Pearson Scholarships Aim to Attract World’s Brightest Students to U of T

Program named for Lester B. Pearson would offer 37 international students full tuition for four years

“My Education Enabled Me to Break Down Walls”

Scholarships can inspire students to believe they can make a difference. For Atik Bird, it helped her reach out to others – and trust her own voice

Double the Impact of a Donation

U of T is extending the Boundless Promise Matching Program, which doubles the impact of donations in support of financial help for students

U of T Supports Syrian Refugees

The university will create 100 bursaries for students at risk due to war

Colombo’s Reach

Many of Singapore’s leaders are U of T grads, thanks to a unique scholarship

Photo: Andy King

Putting Students First

The Baillies’ $1-million gift is a boon for bursaries at Trinity College

Encouraging the Next Canadian Leaders

“In my experience there is no more effective cause than a university scholarship,” says entrepreneur and donor David Scrymgeour

Supporting African Scholars

A $22.5-million donation from MasterCard Foundation will bring bright young students to U of T

Global Leaders

Prestigious new award from the W. Garfield Weston Foundation will enable PhD students to conduct research abroad

Tweet If You Love Monet

New technologies are taking art directly to the people, forcing galleries and museums to adapt

Courtesy of Lorie Shekter-Wolfson

A Woman’s Place

Dorothy Shekter was often told she didn’t belong at university. But she persevered — and did some amazing things as a social worker

Photo courtesy of Eve Lewis

Scholarship Honours Toronto Developer

Friends and family of the late Paul Oberman have created an award for architecture and urban design

An Anniversary to Remember

New College celebrates a half-century with a new scholarship

Photo courtesy of Beverley Salmon

Recognizing a Trailblazer

An award for black medical students honours a Toronto surgeon

Late Bloomer

A unique scholarship helps Trevor Crowe continue his education, long after he left high school

Always the Victim?

A criminology student questions long-standing assumptions about women and domestic violence

The Dream Maker

Isaac Olowolafe Jr. donates $25,000 to help students in New College’s African Studies program

Northern Light

Trips to the Arctic inspired scholarship for aboriginal students

Fellowships for Global Health

Two newly graduated doctors will work in southern Africa – and learn about international health issues

A Scientist’s Legacy

Toronto group creates scholarship in honour of Marie Curie Sklodowska

Scholarship Will Support New Canadians

Thillart Family Scholarship in Management recognizes the challenges new immigrants face

Tanenbaums Create Engineering Scholarships

Tanenbaums pledge $1 million to support admission scholarships in the Department of Civil Engineering

Donor Supports “Helping” Disciplines

Nora Post decided to donate to U of T where her money would make the greatest impact for students

Band of Brothers

Fraternity sets up scholarship from house proceeds

Building a Better Heart

Milligan gift will fund graduate fellowships in biomedical engineering

Taking Stock

New federal rules allow donors to give stock without tax

MDS and Rotman Create $30,000 Award for Leadership

MDS Inc. honours its past president and CEO with leadership award for incoming Rotman student

Oscar Gold

Faculty members get nod from Academy, and the inaugural LGBTOUT Student Awards are presented

Help for Scarborough Students

New UTSC scholarships support students interested in women’s issues

Seeds of Hope

Gift to U of T will help students make the most of their opportunity

Heart and Soul

$1-million gift in honour of bank chairman will support scholarships at Rotman

The Spirit of Sacrifice

Award is granted annually to a female Innis student who contributes the most to the community

Total Support for TYP

Staff of the Transitional Year Programme create award for students

The Munificent Seven

New College’s principals make a shared gift in support of scholarships

Jewison’s Legacy

Director’s gift supports cinema studies students

A Researcher’s Rare Legacy

Family creates fellowship in honour of PhD student Eric Hani

Celebrating McLuhan

Scholarship will support a student in information studies

A Second Chance

Bursary will provide emergency financial help to students in Transitional Year Programme

A Community Mourns Andrew Frow

Hundreds gather at memorial service for engineering student

From One Bar to Another

Bronfman scholarship assists students in need

A Challenging Donation

Rotman professor emeritus William Waters gives $2.5 million to support student awards

Game, Set, Match

Students are the big winners when private and public donors partner

Old World, New Support

A.G. Rigg/Ontario Graduate Scholarship recognizes faculty member

Honouring St. Clair Balfour

Gift in the week of his death will enhance journalism fellowships

Life’s Unsolvable Problems

An anonymous donor has created a math scholarship to honour U of T student Nicholas Martin, who passed away earlier this year

The Melody Lingers On

Jazz scholarship will assist a first-year student in the Faculty of Music

A Tale of Two Cities

New York resident Laura Chunosoff made a donation to U of T in honour of her lifelong friend in Toronto

East Meets West

Gift will fund scholarship for students from China, Hong Kong and Taiwan

The Artful Annie

Collaborative fine art program offered by UTM and Sheridan College

Stamp of Honour

A.G. Huntsman Award will be given to an outstanding zoology graduate student

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