|Student Category||Returning or graduating student|
|Number of Recipients||One|
|Decisions and Payment Timing||
Returning Students: Decisions are made in the spring and award is paid in the subsequent fall (registration required in fall term)
Graduating students: Decisions are made in the spring and the award is paid in the spring
|Award Value (Based on Previous Values)||Annual Income ($3,500 – $4,500)|
As an award endowed with funds from the Ontario Student Opportunity Trust Fund (OSOTF), students must meet all of the following criteria: (1) Canadian Citizenship/Permanent Resident/Protected Person; (2) Ontario residency, see “How do I know if I qualify as an Ontario resident for student loan purposes?”; and (3) financial need. Receiving OSAP, for example, demonstrates eligibility in all three criteria for this award.
|Other||Program; YOS 3/4|
Awarded to a year 3 or 4 student from any Arts and Science College enrolled in the Cinema Studies Program who demonstrates academic excellence and financial need.