York University is proud to be one of only 20 Canadian universities to participate in the Schulich Leader Scholarship program. This prestigious scholarship allows promising students to pursue their dreams and become the next global pioneers in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) areas of study. These dynamic students must demonstrate:
- Academic excellence, AND
- Leadership, charisma and creativity.
Note: Strong consideration will be given to students with financial need.
The number and distribution of scholarships will be confirmed on or before March 1, 2021. In 2020, York awarded two scholarships. The scholarship is valued at $80,000 ($20,000 x 4 years) for recipient(s) admitted to Science, Technology or Mathematics programs of study. The scholarship is valued at $100,000 ($25,000 x 4 years of study) for recipient(s) admitted to an Engineering program in the Lassonde School of Engineering.