Scholarships & Awards

Awards and Scholarships

MMPA Admission Scholarships

Scholarships of $10,000 or $5,000 are available to Canadian citizens and permanent residents applying to either the Two Year MMPA or One Year MMPA. Admission scholarships are awarded based on academic merit and, providing all criteria are met, may be combined with PwC Canada Fellowship, meaning qualified applicants may be awarded up to $15,000.

Scholarship funds are dispersed once a student has registered and met all admission criteria. Scholarships are limited and awarded on a first-come, first-served basis.

Applicants who are Canadian citizens or permanent residents and meet the following criteria are eligible to receive an MMPA admission scholarship:

  • Tier 1 - $10,000
    • Requirement: A grade average or higher in final year of study
  • Tier 2 - $5,000
    • Requirement: A- grade average or higher achieved in final year of study


MMPA Entrance Scholarships

A limited number of entrance scholarships are awarded to select applicants who are deemed to have the strongest overall combination of academic standing and GMAT scores upon admission to the MMPA program. Applicants are notified of their eligibility for the scholarship upon their admission to the program.

  • Entrance scholarship value: $5,000
  • Requirements: A- grade average or higher in final year of bachelor's degree with a GMAT score above 720 or have recieved a GMAT waiver

**The number of scholarships awarded each year depends upon the availability of scholarship funds.**


PwC Canada Fellowships

PwC Canada Fellowships in the amount of $5,000 each are awarded to four domestic students entering the Two Year MMPA who demonstrate highly effective communication, leadership and interpersonal skills.


Other Scholarships & Awards

The following is a partial list of scholarships and awards available to students in the MMPA program. All students are automatically considered for these awards at the end of the fall term.

  • The W. Barry Coutts Memorial Prize – MMPA
  • The Pinnacle Award in Strategic Management – MMPA
  • CPA Ontario Leadership Awards – MMPA
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers MMPA Award
  • EY Leadership Award – MMPA
  • KPMG Tax Research Award – MMPA

View the eligibility criteria and past recipients of these and other MMPA awards. Please note that this information is subject to change.



Bursaries are available to full-time University of Toronto graduate students on the basis of need.

Funding is limited and is specifically for emergencies arising from unforeseen circumstances. Please see the School of Graduate Studies website for information about the Emergency Loan, Emergency Grant and Master’s Tuition Fee Bursary.

For further information regarding awards and financial assistance available to all students, visit the School of Graduate Studies website for financial support.


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The Institute for Management & Innovation (IMI) offers a grant program for domestic students who apply and qualify for provincial student financial aid and have an unmet financial need as determined by their financial aid application. Please visit the IMI website for further information.