The education system of Canada is recognized globally. Owing to this, the country attracts large number of international students each year. But studying in Canada is expensive as apart from the tuition fees you have to bear additional living expenses as well. So, below is a list of scholarships for international students who wish to study in Canada but lack adequate financial support:
1. University of Manitoba Graduate Fellowships
The University of Manitoba grants Fellowships to students of any nationality for Master’s or Doctoral program. The University of Manitoba Graduate Fellowships (UMGF) are valued at $18,000 for PhD students or $14,000 for Master’s students for a 12-month period.
2. Humber College International Entrance Scholarships
Humber College in Ontario, Canada offers full-time and part-time tuition scholarships to international students who wish to study in Canada, either in September or January of the year.
3. York University International Student Scholarship Program
York University scholarships, also known as the Global Leader of Tomorrow Scholarships are available for undergraduate International students who wish to study for a full-time program at York University. These scholarships are worth $60,000 – $100,000 for the entire program.
4. Pierre Elliot Trudeau Foundation Doctoral Scholarships
These scholarships are available for international students, especially those coming from developing countries. They are meant for students who wish to apply for a doctoral program in the social sciences and humanities field. They should be registered full-time in the first or second year of such a program at a Canadian university. The annual value of these scholarships is up to $60,000 per scholar for three years.
5. UBC International Leader of Tomorrow Award
UBC recognizes the academic achievement of outstanding undergraduate international students from around the world by allocating awards and scholarships worth $8 million annually. The students must show exceptional academic brilliance and leadership skills in order to qualify for these awards.