinction, The Betty Jean and John M. Bankes Entrance Scholarship is one of York University?s most significant and prestigious awards. This award has been made possible through the generosity of John Bankes, a member of the University?s Board of Governors, and that of his family. The award honours their parents for their long-standing encouragement to family and others to pursue higher education. Recipients of this scholarship are not eligible for the YU Automatic Entrance Scholarship or the York University Continuing Student Scholarship.

Governors' Awards of Distinction: Bruce Bryden Scholarship

Friends and Family of Bruce Bryden

Candidates must be students in their final year of study in a secondary school who will be seeking admission into their first year of undergraduate study at York University in any discipline. Candidates must possess a minimum admission average of 90 per cent or equivalent and will have other accomplishments such as leadership in community service, achievement in other areas of individual endeavour which demonstrate the wholeness of the person and grace of character. This award is renewed on the basis of continued high academic standing (minimum grade point average of 8.00). As a Governors? Award of Distinction, the Bruce Bryden Entrance Scholarship is one of York University?s most significant and prestigious awards. Named for Bruce Bryden, a member of York?s first undergraduate class and founding president of the York University Alumni Association. He served for 20 years on York?s Board of Governors until his untimely death in 1992. Mr. Bryden will be remembered for his tireless devotion, endless optimism and personal warmth.

Governors' Awards of Distinction: John Proctor Scholarship

Friends and colleagues of John S. Proctor

Candidates must be students in their final year of study in secondary school who are or will be seeking admission into their first year of undergraduate study at York University in any discipline. Candidates must possess a minimum admission average of 90 per cent or equivalent and will have other accomplishments such a leadership in community service, achievement in arts or sports, or excellence in other areas of individual endeavour which demonstrate the wholeness of the person and grace of character. This award is renewed on the basis of continued high academic standing (minimum grade point average of 8.00). As a Governors? Award of Distinction, the John S. Proctor Entrance Scholarship is one of York University?s most significant and prestigious awards. Named for the former Chancellor and Chair of the University?s Board of Governors and also commemorating the University?s 25th anniversary, this scholarship has been made possible by the generosity of past and present members of the Board.

Great Canadian Bagel Limited Award

The Great Canadian Bagel

The Great Canadian Bagel Limited Award has been established to provide an annual award to a secondary school student entering a first-year program at York University. The successful applicant must have an admission average of 85 per cent or higher, have made a contribution to the life of their school or community. Recipients must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons, residents of Ontario and demonstrate financial need.

Harley D. Hallet Renewable Entrance Scholarship

Among the most prestigious scholarships at Canadian Law Schools, Hallett Scholars are selected entering their first year of the JD program on the basis of academic background and performance taking into account demonstrable financial need. Preference may be given to candidates who have completed graduate degrees or honours programs. A candidate's demonstrated interest and background in business related studies, criminal law or criminology may also be taken into account. Recipients must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons, Ontario residents and have demonstrated financial need.

Harry Arthurs Alumni Families Entrance Scholarship

York University Alumni Association

Applicants must be seeking admission into the first year of undergraduate study, be a child, sibling or grandchild of a graduate holding a York University degree, have a minimum admission average of 90 per cent (based on grade 12 U/M courses, or equivalent) and have a demonstrated record of participation and leadership in extracurricular student life. This award is renewable in years two, three and four of undergraduate study provided the recipient maintains a minimum grade point average of 7.8.

HSBC Scholarship

HSBC Bank Canada

The scholarship will be given annually to secondary school students admitted to a direct-entry undergraduate program at York University, who have achieved a minimum secondary school average of 80 per cent or its equivalent. Recipients must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons, residents of Ontario and demonstrate financial need.

International Circle of Scholars Scholarship

Awarded to international students (required to have a study permit for Canada) entering the first year of a full-time undergraduate degree program in the Arts, Media, Performance & Design, Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, Environmental Studies, Glendon, Health, Science, Lassonde School of Engineering or Schulich School of Business. Applicants must be nominated by their high school, have outstanding academic achievement ('A' average or equivalent). Applicants must have graduated from secondary school within the past two years. This award is for the first year of study only.

International Entrance Scholarship of Distinction

Awarded to outstanding international applicants from secondary school (or equivalent) who present a minimum A admission average and are applying to a direct entry undergraduate program in one of the following Faculties: Environmental Studies, Fine Arts, Glendon, Health, Lassonde, Liberal Arts & Professional Studies, Science or Schulich. This scholarship can be renewable for an additional three years provided the recipient maintains full-time status (minimum of 18 credits each Fall/Winter session) with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 7.80. If recipient's immigration status changes at anytime while studying at York and they are exempted from paying international fees for any reason, the value of this award will be adjusted to reflect domestic tuition fee values.

Irwin Seating Company Award

John Wilson

The Irwin Seating Company Award has been established to provide an annual award to a secondary school student entering a first-year program at York University. The successful applicant must have an admission average of 85 per cent or higher, have made a contribution to the life of their school or community. Recipients must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons, residents of Ontario and demonstrate financial need.

Jaswant Singh Randhawa Memorial Scholarship

Jaswant Singh Randhawa Memorial Foundation was established in memory of Jaswant (Jesse) Singh Randhawa, a successful business man, a devout Sikh, community leader and family man. He touched the lives of all those he met by his friendliness, warmth and good nature. This scholarship will be given to two Year 1 students from the City of Toronto, Peel Region or York Region. Eligible candidates must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons and residents of Ontario, who demonstrate financial need. Students must have maintained a minimum cumulative grade point average of 80 per cent (A). Preference will be given to students who have demonstrated involvement in the Sikh community.

