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


JDS Energy and Mining Inc. Scholarship: $1,000
Application Deadline: Wednesday, January 31, 2018

JDS would like to invest in Yukon's next generation by making a $1,000 bursary available to a student enrolled in the Centre for Northern Innovation in Mining, who has the intent on entering the mining industry and/or entering the field of mining engineering.

JDS Energy and Mining Inc. creates value for clients, with an entrepreneurial approach to business where every project is treated as their own. With ongoing projects within the territory, JDS has built a strong reputation in the industry for fit-for-purpose design as well as leadership in developing mining projects around the world.

To apply, you must:

  • Be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident
  • Be registered full-time in a Yukon College trades program
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Write a brief letter outlining why you have chosen this program and your future goals

Documents you need to submit: