Pursuing higher education in a foreign country requires a lot of investment. International students typically fund their higher education expenses through family sponsorship or through student loans.Â But many international students are unaware of the fact that there are several scholarships available to alleviate some if not all of the financial burden.Â The following are the list of 8557012421Â with scholarships for international students.Â In these, you have to apply for some scholarships on our own, and in some cases you will be considered directly to that scholarship/awardÂ based on your woolhead to the particular university.
1. University of Winnipeg
University of Winnipeg Manitoba Graduate Scheme(UWMGS) – It is an agreement between the University of Winnipeg and Province of Manitoba to support the students who are interested to do masters related to research.
University of Winnipeg Graduate Studies Scholarship (UWGSS) â For this, the applicants are nominated by “Graduate Program Candidate”Â and the students who are into research-based, thesis-based or any related master program who enrolled for the full-time course.
(469) 536-4858 âThe international student who is entering the first time to study in this university are eligible.
Linda Brown and Vana Kirby Graduate Scholarship for disabled students â This scholarship is awarded to the students who enroll for graduation at the University of Winnipeg. Mostly disabled candidates are preferred.
President’s Scholarship for World Leaders â for international students â This scholarship is given to the international students who enroll for the first time in the University of Winnipeg for any program and should demonstrate leadership qualities.
2. University of McGill
(347) 710-8217 â This is open to all the Canadian citizens and also to the international students with study permit who are going to pursue their masters in McGill University in the field of Computer Science or engineering. Ph.D. candidates are also eligible except MBA candidates.
Need-based financial aid for future undergraduates – This is applicable for all the students who are entering into the university for the first time to pursue undergraduate studies.
oxybenzene â This is also applicable to the future full-time undergraduate students of McGill except for transfer, diploma, exchange and visiting students.
3. York University
(407) 993-3490 â This scholarship is eligible for both current and incoming students and should pursue a full-time master course in the field of study. Preferences will be given to students whose work relates to Multiculturalism, Human Rights, Cultural Diversity, Racism or similar areas.
(618) 503-7902 â In order to avail this scholarship the masters/doctoral students should be international with a student VISA and should do a research related to neotropical conservation that is undertaken in the vicinity of the Las Nubes Biological Reserve in Costa Rica, and/or that contributes to meeting the goals of the Las Nubes Project.
Joyce and Fred Zemans Scholarship â For the full time registered York university master student whether can be an incoming or current student and must pursue:
- The Graduate Program in Art History, with preference given to students in Canadian Art and/or Curatorial Studies.
- Schulich School of Business’ MBA program, with preference given to students specializing in Arts and Media Administration.
- Osgoode Hall Law School’s Graduate Program in Law, with preference given to students whose research focuses on Alternative Dispute Resolution or Access to Justice.
4702223740 â The one eligible for this scholarship should be an incoming graduate student and should pursue women studies program and should have high academic skills.
(314) 882-0274 â This will be awarded to the full time registered York student who demonstrates financial need and either a strong commitment to volunteerism in the community or active engagement in a student leadership role.
5096940102 â This will be given to both the international and domestic students with high potential for future leadership in international affairs, environmental protection, fine arts, and/or, political economy.
4. Fairleigh Dickinson University
9254002360 â The student who is admitted to a masterâs program at the University beginning with the Spring 2013 semester and who plan to register for at least 6 credits may apply for a University Provost’s Scholarship for Graduate Study. Students must have an undergraduate CGPA of at least 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) and standardized test scores (GRE, GMAT or other) that are acceptable for admission to the master’s program of their choice.
(619) 846-8332 â This scholarship is provided to the international students who are going to pursue their UG studies in FDU. It is awarded based on academic merit. It will be up to $32,000 per year.
410-997-5566 â This will be up to $27,000 per year. The eligible ones should be the international students who are going to pursue their UG studies in FDU. It is awarded based on academic merit.
