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Faculty of Graduate Studies

The Esther Kohl Vale Graduate Award in Social Work

Award level:  Master's
Award value: $9,000
Renewable: All awards are non-renewable.
Domestic/VISA: Canadian citizens, permanent residents and/or protected persons who are residents of Ontario are eligible.
Number of awards: Up to 3 awards.*
Eligible area of study: (a) Social Work
Selection criteria: (a) Master's student in School of Social Work; (b) Be recognized as a "mature student" as outlined by York University's guidelines; (c) Financial need.
Application / nomination package: (a) Statement of research; (b) CV; (c) Student Financial Profile; (d) Letter of nomination (supplied by the graduate program director).**
Process: The admissions committee in the graduate program is encouraged to review all admissions applications to the program for eligible students to receive this scholarship. Programs are encouraged to use this significant scholarship to help persuade top applicants to accept an offer of admission to join York University. Programs will identify potential nominees and request the documentation noted above. Note: students cannot apply directly to FGS. They must be nominated by their Graduate Program.
FGS deadline: The Graduate Programs can nominate a maximum of three files to FGS. The program nomination, with complete documentation, is due to Sandra Yiu in the Office of the Dean, Graduate Studies on April 1.
For more information:
Contact: Graduate Program in Social Work or
Notes: * Subject to change



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