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Principal Janet Paterson Scholarship

FacetDescription
Student Category

Graduating student

Application Required

No

Number of Recipients Multiple
Decisions and Payment Timing

Decisions are made in the spring and award is paid in the spring.

Award Value (Based on Previous Values)

Annual Income ($750 – $1,000)

Grades Considered Yes 
CGPA Range

3.7+

Financial Need

No

Leadership No 
Award Conditions

To be awarded to the female and male undergraduate student in the graduating class of Innis College (June or previous November) with the highest Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA).

Robin Harris Memorial Scholarship

FacetDescription
Student Category

Returning student

Application Required

No

Number of Recipients One
Decisions and Payment Timing

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

Award Value (Based on Previous Values)

Annual Income ($750 – $1,250)

Grades Considered Yes 
CGPA Range

3.7+

Financial Need

No

Leadership No 
Award Conditions

To be awarded to an Innis College undergraduate degree student in the Faculty of Arts and Science (FAS) specializing or majoring in the Humanities. Students with a cumulative grade point average (CGPA) of at least 3.70 as they pass their 5th, 10th & 15th credit completed in the FAS will be considered. To receive the award, recipients must register at Innis College in the subsequent Fall/Winter academic session.

Linda Schuyler Cinema Studies Award

FacetDescription
Student Category

Returning student

Application Required

No

Number of Recipients One
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)

Annual Income ($750 – $1,250)

Grades Considered Yes 
Financial Need

Yes

Leadership No 
ProgramCinema Studies
Award Conditions

To be awarded to an academically deserving undergraduate student enrolled in a Major or Specialist program in Cinema Studies who is entering third or fourth year and who demonstrates financial need. Receipt of the award is contingent on re-registration in the faculty and enrolment in cinema courses.

J. J. Stren Scholarship

FacetDescription
Student Category

Returning student

Application Required

No

Number of Recipients

One

Decisions and Payment Timing

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

Award Value (Based on Previous Values)

Annual Income ($750 – $1,000)

Grades Considered Yes 
Financial Need

No

Leadership No
Other
Award Conditions

To be awarded to Innis College undergraduate degree student in the Faculty of Arts and Science (FAS) with the highest cumulative grade point average (CGPA) in a program leading to a BA/HBA in odd-numbered years, to the full-time Innis College student with the highest CGPA in a program leading to BSc/HBSc in even-numbered years. In the event of a tie, the award may be shared. Students who pass their 5th, 10th & 15th credit completed in the FAS will be considered. To receive the award, recipients must register at Innis College in the subsequent Fall/Winter academic session.

J. J. Stren OSOTF Award

FacetDescription
Student Category

Returning student

Application Required

No

Number of Recipients

One

Decisions and Payment Timing

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

Award Value (Based on Previous Values)

Annual Income ($750 – $1,000)

Grades Considered Yes 
Financial Need

Yes.

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.

Leadership No 
Award Conditions

To be awarded to an Innis College undergraduate degree student in the Faculty of Arts and Science (FAS) with the highest cumulative grade point average (CGPA) and financial need. Students who pass their 5th, 10th & 15th credit completed in the FAS will be considered. To receive the award, recipients must register at Innis College in the subsequent Fall/Winter academic session.

Harold Innis Foundation Scholarship

FacetDescription
Student Category

Returning student

Application Required

No

Number of Recipients Multiple
Decisions and Payment Timing

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

Award Value (Based on Previous Values)

$750

Grades Considered Yes 
Financial Need

Yes.

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.

Leadership No 
ProgramUrban Studies
Award Conditions

To be awarded on the basis of financial need and academic merit to Innis College degree students in the Faculty of Arts and Science enrolled in an Urban Studies Specialist or Major or Minor program.

Harold Innis Foundation Prize

FacetDescription
Student Category

Returning student

Application Required

Yes. See application here

Number of Recipients

Multiple

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)

$750

Grades Considered Yes 
CGPA Range

2.0+

Financial Need

Yes.

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.

Leadership Yes
Award Conditions

To be awarded on the basis of financial need to Innis College undergraduate degree students for outstanding voluntary activity that takes place off campus and outside the requirements of a course and that represents the legacy of Harold Innis. Recipients would normally be expected to have a CGPA of at least 2.0. To receive this award, recipients would normally be expected to register at Innis College in the subsequent Fall/Winter academic session.

Edward Moss Davidson and Hilda Ruth Rous Davidson Scholarship

FacetDescription
Student Category

Returning student

Application Required

Yes. See application here

Number of Recipients

One

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)

Annual Income ($1,500 – $2,000)

Grades Considered Yes 
CGPA Range

3.5+

Financial Need

No

Leadership Yes 
Award Conditions

To be awarded to Innis College students with a CGPA of at least 3.50 who by their leadership have contributed to the life of the College and/or University, and/or community. To receive this award the recipient must register at Innis College in the subsequent academic year.

Audrey Perry Student Life Award

FacetDescription
Student Category

Returning student

Application Required

Yes. See application here

Number of Recipients

One

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)

Annual Income ($500 – $750)

Grades Considered No
Financial Need

No

Leadership Yes
Award Conditions

To be awarded to an outstanding Innis College undergraduate student living off campus who is “In Good Standing” and who has contributed significantly to community life at the College and at the University.

 

Wasser Achievement Award

FacetDescription
Student Category

Returning and graduating students

Application Required

Yes. See application here.

Number of Recipients Multiple
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) for returning students

Graduating students: Decisions are made in the spring and the award is paid in the spring

Award Value (Based on Previous Values)

Annual Income ($750 –  $1,000)

Grades Considered Yes 
Financial Need

No

Leadership Yes
Award Conditions

To be awarded to an Innis College undergraduate degree student in the Faculty of Arts and Science (FAS). The Wasser Achievement Awards aim to encourage student leadership at all levels and in all years at the College. They are to be awarded on the basis of academic standing, contribution to Innis College, the University of Toronto, their workplace or their community. The awards will be decided at the end of each winter session and will be tenable on registration in the next session. Candidates for a Wasser Achievement Award who have previously received a Wasser Achievement Award will be considered on the basis of achievement since receipt of the last award.