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Donald Biback and Family Entrance Scholarship

Donald Biback and Family Entrance Scholarship

Value: Varies* The value and number of award(s) in any given year will depend on the rate of distribution from the endowment fund, and the number of recipients selected
Deadline: February 1
Number of Awards: 1

Eligibility

  • The Donald Biback and Family Entrance Scholarship will be awarded annually to students entering the MES Planning Program in the Faculty of Environmental Studies at York University. To be eligible students must be entering their first year of the MES Planning program and demonstrate academic excellence (minimum average of A). This award was established by Donald Biback, alumni of the MES Planning Program and  and his family. Donald is a graduate of the MES Planning Program and recognizes the importance of giving back and helping students further their careers.

Criteria

  • Consideration will be given to all incoming applicants to the MES Planning Program in the Faculty of Environmental Studies at York University who demonstrate academic excellence (minimum average of A) and whose research will be associated with Planning.

  • Applications must include: Students should submit a one page statement of research with their application package that demonstrates alignment of their proposed program and research with the Planning Program and also an updated CV.

  • Submit complete applications to:
    Student and Alumni Resource Centre
    Faculty of Environmental Studies
    York University
    Room 133 HNES Building

Selection Process

  • The MES admissions committees of the Faculty of Environmental Studies will select the recipient during the admission process in April and notify OSAS, Student Resource Assistant. The Student Resource Assistant will then send a request to Student Financial Services to post the funds to the student's account once the student's registration has been confirmed.