Postgraduate Scholarships at University of Alberta in Canada, 2018

 

The University of Alberta is offering approximately 10-15 Medical Sciences Graduate Program Scholarships valued at $6,500 each. Scholarships are available as a contribution to the stipend of students registered full time in a thesis based MSc or PhD in Medical Sciences Graduate Program (MSGP) in the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry.

The University of Alberta is a public research university located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. It was founded in 1908 by Alexander Cameron Rutherford, the first premier of Alberta, and Henry Marshall Tory, its first president.

If English is not your first language then you will need to show that your English language skills are at a high enough level to succeed in your studies.

Scholarship Description:

  • Application Deadline: September 28, 2018
  • Course Level: Scholarships are available for students registered full time in a thesis based MSc or PhD programme.
  • Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded within the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry.
  • Scholarship Award: Scholarships are valued at $6,500 each.
  • Number of Scholarships: Approximately 10-15 Medical Sciences Graduate Program Scholarships are available.
  • Scholarship can be taken in Canada

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Eligible Countries: Canadian students are eligible to apply.
  • Entrance Requirements:
    -Student must be currently registered or accepted to start as of January 2019 as a full-time thesis-based graduate student in the Medical Sciences Graduate Program (MSc or PhD) in one of the following departments in the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry: Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Dentistry, Laboratory Medicine & Pathology, Medical Genetics, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences, Pediatrics and Radiology & Diagnostic Imaging.
    -The student may not concurrently hold any major awards ($13,000 or greater), or any other stipend award from the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry (e.g. 75th Anniversary Award, FoMD/AHS Student Recruitment Studentships, Motyl Graduate Studentship).
    -The student may be eligible to hold this award more than once.
    -Award will be withdrawn if the student completes his/her program or ceases to maintain full-time registration.
  • English Language Requirements: If English is not your first language then you will need to show that your English language skills are at a high enough level to succeed in your studies.

Application Procedure:

An application should include:

  • A completed current application form with original signatures. Please do not use previous applications as forms are updated on a regular basis.
  • The student’s up-to-date transcripts in letter size unofficial and copies of original are acceptable as long as they are copied to letter size 8 1/2 x 11).
  • All non-UofA transcripts must include a Weighted Average Calculator Form to be completed by the department you are admitted in.
  • Must include current UofA transcript even if there are no grades yet.
  • Two confidential letters of reference which should be received in a signed and sealed envelope.

How to Apply:

Original copy of the application is to be submitted to the Office of Research, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Alberta.

Online Application

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Canadian Undergraduate Entrance Bursary at Concordia University, 2018

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The online application for the Fall 2018 Undergraduate Entrance Bursary Program is now available to new admission applicants for Fall 2018. Bursary Program is open to international students for pursuing undergraduate programme at Concordia University.

The Concordia University is a public comprehensive university located in Montreal, Quebec, Canada on unceded Indigenous lands. Founded in 1974 following the merger of Loyola College and Sir George Williams University, Concordia is one of the three universities in Quebec where English is the primary language of instruction. As of the 2014–2015 academic year, there were 46,378 students enrolled at Concordia, making the university among the largest in Canada by enrolment

If English is not your first language then you will need to show that your English language skills are at a high enough level to succeed in your studies.

Scholarship Description:

  • Application Deadline: June 2 2018
  • Course Level: Bursary is available for pursuing undergraduate programme.
  • Study Subject: Bursary is awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.
  • Number of Scholarships: A number of scholarships and bursaries with varying criteria are open to international students.
  • Scholarship can be taken in Canada

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Eligible Countries: Citizens of all nationalities are eligible to apply.
  • Entrance Requirements: The Undergraduate Entrance Bursary Program is restricted to:
    New Students who have applied for admission to a Bachelor’s program for Summer or Fall 2018 in any discipline of study
    Candidates must be coming from CEGEP, Canadian High School or College, or equivalent
    Students admitted and registered in Bachelor’s programs for Winter 2018 on the basis of CEGEP, Canadian High School of College or equivalent, are eligible to apply to be considered for Fall 2018.
    If you meet the above criteria but have not yet applied for admission to Concordia University, please submit your admission application first, and wait 24 hours before attempting to apply for the Entrance Bursary program.
    The Undergraduate Entrance Bursary program is not available to newly admitted students with previous University studies, with the exception of Mature Entry Program candidates seeking admission for Summer or Fall 2018 based on Independent studies at Concordia University.
  • English Language Requirements: If English is not your first language then you will need to show that your English language skills are at a high enough level to succeed in your studies.