Joel Organek Entrance Scholarship

These scholarships will be awarded annually to students entering the first year of the JD program at Osgoode on the basis of academic excellence and demonstrated financial need. Established in memory of Joel Organek by his family, friends, clients and colleagues. Mr. Organek was a graduate of Osgoode Hall Law School and a partner at Gowling, Strathy and Henderson.

John Brooks Community Foundation Scholarship

York University

The recipients of the John Brooks Community Foundation Scholarship are selected on the basis of academic achievement, admission to a full-time York University program and documented participation in extracurricular activities and community service. Preference will be given to applicants from visible minorities of African descent.

K-2 Scholar Society of Pakistan Entrance Scholarship

The K-2 Scholar Society of Pakistan Entrance Scholarship was established to assist students from Pakistan in pursuing higher education in Canada and will be awarded to an international student from Pakistan who has been admitted into an engineering program in the Lassonde School of Engineering. Recipients will be able to renew their funding for up to three additional years provided he/she maintains full-time status in an Engineering program at the Lassonde School of Engineering (minimum of 18 credits each Fall/Winter session) with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 7.80 and maintains a valid Canadian study permit.

Kenneth Laundy Entrance Award

For many years, Ken Laundy has taught in both Osgoode Hall Law School and the Schulich School of Business. To honour his longstanding affiliation this scholarship was established to assist an entering MBA/LLB student who has achieved outstanding academic performance in preparation for the joint program. The Recipient must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person, a resident of Ontario and demonstrate financial need.

Kinesiology and Health Science Entrance Award

School of Kinesiology and Health Science

This annual entrance award will be given to an outstanding student choosing to pursue the study of kinesiology and health science at York University. The recipient must have a distinguished academic and extracurricular record at the secondary school level. The recipient must also be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person, an Ontario resident and demonstrate financial need.

Lassonde Entrance Scholarship

York University

Awarded to Canadian high school students applying to the Lassonde School of Engineering with an admission average of 90 per cent or above.

Law Society Foundation Entrance Scholarship

This scholarship will be awarded annually to an entering student on the basis of excellent academic qualifications.

Lester Pearson Entrance Scholarship

Friends of Glendon

Awarded to a Year 1 Glendon College student with high academic standing, coming from a province west of Ontario. This scholarship commemorates the Honourable Lester B. Pearson, Prime Minister of Canada from 1963 to 1968 and recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize in 1957.

LLIR 25th Anniversary Internship

Awarded to two in-coming full-time (18 credits) Glendon students in need of financial assistance in exchange for 120 hours of community service in a francophone or bilingual education/community setting in Toronto or on the Glendon campus. Recipients must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons, be Ontario residents and demonstrate financial need.

LLIR 40th Anniversary Scholarship

Friends of Glendon

A generous donation from the Friends of Glendon in honour of Living and Learning in Retirement's 40th anniversary at Glendon will provide an entrance scholarship for the top incoming full-time Glendon student who graduated from an immersion or extended French programme in Ontario.

Louis J. Brody, Q.C. Entrance Scholarship

William Brody

The Louis J. Brody Q.C. Entrance Scholarship Fund was established in 1996 in memory of Louis Brody (1904-1984), by his brother William Brody, C.A. These scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic excellence and financial need to Ontario students in the JD/MBA program who are entering their first year of study at Osgoode. Louis Brody, born and educated in Toronto, a graduate of the Osgoode Class of 1927, had a long and distinguished career as a commercial lawyer in Windsor, Ontario. During World War II, he enlisted in the Essex Scottish Regiment, serving with the Judge Advocate General's department in Italy, France, and England, rising from the rank of Private to the rank of Major. He died in 1984, a well-known and respected solicitor who took pride in his membership in the legal profession. Recipients must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons, residents of Ontario and demonstrate financial need.

M.A.T.A Entrance Award

Robert Sabato

The M.A.T.A Entrance Award has been created to support students entering York University who are involved in community service or extra-curricular activities that generate networking and improvement of social skills. The recipient must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person, a resident of Ontario and demonstrate financial need.

Miller Thomson LLP National Entrance Award in Law

The firm of Miller Thomson LLP provides this entrance award to a student entering the JD Program at Osgoode Hall Law School. The recipient must have a record of academic excellence, demonstrate leadership through their extra-curricular activities, community involvement, and demonstrate financial need.

Monika Federau Scholarship for Women in Business

Monika Federau

The Monika Federau Scholarship for Women in Business will be awarded annually to a first year female student enrolled in the BBA or iBBA program at York's Schulich School of Business. The recipient must be a Canadian citizen, or permanent resident. Selection will be based in a minimum grade of 90% for students entering from high school. The scholarship will provide recipients the opportunity to be mentored by the donor. Monika Federau is the Chief Strategy Officer for Intact Financial Corporation where she leads the development of corporate strategies, and oversees branding, government relations and communications. She joined Intact in 2010 as Senior Vice President, Marketing responsible for national advertising, communication and sponsorship strategies, as well as research and digital initiatives. Prior to Intact, Ms, Federau lived in Hong Kong working for a global life insurer where she was responsible for developing and executing strategies to enhance the company's brand throughout Asia. Monika serves on the Board of the Toronto Financial Services Alliance as well as on the Board of the Interactive Advertising Bureau of Canada. Monika is committed to supporting young women seeking to make their mark in business, prompting her to establish this scholarship.

