December 31, 2014

Scholarships & Bursaries

APUS Bursary Program

Please scroll down to find information and application forms for the following open APUS bursaries: 

  • APUS Summer Bursary Program 2021

IMPORTANT NOTE: The APUS Summer Bursary Program 2021 is currently being run virtually. All completed application forms must be emailed to by the deadline. 

Recognizing that part-time students face barriers to accessing funding from governmental and institutional programs, APUS bursaries are available to part-time undergraduate students on all three campuses of the University of Toronto. These bursaries are provided on the basis of financial need as determined by the Office of Enrolment Services.

For complete eligibility criteria and application forms, please see the links below:

APUS General Student Bursary (May – June): May-June APUS General Student Bursary Summer Session 2021*

APUS General Student Bursary (July – August): July-August APUS General Student Bursary Summer Session 2021*

  • May-June Summer Semester Deadline: Friday, June 18, 2021 at 4 p.m. 

  • July-August Summer Semester Deadline: Friday, July 23, 2021 at 4 p.m. 

*Please attach a copy of your summer 2021 acorn invoice 

**A Canadian bank account is required in order to receive the bursary funds. If you are not living in Canada at the moment, some Canadian banks are offering remote access to open a bank if you are interested. 

For questions about applications please email

Previous Bursaries

The below bursaries are offered in the Fall and Winter semester each year. For reference, you can find the previous year’s application form below. Keep an eye out on the Voice Newsletter for updates in fall 2021 to know when the 2021-2022 applications will be available.

APUS General Student Bursary: APUS General Student Bursary Session 2020-2021

APUS Access Student Bursary: APUS Access Student Bursary Session 2020-2021

APUS Indigenous Student Bursary: APUS Indigenous Student Bursary Session 2020-2021

APUS Black Student Bursary: APUS Black Student Bursary Session 2020-2021

APUS Two-Spirit, Queer, Trans Student Bursary: APUS Two Spirit Queer Trans Student Bursary Session 2020-2021

Marija Hutchison Bursary (for students in TYP and Academic Bridging): APUS Marija Hutchison Bursary Session 2020-2021

Jovita Nagy Bursary (for UTM and UTSC students): APUS Jovita Nagy Bursary Session 2020-2021

The deadline for the Fall 2020 Bursary Program was Friday, October 9, 2020 at 4pm.

 The deadline for the Winter 2021 Bursary Program was Friday, January 29, 2021 at 4pm.

Please note: If you wished to apply for both the Fall AND Winter Bursary Programs, you must have applied for EACH SESSION on separate application forms.