Application Procedure:

How to Apply:

To access the online application system, log on to your Student Center account and click on the “Apply for Bursaries or Scholarships” link on the left side. Once you are in the online applications section, choose “Aid Year 2019” and begin completing your Aid Declaration/Needs Analysis, and lastly the Entrance Bursary application itself. The online system will automatically save your application as you progress from one field to the next.

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Canadian Fully Funded Scholarships at University of Guelph for Masters & PhD, 2018

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The University of Guelph is inviting applications for Highly Qualified Personnel (HQP) Scholarship Program. The scholarships are available for students entering the first semester of a master (thesis-based) or PhD program at the University of Guelph.

The OMAFRA – U of G Partnership funds the Highly Qualified Personnel (HQP) Program to support the development of highly skilled graduates who can meet the changing demands of the agri-food and rural sector. The health of these sectors depends on a vibrant talent pool of skilled, forward-thinking learners.

If English is not your first language then you will need to show that your English language skills are at a high enough level to succeed in your studies.

Scholarship Description:

  • Application Deadline: March 19, 2018
  • Course Level: Scholarships are available for students entering the first semester of a Master’s (thesis-based) or PhD program at the University of Guelph.
  • Study Subject: Scholarships OMAFRA’s priorities are contained within the following seven theme areas: Agricultural Policy and Rural Development; Bioeconomy – Industrial Uses, Emergency Management, Environmental Sustainability, Food for Health, Product Development and Enhancement through Value Chain Collaborations and Production Systems (Plants and Animals).
  • Scholarship Award: Master’s students: $21,300 per year (up to $17,300 from HQP Program, plus $4,000 annual top-up from Faculty Advisor) and Doctoral students: $26,000 per year (up to $21,000 from HQP Program, plus $5,000 annual top-up from Faculty Advisor)
  • Number of Scholarships: Not Known
  • Scholarship can be taken in Canada

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Eligible Countries: Canadian and international students studying in Canada are eligible to apply.
  • Entrance Requirements: To be eligible for the HQP Scholarship Program you must:
    Be a Canadian citizen, landed immigrant, or studying under an international visa;
    Be entering your first semester of a Master’s (thesis-based) or PhD program at the University of Guelph;
    Not have already started your graduate program;
    Not be an OMAFRA employee
    Not concurrently hold other major awards such as NSERC, OGS, SSHRC or CIHR.
  • English Language Requirements: If English is not your first language then you will need to show that your English language skills are at a high enough level to succeed in your studies.

Application Procedure:

How to Apply:

The OMAFRA – U of G Research Program uses a web-based software called Research Management System (RMS) for processing HQP scholarship applications and reporting on projects.

  • You must register in the RMS before you can prepare an application. You do not need to register again if you have previously submitted a letter of intent (LOI) or full proposal to an OMAFRA-U of G Partnership program or an OMAFRA program through the RMS.
  • Have an RMS account? Access the login page for RMS to start an application
  • Need an RMS account? Visit RMS registration page to get a username and password
  • Student research must address OMAFRA’s research priorities

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Fully Funded Scholarships at University of Alberta Canada, 2018

The University of Alberta is delighted to offer its Killam Trust Scholarships to pursue doctoral programme or thesis research during the fall and Winter Terms. The scholarship is exclusively open to international students.

The aim of the scholarship is to support international students who have completed at least one year of graduate work (master’s or doctoral level) before the start of tenure; tenure may begin on May 1st or September 1st.

The University of Alberta is a public research university located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. It was founded by Alexander Cameron Rutherford, the first premier of Alberta, and Henry Marshall Tory, its first president. Its enabling legislation is the Post-secondary Learning Act.

Scholarship Description:

  • Course Level: Scholarship is available for Doctoral programme or thesis research.
  • Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded in all the fields offered by the university.
  • Scholarship Award: $35,000 a year, in addition to the International Graduate Student Differential Fee associated with registration in 18 fee index units (or equivalent) in courses or thesis research during the Fall and Winter Terms, or in Thesis 919, if applicable, or with the annual program fee as determined by the date of admission to the doctoral program. Recipients receive a certificate acknowledging their award. Subject to renewal in year two of the award.
  • Nationality: International students are eligible to apply for the scholarship.
  • Number of Scholarships: Number of scholarship is not given
  • Scholarship can be taken in Canada

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Eligible Countries: International students are eligible to apply for the scholarship.
  • Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have completed at least one year of graduate work (master’s or doctoral level) before start of tenure.
  • English Language Requirements: Applicants must be fluent in English.

