Nicole Lacroix
Enrolment Management Advisor
t: 867-668-8844

Financial Awards

Students are at the heart of Yukon College and are an integral part of Yukon’s future. Our Financial Awards program can help you reach your educational goals. Yukon College and our generous donors understand the value of an education, so we supply a variety of awards to help you support your educational and living costs.

Awards can be based on academic or personal achievement, or financial need, along with other specialized criteria. All applicants must have a minimum GPA of 2.0.

How to apply

Click on each award below to see whether you are eligible to apply and what documents you need to submit.

Whether you are applying for one or many awards, you need to fill out the following two documents only once:

  1. Student Financial Award Application
  2. Student Financial Award Application Waiver

Each award has additional application requirements and additional documents you need to submit. For instance, some require a Budget Sheet and some require a letter or essay. Please read the information carefully, and if you have any questions feel free to contact the Student Services Centre at 867.668.8720.

Applications can be submitted in person at the Student Services Centre, Ayamdigut Campus or to


EDI Down to Earth Biology Award: $1,000
Application Deadline: Friday, September 29, 2017

EDI would like to provide a $1,000 award to a second year Yukon College student in the Renewable Resources diploma or Northern Environmental and Conservation Sciences degree program.

EDI Environmental Dynamics Inc. focuses on living things and where they live. A consulting company with over two decades of experience, EDI offices can be found in seven locations in western and northern Canada. In the Yukon, EDI has worked for developers, First Nations and governments and has developed a reputation for providing practical advice and effective results.

To apply, you must:

  • Be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident
  • Be registered full time in: second year of Renewable Resources Management diploma OR year 3 or 4 of Northern Environmental And Conservation Sciences degree
  • Have a GPA of 3.0 (B) or higher
  • Write an essay (500 words) on The Role of Environmental Consultants in in the Yukon. EDI’s website is a good starting place for your research.

Documents you need to submit: