Scholarships & Awards

Sponsored Student Scholarships

The University of Alberta is pleased to offer various scholarships for sponsored students.

Sponsored students are international undergraduate and graduate students who are either partially or fully supported throughout their studies by their governments, national or multinational companies, or third party entities such as Fulbright.

UAlberta’s Sponsored Student Program helps sponsoring organizations and their students to ensure a smooth transition through the application process and into life as a U of A student.

  • University of Alberta Malaysia Partnership Scholarship

    Field of Study: Open

    Value: $2,000

    Quantity available: Variable

    Conditions: Awarded to student(s) with superior academic achievement entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program from Malaysia, who are studying in Canada on a study permit. Student(s) must have completed high school in Malaysia and be sponsored by a third party. Selection based on academic standing. Bridging Program applicants are not eligible. Recipients cannot be considered for any other entrance award or scholarship other than the Academic Excellence Award.

    Application procedure: You will be considered for this award after you have received admission to the University of Alberta.

  • University of Alberta Vietnam Award

    Field of Study: Open

    Value: up to $40,000 (over 4 years)

    Quantity available: up to 2

    Conditions: Awarded to students on Study Permits sponsored by the Government of Vietnam with superior academic achievement entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program. Selection based on academic standing. Renewal of funding for the second, third and fourth years is contingent upon maintaining satisfactory academic standing. Recipients of this scholarship are not eligible to receive other entrance awards.

    Application procedure: Consideration after applying for admission and by confirmation of participation in the Collaborative Agreement for Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarships between Vietnam International Education Development of the Ministry of Education and Training of Vietnam and the Governors of the University of Alberta.