N.A. Taylor Entrance Scholarship

N. A. Taylor

Established by N. A. Taylor in 1993, this entrance scholarship will be awarded each year to students entering the first year class at Osgoode Hall Law School. Mr. Taylor, a graduate of the class of 1930 at Osgoode, had a distinguished career in law and business and has been a loyal and generous supporter of Osgoode Hall Law School and York University. The N.A. Taylor Entrance Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic excellence. Consideration may also be given to the financial situation of potential recipients and to their pre-law contributions to the social, physical and/or cultural well-being of their communities.

NEWAD Award

NEWAD

The NEWAD Award has been established to provide an annual award to a secondary school student entering a first-year program at York University. The successful applicant must have an admission average of 85 per cent or higher, have made a contribution to the life of their school or community, have demonstrable financial need, be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person and be a resident of Ontario. NEWAD is a nation-wide indoor advertising network.

Newton-Rowell Entrance Scholarship

Awarded based on academic excellence to a student with a demonstrated interest in and a commitment to public service.

Nichol Ma and K.M. Ma Second University Degree Award

Nichol Ma and K.M. Ma

The award was established by Mr. Nichol Ma and K.M. Ma to value and remember those who are kind, generous and hard-working. This award will be granted to an entering student who is a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person, an Ontario resident and demonstrates financial need. Preference will be given to a student who has previously completed an undergraduate degree at a recognized University and are entering an undergraduate degree program in economics, mathematics, or business.

Nissan Canada Leadership Entrance Award

Nissan Canada Inc.

The Nissan Canada Leadership Entrance Award will be given annually to an incoming Schulich School of Business BBA or iBBA student who academic achievement. The recipient must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person, an Ontario resident and demonstrate financial need.

Omer and Norah Deslauriers Internship

Awarded to a new full-time Glendon student in exchange for community service in a francophone or bilingual setting in Toronto. Recipients must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons, be Ontario residents and demonstrate financial need.

Ontario Professional Engineers Foundation for Education Entrance Scholarships

Ontario Professional Engineers Foundation for Education

The Ontario Professional Engineers Foundation for Education Entrance Scholarship will be awarded annually to 1 male student and 1 female student entering the Lassonde School of Engineering from a Canadian high school. To be considered, candidates must have achieved a minimum admission average of 80% or equivalent and must demonstrate leadership qualities.

Oscar Peterson Scholarship

Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities

The Oscar Peterson Scholarship will be awarded to an undergraduate student entering the Music degree program who demonstrates a unique musical ability, especially in the field of jazz performance, as demonstrated through live performance or a portfolio. The recipient must present a minimum admission average of 80 percent and be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person, and reside in of Ontario. Preference will be given to applicants with demonstrated financial need. This scholarship is renewable for a maximum of three additional years provided the recipient enrolls in a minimum of 18 credits each year and achieves a sessional GPA of 7.50.

Osgoode Award of Excellence

Osgoode Hall Law School Alumni Association

Established by the Osgoode Hall Law School Alumni Association to honour of some of the most distinguished alumni who are the recipients of the Osgoode Hall Law School Alumni Association's Award of Excellence, the Robinette Medal. This scholarship will be granted to students entering the first year of the JD program or a joint program (JD/ MBA/MPA; JD/MES) with an A- average or higher who show academic excellence in pre-law work and promise of continued academic excellence. The scholarships included in this program include: The John D. Arnup Entrance Scholarship, The Brendan O'Brien Entrance Scholarship, The G. Arthur Martin Entrance Scholarship and The John J. Robinette Entrance Scholarship. Scholarships will be given out on a rotational basis

Osgoode Opportunities Renewable Entrance Awards

Osgoode Hall Law School

This award has been created by Osgoode Hall Law School as part of its ongoing support of access to legal education. The award will cover tuition for two full-time JD students with high financial need. Preference will be given to one Aboriginal student and one sole-support caregiver. The award is renewable in each of the second and third year of the JD program provided the student continues to have demonstrated financial need, remains in good academic standing and maintains full-time status.

Patrick J. Monahan Award

Patrick Monahan

Established by Patrick Monahan, Dean of Osgoode Hall Law School (2003 - 2009), to assist students who are entering the first year of study of the JD program. Recipients must have high academic standing in comparison to other students admitted to the program. Recipients must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents, protected persons, and Ontario residents who demonstrate financial need.

Portuguese and Luso Brazilian Studies Entrance Award

The Portuguese and Luso Brazilian Studies Entrance Award will be awarded to the incoming undergraduate student with the highest admission average, majoring or minoring in Portuguese and Luso Brazilian Studies.

Provost's Award

York University

The Provost Award will be given to: 1) Ontario College applicants who have completed one year of full time study or equivalent at a college of applied arts and technology in Ontario within the past three years with an overall grade point average of 3.30 or better on a 4-point scale (B+/75 per cent or equivalent on a York grading scale) including all attempted courses. Candidates will be assessed on their most recent post secondary studies only, and must be admitted to an undergraduate degree program at York. Applicants who are ineligible for transfer credit consideration are excluded. 2)Ontario University Transfer applicants who have completed the equivalent of one full year of study (4 full courses/8 half courses) with an overall grade point average of 3.00 or better on a 4-point scale (B/70 per cent or equivalent on a York grading scale). Candidates will be assessed on their most recent post secondary studies only, and must be admitted to an undergraduate degree program at York. Applicants who have previously completed a university degree are excluded.

