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


Ni’iinlii Njik Renewable Resource Management Bursary: $1,000
Application Deadline: Tuesday, January 31, 2017

This $1000 award is provided by Natural Resources Department, Vuntut Gwitchin Government.
To apply, you must:

  • Be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident
  • Be registered full-time in Yukon College’s Renewable Resource Management program
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Write a letter, describing your goals and career plans, including how the award will further these plans

Documents you need to submit:

NOTE: Order of award priority: 1) citizen of the Vuntut Gwitchin First Nation, 2) citizen of any Yukon First Nation, and 3) any student in the Renewable Resource Management Program