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.

Hellenic Heritage Foundation International Graduate Fellowship in Modern Greek History

Description
The Hellenic Heritage Foundation International Graduate Fellowship in Modern Greek History is available to an International Masters or PhD student enrolled in the Graduate Program in History, specializing in Modern Greek History. The recipient must meet the program language requirements and be fluent in both written and oral English and Modern Greek, and must demonstrate financial need. If there are no eligible international applicants, eligible students from Canada will be considered. If awarded to an MA student, the Fellowship will be available to the recipient for one year. If awarded to a PhD student, the Fellowship will be renewable to the recipient for up to five (5) years.
Appliction Process
All students entering the Graduate Program in History will be considered for this award through the Admissions process to their program of study, and will include the Hellenic Heritage Foundation Chair in Modern Greek History. The application process requires program nomination. Applicants will be considered for this Fellowship by submitting a nomination package with the following: ż statement of research ż CV ż Transcripts (supplied by graduate program from the applicants Admission file) ż letter of reference ż confirmation of financial need using the Student Financial Profile as found: http://sfs.yorku.ca/aid/sfp/ ż letter of nomination (supplied by the Graduate Program Director) Applicants to graduate studies at York University should contact their graduate program office to indicate their interest in being considered before March 15 in the year in which they are applying to the program for admission. Continuing students should contact their graduate program office to indicate their interest in being considered before March 15 for awards that will commence in September of that year. The Fellowship recipient will be chosen by a selection committee which shall include the HHF Chair in Modern Greek History. For further information regarding this award may be obtained by contacting the Department of Graduate Studies History Program 2173 Vari Hall, (416)736 - 2100 extension 66976

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.