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YCAR Language Award


The YCAR Language Award will be given to graduate students enrolled at York University and registered for the Graduate Diploma in Asian Studies (GDAS) administered by the York Centre for Asian Research (YCAR). Awards valued at up to $2,000 each to reimburse costs directly related to language study are available. Receipts will be required before related language training expenses are reimbursed. The award is open to Canadian and international students who are enrolled in GDAS at York, have a grade point average of at least B+, and have demonstrated a need to learn a specific Asian language to appreciate and better understand the context and perspectives relating to their area of research study.

How to Apply

Applications are to be submitted to the York Centre for Asian Research. Visit here for more details.


  • York Centre for Asian Research
    8th floor Kaneff Tower
    Phone: 416-736-5821