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Biomedical Undergraduate Scholarships & Awards

A biomedical engineering student works on a laptop in an open work space in the engineering building.

Each year, Ryerson University and the Faculty of Engineering and Architectural Science (FEAS) offer numerous entrance scholarships to incoming students who are accepted into an engineering program. The university and the Department of Electrical, Computer, and Biomedical Engineering also offer awards for students who continue studies in their respective programs after first year. There are unique eligibility criteria for each of the entrance scholarships and awards available to current students. More information on this can be found below.

$100K+ in entrance scholarships for future Ryerson students

14+ department awards and scholarships for current students

$9K+ in biomedical awards and scholarships for current students

Visit Ryerson’s Scholarships and Awards page for a comprehensive listing of all entrance scholarships available to students who are accepted into a program at the university. Visit FEAS’s Entrance Scholarships page for more information and application forms for entrance scholarships specific to students who are accepted into an engineering program.

To be considered for the awards and scholarships in the table below, visit the university’s scholarships and awards platform, external link, log in with your Ryerson account credentials, and enter the necessary application information. You’ll be automatically matched with all scholarships and awards relevant to you and for which you’re eligible, and there is no additional application required. The department will contact you if you’re selected for any of these.

Scholarship/Award Name Description/Eligibility Criteria
David Platnick Memorial Award Selected based on recommendation by the thesis committee, this award recognizes a student who demonstrates excellence in their fourth-year thesis project.
Gordon and Agnes (Twambley) Brash Award Students who are eligible for a grant or loan from the Ontario Student Assistance Program and have a GPA of 3.50 or higher will be considered for one of five awards, as determined by their program and year of study: one first-year student in computer, electrical or biomedical engineering; one second-year student in computer, electrical or biomedical engineering; and one third-year student from each program of the Department of Electrical, Computer, and Biomedical Engineering.