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.
All awards listed on this website are subject to change or cancellation without notice.
Experience the power of being you with the RSM Scholarship in Accounting, established by RSM. This Award will be granted to a 3rd year BBA/iBBA student with a specialization in accounting. Students must have a minimum GPA of 7.5 (A) and a competitive grade in one second year course, which will be determined at the discretion of the award administrator. Preference will be given to a student who has commitments in at least two non-academic activities, including but not limited to: part-time job, student group, volunteer role, and sports team. The recipient of the scholarship will be offered the optional opportunity to have a coffee meeting and interview with the RSM team, with an understanding that there will be no guarantees on job placement.
RSM is the leading provider of audit, tax and consulting services to the middle market, which is the engine of global commerce and economic growth.
To apply for this award, please fill out the current Student Financial Profile at
http://sfs.yorku.ca/aid/sfp/. You must select this award from the list available. For further information please visit Student Services & International Relations, W 263 Schulich Building, (416)736-5060, firstname.lastname@example.org or visit http://schulich.yorku.ca/student-life-services/financial-aid/
How to Interpret the Awards Search Results
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:
- Bursaries are based on financial need. Therefore, students with financial need are encouraged to apply.
- Scholarships are based on academic merit. Therefore, students with high academic standing are encouraged to apply.
- Awards are based on both academic merit and financial need. Therefore, students with high academic standing and financial need are encouraged to apply.
The value of this award.
4. No. of Awards
The number of these awards offered each year.
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.