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


Royal Canadian Legion Ladies’ Auxiliary Elizabeth (Betty) Williams Award: $1,000
Application Deadline: Friday, September 29, 2017

The Royal Canadian Legion Ladies’ Auxiliary has created a $1000 award for a student in Yukon College’s Culinary Arts program.

To apply, you must:

  • Be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident
  • Be registered full-time in the Yukon College Culinary Arts program
  • Have resided in the Yukon for at least two years as of the date of the award application
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Write a letter describing the reasons why you chose the program and your plans in the future. Also indicate whether you or your family is a member of the Royal Canadian Legion or the Ladies Auxiliary of the Royal Canadian Legion.

Documents you need to submit:

NOTE: Preference will be given to applicants who are members of either the Royal Canadian Legion or the Ladies Auxiliary of the Royal Canadian Legion, or their families.