985-744-5625 â It will range from $1,000 to $10,000. The eligible candidate should be the international students who are going to pursue their Graduate studies in FDU. It is awarded based on academic merit.
5. University of Waterloo
University of Waterloo International Student Entrance Scholarship â It will be awarded to twenty international students who admit in the first year of any UG program.
International Master’s and Doctoral Student Awards (IMSA / IDSA) â The eligible students must enroll in the University of Waterloo in MA, MASC, MES, MFA, MMATH (except coursework) or MSC (except coursework) degree program or research-based Doctoral program.
International Masterâs Award of Excellence (IMAE) – The International Masterâs Award of Excellence (IMAE) will be awarded to eligible international masterâs students normally entering a research-based graduate program at the University of Waterloo. The award will be valued at $2,500 per term for a maximum of five terms.
6. University of Alberta
General Undergraduate Scholarships:
In this category there is an availability of a number of scholarships:
- International Entrance Leadership Scholarshipâ This will be awarded to the international students who study on a study permit and who execute leadership qualities.
- University of Alberta Centenary Scholarshipâ This is awarded to students on a Study Permit with superior academic achievement entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta.
- University of Alberta Global Citizenship Scholarship for IB Diploma International Students â Awarded to student(s) on Study Permit(s) from Aga Khan Academies operating under the AKA agency of the Aga Khan Development Network, with superior academic achievement, entering the first year of an undergraduate degree at the University of Alberta.
- Â Campus Saint-Jean International Scholarship – Awarded to student(s) with superior academic achievement entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program offered by Campus Saint-Jean, who are studying on a Student Visa Permit.
- Â Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation Award for International Students â Awarded to students(s) on Study Permit(s) with satisfactory academic standing registered in the Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation at the University of Alberta.
- International Student Scholarship – Awarded to students with superior academic achievement entering into their first undergraduate degree program, studying on a Student Visa Permit. Recipients will be selected on the basis of academic achievement.
- University of Alberta International Country Scholarship – Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement entering the first year of an undergraduate degree at the University of Alberta who are studying on a Study Permit.
- University of Alberta Gold Standard Scholarship -The top 5% of students in each faculty could receive up to $6,000, depending on the admission average.
Country Specific Scholarships:
There are some of the country-specific scholarships awarded by the University of Alberta for the students who come from China, India, and the US. The students should possess high academic achievements and should enroll in the University for the first time.
- University of Alberta China BC Curriculum School Excellence Scholarship
- University of Alberta China Centenary Scholarship
- Â University of Alberta China First-Year Excellence Scholarship
- Â University of Alberta China Transfer Award
- University of Alberta – India First-Year Excellence Scholarship
- University of Alberta India Centenary Scholarship
- University of Alberta – USA Centenary Scholarship
- Â University of Alberta – USA First-Year Excellence Scholarship
- University of Alberta USA Transfer Award
7706182213–Â For the masters, Thesis and Research-based scholarships are available for the international students who are going to enroll in the University of Alberta.
- Course-Based Master’s
- Thesis-Based Master’s
Alberta Innovates Graduate Student Scholarship – The Alberta Advanced Education, in partnership with Alberta Innovates invests in the support of academically superior graduate students undertaking full-time research education at an Alberta university, leading to a research-based Masters or Doctoral degree. A minimum of 3.5 GPA is an eligibility requirement for all applicants.
7. Queenâs University
grocer â Students who want to enroll in this university after their post-secondary education are eligible.
8. Simon Fraser University
(289) 280-5841 â This will be awarded to the highest achieved international students who are going to enroll in the SFU.
Graduate Dean’s Entrance Scholarship (GDES) â This will be awarded to the international students who will enroll in the masters and postgraduate studies and should have a minimum of 3.5 GPA in their undergraduate studies ( for masters) and in their Graduate studies ( for doctoral candidates).
4503307329 â This will be awarded to the candidates who enroll in SFU full-time masters or Ph.D. program that excelled in academics and has a high level of public service qualities.
