This entrance scholarship will be awarded to full-time students with the a 90% or above average mark in selected tax courses in an undergraduate program at a participating university. Scholarships of 50% of the first term's tuition will be awarded. Up to four entrance scholarships will be awarded annually in the Fall term.
Students admitted to the full-time stream of the Master of Taxation program who have completed a four-year honours undergraduate degree within the past five school years may be considered for this award.
Students must have completed two advanced-level tax courses as part of their degree requirements. The advanced level tax courses will normally be a third year personal tax course and fourth year corporate tax course as recognized by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario (ICAO) as qualifying for their 51 credit-hour requirement. These courses will generally be taken as part of the student’s undergraduate degree requirements and should be half-credit courses of 12 weeks in length in a classroom setting (not online learning).