December 31, 2014

Scholarships & Bursaries

Applications are now closed for APUS Fall Bursaries

APUS Bursaries – Fall 2022

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. 

The following needs-based bursaries are available:

  • APUS General Student Bursary [$1000]
  • APUS Access Student Bursary [$1000] *for students with disabilities/disabled students and/or Deaf and/or hard of hearing students
  • APUS Black Students’ Bursary [$1000]
  • APUS Indigenous Students’ Bursary [$1000]
  • APUS Two-Spirit, Queer, Trans Students’ Bursary [$1000]
  • Jovita Nagy Bursary (for UTM and UTSC students only) [$300]
  • Marija Hutchison Bursary (for students in Academic Bridging and TYP only) [$300] 

Eligibility

APUS bursaries are open to UofT students who meet the following criteria:

  • Current part-time students in fall term 2022. *part-time defined as registered in 2.5 or less full course equivalents (FCEs) i.e. credits over the entire 2022-2023 fall/winter session. At U of T Scarborough, a part-time student is a student in 1.0 credit or 2 courses per academic semester.
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Complete the form (info is valid, complete, and received by the deadline)
  • Where applicable, self-identify as member of the identity group based bursaries as applied
  • Where applicable, registered with Erindale College (UTM), Scarborough College (UTSC)
  • Be in good standing with a cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of 1.7 or higher

Important to Know

  • All applications must be submitted with a Fall 2022 ACORN invoice and a copy of your Academic History. 
  • The number of bursaries available are limited. Bursary need and demand is high. We highly recommended that part-time students requiring financial assistance seek out supports through relevant university webpages
  • Due to volume, only recipients may be contacted. 
  • Recipients will be contacted after the closing deadline (approx. 4-6 weeks).
  • Please do not contact APUS to ask about the status of your application before November 30, 2022.
  • Funds are disbursed through the Office of Enrollment Services.  All decisions are final.
  • Your application will be kept private. Identifying details are not shared with the University or public.

All questions should be directed to the Member Services Coordinator at services@apus.ca using the subject line ‘APUS bursary program’.