Nalini and Tim Stewart Arts Awards (Theatre)

Undergraduate & Graduate students apply through the ampd.yorku.ca/scholarship website and completing the Student Financial Profile.


Award Value: $1000
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:

– Special consideration will be given to student’s whose projects include work in photography or theatre performance studies. (This award is cross-listed under the Visual Arts & Art History list of Awards with separate funds available)
– Annually one award will be available to an undergraduate student and another to a graduate student
– Recipients of these awards must be Canadian Citizens, permanent residents or protected persons
– Must be Ontario residents
– Must demonstrate financial need


AMPD Pan Faculty Awards & Department Awards are now closed.

Elizabeth Szathmary Theatre Scholarships

Complete SFP to determine residency and apply to scholarship.


Award Value: $2100.00
Number of awards to be issued: 6
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
  • Undergraduate Student
  • 3rd year
  • 4th year

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

– The Elizabeth Szathmary Scholarships will be given annually to four (4) full-time undergraduate students in the Department of Theatre
– Student must have completed two years of study as Theatre majors.
– Each recipient will have attained a minimum overall grade point average of 7.50.
– Recipients must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons
– Must be residents of Ontario
– Must demonstrate financial need
– A student can only receive this scholarship once


AMPD Pan Faculty Awards & Department Awards are now closed.

John M. Tait Award

Complete SFP and apply to award.


Award Value: $800.00
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

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

– Recognizes exceptional promise/achievement in Theatre production.
– Available to Theatre majors concentrating in production.
– Recipients must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons
– Must be residents of Ontario and demonstrate financial need.


AMPD Pan Faculty Awards & Department Awards are now closed.

Fitzhenry-Weatherhead Theatre Award

Must complete SFP and apply to award.


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 in recognition of excellence and achievement in academic studies or creative work in Theatre to a Year 3 or 4 Theatre major enrolled in any of York’s Theatre programs.
– Selection/eligibility criteria include completion of at least 48 academic credits, and sound academic standing (minimum 6.00 (B) average).
– Recipients must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons
– Residents of Ontario and demonstrate financial need.
– Both part-time and full-time students are encouraged to apply.


AMPD Pan Faculty Awards & Department Awards are now closed.

Herman Geiger-Torel Memorial Prize

Student to Apply to award.  SFP is not required to be eligible for this award.

 


Award Value: $500.00
Number of awards to be issued: 2
Award Type: Award
Eligibility Criteria:

  • Undergraduate Student
  • 4th year

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

– Awarded annually to an outstanding graduating undergraduate student in the design area of the Department of Theatre.
– The prize is awarded for excellence in achievement in theatrical design studies


AMPD Pan Faculty Awards & Department Awards are now closed.

The Mac Shoub Scholarship

Must complete SFP and apply to award.


Award Value: $1300.00
Number of awards to be issued: 1
Award Type: Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria:

  • 4th year

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

– The Mac Shoub Scholarship is given in recognition of exceptional talent and achievement in acting to a theatre major entering Year 4 studies in the acting stream.
– A Student Financial Profile application is not required to be eligible for this award.


AMPD Pan Faculty Awards & Department Awards are now closed.

York Independent Theatre Management

Nomination by Theatre Department.


Award Value: $400
Number of awards to be issued: 1
Award Type: Award
Eligibility Criteria:

  • Undergraduate Student

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

– Awarded to a student who, during the academic year, has displayed outstanding ability in the arts management field.
– Nominees must have high academic standing and proven ability as a coordinator in the mounting of a performance production or exhibition related activity.


AMPD Pan Faculty Awards & Department Awards are now closed.

Jean Gascon Award in Acting

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


Award Value: $500.00
Number of awards to be issued: 5
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:

– Open to a 3rd or 4th year Theatre major enrolled in the Acting stream
– Must demonstrate outstanding creativity and originality
– Ability to work in a wide variety of theatrical forms, as demonstrated in studio work and public performance
– Must demonstrate financial need
– OSOTF: Residency information required.
– Canadian citizen or permanent resident or protected person, and Ontario resident as per OSAP criteria


AMPD Pan Faculty Awards & Department Awards are now closed.

Kenneth Ford Memorial Award

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


Award Value: $400.00
Number of awards to be issued: 3
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:

– Open to a student who has completed their 2nd year in Theatre production
– Must demonstrate ability and talent, display strong determination, tenacity, and stamina for career in Theatre production
– Must show a demonstrated ability to respond to challenges
– Must demonstrate satisfactory academic achievement
– Must demonstrate financial need
– OSOTF: Residency information required.
– Canadian citizen or permanent resident or protected person, and Ontario resident as per OSAP criteria


AMPD Pan Faculty Awards & Department Awards are now closed.

Theatre Department Bursary

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


Award Value: $800.00
Number of awards to be issued: 4
Award Type: Bursary
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:

– Must demonstrate financial need
– OSOTF: Residency information required
– Canadian citizen or permanent resident or protected person, and Ontario resident as per OSAP criteria


AMPD Pan Faculty Awards & Department Awards are now closed.