The David Scadding Scholarship in Typography

Complete SFP through Student Financial Services


Award Value: $1500.00
Number of awards to be issued: 3
Award Type: Scholarship
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:

– Recognizes outstanding achievement in typography and is given to an undergraduate BDes student who has successfully completed a minimum of 84 credits.
– Must have top academic performance in typography courses as indicated in his/her academic record of all applicants to the scholarship.
– Must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person
– Must be an Ontario resident
– Must demonstrate financial need



The Konrad Group Digital Innovation Scholarship

Awarded to a 3rd or 4th year undergraduate student enrolled in the Bachelor of Design program.

Applicants are required to submit one reference letters and a short introduction of themselves, maximum 200 words, in which they explain why they’re passionate about Design and a career in the digital field. All required documents must be submitted to artaward@yorku.ca with name of Scholarship and “Reference Letter” with their student reference number in the subject line later than October 15, 2020.


Award Value: $2000.00
Number of awards to be issued: 1
Award Type: Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria:
  • Undergraduate Student
  • 3rd year
  • 4th year

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

– Awarded to an undergraduate student in 3rd or 4th year in the year they are applying
– Applicants must demonstrate academic excellence by having a minimum GPA of 7.5.
– Preference will be given to students who demonstrate creativity and innovation with respect to intersection of the fields of design and technology.



Diti Katona, John Pylypczak Award

Must apply and complete SFP


Award Value: $700.00
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
  • 3rd year
  • 4th year

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

– Given to a Year 3 or 4 Design student for excellence in Design practicum courses.
– Recipients must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons,
– Residents of Ontario
– Demonstrate financial need.



Design Department Alumni Award

Must complete a Student Financial Profile and apply to award.


Award Value: $500.00
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
  • 3rd year

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

– Awarded to a Year 3 Design Major
– Strong academic record
– Must demonstrate financial need.
– The recipient must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person, an Ontario resident



Donald Newgren Scholarship

Students are invited to apply through SFS and complete a SFP.


Award Value: $1500.00
Number of awards to be issued: 3
Award Type: Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria:
  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person
  • Graduate Student
  • Undergraduate Student

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

– Awarded in recognition of outstanding achievement in Design practicum courses
– Successfully completed a minimum of 84 credits or
– An MDES student who has completed 21 credits.
– Must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person
– Ontario resident and demonstrate financial need.



Andrew Tomcik Scholarship

Complete SFP through Student Financial Services


Award Value: $650.00
Number of awards to be issued: 1
Award Type: Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria:
  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person
  • Must be a resident of Ontario
  • 3rd year

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

– Open to 3rd-year Design majors
– Successfully completed minimum of 54 credits and maximum of 83 credits
– Must have top academic performance in design studies courses as indicated in his/her academic record of all applicants to the scholarship.
– Must be a Canadian Citizen, permanent resident or protected person.
– Must be an Ontario resident and demonstrate financial need