Postgraduate Scholarships

Application Procedure:

How to Apply:

  • Students complete the combined Killam and Andrew Stewart Awards application form and submit supporting documents to their department.
  • A complete Killam and Andrew Stewart Awards Application includes:
  • For Applicants: Killam and Andrew Stewart Applicant Instructions.
  • Killam and Andrew Stewart Application Form.
  • Two Letter of Reference to Support Application for Graduate Awards.
  • Transcripts (if you have attended institutions other than the University of Alberta, copies of official transcripts are acceptable.
  • Please request these well in advance from your department or the department may request it from FGSR, if necessary)

Application Deadline: February 15, 2018

Application Form

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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International Student Scholarships in Canada at York University for Undergraduates

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Applications are invited for International Student Bursary at York University in Canada. This bursary is administered by York International and assists current international students who are experiencing financial need.

York University is a public research university in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. It is Canada’s third-largest university. York University has approximately 52,300 students, 7,000 faculties and staff, and 295,000 alumni worldwide. It has eleven faculties, including the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies, Faculty of Science, Lassonde School of Engineering, Schulich School of Business, Osgoode Hall Law School, Glendon College, Faculty of Education, Faculty of Health, Faculty of Environmental Studies, Faculty of Graduate Studies, the School of the Arts, Media, Performance and Design (formerly the Faculty of Fine Arts), and 28 research centres.

Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

Description: 

  • Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue undergraduate degree programmes.
  • Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded to learn any of the courses offered by the university.
  • Scholarship Award: It is intended to cover costs directly related to the student’s academic success.
  • Nationality: International students
  • Number of Scholarships: Numbers not given.
  • Scholarship can be taken in Canada

Eligibility for the Scholarship: 

Eligible Countries: International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

Entrance Requirements: Eligible students must:

  • Be in good academic standing
  • Experience financial difficulty through unforeseen circumstances
  • Be beyond their first year of study
  • Have international student status (studying at York on a valid Study Permit and paying international fees)
  • Be registered and pursuing an undergraduate degree
  • Be enrolled in courses at the time of application

English Language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

Canada Scholarships

Application Procedure:

How to Apply: Submit the International Student Bursary Application Form to York International prior to the below due dates.

Online Application

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

University of Toronto Scholarships in Canada for International Applicants

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Deadline: February 1, 2018

There are up to 700 admission scholarships available for students starting their studies in 2018-2019. Outstanding domestic and international secondary school students are being considered automatically for these awards on the basis of their average at the time of admission.

University of Toronto Scholars Programme is designed to reward students of any nationality who demonstrate the highest academic excellence and potential.

The University of Toronto is a public research university in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on the grounds that surround Queen’s Park. Established in 1827, the University of Toronto has one of the strongest research and teaching faculties in North America, presenting top students at all levels with an intellectual environment unmatched in depth and breadth on any other Canadian campus. With more than 80,000 students across three campuses (St. George, Mississauga and Scarborough) and close to 500,000 alumni active in every region of the world, U of T’s influence is felt in every area of human endeavour.

Scholarship Description:

Course Level: These scholarships are available to pursue an undergraduate degree.

Study Subject: These scholarships are awarded in the field of Engineering.

Scholarship Award: These scholarships will cover $7500.

Nationality: International students

Number of Scholarships: Seven hundred partial scholarships.

Scholarship can be taken in Toronto, Canada.

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

Eligible Countries:  Canadian and International students.

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must meet following criteria:

  • Domestic and international secondary school students are considered automatically for these awards on the basis of their average at the time of admission (applicants who have previously attended a postsecondary institution are not eligible for U of T Scholars consideration)
  • English Language Requirements: If applicant’s first language is not English, you must present proof of English facility prior to admission unless you have completed four years of full-time study in an English language school system in a country where the dominant language is English.

Application Procedure:

No separate application required; all students are automatically considered when they apply to U of T Engineering.

How to Apply:

Applicants must submit full documentation for all secondary and post-secondary studies.

Online Application

Application deadline: February 1, 2018, for admission and for the award is February 17, 2018.

Visit the Official Scholarship Website  for more details.

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University of British Columbia Donald A. Wehrung International Student Award in Canada, 2018

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Deadline: December 1, 2017

University of British Columbia offers Donald A. Wehrung International Student Award for outstanding international undergraduate students. All candidates must be nominated. To be eligible, nominees must be international students entering university directly from secondary school and eligible to study in Canada on a Canadian study permit. The value of awards is commensurate with demonstrated financial need and sufficient to cover tuition costs for the relevant program of study and living expenses. The deadline for nomination packages to be received at UBC is November 15, 2017.

Study Subject(s): Awards are provided to study any of the courses offered by the University of British Columbia.
Course Level: Awards are available for pursuing undergraduate degree program at University of British Columbia.
Scholarship Provider: University of British Columbia, Canada
Scholarship can be taken at: Canada

Eligibility: All candidates must be nominated for a Donald A. Wehrung International Student Award. To be eligible, nominees must be international students entering university directly from secondary school and eligible to study in Canada on a Canadian study permit. They must also demonstrate superior academic achievement (‘A’ average or equivalent standing) and meet UBC’s other competitive admission requirements.

