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Scholarship and Awards

The Department of Criminology offers full time students a number of awards each academic year. Detailed criteria, guidelines, and application forms may be found on the Current Students Scholarship/Awards page.

Scholarships & Awards

Second Chance Award

Awarded to one undergraduate student in the School upon their entrance into the program; or must be a student in good standing currently in the program; must demonstrate a commitment to overcome personal, social, and/or economic disadvantage.

Deadline September 30

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Harriet Stairs Award 
Up to $950

Officially enrolled in the Social Work or Criminology undergraduate degree program; entering second, third or fourth year; be enrolled in 3 units or higher per term; officially registered with the Access Centre; must be an Ontario resident; minimum CGPA 3.00; clear academic standing; demonstrate financial need.

Deadline September 30

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Zonta Award in Memory of Marlene Simmonds
Up to $3500

Awarded to one female, undergraduate student in the School upon completion of third year of full-time study; must demonstrate an interest in the area of improving the social, economic and legal status of women.

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Student Engagement Grant
Up to $500

The purpose of this grant is to support extra-curricular activities of Criminology students and to help facilitate their greater involvement in a wide range of criminal justice-related activities in Toronto, in Canada, and internationally. Grants are given to support planning, organizing, and implementing projects as well as for attending and/or presenting at conferences and other activities. Student Engagement Grants have a maximum of $500 per application per year.

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