Nicole Lacroix
Enrolment Management Advisor
t: 867-668-8844

Financial Awards

Students are at the heart of Yukon College and are an integral part of Yukon’s future. Our Financial Awards program can help you reach your educational goals. Yukon College and our generous donors understand the value of an education, so we supply a variety of awards to help you support your educational and living costs.

Awards can be based on academic or personal achievement, or financial need, along with other specialized criteria. All applicants must have a minimum GPA of 2.0.

How to apply

Click on each award below to see whether you are eligible to apply and what documents you need to submit.

Whether you are applying for one or many awards, you need to fill out the following two documents only once:

  1. Student Financial Award Application
  2. Student Financial Award Application Waiver

Each award has additional application requirements and additional documents you need to submit. For instance, some require a Budget Sheet and some require a letter or essay. Please read the information carefully, and if you have any questions feel free to contact the Student Services Centre at 867.668.8720.

Applications can be submitted in person at the Student Services Centre, Ayamdigut Campus or to


Dylan Alexis Memorial Bursary: $250
Application Deadline: Friday, September 29, 2017

The Yukon College Student Union has created this $250 bursary in memory of Dylan Alexis, and is available to a Yukon First Nation student in the trades with demonstrated financial need.

Dylan Alexis was a twenty-four year old carpentry student, from Kwanlin Dun First Nation, Crow Clan. When he suddenly passed away, he was also father to a three and a half month old son. Determined to work as a carpenter and learn as much as he could about the trade, he was incredibly excited about starting his new career and he was a meticulous craftsperson.

To apply, you must:

  • Be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident
  • Be a Yukon First Nation student
  • Be registered in any of the Yukon College trade programs
  • Demonstrate financial need.

Documents you need to submit:

NOTE: Priority will be given to someone whose identify and situation is similar to Dylan's.