Harold Innis Undergraduate Prize

Student Category

Returning student

Application Required

Yes. See application here

Number of Recipients


Decisions and Payment Timing

Decisions are made in the spring and award is paid in the subsequent fall (registration required in fall term)

Award Value (Based on Previous Values)


Grades Considered Yes 
CGPA Range


Financial Need


As an award endowed with funds from the Ontario Student Opportunity Trust Fund (OSOTF), students must meet the following criteria: (1) Canadian Citizenship/Permanent Resident/Protected Person; (2) Ontario residency, as per the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development guidelines; and (3) financial need.  Receiving OSAP, for example, demonstrates eligibility in all three criteria for this award.

Leadership Yes
Award Conditions

To be awarded on the basis of financial need to an outstanding Innis College undergraduate student. The recipient must have achieved distinction in the political, social, or athletic life of the College or University and would normally be expected to have a CGPA of at least 2.0. The highest sessional grade point average (SGPA) will be the determining factor in the event of equally qualified applicants.