York University – Canada Full Undergraduate Scholarships
- Established for international undergraduate applicants, recognizing academic excellence, leadership qualities, exceptional community service and individual achievement.
- YORK OFFERS AWARDS & SCHOLARSHIPS SPECIFICALLY FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS RANGING FROM $100 TO $140,000.
- Study in at York University with a York University International Scholarships
- Founded in March 1959, and is now Canada’s third-largest university and its leading interdisciplinary research and teaching institution.
Field(s) of Study:
- Performance & Design;
- Environmental Studies;
- Lassonde School of Engineering;
- Liberal Arts & Professional Studies;
- Schulich School of Business
What does the scholarship cover? – 2 different scholarships
Global Leader of Tomorrow Award
- $80,000 – ($20,000 x 4 years)
- Highest academic average
- Leadership and demonstrated skills
- To renew – must have a high academic standing (7.80 on a 9-point York scale) in each academic year at York
- By submitting an application, you will also be considered for the other available international scholarships requiring an application.
International Entrance Scholarship
- $140,000 – ($35,000 x 4 years)
- Highest academic average
- Demonstrated leadership skill
- Letters of recommendation
- To renew – maintain a high academic standing (7.80 on a 9-point York scale) in each academic year at York.
- By submitting this application, you will also be considered for the other available international scholarships requiring an application.
How many scholarships are given?
- Not stated
Which countries are targeted?
- Any person who can obtain an international study permit in Canada
Am I Eligible to Apply for York University International Scholarships?
- Posses an excellent academic record (“A” average or equivalent)
- Have demonstrated leadership through community service or excellence in the arts, sports or other areas of individual achievement
- Applying directly from high school no more than two years after graduation and have no previous university or college studies
- Preference will be given to students who demonstrate financial need.
How to I Apply – Next Steps
- Here is a link to the application – https://secure.students.yorku.ca/international-scholarship-application
- You must check all the boxes and then enter your York School Reference Number (see photo below)
- An essay that includes your goals, ambitions and reasons for applying for York’s scholarship program (maximum 500 words) – Make this awesome!!!
- A statement outlining your financial need (maximum 250 words)
- One letter of reference
- A nomination letter from your school
- Financial Declaration Form
- A list of activities, community involvement, awards and honors. Include the start date/end date of the activity; name of the organization/school; number of hours; and relevant details.
- Feb 15
How do I get more information on York University International Scholarships?
- For More Information – York University – Scholarships for International Students