|⏳ Deadline: March 31, 2020|
📅 Program Start: August 2020 for Fall or February 2021 for Winter Semester
🕰 Duration: 2 Years
🇨🇦 Country: Canada
🏆 Funding: Fully funded
🏠 Scholarship Provider: Canada Government
The Canadian Government is inviting students from selected developing countries to apply for it fully funded scholarship for the academic year 2020-2021. Applicants will have to apply for admission and be admitted through a Designated Learning Institution whom will, in turn, apply on behalf of the student.
Global Affairs Canada is pleased to present the Canada Scholarships Report after the launch of the new International Education Strategy. The program provides academic bourses for a period of up to two years of post-secondary education, culminating in a diploma or post-graduate degree or Master’s degree at the universities of Canada, a technical or vocational school or a university. The curriculum for students of all disciplines will study in Canada.
Benefits of the Scholarship
- The scholarship valued up to CAD 60,000 for one academic year of a minimum of 8 months and a maximum of 12 months in duration
- Or up to CAD 120,000 for two academic years of maximum 24 months in duration
- Round trip economy class ticket from your home country to Canada
- Health Insurance
Eligibility Criteria for Students
- The Scholarship is open to students from ( Azerbaijan, Bhutan, Comoros, Djibouti, Fiji, Kazakhstan, Kiribati, Liberia, Mauritania, Micronesia, Palau, Tonga, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, and Vanuatu. Palestinians from the West Bank, Gaza and East Jerusalem are also eligible.)
- Applicants must not hold Canadian citizenship or permanent residency and must not have a pending application for permanent residency in Canada
- Applicants must apply and be admitted to a full-time academic program at a Canadian post-secondary institution
- Applicants should indicate their interest in being considered for the Study in Canada Scholarships program when applying for admission at a Canadian institution
- Applicants must possess the linguistic competencies necessary to undertake studies in the language of instruction at the Canadian post-secondary institution (English or French).
Canadian post-secondary institutions are:
- Institutions responsible for submitting applications on behalf of eligible candidates
- Incouraged to promote this scholarship opportunity on their relevant institutional websites (e.g. Admissions, International Student Office and External Scholarships websites), through faculty and staff members, as well as to partner post-secondary institutions in eligible countries/territories.
HOW TO APPLY
To apply for the scholarship applicants must:
- Candidate students: who wish to be considered for a Study in Canada Scholarship should apply for admission to a Canadian post-secondary institution and be accepted to the program of their choice
- Applicants are encouraged to indicate their interest in being nominated for a Study in Canada Scholarship when applying for admission
- Applicants are responsible for providing all Study in Canada Scholarship application documents to the institution by the institution’s deadline
Canadian post-secondary institutions may submit an application on behalf of an admitted student who meets the eligibility criteria and has indicated an interest in the Study in Canada Scholarships program.
Canadian post-secondary institutions:
- The institution must apply on behalf of the candidate(s) by submitting the online application form and uploading all supporting documents prior to the deadline;
- The institution may submit multiple applications, but must rank them based on their strategic priorities; and
- The Institution must identify a single person responsible for coordinating and ranking all applications submitted across the institution.