Scholarships

What entrance scholarships am I eligible for?

All high school applicants to U of T Engineering are automatically considered for Faculty-specific admission scholarships when they apply. Applicants are considered for scholarships on the basis of academic excellence and extra-curricular involvement as demonstrated in the Online Student Profile. Engineering applicants may also be considered for university-wide scholarships, for which a separate application is required.

U of T Engineering Admission Scholarships

ScholarshipValueProcessOpen to International
Students?
Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering Admission Scholarships (various awards)Variable, to a maximum of $7,500No separate application required; students are automatically considered when they apply to U of T Engineering. A full list of Faculty admission scholarships can be found here.
Yes (to a maximum of $5,000)
Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering Admission Awards Variable, to a maximum of $10,000Residents of Ontario are considered for Faculty Awards on the basis of financial need and academic achievement. To be eligible for this award, students must submit the UTAPS Online Estimator no later than February 1, 2020.

A full list of Faculty Admission Awards can be found here.
No
U of T Engineering International Scholarships (17 awards)Variable, to a maximum of $20,000 x 4 years (renewable)No separate application required; all international students are automatically considered when they apply to U of T Engineering.
Yes
U of T Engineering Entrance Scholarship for Indigenous Students Domestic tuition plus stipend x 4 years (renewable)This award is open to Indigenous (First Nations, Métis, Inuit) applicants. Contact indigenous@ecf.utoronto.ca by February 1, 2020.No
Hatch Engineering Aboriginal Scholarship$8,000 x 4 years (renewable)This award is open to an incoming Indigenous student based on academic excellence. Email awards@ecf.utoronto.ca by February 1, 2020 to indicate your interest and provide a brief explanation of how you meet the criteria for this award.No
Stanley Timoshek Scholarship in EngineeringVariableThis award is open to an incoming student from Poland based on outstanding achievement.Yes
C.J. Dick & Ruth A. Sprenger Scholarship for Mature Students in Engineering VariableThis award is open to a Canadian citizen or permanent resident entering First Year of Electrical or Computer Engineering as a full-time mature student. Preference will be given to an individual who has been out of full-time studies or has been in the workforce for a number of years. The award is renewable for years 2–4 based on academic merit.

Candidates will be asked to submit a short essay outlining why they are applying as a mature student and what impact the award would have on their lives. Please direct applications to awards@ecf.utoronto.ca.
No

General U of T Scholarships

Some U of T scholarships are awarded on the basis of financial need, academic merit or other special criteria. These awards may require additional information or documentation. If you wish to be considered for these and other awards, you should complete your online Awards Profile on JOIN U of T no later than February 1, 2020.

ScholarshipValueProcessOpen to International Students?
U of T Scholars Program
(700 awards) U of T Scholars Program
$7,500No separate application required; all students are automatically
considered when they apply to U of T Engineering
Yes
President’s Scholars of Excellence Program (50 awards)
$10,000No separate application required; all students are automatically
considered when they apply to U of T Engineering
Yes
C. David Naylor University Scholarships
(10 awards)
$20,000Complete the Awards Profile by logging into JOIN U of T and follow the Awards Profile link. No
National & Arbor Scholarships (20 awards)
National: Tuition, fees, first-year residence plus financial award based on need.
Arbor: $5,000 year 1; $1,500 years 2-4
School nomination (book prize) or direct applications are due by October 17, 2019.No
Schulich Leader Scholarship$20,000 x 4 years (renewable)Visit the Schulich Leader Scholarship website for application information.
No
The Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship Program (37 awards)
Tuition, books, incidental fees, and full residence support
x 4 years (renewable)
Nomination process through secondary school principal or guidance counsellor.
The school nomination deadline is November 29, 2019.
The student OUAC application deadline is December 13, 2019.
The student application deadline is January 15, 2020.
Yes
Scholarships for Indigenous Students (6 awards)VariableVaries by award.No