Academic Potential Entrance Award Grade 12

Yukon University acknowledges and offers awards to Grade 12 students who show academic potential despite experiencing hardship(s). One award is available for payment towards tuition only for a maximum of $3500 for the first year of study at Yukon University (over two sequential semesters).


  • Citizen or permanent resident of Canada
  • Grade 12 Yukon high school student
  • Have applied for Yukon University full-time studies before May 15


  • Completed Entrance Award application form
  • Copy of your Letter of Acceptance from Yukon University within two days of notification
  • Essay (maximum 300-words) describing:
    • How you have overcome hardship(s)
    • How your program at Yukon University will further your goals
  • Provide two letters of recommendation from administrators, teachers, or counselors from your high school
Application deadline
$3500 tuition payment (maximum) for first year of study (over two sequential semesters)