Dance Scholars Award

Open to 4th year undergraduate or graduate students who have completed course work and are writing a thesis.

 


Award Value: $
Number of awards to be issued: 1
Award Type: Award
Eligibility Criteria:

  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Graduate Student
  • Undergraduate Student
  • 4th year

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

– Based on grade point average and financial need (in that order)


AMPD Pan Faculty Awards & Department Awards are now closed.

Grant Strate Award in Dance

Must complete a Student Financial Profile.


Award Value: $650.00
Number of awards to be issued: 2
Award Type: Award
Eligibility Criteria:

  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person
  • Undergraduate Student
  • 1st year
  • 2nd year
  • 3rd year

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

– Given to a dance undergraduate major in any year of study (1-4)
– Must demonstrate strength in both studio and academic studies in dance
– Must demonstrate financial need
– Must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person
– Must be an Ontario resident


AMPD Pan Faculty Awards & Department Awards are now closed.

Menaka Thakkar Award in World Dance

Nominated by Department.


Award Value: $1000.00
Number of awards to be issued: 1
Award Type: Award
Eligibility Criteria:

  • 3rd year
  • 4th year

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

– Given to a Year 3 or 4 dance student in recognition of excellence and achievement in studio work or academic studies in world dance.
– Selection/eligibility criteria include sound academic standing


AMPD Pan Faculty Awards & Department Awards are now closed.

Sudha Thakkar Khandwani Award in Western Dance

Must complete Student Financial Profile


Award Value: $1000.00
Number of awards to be issued: 1
Award Type: Award
Eligibility Criteria:

  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person
  • Must be a resident of Ontario
  • Undergraduate Student
  • 1st year

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

– Nominated by Department of Dance to new First Year full-time undergraduate students in recognition of outstanding ability/promise in performance work in ballet and modern dance.
– Recipients must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons
– Must be resident of Ontario
– Must demonstrate financial need


AMPD Pan Faculty Awards & Department Awards are now closed.

Mary Jane Warner Dance Education Award

Must apply.  Submission of Student Financial Profile is required for this bursary.


Award Value: $400.00
Number of awards to be issued: 1
Award Type: Award
Eligibility Criteria:

  • Must demonstrate financial need

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

– Eligibility requirements include completion of at least five courses with a minimum grade point average of 6.00 (B)
– Must demonstrate strength in courses related to dance teaching
– Minimum B average overall
– Must demonstrate financial need


AMPD Pan Faculty Awards & Department Awards are now closed.

Dance Department Fund

Must apply through the SFS website by completing a SFP


Award Value: $660.00
Number of awards to be issued: 4
Award Type: Bursary
Eligibility Criteria:

  • Must demonstrate financial need

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

– Open to full-time and part-time students
– Must demonstrate exceptional talent by demonstrated high grades and consistency in studies
– Must demonstrate financial need


AMPD Pan Faculty Awards & Department Awards are now closed.

The Spedding Memorial Scholarship in Dance

Student must complete a Student Financial Profile to be considered for this award.


Award Value: $800.00
Number of awards to be issued: 1
Award Type: Award
Eligibility Criteria:

  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person
  • 3rd year
  • 4th year

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

– Eligible recipients must be 3rd or 4th year dance students who demonstrate excellence and achievement in studio work or academic studies in world dance.
– Selection eligibility criteria include sound academic standing
– Must be a Canadian


AMPD Pan Faculty Awards & Department Awards are now closed.

Manorama Thakkar Award in Indian Dance


Award Value: $1000.00
Number of awards to be issued: 1
Award Type: Award
Eligibility Criteria:

  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person
  • Must be a resident of Ontario

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

– Recipients must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons
– Must be resident of Ontario
– Must demonstrate financial need


AMPD Pan Faculty Awards & Department Awards are now closed.

Julianna Lau Award in Dance Therapy

Complete the Student Financial Profile and submit an application form. This is a new award and is not visible on the Student Financial Services website. In the application, include a personal statement that outlines how you are contributing to the betterment of society through dance.


Award Value: $950.00
Number of awards to be issued: 2
Award Type: Award
Eligibility Criteria:

  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person
  • Must be a resident of Ontario
  • Graduate Student
  • Undergraduate Student

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

– Open to undergraduate and/ or graduate students studying or conducting research in the area of dance therapy.
– Recipient must have a GPA of 6.00 (B).
– Recipient must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person, and a resident of Ontario
– Must demonstrate financial need as assessed by Student Financial Services through the completion of the Student Financial Profile. Graduate students please see Graduate Dept regarding SFP forms


AMPD Pan Faculty Awards & Department Awards are now closed.