Scholarship Open for International Students: Donald A. Wehrung International Student Award is open for international students.

Scholarship Description: The Donald A. Wehrung International Student Award recognizes outstanding international undergraduate students from impoverished or war-torn areas, who have achieved academic excellence under difficult circumstances and who would be unable to pursue post-secondary education without financial assistance. The value of awards is commensurate with demonstrated financial need and sufficient to cover tuition costs for the relevant program of study, and living expenses. A Donald A. Wehrung International Student Award can be renewed for up to three additional years of undergraduate study, or to degree completion, whichever is less, provided the recipient achieves satisfactory academic standing in their faculty, continues to demonstrate financial need, and maintains their Canadian Study Permit (visa).

Number of award(s): Not Known

Duration of award(s): A Donald A. Wehrung International Student Award can be renewed for up to three additional years of undergraduate study, or to degree completion, whichever is less, provided the recipient achieves satisfactory academic standing in their faculty, continues to demonstrate financial need, and maintains their Canadian Study Permit (visa).

What does it cover? The value of awards is commensurate with demonstrated financial need and sufficient to cover tuition costs for the relevant program of study and living expenses.

Selection Criteria: Not Known

Notification: Not Known

How to Apply: Students who are interested in this award must ask their counsellor to request a nomination package. Recognized international, community-based, and non-governmental organizations may also be able to make nominations. Nominees must also complete the online application for academic admission to UBC and meet the UBC English Language Admission Requirement by December 1, 2017. Although applicants to UBC can specify two program choices in their application for admission, an ISHA nomination will be considered only in relation to the nominee’s first choice program.

Scholarship Application Deadline:

  • Nomination package must be postmarked by November 15, 2017.
  • Completed online application for academic admission to UBC: December 1, 2017

How to Apply

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Fully Funded Scholarships in Canada at University of New Brunswick for Undergraduates, 2018

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Deadline: March 1, 2018.

The University of New Brunswick is offering scholarships for Canadian and international high school applicants who are beginning an undergraduate degree in Fall 2018.

The University of New Brunswick (UNB) is a public university with two primary campuses, located in Fredericton and Saint John, New Brunswick. It is the oldest English-language university in Canada, and among the oldest public universities in North America. UNB was founded by a group of seven Loyalists who left the United States after the American Revolution.

UNB has two main campuses: the original campus, founded in 1785 in Fredericton, and a smaller campus which opened in Saint John in 1964. In addition, there are two small satellite health sciences campuses located in Moncton and Bathurst, New Brunswick, and two offices in the Caribbean and in Beijing. UNB offers over 75 degrees in fourteen faculties at the undergraduate and graduate levels with a total student enrollment of approximately 11,400 between the two principal campuses. UNB was named the most entrepreneurial university in Canada at the 2014 Startup Canada Awards.

Students need to demonstrate that they have a good level of written and spoken English.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for high school, transfer and BEd students beginning their undergraduate degree program.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.

Number of Scholarships: Entrance scholarship application covers the majority of scholarships – over 450!

Scholarship Award: UNB’s scholarship support ranges from $500 to $100,000.

Scholarship can be taken in Canada

Eligibility: This application is for high school, transfer and BEd students beginning their undergraduate degree program in Fall 2018

Nationality: Canadian and international students are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have previous degree.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: Students need to demonstrate that they have a good level of written and spoken English.

How to Apply: If students want to be considered for scholarships, they need to submit a scholarship application.

Application Form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is March 1, 2018.

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details. 

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MasterCard Foundation Scholarships in Canada at the University of British Columbia, 2018

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Deadline: November 15, 2017

The University of British Columbia is pleased to partner with The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program to provide comprehensive scholarships to undergraduate students from Sub-Saharan Africa. The Program provides access to education for academically talented, yet economically marginalized young people. Scholars in the Program have a demonstrated commitment to giving back to their communities and develop the leadership needed to contribute to social and economic transformation across the continent.

The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program is a 10-year global initiative to educate and develop next-generation leaders who will contribute to social and economic progress. The Program enables young people from economically disadvantaged communities to complete quality secondary and tertiary education, and make successful transitions to further education, or to the workforce in their home countries. Through comprehensive support, Scholars receive learning opportunities that equip them with knowledge, skills, and values needed to succeed in the economy, and make positive impacts in their communities.

Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue bachelor degree programme.

