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


Whitehorse Motors Visual Arts Award: $1,000
Application Deadline: Wednesday, January 31, 2018

As part of their commitment to Yukon and Yukoners, Whitehorse Motors would like to provide a $1,000 award to a Yukon student enrolled full-time in a visual arts program at Yukon College.

Whitehorse Motors is the official Ford Dealership serving Whitehorse and area. They are locally owned and operated and are active sponsors and volunteers in the community.

To apply, you must:

  • Be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident
  • Be registered full-time in a Yukon College visual arts or visual arts business program
  • Have resided in the Yukon for a minimum of two years as of the date of award application
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Write an essay (200 words) describing your goals and career plans, and how your program of choice will help you meet these goals

Documents you need to submit:

NOTE: If no eligible Yukon students, other applicants may be considered upon consultation with Whitehorse Motors.