Field of Study: Open
Value: Variable from $20,000; payable over four years
Quantity available: Up to 5
Conditions: 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. Selection based on academic standing and demonstrated leadership qualities based on involvement in extracurricular and community activities. Renewal of funding for the second, third, and fourth years is contingent upon achieving a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a full normal course load at the University of Alberta while studying on a Study Permit. Students must have less than 24 IB, AP or A-level credits. Transfer students are not eligible for this scholarship.
Recipient(s) of this scholarship are ineligible to receive the University of Alberta China, India or USA Centenary Scholarships.
How to apply: In order to apply for scholarships, you must first apply for admission to a degree program at the University of Alberta. You will receive a CCID and password when you apply for admission and must use this to access the awards application. Students applying for this scholarship can apply through the Major International Entrance Scholarship in the application portal.
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When to Apply: Applications for admission and awards open on October 1, 2017. The deadline to apply for awards, and for UAlberta to receive all supporting information, including reference contact information and transcripts, is December 18, 2017, by 11:59 p.m. MST.
Offers for this award will be made starting in March 2018.
Documentation required for admission must be submitted. This includes transcripts showing all completed courses and grades to date and proof of English Language Proficiency (see Transcript and Document Requirements). Make sure you send final or interim transcripts well before the award deadline.
Reference required. Please include complete reference contact information as indicated on the award application form. We will only contact your references if needed.