Dr. Sinnathurai Vijayakumar Scholarship

Dr. Sinnathurai Vijayakumar Scholarship

To be awarded to an undergraduate student based on financial need. Preference given to students studying Tamil studies at U of T or students who are active in Tamil communities.

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Recipient must:

  • be a Canadian citizen/permanent resident and resident of Ontario;
  • be studying Tamil studies at UofT or students who are active in Tamil Communities;
  • demonstrate both academic achievement and financial need.

Award Type: Current students Grant

Action: Application Required

Availability: Domestic Students International Students

Level of Study: Undergraduate

Deadline to Apply: 01-Feb-24 at 5:00pm EST

Value/Amount: Varies

How to Apply:

  • New for Fall 2023 / Winter 2024: All in-course awards will be awarded in the Winter term. The application will close on Thursday February 1, 2024 at 5 p.m.  Only one application is required. You may apply for multiple awards on one U of T Student Award Application Form. Please be sure to check the award criteria before selecting the award. Applications will open on Tuesday September 5, 2023.

Notification of decision:

  • Award recipients will receive an award letter by email from the University Registrar’s Office, usually one month after the application deadline.
  • The award letter will include information on the award payment and should be kept for future reference.