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Mamdouh and Susan Shoukri Graduate Award

Mamdouh and Susan Shoukri Graduate Award


The Mamdouh and Susan Shoukri Graduate Award will be awarded to a full-time graduate student who demonstrates outstanding academic merit, with additional consideration for extra-curricular involvement and leadership characteristics. Applicants must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons, be Ontario residents*, and demonstrate financial need.

The Awards Committee at Graduate Studies will adjudicate and inform the successful recipient(s).

Value and Duration

  • Up to two awards of up to $10000

Note: This award is comprised of matching funds. If you are expecting to receive the York Graduate Fellowship, this award will impact your Fellowship amount. Please visit Matching Funds to learn more.


  • Permanent residents or Canadian citizens;
  • Current full-time graduate student (Must be registered in the upcoming academic year);
  • Must have a minimum GPA of B;
  • Must demonstrate financial need.


  • Student deadline: February 28
  • Graduate program deadline (if applicable): March 15

Award Period (when the award will be paid)

  • Upcoming academic year

How to Apply

Students must complete the Award Submission Portal with the following information:

  • The applicant's statement section should outline how the student's experience and current research are aligned with the scope of the award; and
  • Upload required material(s), merged into one PDF file, 1) an up-to-date CV, and 2) a copy of transcript for the most two recent years of study (an unofficial transcript or records from student account are acceptable)

Also separately,


  • If you require further assistance, please contact our Scholarship & Awards Coordinator by visiting our FGS Staff Directory.