Additional Awards

Additional Awards

The following awards are not administered through the Summer Abroad office, and are all contingent on adequate funding. Please check with the relevant offices for further information.

International Experience (IE) Awards+

Students participating in a Summer Abroad program who are able to demonstrate financial need may be eligible for funding through the IE Award+. You are encouraged to complete the 2022-2023 IE Award+ application, administered through the Centre for International Experience.

  • The IE Awards+ is open to domestic as well as international students who are participating in Summer Abroad programs.
  • It aims to support students in financial need with a contribution toward their return flight and some living costs. 
  • IE Awards+ are limited to a maximum of $8000 over two years. 

Learn More: Apply for the IE Awards+. Students who apply for the IE Award+ by March 25, 2022 may receive an assessment amount from CIE by April 15th. 

Funding through your College, Faculty or Division

Each College or faculty at U of T offers both non-repayable need-based financial aid awards that may be used to cover some of your Summer Abroad costs. Contact your College or Faculty to learn about additional funding opportunities available to you.

Dr. David Chu Scholarship in Asia-Pacific Studies

This award is given to undergraduate Arts & Science students who are pursuing study or research related to the Asia-Pacific region, based on demonstrated financial need and academic merit. Applications must be submitted directly to Arts & Science by March 15. Further information is available from the Arts & Science scholarships website.

  • China (Hong Kong), China (Shanghai & Beijing), China (Beijing & Tianjin), China (Peking University): various award numbers and amounts

Italian Scholastic Awards

These awards are available for University of Toronto Arts & Science students (St. George campus only) taking ITA358/359 credits in Siena. All students registered in an ITA course in Siena will automatically be considered for these awards by the Department of Italian Studies. Decisions will be based on academic merit only. (Associazione Nazionale Alpini (Sezione di Toronto) and Buchanan Scholarships)

  • Italy: variable

Walter and Mary Tuohy Award

This award is given to undergraduate Arts & Science students based on demonstrated financial need and academic merit. Applications must be submitted directly to Arts & Science by March 15. Further information is available from the Arts & Science scholarships website.

  • All Summer Abroad programs: various award numbers and amounts

Milton A. Buchanan Scholarship in Spanish and Portuguese

  • Spain & Portugal: variable