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.

BrandCast Marketing Leadership Scholarship

Description
The BrandCast Marketing Leadership Scholarship will be awarded to an incoming Masters of Marketing student who demonstrates leadership skills, innovative thinking, and academic excellence (minimum GPA of A). The recipients will have the optional opportunity to engage in coaching and mentorship sessions to help achieve their career goals. Value $1,000 Launched in April 2020, the BrandCast Community is an online resource started by two passionate marketers that offers an opportunity for professionals and students to learn about the world of marketing by featuring informative content - including articles, interviews, and webinars - and help anyone in the marketing community who finds themselves unemployed, looking for a career change, wanting to understand the various marketing fields, or learn how brands are navigating through the current state of affairs impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Application Process
For further information please visit Student Services & International Relations, W263 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.