Public Policy, Administration and Law Graduate Bursary

The scholarship provides financial assistance to graduate students entering the Public Policy, Administration and Law program who demonstrate financial need.

Qian Liu Scholarship

To be awarded to an international student who is a graduate of the York University English Language Institute and is pursuing graduate or undergraduate studies at York University. The recipient will have demonstrated the highest academic achievement in their previous studies and have achieved the highest level of proficiency in the York English Language Institute.

Quebec Entrance Scholarship

York University

The Quebec Entrance Scholarship is awarded to Glendon applicants from CEGEPs who hold the DEC, have the highest academic average and are eligible for admission to Year 2.

Ray and Joe Abramson Award in Mathematics and Statistics

Blanca Abramson and Professor Morton Z. Abramson

The award will be given annually to a student entering his/her first year in a major program within the Department of Mathematics and Statistics. The recipient must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person, an Ontario resident and demonstrate financial need. Candidates must have a demonstrated record of extracurricular involvement in a math-related club and/or activity. Should there not be a suitable Year 1 candidate, the award will be given to an upper-year mathematics and statistics student who has demonstrated a record of extracurricular involvement in a math-related club and/or activity, is a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person, an Ontario resident and demonstrates financial need.

Robert Orr Entrance Scholarship

Awarded annually to a student entering the first year class at Osgoode Hall Law School. The scholarship will be awarded principally on the basis of academic excellence as demonstrated by the recipient's performance in her/his pre-law studies at a Canadian university. Other factors, including the recipient's participation/leadership in extracurricular university or community activities may also be considered.

Ron Triffon Entrance Scholarship

Friends of Glendon

Awarded to a Year 1 Glendon student with high academic standing, coming from a province east of Ontario. This award has been established in memory of a former Glendon student.

Roseann Runte Scholarship

R. Runte

Roseann Runte, principal of Glendon from 1989 to 1994, supported academic excellence in both French and English as a key to global understanding and peace. This scholarship was established in recognition of the special role of bilingualism in laying the foundation for communication on the national and international level. Student must be entering their first year of studies and have high academic achievement and leadership. Open to Glendon College applicants showing a commitment to bilingualism.

Sarah and Joe Rainsberger Entrance Bursary

Awarded to an incoming student admitted to Glendon College who has been home schooled and demonstrates financial need. Should there be no suitable applicants in a given year the award will be held over until the following year.

Scholarship for Outstanding Community Work in the Spanish Speaking Community

This scholarship will be granted to an undergraduate student who is a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person, and a resident of Ontario, and who demonstrates financial need. The recipient of this scholarship will have achieved a minimum admission average of 80% (or equivalent). Preference will be given to students who have demonstrated leadership in youth lead social or cultural activities that contribute to communities or organizations where Spanish is a primary language. Where no candidate of preference applies, selection will be based on the balance of the criteria. The recipient must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person, and resident of Ontario, who demonstrates financial need.

Schulich 50th Anniversary Award

Established from the proceeds of the 50th Anniversary Gala held in May 2016, this award will be given to selected incoming full-time graduate and/or undergraduate level Schulich School of Business students. Recipients of this award will demonstrate academic excellence and financial need.

Schulich Leader Scholarship

One scholarship valued at $100,000 ($25,000 x 4 years) will be awarded to a Schulich Leader Nominee admitted to an Engineering program. An additional scholarship valued at $80,000 ($20,000 x 4 years) will be awarded to a Schulich Leader Nominee admitted to Science, Technology, or Mathematics. Candidates must possess two of the following three attributes: 1. Has exceptional high academic grades 2. Has demonstrated leadership in school life and community life, or has provided evidence of entrepreneurial talent: or 3. Has demonstrated financial need This award is renewable in years two, three and four of undergraduate study provided the student maintains continued full time enrolment status in a STEM Faculty/program and successfully completes a full time course load. In the event that the recipient of an Engineering scholarship transfers into a science, technology or math program, the value of the scholarship will be adjusted accordingly. Recipients of this scholarship are not eligible for the YU Automatic Entrance Scholarship or the York University Continuing Student Scholarship.

Seymour Schulich BBA/iBBA Entrance Scholarship

Seymour S. Schulich

In recognition of academic excellence and merit, Seymour Schulich has created the Seymour Schulich BBA Entrance Scholarship. The scholarships are presented to incoming BBA students who have demonstrated academic excellence. Recipients will have been active in their community and demonstrated leadership qualities either in school or through extracurricular activities.

Sir Leonard C. Outerbridge '14 Entrance Scholarship (Newfoundland)

Awarded to a student from Newfoundland entering their first year of a JD program. Selected on the basis of academic excellence and public services.

Stephen George Leggett, Q.C. Memorial Entrance Scholarship

Suzanne Holland Leggett

Established by Suzanne Holland Leggett, in honour of the memory of her husband, Stephen George Leggett Q.C. (1936-1994). Stephen Leggett was an alumnus of Osgoode Hall Law School, Class of 1960, and was one of the leading Crown Attorneys of the Province of Ontario for 30 years. This scholarship will be awarded to a student entering the first year of the JD program, based primarily on demonstrated financial need but also academic excellence.