Bert Henry Memorial Graduate Entrance Scholarship â This scholarship will be presented to the candidates who enroll in the masters/Ph.D. program in SFU with high academic achievements and made a contribution to the field of study they are going to pursue.
Judy Graves Graduate Award â This will be awarded to the candidates who are currently studying in SFU/ going to study in SFU and has done community service for those living on the margins of the society (such as homeless people, mental health and addiction, HIV/AIDS).
Special Graduate Entrance Scholarship â The candidates who are wishing to join the other institutions but have enrolled in SFU with highest academic grades during their previous years of study are eligible.
9. University of New Brunswick
715-558-5810 â This will be applicable to the high school, transfer and Bed students who are going to start their Undergraduate program in UNB for Fall 2019.
10. University of Saskatchewan
University of Saskatchewan International Excellence Awards â This will be presented to the international students who enroll in this University for the first time. And it will be presented only once based on their academic achievement.
2484250983 â The one who completed their IB and is getting direct entry to U of S based on academic excellence are eligible for this award.
Canadian Curriculum Schools Awards â It is open to all the international students who are entering into the UG program of U of S.
6136781607 â This will be open to full-time international students entering the undergraduate program into the U of S.Candidates for the Council of International School Awards must graduate from a CIS member school.
Allan Backman Memorial Entrance Scholarship â This is open to all the incoming students who enter into the U of S to pursue in the Masters of Public Health (M.P.H) with a minimum average of 90%.
long-skulled â This is open to all the students who are going to pursue their MBA in U of S. Selection is based upon their academic achievements.
786-266-1231 â The students must have an academic average of 85% and must have applied to the U of S for the Masters/Doctoral program.
University of Saskatchewan Graduate Scholarship â The UGS scholarships will be awarded to the students who are going to admit or continuing their master/doctoral at the University and must have an academic percentage of 80%.
11. University of British Columbia
703-647-3272 â It is awarded to the exceptional international students who enter into the UBC to pursue UG on a Canadian study permit.
Outstanding International Student Award â It is a one-time merit-based award entrance scholarship awarded to the international students when they enter into UBC to pursue UG on a Canadian study permit.
International Tuition Award â This will be awarded to the students who enter into Graduate program for full-time in the University.
UBC Sauder School of Business– This school awards 25-30% of the scholarships to MBA graduates based on their merit.
12. University of Toronto
University of Toronto Scholars Program â This is awarded to the most outstanding student applied to the university to pursue their studies.
5757526705 â This is awarded to the student who must be applying to the first year of UG study in U of T and is selected based on their outstanding academic achievement.
Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship Program â This is U of Tâs most prestigious and a competitive scholarship awarded to the one who enters into U of T to pursue UG and excelled in their academics and creativity and has shown good leadership skills during their Secondary education.
Faculty of Engineering Admission Scholarships â This will be awarded to one of the outstanding students in the engineering field which is worth of $5,000 for the international students.
13. University of Manitoba
trip pin– This is to award the international students who got good grades during their secondary school and enrolled to pursue their UG in the University of Manitoba.
(774) 946-1519 â This is offering to the students who are entering into the University for the first time on the basis of the full International Baccalaureate Diploma.
8055008309 â This is offered to the students who enroll as a full-time graduate student at the University of Manitoba who acknowledge their academic skills and achievements.
774-801-6762âAwarded to the international students who enter into the first year of their graduate studies at the University of Manitoba and should have a minimum GPA of 3.5.
256-328-4320Â Awarded to the student who enrolls a full-time graduate student on International Relations.
14. University of Western Ontario
917-454-4145 â This will be awarded to the international student who enrolls in University of Western Ontario as a full-time student and has outstanding academic skills, creative and innovative thoughts and significant achievement in extracurricular activities. Students must complete aÂ breathseller application which includes an essay and a nomination from their school.
