Award Search

Ed Nowalkoski Award

Offered:

In-Course (Fall)

Type:

Bursary

No. of Awards:

1

Description:

Named in memory of Ed Nowalkoski, former Head Athletic Therapist and lecturer in the School of Kinesiology and Health Science from 1971 to 1995. This award is presented annually to either an interuniversity student athlete or student therapist, who has completed a minimum of 90 credits in academic courses toward a degree, has achieved a minimum 6.00 (B) grade average in the previous academic year, meets the OSAP residence requirement and has demonstrated financial need.

Application Process:

To apply for this award, please fill out the current Student Financial Profile at http://sfs.yorku.ca/services/sfp/. If applicable, please fill out the Personal Statement section outlining your experiences as a student therapist.

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. 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. No. of Awards

The number of these awards offered each year.

4. 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.

5. 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.