Steven K. Hudson BBA/iBBA Entrance Award

Steven K. Hudson

The Steven K. Hudson BBA Entrance Award is given to a Year 1 BBA/iBBA student who has achieved first class standing (A) in their senior year of high school and has shown strong entrepreneurial achievements. The recipient must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person, an Ontario resident and demonstrate financial need. Steven (BBA ?81) and Sharon Hudson have established this award. Steven Hudson is a strong supporter of the York Community.

Tanna H. Schulich BBA/iBBA Entrance Scholarship

Seymour S. Schulich

In recognition of academic excellence and merit, Seymour Schulich has created the Tanna H. Schulich BBA Entrance Scholarship. The scholarship is presented to incoming BBA students who have demonstrated academic excellence. The recipient will have been active in their community and demonstrated leadership qualities either in school or through extracurricular activities.

Tesma International Inc. Award

Tesma International Inc.

This award has been established to provide an annual award to a deserving secondary school student entering a first-year program at York University. The successful applicant must have a minimum 85 per cent admission average, demonstrate financial need, be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person and be a resident of Ontario. Tesma International is a global supplier of highly engineered engine, transmission and fueling systems and components for the automotive industry.

The Alexander Lithographers Award

Peter Alexander

The Alexander Lithographers Award has been established to provide an annual award to a secondary school student entering a first-year program at York University. The successful applicant must have an admission average of 85 per cent or higher, have made a contribution to the life of their school or community. Recipients must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons, residents of Ontario and demonstrate financial need.

The Award for Aboriginal Students

This award will be granted to students of aboriginal ancestry with one award recipient selected from each of the Provincial Territorial Organizations in Ontario (currently Nishnabwe-Aski Nation, Ontario Federation of Indian Friendship Centres, Anishinabek Nation/ Union of Ontario Indians, Association of Iroquois and Allied Indians, Grand Council Treaty No. 3, Metis Nation of Ontario). Recipients must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons and residents of Ontario who demonstrate financial need and who present a minimum admission average of 70 per cent. Recipients of the award will be required to take part in a mentorship program. To renew award students must register in a minimum of 18 credits during the entire academic year (previous summer and fall/winter sessions)and maintain a sessional grade point average of 6.00 (B).

The Chancellor Bennett Entrance Award for the Westview Partnership

This award is available to students from Westview Centennial Secondary School, C.W. Jeffrey?s Collegiate Institute, Emery Collegiate Institute, James Cardinal McGuigan and North Albion Collegiate who are entering a direct-entry undergraduate program who have made a contribution to student life in their secondary school or community. Students must have achieved a minimum admission average of 75 per cent and be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons and residents of Ontario who demonstrate financial need. This award is renewable for a maximum of three additional years. Recipients of a renewable award must maintain a cumulative grade point average of 6.00 and participate in mentoring programs offered in local community schools to support and encourage younger students to persist in their current studies and pursue postsecondary education. This scholarship cannot be held in conjunction with another renewable entrance scholarship, the York University Automatic Entrance Scholarship or the York University Continuing Student Scholarship.

The Ethel Harris Entrance Scholarship at Glendon College

Milton Harris

Milton Harris, Chairman of the Board and CEO of Harris Steel Group Inc., is committed to encouraging students from across Canada to study in Ontario to promote Canadian unity. These prestigious scholarships were established to recognize exceptional academic achievement among entering undergraduates. Applications will be judged on academic achievement and a 500-1,000 word essay relating to their reasons for wanting to pursue studies at Glendon College.

The Faculty of Health Renewable Entrance Award

Anonymous

The award will be given to students entering their first year of study in the Faculty of Health who are Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons, who are residents of Ontario, demonstrate financial need and have achieved a minimum admission average of 75 percent. Students who continue to meet the above criteria will be eligible to renew the award in their second, third and fourth year of study.

The George & Helen Vari Foundation Award

Awarded to two first-year undergraduate and two graduate students in the Faculty of Environmental Studies. Recipients are selected on the basis of academic merit. Recipients must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons, residents of Ontario and demonstrate financial need.

The Global Leader of Tomorrow Award for International Students

Awarded to international students required to have a study permit for Canada entering the first year of a full-time undergraduate degree program in Environmental Studies, Arts, Media, Performance and Design, Glendon, Health, Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, Science, Lassonde or the Schulich School of Business. Applicants must be nominated by their high school, have outstanding academic achievement (A average or equivalent) and have other accomplishments such as community service or excellence in the arts, sports or other areas of individual achievement. Preference will be given to applicants who demonstrate financial need. Applicants must have graduated from high school within the past two years.

The Herbert H. Carnegie Scholarship

Awarded to undergraduate students applying for admission from a Canadian secondary school who exhibits exemplary citizenship qualities as represented by the Future Aces philosophy (community service, volunteerism and humanitarian causes). Recipients must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons, residents of Ontario, provide evidence of potential for success to continue postsecondary education and demonstrate financial need.

The Honderich Bursary

The Toronto Star

The Toronto Star has established these awards in honour of its Chair, Beland Honderich. Their purpose is to encourage deserving secondary school students to pursue a university education. A student in their penultimate year at James Cardinal McGuigan Secondary School, C.W. Jefferys Secondary School, Emery Collegiate Institute and Westview Centennial Secondary School will be chosen by the schools annually. The award is renewable for an additional three years. Students are guaranteed a summer job at the Toronto Star at the end of their first year.