Eligibility

To be eligible for consideration as an undergraduate for The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program at UBC, the nominee must:

  • Be a citizen of a Sub-Saharan African country;
  • Present economically disadvantaged financial circumstances correspondent to that of the lowest two quintiles of their country’s socio-economic scale, and be able to show they lack financial means from family or other sources to pursue post-secondary (university) education in their home country or elsewhere;
  • Have achieved academic excellence (mostly ‘A’s) under difficult circumstances, and show leadership qualities or potential;
  • Demonstrate an interest in and commitment to giving back to his/her home community in ways that enhance the economic growth and social development of Africa, through engagement in activities outside the classroom, in the school and/or community;
  • Be graduating/recently graduated from a recognized senior secondary school;
  • Be applying for their first undergraduate degree in one of the following Faculties at UBC’s Vancouver campus:
    • Faculty of Arts
    • Faculty of Applied Science (Engineering)
    • Vancouver School of Economics (Bachelor of International Economics)
    • Faculty of Forestry
    • Faculty of Land & Food Systems (including Global Resource Systems; Food, Nutrition & Health; Applied Biology [Applied Animal Biology, Applied Plant & Soil Sciences or Food & the Environment])
    • Sauder School of Business (Bachelor of Commerce)
    • Faculty of Science
  • Be an international student who will be studying at UBC on a Canadian Study Permit;
  • Commit to returning to Africa immediately after graduation from UBC in order to apply their training and skills to the betterment of others.

Scholarship can be taken in Canada

Scholarships in Canada

Application

  • A student must be nominated for the Undergraduate MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program at the University of British Columbia;
  • Nominations will be accepted from secondary schools and recognized international development agencies and their affiliates, or registered local or international charitable and not-for-profit organizations. Each school or organization may nominate a maximum of three students;
  • Note that you will need to apply online to the University of British Columbia and also submit the Undergraduate MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program nomination package.

Important Dates

  • November 1, 2017 or Earlier: Nominating high school or non-profit organization completes 2018 Nomination Notification Form for UBC Awards to confirm the full name and date of birth of their nominee(s);
  • November 15, 2017: High school/non-profit organization submits the completed MCFSP nomination package (couriered or mailed packages must be postmarked by November 15);
  • December 1, 2017: Nominee completes the online Admission Application, and notifies UBC by completing the 2018 Admissions Application Completion Form for UBC Awards;
  • January 31, 2018: Nominee will receive email to confirm that they have received your MCFSP nomination package. If you
    have not received an email by this date, contact MasterCard Foundation as soon as possible;
  • January 31, 2018: Deadline for nominee/school to submit any supporting documentation and/or results not available by
    December 1 (such as transcripts, supporting financial documentation, TOEFL score);
  • Late March 2018: Nominees informed of results of Mastercard Foundation Scholarship competition.

For more information, visit UBC MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program.

APPLICATION PROCESS

Apply through the given link.

For more information please visit their website and follow their official requirement.

Application Deadline: November 15, 2017.

Application Form

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Lakehead University International Entrance Scholarships in Canada, 2018

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Deadline: not specified.

The Lakehead University is inviting applications for Undergraduate Entrance Scholarships. These scholarships are available to the top international students applying to Lakehead University for 2018-2019.

The Lakehead University is a public research university with campuses in Thunder Bay and Orillia, Ontario, Canada. Lakehead University, shortened to ‘Lakehead U’, or ‘LU’, is non-denominational and provincially supported.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing the undergraduate programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.

Scholarship Award:
Academic Average (Canadian Equivalent) – Scholarship Total 4 (in Canadian dollars)
90.0% + – $30,000 ($7,500 x 4 years) 1
80.0% – 89.9% – $20,000 ($5,000 x 4 years) 2
75.0% – 79.9% – $4,000 ($4,000 in Year 1 only) 3

Number of Scholarships: There are four scholarships available.

Scholarship can be taken in Canada

Eligibility: Non-Canadian citizens who are entering Lakehead University from a high school, or who are transferring from an international college or university, will be considered for the Undergraduate Entrance Scholarships.

Nationality: International students can apply for these scholarships.

Entrance Scholarship averages are awarded based on the Canadian equivalent of your average used for admission consideration. Scholarship Offers will be extended in two rounds. Round One will take place in February 2018, and Round Two will take place in April 2018

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have previous degree.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: All international applicants for whom English is not the native tongue must provide proof of competence in the English language.

How to Apply: Automatically considered. No scholarship application is required.

Application Deadline: Applications are open for the academic year 2018-2019.

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Richard Van Loon Scholarships at Carleton University in Canada for African Students, 2018

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Deadline: November 15, 2017.

