Award Search

This tool lets you view awards, scholarships, prizes and bursaries offered at York University. Take a few moments to search for awards you may be eligible for: you can search by Faculty, award type, activity level or type in the name of an award that you may be familiar with. Unless otherwise stated, all full-time, part-time and mature students are eligible for all the awards in the system so long as they meet the published criteria.

For additional graduate awards, visit the York Financial Assistance section of the Faculty of Graduate Studies website. You can also see a listing of external awards elsewhere on this site.

Note: All awards listed on this website are subject to change or cancellation without notice.

Danone L.I.F.T. Leadership Award

Description
The Danone L.I.F.T. Leadership Award will be given to an incoming female MBA or Masters student who demonstrates values of leadership, innovation and passion for sustainable results. L.I.F.T. (Lead and Inspire Female Talent) is an employee resource group (ERG) established by Danone committed to highlighting and supporting women's leadership in Danone in Canada and throughout North America. This award was established on International Women's Day 2020. Empowering women in leadership is an important priority for Danone Canada. The company is dedicated to diversity and inclusion, which is reflected by the strong presence of women among its management, as well as by ensuring equal average compensation for women and men in both executive and non-executive roles. The recipient will have the opportunity to engage in mentorship with Danone Canada leadership. Value; $3000
Application Process
For further information please visit Student Services & International Relations, W 263 Schulich Building, (416)736-5060 or visit http://schulich.yorku.ca/student-life-services/financial-aid/

How to Interpret the Awards Search Results

1. Offered

The time of year when this award is offered. This gives you an idea about when you'll need to apply for the award. The most common is In-Course (Fall/Winter), indicating that the award happens during the Fall/Winter session.

2. Award Type

The type of award:

  1. Bursaries are based on financial need. Therefore, students with financial need are encouraged to apply.
  2. Scholarships are based on academic merit. Therefore, students with high academic standing are encouraged to apply.
  3. Awards are based on both academic merit and financial need. Therefore, students with high academic standing and financial need are encouraged to apply.

3. Value

The value of this award.

4. No. of Awards

The number of these awards offered each year.

5. Description

Details about the award's origins, purpose, and eligibility requirements. For example, some awards may require a minimum credit enrolment, a certain grade point average (GPA), enrolment in a specific Faculty, or a certain citizenship status.

6. Application Process

This explains how you can be considered for the award. Many of the awards simply require that you fill out the Student Financial Profile (SFP) for the current session. Other awards may, for example, ask for reference letters and personal statements outlining your extra-curricular involvement.