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.

Peter F. Bronfman Award

Description
The Peter F. Bronfman Endowment has been created to honour the memory of the prominent business leader, Peter F. Bronfman, O.C., a founder of the Brascan Group. From this fund, the Schulich School of Business awards the Peter F. Bronfman each year to an incoming full-time MBA student. The recipient of this award must have demonstrated academic excellence in previous studies (A average), have two years of full time working experience, shown leadership in extra-curricular or community involvement and demonstrated financial need. The recipient must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person and resident of Ontario. The award is renewable in the second year of the MBA program with achievement of a grade point average of 7.00 (A-) on the first 30 credit hours of course work.
Appliction Process
For Futher Information please visit Student Services & International Relations, W 262 Schulich Building, (416)736-5060 or visit http://www.schulich.yorku.ca/ssb-extra/financialaid.nsf/allwebdocuments/graduateawards

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.