The Carleton University is now accepting applications for the Richard Van Loon Scholarships to pursue undergraduate as well as a graduate program for the year 2018. Students from African countries are eligible to apply for this scholarship program.

The Richard J. Van Loon Scholarship, valued at $5,000 for the 2017/2018 academic year, is awarded annually to an outstanding international student from an African country.

Carleton is a public university that offers more than 65 academic programs across a wide range of disciplines. Carleton has been included in Canadian and international college and university rankings. In 2016–2017, Carleton was ranked 501–600 in the Times Higher Education World University rankings and fell out of the rankings in the Academic Ranking of World Universities. In 2017, Maclean’s magazine ranked Carleton as the 5th best comprehensive university in Canada.

Course Level: Eligible recipients will be full-time students proceeding from one year to another in any program of study at Carleton University

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in any of the subjects offered by the university.

Scholarship Award: The Richard J. Van Loon Scholarship, valued at $5,000 for the 2017/2018 academic year, is awarded annually to an outstanding international student from an African country.

Number of Scholarships: Two scholarships will be awarded.

Scholarship can be taken in Canada

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

  • You must be a citizen of an African country.
  • You must be an international student, who is required to have a valid Study Permit for Canada.
  • You must be registered as a full-time student at Carleton University and be successfully proceeding from one year to another in any program of study.
  • You must be in good academic standing.

Nationality: Students from African countries (Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Ivory Coast, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Western Sahara, Zambia and  Zimbabwe) are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have their previous degree.

English Language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

Canada Scholarships

How to Apply: Applications should be sent via post.

Application Form

Application Deadline: The deadline to apply is November 15, 2017.

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

University of Calgary Fully Funded Undergraduate Scholarships in Canada, 2018

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The University of Calgary is offering International Entrance Scholarships and Awards. Scholarships and Awards are available for students entering first year in an undergraduate degree programme.

The University of Calgary is a public research university located in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The University of Calgary started in 1944 as the Calgary branch of the University of Alberta, founded in 1908, prior to being instituted into a separate, autonomous university in 1966.

All international applicants for whom English is not the native tongue must provide proof of competence in the English language.

Course Level: Scholarships and Awards are available for students entering first year in an undergraduate degree programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships and Awards are awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.

Scholarship Award:

Awards for High School Students Value Application Opens Application Closes Document Deadline
President’s Admission Scholarships

If you’re entering the University of Calgary in the fall term directly from high school and have an admission average of 95.0% or higher, you are eligible

$5,000 Automatic consideration – no application required
Prestige Awards Competition – application required
Chancellor’s Club Scholarships up to $40,000 Nov 1 Dec 15 Jan 15
Leader in Health Sciences Scholarships up to $60,000 Nov 1 Dec 15 Jan 15
Schulich School of Engineering Scholarship and Awards up to $61,800 Nov 1 Dec 15 Jan 15
Competitive High School Awards & Bursaries Competition

Application Required

You don’t have to be admitted or conditionally admitted to UCalgary to apply for student awards; you simply require a University of Calgary student ID number which you receive when applying for admission. $500 – $8,500 Nov 1 March 1 March 15
Schulich Leader Scholarships 
Offered through the Schulich Foundation, these emphasize leadership and community engagement as well as academic excellence. Each high school nominates a Schulich Leader candidate. Contact your high school counsellor for more details and application information. $80,000 – $100,000
International Entrance Scholarships and Awards
University of Calgary International Entrance Scholarships

Two scholarships valued at $15,000 each, renewable for three more years at $15,000 per year available for international students entering first year in an undergraduate degree program in the fall term.

up to $60,000 Automatic consideration – no application required
University of Calgary International Entrance Awards

Up to 30 awards valued at $10,000 each available for international students entering first year in an undergraduate degree program in the fall term.

$10,000 Automatic consideration – no application required
International Baccalaureate Diploma Entrance Scholarships
20 scholarships valued at $3,500 each available for students entering the University of Calgary in the fall term who have completed the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Program with a minimum score of 35.

You must provide the Admissions Office with a transcript of your International Baccalaureate Diploma grades by August 1 of the year in which you are entering the university.

$3,500

Scholarship can be taken in Canada

Eligibility:

  • You must be admitted directly from high school into the first year of an undergraduate degree program for the upcoming fall term
  • Eligibility criteria differ for each award; review details carefully
  • Scholarship Average: required for all competitive high school awards and calculated using your 20-level high school grades (grade 11 for non-Alberta students) or 30-level grades (grade 12) if available. Comparable IB courses may also be used.

 

Nationality: International students are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have previous degree.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: All international applicants for whom English is not the native tongue must provide proof of competence in the English language.

