The University of Alberta is currently providing a range of scholarships, both admission-based and application-based, for international students intending to commence their studies in the upcoming academic session. The university allocates $32 million annually for scholarships, awards, and financial assistance available to students of various backgrounds. Whether you excel academically, demonstrate leadership in your community, or possess a well-rounded profile, you are eligible to apply.
To be considered for these scholarships, you will undergo an evaluation when applying for admission, with eligibility determined by your high school admission average at the time of receiving your admission offer. The assessment covers various criteria, and you must apply to an undergraduate degree program before being eligible for any entrance scholarships.
– Scholarship Sponsor(s): University of Alberta, Canada
– Host Institution: University of Alberta, Canada
– Scholarship Worth: Up to $6000 per year
– Number of Awards: Several
– Study Level: Undergraduate
– Nationality: International students
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University of Alberta International Scholarships 2024 | Admission-Based Scholarships:
These scholarships are automatically awarded to deserving students at the time of admission. They include:
1. International Admission Scholarship: Top students could receive up to $5,000 CAD, depending on their admission average.
2. Regional Excellence Scholarship: Top students from specific regions could receive up to $5,000 CAD, based on their admission average.
3. Gold Standard Scholarship: The top 5% of students in each faculty could receive up to $6,000, depending on their admission average.
University of Alberta International Scholarships 2024 | Application-Based Scholarships:
In addition to admission-based scholarships, there are more opportunities available. By applying early, you may qualify for extra scholarships, including:
1. President’s International Distinction Scholarship: Superior students with demonstrated leadership entering their first year of an undergraduate degree could receive up to $120,000 CAD over four years.
2. International Leader Scholarship: Well-rounded leaders with superior academics may receive up to $10,000 CAD.
3. May Quon Undergraduate Scholarship: Students with a superior admission average and self-declared financial need entering their first year could receive up to $100,000 (payable over 4 years).
4. Global Citizen Scholarship for IB Diploma Students: The University of Alberta Global Citizen Scholarship for IB Diploma International Students offers up to $53,000 per year for a maximum of 4 years to qualifying students.
Interested and eligible candidates must first secure admission to an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta, Canada. Subsequently, academic achievement will be the basis for the award, and recipients will be notified after receiving an admission offer from the university.
Application Deadline: January 11, 2024.