Canada Undergraduate Scholarship for International Students
Here is an another excellent opportunity to study in Canada through the York University International Scholarships. York University (Toronto Area) is in Ontario. You need to apply by February 15.
On personal note, both my sisters attended York, one receiving her BA and the other her PhD, so I know this school and recommend it.
- Established for international undergraduate applicants, recognizing academic excellence, leadership qualities, exceptional community service and individual achievement.
- YORK OFFERS AWARDS & SCHOLARSHIPS SPECIFICALLY FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS RANGING FROM $100 TO $140,000.
- Study in at York University with a York University International Scholarships
- Founded in March 1959, and is now Canada’s third-largest university and its leading interdisciplinary research and teaching institution.
Field(s) of Study:
- Performance & Design;
- Environmental Studies;
- Lassonde School of Engineering;
- Liberal Arts & Professional Studies;
- Schulich School of Business
What does the scholarship cover? – 2 different scholarships
Global Leader of Tomorrow Award
- $80,000 – ($20,000 x 4 years)
- Highest academic average
- Leadership and demonstrated skills
- To renew – must have a high academic standing (7.80 on a 9-point York scale) in each academic year at York
- By submitting an application, you will also be considered for the other available international scholarships requiring an application.
International Entrance Scholarship
- $140,000 – ($35,000 x 4 years)
- Highest academic average
- Demonstrated leadership skill
- Letters of recommendation
- To renew – maintain a high academic standing (7.80 on a 9-point York scale) in each academic year at York.
- By submitting this application, you will also be considered for the other available international scholarships requiring an application.
How many scholarships are given?
- Not stated
Which countries are targeted?
- Any person who can obtain an international study permit in Canada
Am I Eligible to Apply for York University International Scholarships?
- Posses an excellent academic record (“A” average or equivalent)
- Have demonstrated leadership through community service or excellence in the arts, sports or other areas of individual achievement
- Applying directly from high school no more than two years after graduation and have no previous university or college studies
- Preference will be given to students who demonstrate financial need.
How to I Apply – Next Steps
- Here is a link to the application – https://secure.students.yorku.ca/international-scholarship-application
- You must check all the boxes and then enter your York School Reference Number (see photo below)
- An essay that includes your goals, ambitions and reasons for applying for York’s scholarship program (maximum 500 words) – Make this awesome!!!
- A statement outlining your financial need (maximum 250 words)
- One letter of reference
- A nomination letter from your school
- Financial Declaration Form
- A list of activities, community involvement, awards and honors. Include the start date/end date of the activity; name of the organization/school; number of hours; and relevant details.
- Feb 15
How do I get more information on York University International Scholarships?
- For More Information – York University – Scholarships for International Students
- Free Scholarships – http://www.
- Top Undergrad Scholarships – http://
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- Top Graduate Scholarships – http://
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