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Student Awards

The students at the Ted Rogers School of Management at Ryerson University continue to inspire staff and faculty with their drive to create, innovate and succeed. To recognize student excellence, the Ted Rogers School and Ryerson offer many awards and scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students. Students are eligible at several levels: faculty-wide, program-specific and university-wide scholarships and awards.

During the 2019/2020 school year, $20 million in continuing education, undergraduate and select university-wide graduate awards were administered to over 20,000 students!

Please note: Starting December 2021, we will be accepting applications for the 2022-2023 Entrance Awards on AwardSpring.

AwardSpring

AwardSpring enables you to view and apply for all awards available at Ryerson in one convenient spot. Using your Ryerson email, simply log into the system at ryerson.awardspring.ca, external link, opens in new window and create a single application to be considered for all awards for which you are eligible.

The Jon and Nancy Love Entrance Award

  • One (1) recipient
  • Up to 90% the cost of tuition (renewable for up to three years)
  • Deadline to apply: May 31, 2022

Available to an incoming full-time undergraduate student commencing their first year at Ted Rogers School of Management. 

In addition to demonstrating financial need and good academic standing, applicants will need to submit letters of support, a resume and a personal letter on why they are the ideal candidate as it relates to the values and mission of the Ted Rogers School. Additional criteria can be found on AwardSpring. 

Preference is given to Pathways to Education applicants. The award is renewable on an annual basis for up to three years if the recipient meets the renewal criteria.

Renewable Award Criteria

The award will be renewed for up to three (3) additional years if each year the student:

  • Is enrolled in four (4) or more courses (one course equals one billing unit) in each of the fall and winter terms. 
    *A WKT term in either fall or winter term is considered equivalent to a full-time workload (four (4) or more courses).
  • Has a clear academic standing.

Ted Rogers School of Management Renewable Undergraduate Entrance Awards

  • Multiple recipients
  • Up to $40,000 each (total value)
  • Up to $10,000 each (annual amount) (renewable)
  • Deadline to apply: May 31, 2022

Available to students entering their first year of the Business Management, Hospitality and Tourism Management, Information Technology Management, Retail Management, or School of Accounting and Finance programs.

Applicants will need a minimum 85% final average based on their best six Grade 12 U or M courses or equivalent, demonstrate financial need and submit letters of support outlining their community involvement and/or leadership in extracurricular activities. Additional criteria can be found on AwardSpring.

The award is renewable on an annual basis for up to three years if the recipient meets the renewal criteria.

Renewable Award Criteria 

The award will be renewed for up to three additional years if the student:

  • Remains in their original program of study.
  • Is enrolled in 4 or more billing units in each of the fall and winter terms.
    *A WKT term in either fall or winter term is considered equivalent to a full-time workload (four (4) or more courses).
  • Has a minimum CGPA of 3.00 or better, no failing grades and clear academic standing.
  • Submits an updated budget each year demonstrating unmet financial need.

If any student fails to meet the requirements for renewal in the upper years of their program, the award will be made available to another student, within the same year of study, who meets the criteria.

Ted Rogers School of Management Undergraduate Entrance Awards

  • Multiple recipients
  • Up to $10,000 each (entrance only, non-renewable)
  • Deadline to apply: May 31, 2022

Available to students entering their first year of the Business Management, Hospitality and Tourism Management, Information Technology Management, Retail Management, or School of Accounting and Finance programs.

Applicants will need a minimum 85% final average based on their best six Grade 12 U or M courses or equivalent, submit letters of support outlining their community involvement and/or leadership in extracurricular activities and a cover letter on why they are the ideal candidate. Additional criteria can be found on AwardSpring.

Academic Merit is the main criteria for this award.  

Ted Rogers School of Management Undergraduate Entrance Scholarships

  • Multiple recipients
  • Up to $10,000 each (entrance only, non-renewable)
  • Deadline to apply: May 31, 2022

Available to students entering their first year of the Business Management, Hospitality and Tourism Management, Information Technology Management, Retail Management, or School of Accounting and Finance programs.

Applicants will need a minimum 85% final average based on their best six Grade 12 U or M courses or equivalent, demonstrate financial need and submit letters of support outlining their community involvement and/or leadership in extracurricular activities. Additional criteria can be found on AwardSpring.

