Awards & Scholarships

City of Toronto Women’s Studies Undergraduate Scholarship


November 1

The City of Toronto Women’s Studies UNDERGRADUATE Scholarship is valued at $5,000, and payable in the winter session. It is awarded to a student who has completed year three and is enrolled in a major or specialist program in Women’s Studies. Read more.

Women and Gender Studies Grant (OSOTF)


November 1

Awarded on the basis of need to full-time or part-time, graduate or undergraduate Women and Gender Studies students. Applicants are required to complete a University of Toronto Undergraduate Grant Application form and supply names, phone numbers and e-mail addresses of two referees.

The Women and Gender Studies Grant application form. 

The Elsie Gregory MacGill Prize (St. George Campus)

Awarded to the most outstanding student graduating with a Specialist or Major degree in Women and Gender Studies. Awarded at the end of the academic year.

The Helen Gregory MacGill Prize (St. George Campus)

Awarded to the student who achieves the highest standing in WGS160Y or WGS261Y. Awarded at the end of the academic year.

Award for Scholarly Achievement in the Area of Gender-Based Violence 

Each December 6th, the University of Toronto community marks the National Day of Remembrance & Action on Violence Against Women with events across the institution. In 2016, the University established the Graduate and Undergraduate Award for Scholarly Achievement to recognize students who have made distinctive contributions in the area of gender-based violence research and prevention. 

The two awards (one undergraduate and one graduate) are available annually in the amount of $1,500. 

Applications for this Award are due in October.

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