Western Admission Scholarship Program â The students who are entering the University for the first time after their post-secondary studies are eligible.
(320) 240-3458 â The scholarships are awarded to students on the basis of academic excellence and demonstrated the ability for creative and innovative thought and a passion for higher learning and intending to pursue their career in technology, innovation, engineering, or scientific research.
6036821579 â Awarded annually to two full-time international undergraduate students entering their first year in any program who have attained the highest admission averages and who are not already receiving an admission scholarship.
Dr. Amit Chakma International Scholarship â Awarded to the international students who enter into the first â year of UG program having good academic skills.
15. University of Calgary
8109538477 â Awarded to the students who are entering into the UG studies into the University of Calgary for the first time in the fall term and have good academic skills.
208-290-8217 â Awarded to the students who are entering into the UG studies into the University of Calgary for the first time in the fall term and have good academic skills after completion of their IB diploma with a minimum score of 35.
University of Calgary International Entrance Scholarships and Awards â Awarded to the international students who are entering into the University of Calgary for the first time full-time student to pursue UG studies and has outstanding academic achievements.
16. Dalhousie University
General Entrance Award Program â By filling the single application the students are eligible to many entrance awards and bursaries. This is applicable to the students who are going to enroll in the Dalhousie University for an undergraduate program.
For international students, including the above there are other also:
- Richard and Melda Murray Jamaican Engineering Scholarship â Students from Jamaica who are having good academic skills and are entering to study Bachelor of Engineering.
- CorpFinance International Limited (Kevin Andrews) Indian Bursary â Students from India having good academic skills and require financial needs and will be into Bachelor of Commerce are eligible.
8564228203 â Students who are in the graduate studies and are doing research in the fields of Agriculture, Social, Engineering and Environmental Sciences. International Graduate Student Scholarship are also eligible in this criteria.
17. Memorial University
660-440-8359âÂ This scholarship will be awarded to the international students who apply for Memorial University and must pay a full international fee and should pay full tuition fee and should have 9 credits for two semesters in 1st year for UG.
IUGS Entrance Scholarship for Undergraduate Students – This scholarship has been made available by the university through a portion of funds from the St. Johnâs International undergraduate student tuition fees (IUGS). It will be awarded to new undergraduate international students on theÂ St. Johnâs campus.
Other entrance scholarships include:
- Fortis Inc. â H. Stanley Marshall Scholarship
- Killam American Undergraduate Scholarship
- Don and Mona Dooley (OLOF) Thailand Scholarship
School of Graduate Studies fellowships – This scholarship will be awarded to the international students who apply for Memorial University as a graduate student.
18. Carleton University
Entrance Scholarships for American and International High School studentsÂ Â â If you are into the Carleton University for the first time as an international student and meet their admission requirements with an average of 80% then you are directly considered for this scholarship.
19. HEC MontrÃ©al
Entrance scholarships â It offers scholarships to the students who are entering into HEC Montreal for the first time and have a good academic record and will be considered during your application to the university.
Admission Scholarship for Foreign Exchange (M.Sc.) – BOUCARO FOUNDATION â International Students who enroll for the first time in HEC in MSc either in supervised thesis or project program are eligible. The student will be selected based on their academic record.
Admission scholarship for M.Sc. students – Supervised project – Fondation HEC MontrÃ©al â It is awarded to the best international candidates admitted in HEC to pursue M.Sc. in supervised project stream. International students who study first time in Canada also have fee exemptions.
Admission scholarship for M.Sc. students – Thesis stream â It is awarded to the best candidates admitted in HEC to pursue M.Sc. in thesis stream.
B.B.A admission scholarship for an excellent academic record â Students who admit in B.B.A program with the good academic record are eligible.
401-812-6338Â â Students who admit in B.B.A program for full time with the good academic record are eligible.
Differential tuition fee exemptions (M.Sc.) â The international candidates who are into M.Sc. are provided with fee exemptions from the university.
