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


Yukon College Board of Governors’ Scholarship: $1000
Application Deadline: Friday, September 29, 2017

The Yukon College Board of Governors has created a $1000 award. As representatives from both the College and community, their role is to set and govern the College's vision, mission and strategic plan. The Board is empowered by the Yukon College Act. For more information on the Board, see

To apply, you must:

  • Be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident
  • Be registered full-time in second-year studies at Yukon College
  • Have a GPA of 3.0 or higher in the last academic year
  • Not have received the scholarship in the last five years
  • Write a paragraph (100 words) describing how your program aligns with your career goals

Documents you need to submit:

NOTE: The applicant with the highest GPA will receive the award