The McMaster Brighter World Entrance Award

McMaster University

Established in 2020 by McMaster University to celebrate the achievements of Black students entering an undergraduate program.

Eligibility for award: Must be a self-identified Black student applying for admission to a Level 1 program.


An AwardSpring application which includes:

  • A short essay describing the accomplishments you are most proud of to date. You may choose to write about your accomplishments in schooling, (academic or non-academic), employment, community service (including service to family) or extracurricular activities.
  • A reference letter.

Deadline: February 21, 2023 at 9 am (ET)


Scholarship Summary

Application Required Yes
Value $5,000 (a variable number of scholarships available)
Renewable? No