The University of Toronto’s Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship Program aims to recognize exceptional international students who demonstrate outstanding academic performance and leadership qualities within their school. This scholarship covers tuition, books, incidental fees, and full residence support for four years.
The University of British Columbia (UBC) dedicates over $10 million CAD annually to honor the academic excellence of international undergraduate students. This includes the Karen McKellin International Leader of Tomorrow Award and the Donald A. Wehrung International Student Award.
Carleton University offers several Prestige scholarships to outstanding incoming undergraduate students with an admission average of 90% or higher. These scholarships, including the Chancellor’s Scholarship and the Riordon Scholarship, range from CAD 20,000 to CAD 30,000. The Collins Prestige Scholarship covers full tuition fees for four years.
The University of Calgary International Entrance Scholarship is a prestigious award recognizing the achievements of international students beginning their undergraduate studies at the university. The total value over four years of the undergraduate program is $60,000.
The University of Winnipeg President’s Scholarship for World Leaders is open to international students entering any of the university’s divisions for the first time. These scholarships range from $3,500 to $5,000.
The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS) were established to attract and retain exceptional doctoral students, establishing Canada as a global research and learning hub. These scholarships are for doctoral students and are valued at $50,000 per year for three years.
The University of Manitoba Graduate Fellowships (UMGF) are merit-based awards open to students of any nationality pursuing full-time graduate studies (Master’s or Ph.D.) at the University of Manitoba. The fellowships are valued at $18,000 for Ph.D. students and $14,000 for Master’s students for a 12-month period.
These scholarships are available to foreign nationals, with a preference for candidates from developing countries, who are applying to or registered full-time in the first or second year of a doctoral program in the social sciences and humanities at a Canadian university. The scholarship provides up to $60,000 annually for a maximum of three years.
The International Master’s Award of Excellence (IMAE) is granted to eligible international master’s students enrolling in a research-based graduate program at the University of Waterloo. The award amounts to $2,500 per term for a maximum of five terms.
The University of Calgary offers a variety of full and partial scholarships for international graduate students across different fields of study. Scholarships range in value from $1,000 to $40,000.
These scholarships provide significant financial support for international students pursuing their education in Canada. Applicants should review specific eligibility criteria and application deadlines for each scholarship opportunity.