The Honourable Bert James McKinnon Scholarship

This entrance scholarship was established in honour of the late Honourable Bert J. MacKinnon, Associate Chief Justice of Ontario. It will be awarded each year to a student entering the first year of Osgoode Hall Law School who demonstrates: scholastic ability; qualities of truthfulness, unselfishness, courage, and sympathy; leadership ability, including moral force of character, interest in others and in public affairs; and fondness for and success in athletic activities. The recipient must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person, an Ontario resident and demonstrate financial need.

The Honourable R.E. Holland, Q.C. Award

This award will be given annually to a student(s) entering the JD program at Osgoode Hall Law School who has a record of academic excellence and who demonstrates financial need. Preference will be given to a student(s) from outside of Ontario.

The Honourable Ronald E. Sobier Entrance Award

Awarded to a student entering the first year of study at Osgoode Hall Law School who has excellent academic standing, a record of community or extra-curricular involvement. Recipient must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person, and a resident of Ontario who demonstrates financial need.

The Honourable William G.C. Howland Award of Excellence Renewable Entrance Scholarship

Osgoode Hall Law School Alumni Association

This scholarship will be awarded to the top students who enter the first year of the JD program or a joint program (JD/MBA/MPA; JD/MES) at Osgoode with an A- average or better, demonstrating academic excellence. Recipients who maintain an academic standing in the top 20% of the class will receive a a partial scholarship in each of the second and third years of the undergraduate law program. The Hon. William G. C. Howland Award of Excellence Entrance Scholarship was established by the Osgoode Hall Law School Alumni Association and has been funded as a renewable entrance scholarship through a generous bequest from the estate of the late William Goldwin Carrington Howland, O.C., Ont., C.St.J. (LLB'39; LLD 1984). He practised law, lectured on mortgages, served as Chair of the Legal Education Committee of the Law Society of Upper Canada at the time that Osgoode Hall Law School became affiliated with York University, and served with distinction as Treasurer of the Law Society and as Chief Justice of Ontario.

The Ignat Kaneff Scholarship for Academic Excellence

Family of Ignat Kaneff

Ignat Kaneff was born in Bulgaria and at age 14 left for Austria before immigrating to Canada at age 24. Soon thereafter, he founded the Kaneff Group of Companies, a greater Peel region-based real estate development and construction company. The Ingnat Kaneff Scholarship for Academic Excellence was established by his family in honour of his 80th birthday to commemorate his strong dedication to his community and his commitment to promoting equal opportunities through higher education among Canadians. This Scholarship will be awarded to an entering JD student who has record of academic excellence in her or his undergraduate studies. The recipient must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, protected person, an Ontario resident and demonstrate financial need.

The J. Addison Scholarship

The J. Addison Scholarship will be granted to incoming undergraduate students from J. Addison School who have been granted direct entry to York or will be entering through a YUELI pathway/conditional offer. To be eligible students must have an incoming grade point average of 80% and hold a student visa.

The Osgoode Centennial Entrance Scholarship for Northern Ontario and Northern Canada

Donations to the Centennial Campaign

Established by donations to the Centennial Campaign, this scholarship is to be awarded annually to a student from Northern Ontario or from Northern Canada who is entering the first year at Osgoode Hall Law School. The scholarship is to be awarded on the basis of academic excellence and aptitude for legal studies.

The Osgoode Centennial Entrance Scholarship for Quebec

Donations to the Centennial Campaign

Established from donations to the Centennial Campaign, this scholarship is awarded annually to students from the Province of Quebec who are entering the first year at Osgoode Hall Law School. The scholarship is to be awarded on the basis of academic excellence and aptitude for legal studies.

The Osgoode Centennial Entrance Scholarship for the Martime Provinces

Osgoode Alumni and Donors to the Centennia Campaign

This scholarship is awarded annually to a student from one of the Maritime Provinces who is entering the first year at Osgoode Hall Law School. The scholarship is to be awarded on the basis of academic excellence and aptitude for legal studies. Established by Osgoode Alumni in the maritime provinces of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island, together with other donors to the Centennial Campaign.

The Osgoode Centennial Entrance Scholarship for the Prairie Provinces

Osgoode Alumni and Donors to the Centennia Campaign

This scholarship will be awarded annually to a student from one of the Prairie Provinces who is entering the first year at Osgoode Hall Law School. The scholarship is to be awarded on the basis of academic excellence and aptitude for legal studies. Established by the Osgoode Alumni in the Prairie Provinces of Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba, together with other donors to the Centennial Campaign.

The Osgoode Centennial Scholarship for Alberta

Osgoode Alumni and Donors to the Centennia Campaign

This scholarship will be awarded annually to a student from Alberta who is entering the first year at Osgoode Hall Law School. The scholarship is to be awarded on the basis of academic excellence and aptitude for legal studies. Established by Osgoode Alumni in the province of Alberta, together with other donors to the Centennial Campaign.

The Osgoode Centennial Scholarship for British Columbia

Osgoode Alumni and Donors to the Centennia Campaign

This scholarship will be awarded annually to a student from British Columbia who is entering the first year at Osgoode Hall Law School. The scholarship is to be awarded on the basis of academic excellence and aptitude for legal studies. Established by Osgoode Alumni in the province of British Columbia, together with other donors to the Centennial Campaign.

The Palladini Family Award

Franco Palladini

The award will be given to a student entering York from either C.W. Jeffery's Collegiate Institute, Westview Centennial Secondary School or James Cardinal McGuigan Catholic High School, who has achieved a minimum 70 per cent average and who has demonstrated leadership within the Jane-Finch community or within a student association at their secondary school and who is a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person, resident of Ontario and who demonstrates financial need.

