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.

The Kenaidan Contracting Hockey Award

Description
The Kenaidan Contracting Hockey Award will be given annually to two entering or continuing students who demonstrate financial need: one to a member of the men's ice hockey team and one to a member of the women's ice hockey team. These awards are intended for a student-athlete who meets the Ontario University Athletics (OUA) criteria of 80% or higher if entering university, or a sessional GPA of 5.5 in their previous year of study if a continuing student. Recipients must be Canadian citizens/permanent residents or protected persons, residents of Ontario and demonstrate financial need. These awards have been made possible through the generosity of Kenaidan Contracting Limited, as a means of assisting student-athletes on York University's varsity hockey teams who have demonstrated financial need. Aidan Flatley, co-founder and President of Kenaidan, is a York graduate and former player on the men's varsity hockey team.
Appliction Process
To apply for this award, please fill out the current Student Financial Profile at http://sfs.yorku.ca/services/sfp/.

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.