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UWinAward Application

Update May 5, 2020 - We are aware of an issue where submitted applications with a May 1 deadline were closed early AM, May 1st and are no longer available udpate.  We have extended the application deadline to Thursday, May 7 in light of this issue.  At this time, applications that had been submitted up to and including April 30 now have a status as 'executed' meaning that the application is locked and can no longer be editted.  If you need to edit your application that has since been locked, please email and we set it back to 'Pending' and it will again close automatically at 11:59 PM on Thursday, May 7, 2020.  Although your application may be closed, with the extended deadline, you may submit additional applications by navigating to the 'Start an Award Profile' link.  Zoom drop in sessions for assistance with your profile are scheduled for the week of May 4th and can be found below.

The UWinAward Application for new students is now available!

Login to UWinsite Student > Applicant or Student Homepage > Award Profile

Award Profile Tile








Important Notes:

  • At this time, awards are available for new, entering students (Fall 2020) that have a deadline of May 7, 2020.  

  • Scholarship and bursary application for returning students will open up in the middle of August 2020 for the Fall 2020 and Winter 2021 terms.

  • General need-based bursary applications for current students studying in Intersession and Summer are available from within the profile.

  • There may be some awards remaining from the 2019-2020 academic year as we are still working through our allocation process for in-course students.

  • If you are a current, in-course student searching for awards and your results are blank, please save, and return to your application at a later time.

We'd like to thank our students for your continued patience with us as we work through this new process for applying for awards at the University of Windsor.

If you are a new student entering in Fall 2020 and you are working on your application feel free to join one of our drop-in sesions if you have any questions about the application:  Dates/times are updated daily below.  Please check back.

**NOTE: Please ensure that you have your student number ready and have activated your UWindsor Account. If you require assistance please visit:

PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS (Coming Directly From High School)

Helpful Tips: 

To start an award profile form, click on the ‘Start an Award Profile Form’ in the left navigation.


Prospective entering students starting Fall 2020 should select the 2021 Aid Year.  


• Ensure you are indicating that you are coming directly from high school and include your estimated top 6 U or M average 
• Select only 1 response for the Ontario Residency section
Select only 1 response for the Financial Need Determination section 
• If a question does not pertain to you and it requests that you leave the response field blank, please leave it BLANK 


• To move forward through your application form, use the ‘NEXT’ button. 


• You may save your form at any time by clicking the 'SAVE' button.


AND MOST IMPORTANT, you can only submit one form per award where an application is required.  Be sure to 'Start a New Award Profile' for each new application.  Dont't just stop at one application, complete as many applications for awards that you feel you meet the criteria for!


Thursday, May 7, 2020 - 6:00 PM to 11:59 PM

Student Awards & Financial Aid UWindsor is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 899 4162 3817
Password: Windsor



Effective immediately, Student Awards & Financial Aid will only be accessible via email and on-line appointments as staff are all currently working remotely.  Information and updates will be posted to our website at as it becomes available.  Students experiencing financial hardship should email with a brief explanation of their situation and their request will be triaged appropriately.

Phone: (519) 253-3000 ext. 3300
Fax: (519) 973-7087

* In order to better assist you, please include your UWindsor Student Number in your email. 

VISIT US (Currently Not Available)

Chrysler Hall Tower, Room 102
Dropbox is located outside of the office doors (Currently unavailable).

REGULAR SERVICE HOURS (Currently Not Available):

Day Open Close Service
Monday 1:00 PM 4:00 PM 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM 4:00 PM 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday 1:00 PM 4:00 PM 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM 4:00 PM 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Friday 1:00 PM 4:00 PM 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Important Notes:

  • We will attempt to return messages and emails within 2 business days where possible
  • Please do not leave/send multiple messages/emails