(352) 454-4412 â Scholarship is awarded to the candidates who are graduated from the University of Oxford and admit in HEC to pursue M.Sc., MBA or Ph.D. program.
(478) 765-3437 â Will be awarded to the candidates who are into the admission of Full-time M.Sc. program.
20. Quest University
David Strangway Award for ExcellenceâThe candidates should achieve very high levels of academic excellence ( 90% with 3.75 GPA) with outstanding leadership qualities and services. It provides full tuition fee for four years.
impingement â The candidates should have high academic achievements along with intrinsic curiosity, an ability to contribute to the community. These should apply in Bachelor of Liberal Arts and ScienceÂ (B.A. & B.Sc.)
unhorned â The candidates who are into athletics and Sports programs and are into LEAP program are eligible for this scholarship.
21. Fanshawe College
Ross and Vivian Whitney Family Scholarship â This is for the student who entered into the college for the first time in the Electromechanical Engineering Technician program who has graduated from a secondary school in London, Middlesex or Elgin counties.Â The student must have achieved a minimum of 75% upon graduation.
Joy Warkentin Applied Degree Entrance Scholarship â This scholarship is offered to the candidates who enroll in the level 1 eligible degree program and has outstanding academic scores from his secondary school education.
Kate Gielen Academic Entrance Award â This will be awarded to the candidates who enroll for the full time in Bachelor of Interior Design Program and has a high GPA.
(715) 912-8802 â This will be awarded to the candidates who enroll for the full time in Construction Engineering Technology. Students should maintain a GPA of 3 in the first two semesters in the college to receive full funding.
Nursing- BScN Degree – Collaborate Nursing Entrance Award â It is rewarded to the candidates who enroll in level 1 of collaborative Nursing Program and has an academic percentage of 88-100%.
Women in Technology Entrance Scholarship- Female only â The women candidates who enter into the Fanshawe college for the first time in the fall term and has an academic percentage of 87% are higher are eligible.
International Degree Entrance Award â This is open to all the international students who have valid study permit and register for the full time in a valid degree program.
There are some of the scholarships open to all the international students who have study permit form their countries and entering into the first time to pursue a degree in Fanshawe college are eligible.Â Â
- International African Academic Excellence Entrance Award
- International Caribbean Academic Excellence Entrance Award
- International SPP India Academic Excellence Entrance Award
- Â International Korean Language Excellence Entrance Award
- Â International European Language Excellence Entrance Award
- International China Language Excellence Entrance Award
- InternationalÂ Philippines Language Excellence Entrance Award
- International Latin American Leadership Entrance Award
- Vietnam Language Excellence Entrance Award
- International Nepal Language Excellence Entrance Award
22. Seneca College
Seneca Renewable Entrance Scholarship of Merit â This is applicable to all the international students who enroll in the college for the diploma or graduate certificate program and should have a minimum GPA of 3.0.
2165097624 â Students enrolled in any of the degree programs in Seneca college are eligible and will be selected based on their 12th grade academic skills.
Â 23.Â George Brown College
International Student Scholarship â This is applicable to all the international students who enroll in the college for the Full-time in any program and in any year. And should display financial need and should have a minimum GPA ofÂ 2.5.
503-915-3784 â This will be awarded to the students who enroll in George Brown for full time for the certificate or post-graduation program. Minimum GPA of 3.5 is required.
7039219271 â It is presented by Scotia Bank and is awarded to the students in any year of study. Minimum GPA of 3.0 and participation in academic activities is required.
587-520-8833 â This is applicable to any international student who is registered in any degree or diploma program for full-time.
The above are the 94 scholarships offered by the Canadian Universities and colleges.
Other funding options
Apart from the universities and colleges that offer scholarships to international students, scholarships fromÂ Â Government of Canada and other external sources are also available once you visit the college website based on your interest.Â Please contact us if you have any questions about the scholarships or submission of the applications to Canada Universities.
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