The Sidney Award

Awarded to an incoming Schulich School of Business BBA or iBBA student who demonstrates financial need and academic excellence (minimum 8.0 GPA). The recipient must be a resident of Ontario and either a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person.

The Van-Rob Inc. Award

Van-Rob Stampings

The Van-Rob Inc. Award has been established to provide an annual award to a secondary school student entering a first-year program at York University. The successful applicant must have an admission average of 85 per cent or higher, have made a contribution to the life of their school or community, have demonstrable financial need, be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person and be a resident of Ontario. Van-Rob Inc. is a supplier of metal stampings, mechanical and modular assemblies to the OEM and after market.

The Westview Entrance Award

This award will be granted to students who are graduates of Westview Centennial Secondary School. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and have a minimum admission average of 80 per cent. All Westview graduates applying to York University are eligible to apply.

Tibor Prince Integrity Scholarship

Tibor Prince was called to the Bar in Romania in 1936. He and his wife eventually had to flee their country and came to Canada. Throughout his life Tibor Prince believed that hard work and integrity were the keys to success. This scholarship was established to honour his memory and to reward a student who has demonstrated these values through their academic record. The scholarship will be awarded to a student who is entering the JD program at Osgoode Hall Law School with excellent academic standing.

Tom Arnold CPMEA Entrance Scholarship

Confidential, Professional & Managerial Employee Association (CPMEA)

This award will be offered to a secondary school student entering the first year of a direct entry program at York University from a high school in the York Region, inclusive of the municipalities of Aurora, East Gwillimbury, Georgina, King, Markham, Newmarket, Richmond Hill, Vaughan and Whitchurch- Stouffville. The recipient must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person, an Ontario resident and demonstrate financial need. Applicants must have a minimum final admission average of 80 per cent to be considered.

Unilever Canada Undergraduate Entrance Award in Environmental Studies

Unilever Canada Limited

Awarded to an incoming Faculty of Environmental Studies (FES) undergraduate student who has achieved a minimum 80 per cent admission average and has written an excellent 1,000 word essay on their vision of sustainability. Recipients must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons, Ontario residents and demonstrate financial need. This award has been made available through the generous support of Unilever Canada Limited.

Yamana Gold First Generation Award

The Yamana Gold First Generation Award is part of York University's prestigious Circle of Scholars Awards. The award provides financial assistance to students entering University who are the first member of their family to pursue post-secondary education and who have achieved a minimum admission average of 80% (or equivalent). Recipients will be eligible to renew this award for a maximum of three additional years provided that they maintain a minimum GPA of 6.00 (B). Should the student not be eligible to renew, the award will be given to a student entering first year, as described above. Recipients must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons and residents of Ontario who demonstrate financial need.

York Design Automatic Entrance Scholarship

York University

The York Design Automatic Entrance Scholarship is awarded to Canadian high school students admitted to the Joint Design undergraduate program, who have completed their secondary school diploma with high academic standing. Students will be considered on the basis of their final admissions average (including prerequisites). Scholarship values are as follows: 95% and higher = $3,500; 90 - 94.9% = $2,000; 85% - 89.9% = $1,000; and 80% - 84.9% = $500. This scholarship is renewable for students admitted with a final average of 95%+ only. A conditional scholarship offer will be made at the time of admission. The final scholarship amount will be determined when final grades are received.

York Science Scholars Award

The York Science Scholars Award will be awarded to domestic and international students admitted to the Faculty of Science. Selection is based on the following criteria: high academic achievement (minimum 80% admission average or equivalent), a demonstrated passion for science and community service, demonstrated leadership skills, a desire to make a difference for their communities and demonstrated involvement beyond academics. For international students requiring the English language test for admission, required scores are as follows: YELT: band 1, TOEFL: iBT 100 and IELTS: 7.5. York Science Scholars will receive a $5,000 entrance scholarship which will be renewable in their second year if they achieve a minimum average of B+ in their first year of study. York Science Scholars will receive a $10,000 entrance scholarship which will be awarded in two parts. The first as an entrance scholarship and the second part once the experiential component (i.e. comprised of participation in a mentorship or research project) is successfully completed.

York University Academic Excellence Scholarships for International Students

Awarded to outstanding international applicants from secondary school (Canada or abroad) who have the highest academic admission average and are entering the first year of a full-time undergraduate degree program in the Faculties of Environmental Studies, Fine Arts, Glendon, Health, Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, Science, Lassonde or Schulich School of Business. Applicants must demonstrate a strong level of proficiency with the English language. Applicants must have graduated from high school within the past two years.

York University Automatic Entrance Scholarship

York University

The York University Automatic Entrance Scholarships are awarded to secondary school students applying to a direct-entry undergraduate program who are Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons and have completed their secondary school diploma with high academic standing. Scholarship values are as follows: 95% and higher = $3,500; 90 - 94.9% = $2,000; 85% - 89.9% = $1,000; and 80% - 84.9% = $500. This scholarship is renewable for students admitted with a final average of 95%+ only. A conditional scholarship offer will be made at the time of admission. The final scholarship amount will be determined when final grades are received. Students applying to the collaborative nursing program are not eligible for this entrance scholarship.