How to Apply: Automatic consideration – no application required

Application Deadline: December 15, 2017

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Coady Institute Scholarships for Global Youth Leaders Programme in Canada, 2018

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Deadline: April 30, 2018

Applications are invited for the Global Youth Leaders Certificate programme which is a three-week education programme offered at Coady Institute. Applicants from developing countries are eligible to apply for this programme.

This programme enables young development practitioners from developing countries to strengthen their leadership capacities in order to contribute to innovation and change in their organizations and communities.

The Coady International Institute ignites leadership that inspires collaborative effort to address challenges, discover opportunities and create sustainable development at the community level. The Institute is a learning organization dedicated to identifying, developing and disseminating knowledge on effective development practice. As a leader in the study and practice of community-based development, the Coady Institute provides relevant programmes that help others make a positive difference in their own communities.

In order to be eligible applicants must have strong oral and written English language competencies. Candidates who are citizens of countries where English is the language of instruction are not required to provide the documentation.

Course Level: The Global Youth Leaders Certificate is a three-week education programme offered at Coady Institute, Nova Scotia, Canada.

Study Subject: This programme enables young development practitioners from developing countries to strengthen their leadership capacities in order to contribute to innovation and change in their organizations and communities.

Scholarship Award: When a candidate applies for acceptance to the Coady programme, s/he is asked to identify prospective sources of funds to cover all programme-related costs. Once a candidate is accepted into a Coady programme, s/he will be informed of the  level of scholarship support offered as well as the balance of costs for which the candidate is responsible.

Scholarship can be taken at: Canada

Eligibility: Applicants must meet all of the following criteria to be eligible to apply for the Coady educational programme: –
This programme is targeted to young leaders (20-30 years old) from developing countries who are working on development issues. Priority is given to people who:
– Possess a minimum of two years of demonstrated experience in social, environmental or economic development in sectors such as livelihoods or inclusive economic development, food security, environment, access to education and health care, governance, and the rights of girls and women;
– Have great drive and passion for their work, demonstrated through their outstanding contributions in their organizations and communities;
– Are practitioners in civil society organizations including community-based organizations and not-for-profits, or active in public or private institutions, donor/philanthropic agencies, social movements or in a social enterprise/business; AND
– Have strong oral and written English language competencies.

Nationality: Applicants from developing countries are eligible to apply for this programme.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements:  For Coady Institute education programmes, applicants must have:
-some experience in a community-based organization, people’s organization, government department, intermediary organization, NGO or equivalent
-a good working knowledge of English since all courses are taught in English
-a university degree (preferred) and/or relevant education.

Test Requirements: Applicants to the Diploma in Development are required to submit a written acknowledgement of ability to function within an English learning environment. The following are acceptable documents:
-TOEFL test score of at least 550
-Certificate from another accredited English language institute
-A letter of recommendation attesting to English language ability from an instructor in a recognized institution where English was their language of study

English language Requirements: In order to be eligible applicants must have strong oral and written English language competencies.Candidates who are citizens of countries where English is the language of instruction are not required to provide this documentation.

Supporting Material: Applicants must provide the names of two references who will receive emails from the organisation.
If applicants have not completed their education in English they must provide proof of their ability to speak, write and read English.

How to Apply: The mode of application is online.

Diploma applicants applying for scholarship should complete Part 5 of the application:  Organizational Support and Financial Assistance.  Each of the two required references should complete Part 2 of the reference form:   Information on the Candidate’s Development Organization. Certificate applicants applying for scholarship are required to fill out an additional section within the certificate application form.  A reference letter is also required.  The reference letter should be completed by the director of their organization or a recent employer who is familiar with your work and qualifications for this programme. The letter must include the following information: name of applicant, name of reference, their relationship to the applicant.  In addition, the letter must answer these two questions:
-What are the current strengths of the applicant with respect to their work?
-What do student see as the future role of this applicant and how will it benefit their organization?

Application Form

Application Deadline: Application deadline for admission is April 30, 2018.

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Trent University Thomas J. Bata Memorial Graduate Scholarships in Canada

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Deadline: October 2, 2017

Trent University is inviting applications for Thomas J. Bata Memorial Graduate Scholarships. Scholarships are available for pursuing graduate programme (M.A., MSc., PhD) programme.

Trent University is a public liberal Arts and science-oriented university located along the Otonabee River in Peterborough, Ontario, with a satellite campus in Oshawa, which serves the Regional Municipality of Durham.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing graduate programme (M.A., MSc., Ph.D.) programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.

Scholarship Award: This $5,000 scholarship is intended to support a student that demonstrates leadership qualities such as innovation, entrepreneurship, community responsibility and global citizenship.

