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Dr. David Chu Scholarships in Asia Pacific Studies

Dr. David Chu Scholarships in Asia Pacific Studies

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Must be an undergraduate or graduate student in the Faculty of Arts and Science who is pursuing study or research related to the Asia Pacific region (east and southeast Asia).
  • Financial need will be considered. Undergraduate students must demonstrate financial need by qualifying for OSAP for the fall-winter sessions in which the application is made. Graduate students must demonstrate financial need by qualifying for OSAP or by submitting a Financial Needs Assessment Form for the fall-winter sessions in which the application is made.
  • Please note: international students are not eligible

Value:

  • The value and total number of individual awards will be determined annually by the committee.
  • Travel awards are paid at the time of travel after students have completed a Safety Abroad Workshop and registered with the Safety Abroad Office (this can take up to one month)
  • Non-travel awards are paid after re-registration in the next fall session at the University of Toronto.

Applications:

Applications are composed of 6 parts that must be submitted together. Please ensure applications are complete upon submission. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Application Summary Form

  1. Application Summary Form
  2. One-page statement outlining the student's program of study and/or research interests.
  3. Curriculum vitae.
  4. Detailed breakdown of estimated costs (travel awards only).
  5. One-page letter of support from a University of Toronto faculty member (must be submitted in a sealed envelope with the application).
  6. Copy of the applicant's OSAP assessment (undergraduate/graduate students) or a Financial Needs Assessment Form (graduate students).

    Submit applications to:
    Faculty of Arts and Science Student Awards Committee
    c/o Office of the Faculty Registrar
    100 St. George Street, Room 1006
    Toronto, Ontario, M5S 3G3
Contact: undergrad.awards@artsci.utoronto.ca

Deadline: March 15, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. – Late submissions will not be accepted.

Applicants will be notified of the decision by mail by end of April.