York University Automatic Entrance Scholarship - International

The York University Automatic Entrance Scholarship - International is granted to international secondary school students who are applying to a direct-entry undergraduate program and are in the process of completing their secondary school diploma. Normally, students must be completing their studies at a Canadian secondary school offering (within or outside Canada). Identified scholars from select high schools around the world will be considered for these awards at the discretion of York. Scholarship values are as follows: 95% and higher = $3,500; 90 - 94.9% = $2,000; 85% - 89.9% = $1,000; and 80% - 84.9% = $500. This scholarship is renewable for students admitted with a final average of 95%+ only. A conditional scholarship offer will be made at the time of admission. The final scholarship amount will be determined when final grades are received. Students applying to the collaborative nursing program are not eligible for this entrance scholarship.

York University Awards of Achievement

York University

Available to secondary school students applying to a direct-entry undergraduate program with an admission average of 85 per cent or higher, have contributed to the life of their school and/or community. Recipients must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons, residents of Ontario and demonstrate financial need. This award is renewable for a maximum of three additional years. To renew, students must maintain a cumulative grade point average of 6.00 (B), enrol in a minimum of 18 credits each year and must continue to demonstrate financial need.

York University Entrance Bursary for Aboriginal Students

York University

This bursary is available to status and non-status undergraduate students of aboriginal ancestry who are Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons and are residents of Ontario who demonstrate financial need. The bursary is renewable for a maximum of three additional years provided the student maintains a cumulative grade point average of a 5.00 (C+) and enrolment in a minimum of 18 credits.

York University Faculty Association ACE Bursary

York University Faculty Association Trust

These awards will be offered to secondary school students entering the first year of a direct-entry program at York University from a high school in the Jane and Finch community. Preference will be given to students who have completed the York/Westview Partnership Advance Credit Experience. Applicants will be selected based on their performance in the ACE course, demonstrated leadership in the ACE program and their COOP placement evaluation. Recipients must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons, residents of Ontario and demonstrate financial need. Recipients are limited to a maximum of $10,000 in entrance scholarships, awards and bursaries (including the value of this award).

York University Mature Students Entrance Scholarship

York University

Awarded to students with a record of outstanding achievement who are admitted under the mature student basis of admission. Selection will be based on strong academic performance or work history, community or volunteer experience and personal development as well as clearly outlined interests and goals for university studies.

York University President's Scholarship

York University

York University offers President?s Scholarships to those secondary school applicants, to a first year daytime undergraduate program, with the highest entrance averages. These scholarships are renewable for an additional three years of undergraduate study provided the student maintains a sessional grade point average of 8.00 and registers in a minimum of 18 credits in the fall/winter session. Once lost this scholarship cannot be regained.

York University Renewable Entrance Athletic Scholarship

York University

The York University Renewable Entrance Athletic Scholarship was established to support athletic and academic excellence. These awards are available to full-time undergraduate students entering York University. Candidates must have a minimum admissions average of 80 per cent (or equivalent). To renew this award, students must achieve a minimum grade point average of 6.00 each year and enrol in a minimum of 18 credits. Effective FW16 the value of the scholarship ranges from $1000 to a maximum of $4500 (or the value of tuition and compulsory fees if less than $4,500). This scholarship can be held in conjunction with other merit based scholarships and awards however the value of all funding in which athletic ability is a criteria cannot exceed $4500 (or the value of tuition and compulsory fees) per year.

York University Service Award

The York University Service Award will be awarded to a student who is currently serving or have previously served in the Canadian Armed Forces, and who has a disability (i.e. physical, sensory, mental health or learning disability) as defined by the Ontario Human Rights code. This award is open to undergraduate and graduate students who are enrolled in full or part time studies at York University. Consideration will also be given to students who have a disability and who are the children of current or former military personnel. This award was established by York University to honour the dedicated men and women who serve our country and also reflects York's longstanding commitment to accessibility for students from all walks of life and our priority of supporting students with disabilities. This award is renewable for an additional 3 years assuming the recipient maintains continued enrolment and good academic standing.

York University Student Life Award

The York University Student Life Award was designed to provide $500 in supplemental support to students who qualify for the YU Automatic Entrance Scholarship (domestic and int'l) or the York Design Automatic Entrance Scholarship to assist with the cost of books, food, etc? The scholarship funds will be paid directly to the recipients YU Card at the start of their study period. In order to be considered for this award, students must accept their offer of admission by the date specified in their offer letter. These funds are non-refundable. Should students subsequently withdraw from the academic term/session in which this award was disbursed, the amount of this award may be reduced and a portion of it recovered.

York University Talent Entrance Scholarship

York University

Award based on performance in the audition or evaluation required for admission to the School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design. This scholarship can be held in conjunction with the York University Entrance Scholarship, if eligible.

Yorke Towne Supplies Ltd. Visionary Leadership Scholarship

Michael Harrison

Available to students entering their first year of full-time undergraduate study. Candidates must have a minimum 80% admission average and be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons, and residents of Ontario who demonstrate financial need. In addition, candidates must demonstrate proven commitment to service and society and a desire to continue that service as a leader while at York. Recipients will be required to implement a Visionary Leadership project during their undergraduate studies that will focus on leadership. In order to renew this scholarship, recipients must have a successful annual review of their leadership project, must maintain a cumulative gpa of a 7.50 and must maintain full-time enrolment status (minimum of 18 credits for the fall/winter academic session). This scholarship cannot be held in conjunction with another renewable entrance scholarship or the York University Continuing Student Scholarship.