ERIC Number: ED426651
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Undergraduate Scholarships at Ontario Universities, 1996-97.
Council of Ontario Universities, Toronto.
This report presents statistical data on admission and in-course merit scholarships awarded to full-time undergraduate students at Ontario universities. Highlights include: (1) 16 percent of the first-year entering class received admission scholarships and 9 percent of the upper-year class received in-course scholarships; (2) females received more scholarships than males; (3) 91 percent of the total admission scholarships were awarded to Ontario residents; and (4) the average value for admission scholarships was $1,189; for in-course scholarships it was $930. An introductory section includes revised definitions, information on the 1996-97 survey on which the report is based, and an analysis of historical data. Section 1 provides summary statistics for 1996-97, including charts and tables comparing number and gender and enrollment for both admission and in-course scholarships. Section 2 presents 14 tables and two charts detailing such information as scholarships by gender, type and award range; number and value of scholarships by institution; total "Ontario" admission and in-course scholarships; renewable and nonrenewable "Ontario" admission scholarship; and total in-course scholarships. Section 3 provides historical data (1994-95 to 1996-97) for number of and value of admission scholarships and in-course scholarships. Appendices include definitions, guidelines, questions and answers, and directions for completing the survey form. (DB)
Descriptors: College Admission, Foreign Countries, Grants, Higher Education, Merit Scholarships, Scholarships, Statistical Data, Student Financial Aid, Tables (Data), Trend Analysis, Undergraduate Study
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Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Council of Ontario Universities, Toronto.
Identifiers - Location: Canada