Ontario Residency Requirement for York Internal Scholarships

Some York internal scholarships are matched by funds supported by the Ontario Government. To be eligible for these scholarships, an applicant must be a resident of Ontario, as defined by the residency requirement to qualify for OSAP (Ontario Student Assistance Program). You must be able to meet one of the following in order to be considered a resident of Ontario.

  • I have always resided in Ontario or Ontario is the last province in which I resided for 12 months in a row without being a full-time postsecondary student.
  • My spouse has always resided in Ontario or Ontario is the last province in which my spouse resided for 12 months in a row without being a full-time postsecondary student. (Spouse is defined as the person to whom you are married or the person with whom you are living in a common law relationship.)
  • I am a Canadian citizen and currently reside in Ontario, and I have resided in Canada for less than 12 months in a row.