Scholarship can be taken in Canada

Eligibility:

  • Must not be holding any other major scholarship.
  • Open to all domestic or international full-time graduate students (M.A., MSc., PhD) with an admission GPA of A- and have continued to achieve academic excellence during graduate studies at Trent University. Students may be in any year of any graduate program.

NOTE:  Success recipient must agree to release their personal information specific to their name, program, research and details of their leadership qualities that exemplify the qualities of the Thomas J. Bata Memorial Graduate Scholarship.

Nationality: Scholarships are open to all domestic or international students

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement:
Master’s Program

  • The minimum requirement for admission to a Master’s Program is a four-year Honours Bachelor’s Degree (or the equivalent), from a recognized university.
  • Over all academic average of at least an upper second-class standing (B+/77%) in the work of the last ten full academic credits or the last two undergraduate years (full-time equivalent).

Doctoral Program

  • Applicants to a PhD program should normally have a Master of Arts or a Master of Science degree as appropriate.
  • A minimum B+ average on a completed Master’s Program

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: All international applicants for whom English is not the native tongue must provide proof of competence in the English language.

How to Apply: Application Requirements:

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Transcripts – unofficial accepted
  • A statement of research(maximum two pages)
  • A brief non-technical summary (maximum of 400 words)
  • A statement of leadership (maximum two pages) describing the activities and contributions of the applicant which aligns with the values and legacy of Thomas J. Bata.
  • One confidential letter of reference from a member of the community addressing leadership activities, extracurricular interactions and collaborations, and character.

Application Form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is October 2, 2017.

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Nelson Mandela’s African Leaders of Tomorrow Fully-funded Scholarship in Canada

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Deadline: October 13, 2017.

The African Leaders of Tomorrow (ALT) Scholarship Program commemorates the late Nelson Mandela’s commitment to social justice and equity. It supports young African professionals to become leaders in public policy and administration.

The ALT Scholarship Program grants full scholarships based on merit to women and men from sub-Saharan Africa to pursue a Master’s degree in public administration, public policy or public finances in Canada.

Location: Canada

Eligible Countries: Countries in sub-Saharan Africa

Fields of Study: Public Administration, Public Policy or Public Finances

About the Award: The Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) administers the International Scholarships Program (ISP) of Global Affairs Canada. The ALT Scholarship Program by the CBIE grants full scholarships based on merit to women and men from sub-Saharan Africa to pursue a Master’s degree in public administration, public policy or public finances in Canada

The African Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship Programme has two components:

  • An academic component
  • A professional component

 Benefits

  • Return airfare (at the beginning and at the end of the program)
  • Tuition fees
  • Monthly living allowances and settling-in allowance
  • Fixed allowance to cover purchase of books and attend conferences in Canada
  • Health insurance coverage
  • Fees for study permit

 Eligibilities

  • Be a citizen AND resident of sub-Saharan Africa;
  • Be between 22 and 35 years old (at the beginning of the study program);
  • Have completed a university degree meeting the minimum academic requirements for admission into a Master’s degree in Canada (a minimum average of B [75%] – check equivalencies on the right handside of this page);
  • Have a minimum of two years and a maximum of five years of full-time work experience in the public sector, civil society sector or a research institute in Africa;
  • Meet the language requirements in French and/or English at the university where you will study;
  • Meet all the academic and admission requirements of the study program of choice

Eligible Regions: Sub-Saharan African countries. For further details please visit their official website.

APPLICATION PROCESS

Apply online through the given link!

For more information please visit the official website.

Application Deadline: October 13, 2017.

Application Timeline: 

  • Deadline to complete the Preliminary Questionnaire: 13th October, 2017
  • Selection process: 16th October to 31st December, 2018
  • Pre-selected candidates notified by email: January-February 9 2018
  • Admission to universities: January to March 2018
  • Pre-departure process (visa, accommodation, pre-departure orientation): February to July 2018
  • All other candidates notified of results: May 2018
  • Orientation session in Canada: Mid- August 2018
  • Start of study programs: End of August/beginning of September 2018

You are not eligible if:

  • You are a Canadian citizen, a permanent resident or you have applied for permanent residency in Canada.
  • You are already enrolled in a degree or any program of study at a Canadian university.
  • You are currently employed by the Government of Canada.

Selection Criteria: Eligible candidates with complete files will be assessed against the following criteria by a national selection committee:

  • Academic merit;
  • Professional experience;
  • Relevance and merit of the case study;
  • Recommendation letters;
  • Demonstrated leadership capacity; and
  • Potential contribution to public administration and public policy upon the candidate’s return to his/her home country.

In awarding the scholarships, considerations will be given to gender equity and equitable representation from across sub-Saharan Africa

Application Form

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