Ted Rogers School of Management Business Leadership Award

  • Application Deadline: October 4, 2021

This award recognizes the academic achievement and exceptional leadership of a full-time undergraduate student enrolled in a Bachelor of Commerce degree. The award is available to students entering their second, third or fourth year of the full-time undergraduate Bachelor of Commerce degree.

 

The TRSM Anti-Black Racism Awareness Bursary

  • Three (3) recipients
  • $10,000 each (entrance only, non-renewable)
  • Applications open in August 2022

The TRSM Anti-Black Racism Awareness Bursary provides financial support to entering first year students in any Ted Rogers School of Management undergraduate degree program who self-identify as Black. The bursary seeks to partially redress the historical inequities in access to post-secondary education in Canada experienced by Black students, and in particular those who reside in our underprivileged, high-risk, communities within the Greater Toronto Area.

In addition to demonstrating financial need, applicants must complete a declaration that they self-identify as Black, submit letters of support and provide a 500-word written statement. The written statement should reflect on the student’s experience as a Black high school student, including the challenges faced, steps taken to overcome those challenges and how the bursary is expected to contribute to completion of the student’s post-secondary education. It should also provide information on any paid or volunteer work done in the Black community.  

There are a number of award and scholarship opportunities offered at the program level. Please visit the sites listed below to find out more details about additional award and scholarship opportunities. 

Ted Rogers School Entrance Scholarship & Awards

Thanks to a $15 million donation from Ted and Loretta Rogers, each year the Ted Rogers School of Management issues a total of 24 Graduate Entrance Scholarships and Awards worth up to $20,000 each.

Ted Rogers School Graduate Entrance Scholarship

The criteria for a Ted Rogers Graduate Entrance Scholarship is based solely on demonstrated academic excellence. This scholarship is open to full-time and part-time domestic applicants and full-time international applicants. Please indicate your interest in being considered for this scholarship when applying to the program on your application form. Scholarships are worth up to $20,000 each for full-time and up to $5,000 each for part-time candidates.

 Ted Rogers School Graduate Entrance Award

The criteria for a Ted Rogers Graduate Entrance Award include academic excellence, extracurricular/community involvement, and financial need. Successful applicants (domestic students only) to the program will receive an application from the administrator before the start of the studies.

 Indigenous Graduate Student Awards

The Indigenous Graduate Student Awards are a suite of awards and bursaries established by the Yeates School of Graduate Studies (YSGS) to support Indigenous students in pursuing graduate education at Ryerson.  

Ted Rogers MBA Black Graduate Leadership Awards

The Ted Rogers MBA Black Graduate Leadership award has been developed to support domestic full-time or flex full-time Black graduate students pursuing their studies at the Ted Rogers School of Management.

These awards recognize demonstrated leadership and community involvement, and alleviate some of the financial burden associated with graduate education.

Application Deadline:

First Consideration - February 18, 2022

Applications for this award will be reviewed on an ongoing basis past the first consideration deadline based on funding availability.   

Value and Duration:

The expendable funds will provide up to three (3) $10,000 awards annually commencing in the 2022-2023 academic year. Funding for the award will be made available to eligible students in the Fall/Winter terms.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Candidates who are Canadian citizens, landed immigrants/permanent residents or protected persons who have been issued a Protected Persons Status Document (PPSD) and have been accepted to the Ted Rogers MBA Full-Time or Flex Full-Time MBA Program.
  • Candidates who self-identify as Black.

Weighted Criteria:

  • Provide a 500-word statement outlining leadership and community involvement
  • Complete a budget form demonstrating financial need
  • Sign-off on declaration

How to apply:

  1. Once a student has been accepted into the MBA program, they need to complete the PDF filePDF fileTed Rogers MBA Black Graduate Leadership Awards form, opens in new window which includes their 500-word statement, budget form and declaration.
  2. Students would then scan and send this form to mba@ryerson.ca using the subject line “Ted Rogers MBA Black Graduate Leadership Award” by the February 18, 2022 first consideration date. Award applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis past the first consideration deadline based on funding availability.

Any questions about this award can be directed to mba@ryerson.ca.

 Dean's List

The Dean's List recognizes our undergraduate students' exceptional academic achievement for the Fall and Winter semesters within an academic year.