Fully Funded Study in Canada Scholarships Program
The Study in Canada program is now open for international students to commence their higher studies which is funded by Global Affairs Canada and EduCanada for August 2020.
The purpose of this program is to attract the international students from different countries and fields and raise opportunities for them in Canadian post-secondary institutions.
There is an excellent opportunity for all international students to win a fully-funded academic award which leads to a post-secondary or post-graduate certificate, diploma, or Master’s degree at a college, technical or vocational institute/university in Canada.
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- From January 2020 to March 31, 2020.
- A diploma
- Post-graduate certificate
- Master’s degree
- Following countries people may apply: Azerbaijan, Bhutan, Comoros, Djibouti, Fiji, Kazakhstan, Kiribati, Liberia, Mauritania, Micronesia, Palau, Tonga, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, and Vanuatu. Palestinian students from the West Bank, Gaza and East Jerusalem are also eligible.
- May Apply for higher education in any Canadian post-secondary institutions. There is no restriction on the discipline or field of study. To be eligible, programs must be able to be completed within two academic years or less with full-time status.
- Applicants must meet all the following criteria:
- International students from a diverse range of countries/territories and regions, to a broad range of study destinations across Canada, to various programs of study.
- Palestinian candidate students residing in the West Bank, Gaza and East Jerusalem are eligible and may be requested to provide supporting documentation demonstrating their Palestinian identity.
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- Must not be Canadian citizen and must not have applied for PR(permanent residency) in Canada;
- Must apply for admission to a full-time academic program at a Canadian post-secondary institution;
- Should indicate their interest in being considered for the Study in Canada Scholarships program when applying;
- Must not already be participating in a program funded by the Government of Canada;
- May already be enrolled in a degree or diploma program at a college, technical or vocational institute, or university in Canada;
- Must meet the entrance requirements for the proposed program of study at the time of submitting an application; and
- Must possess the linguistic competencies necessary to undertake studies in the language of instruction at the Canadian institution (English or French).
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Canadian post-secondary institutions are:
- Responsible for submitting applications on behalf of eligible candidates; and
- Encouraged to promote this application opportunity through faculty and staff members, as well as to partner institutions in eligible countries/territories.
How to Apply:
- Applicants students must first apply for admission to an academic program at a Canadian post-secondary institution of their choice. The Canadian institution is responsible for applying for the opportunity on behalf of the student.
- Supporting Documents:
- The required document are following:
- Online application form in one of the following formats: Proof of citizenship/identity, Letter of intent from the institution,
- Conditional letter of acceptance,
- Academic plan of the proposed candidate,
- CV of the proposed candidate,
- Privacy Notice Statement.
- Students should consider applying to the Canadian institution well before the March 2020 deadline, so that the Canadian institution has sufficient time to prepare applications on their behalf.
- Candidates must be proficient in the language of instruction at a Canadian institution (English or French) before coming to Canada. Language requirements are determined by each Canadian institution.
The Study in Canada scholarships program value varies which depends on the duration program and the level of study.
- Up-to CAD 60,000 for programs of 1 academic year in duration (for example: 2 academic terms of up to four months each)
- Up-to CAD 120,000 for programs of 2 academic years in duration (for example up to 20 months, including four academic terms of up to 4 months each and one intervening spring/summer term of up to 4 months)
- Also, funds allocated to the recipients by DFATD, the Canadian host institution may also claim CAD 500 per award recipient to assist with administrative costs once the recipient arrives in Canada.
- Visa/study/work permit fees/travel related to the collection of biometrics
- Economy-class airfare
- Health insurance
- Tuition fees and mandatory expenses for the academic program for up to 20 months
- Living expenses such as accommodation, utilities and food
- Ground transportation expenses, including a public transportation pass
- Books and supplies required for the recipient’s study or research, excluding computers and other equipment.
- Note: the award does not cover language training