This award is made annually to a Founders College student majoring in History and/or Humanities who has achieved the highest cumulative GPA in the major department and/or division. No student may receive the award more than once. In order to qualify for this award, students must have attained a minimum GPA of 6.0 (B) in their major department and/or division.
Awarded to a Founders College student entering Year 2 of study with the highest grade point average on the completion of 30 credits in their Year 1 of full-time study. The recipient must register in a minimum of 24 credits in Year 2 of study.
This award will provide assistance to an Honours undergraduate Founders College student who has an overall cumulative grade point average of 7.0 at the end of year 3 majoring in either Humanities or Italian Studies. The recipient must be a Canadian citizen and demonstrate financial need
Awarded to a Founders College student with the highest cumulative grade point average on the completion of 10 courses (at least 60 credits) in the preceding two academic years. Students must be registering in five courses (30 credits) the following September.
This award will be awarded to students affiliated with Founders College, as it currently exists, who are Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons, and residents of Ontario, who demonstrate financial need. Preference will be given to a continuing student with a minimum of 24 credits who has a GPA of 6.0 (B), and/or who has demonstrated commitment to the Founders College community.
A bursary, established to honour the memory of Mrs. Lola Hayman, is awarded annually to a Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies student who has been a member of Founders College for at least one year. The award will be given to a student who has demonstrated a high level of commitment to the college, has a cumulative GPA of 6.0 (B) and demonstrates financial need.
Please visit the Student Financial Services website for application instructions.
Awards Offered by Founders College Student Council
Given to one or two students in recognition of outstanding contribution to Founders College life.
Given to two first year students based on outstanding contribution to Founders College life.
Presented to a graduating student for their participation and commitment to Founders College in their undergraduate years.
Awarded for an Outstanding Contribution to the Founders College Community by a Founders College Alumni.
Awarded for an Outstanding Contribution to the York University Community by a Founders College Student.
Awarded to two students in recognition of participation and excellence in intramural sport.
Awarded to two first-year students in recognition of participation and excellence in intramural sport.
Awarded to a graduating student in recognition of participation and excellence in intramural sport throughout their undergraduate career.
Presented to one or two clubs within Founders College for their outstanding contribution to Founders College life.
Please inquire with FCSC for a nomination package in February of 2020 to nominate student(s) you feel best fit these awards! Packages can be picked up in FC 121A. Awards are presented at our annual end of year FORMAL in March 2020!