Peter MacKendrick Memorial Award

Complete a Student Financial Profile to demonstrate Financial Need. Students must submit a cover letter and portfolio to the Visual Arts & Art History Department by October 15th, 2020.


Award Value: $1250.00
Number of awards to be issued: 1
Award Type: Award
Eligibility Criteria:

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

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

– Awarded to a 3rd or 4th year undergraduate student with a minimum OGPA of 7.00 majoring in Visual Arts. A portfolio of work to be reviewed along with a cover letter outlining their aspirations of future work.
– Must be an Ontario resident, Canadian citizen or protected persons


The Konopny-Fischtein Family Award

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:

– The Konopny-Fischtein Family Award is given in recognition of academic excellence, with particular emphasis on achievement in the studies area,
– Eligibility offered to Year 3 or 4 Visual Arts student enrolled in the BA stream.
– Demonstrates financial need
– Canadian citizenship, permanent resident, protected person status and Ontario residency.


Ferdous Akhter Memorial Bursary

SFP required to determine financial need.


Award Value: $600.00
Number of awards to be issued: 2
Award Type: Bursary
Eligibility Criteria:

  • Must demonstrate financial need

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

– Awarded to a female student demonstrating excellence/promise in their studio work
– Must demonstrate financial need.


Department of Visual Arts Award

The Department of Visual Arts Award is given annually to a visual arts student with a strong academic record.


Award Value: $1000.00
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:


Anne Lazare-Mirvish Award

Must apply by completing a Student Financial Profile available on the SFS website and applying to the award.


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

  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Must be a resident of Ontario
  • Undergraduate Student

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

– Awarded to a current undergraduate student majoring in Visual Arts
– Must have completed a minimum of 24 credits and is taking at least one sculpture course.
– 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.


The Ken Carpenter Award

Must apply.  Must complete a Student Financial Profile through the Student Financial Services Website.


Award Value: $750.00
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:

– Must be a Visual Arts or Art History major who is enrolled in at least one half course in Art History at the 3000 level. BFA and BA students may apply who meet the criteria.
– OSOTF: Must be Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person and resident of Ontario
– Must demonstrate financial need


The Louis Odette Sculpture Award

Must complete a SFP and apply to Award.


Award Value: $1000
Number of awards to be issued: 7
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:

– Given annually in recognition of promise and achievement in sculpture.
– Visual Arts majors who have completed at least one half course in sculpture are eligible to apply
– Selection/eligibility criteria include sound academic standing.
– Recipients must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons, residents of Ontario and demonstrate financial need.


L.L. Odette Sculpture Scholarship

Application not required.  Department will nominate recipient.


Award Value: $600
Number of awards to be issued: 2
Award Type: Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria:

  • 4th year

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

– An annual scholarship will be awarded to a Year 4 student in the Department of Visual Arts.
– The prime consideration for the award is merit in sculpture.
– A secondary factor is overall academic standing.


K.Hayano Printmaking Award

Must complete student financial profile.


Award Value: $1250
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:

– Awarded to a Visual Arts Major who has demonstrated excellence in printmaking, is currently enrolled in a printmaking course, and will be returning to continue studies in the fall.
– Recipients must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person
– Must be resident of Ontario
– Must demonstrate financial need


Harry W. W. Rowe Arts of the Americas Bursaries

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


Award Value: $1000.00
Number of awards to be issued: 6
Award Type: Bursary
Eligibility Criteria:

  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • 3rd year
  • 4th year

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

– Open to 3rd or 4th year Visual Arts and Fine Arts Cultural Studies majors only
– Both full-time and part-time students are eligible
– Must demonstrate financial need
– Must demonstrate a strong interest in, and commitment to, the study of Art History, Art Criticism and/or visual cultures of South, Central and/or North America