This scholarship is offered by University of British Columbia, Canada and it’s for Bachelor’s Degree
Deadline is December 2018 (annual)
The Donald A. Wehrung International Studen Award identifies with outstanding international freshmen and sophomore students from impoverished or war-prone areas who have achieved academic excellence under difficult circumstances, and who would be unable to attend university without financial assistance.
Level of study: Eligible undergraduate degrees offered by UBC.
No. of Awards: Not specified.
Target group: International students
Scholarship value: The value of the Award is proportional to your demonstrated financial need and enough to cover living expenses and tuition costs for your degree of study.
The Award may be renewed for up to three additional years of undergraduate study or to degree completion – whichever comes first – provided you achieve satisfactory academic standing in your faculty, continue to demonstrate financial need, and maintain your Canadian study permit (student visa).
To be considered for the International Leader of Tomorrow Award:
• You must be an international student who will be studying in Canada on a Canadian study permit.
• You must be applying for your first undergraduate degree.
• You must meet UBC’s admission requirements, including general and degree-specific requirements and the English Language Admission Standard.
• You must demonstrate superior academic achievement (at least an A average or equivalent standard) and leadership potential.
• You must have achieved academic excellence under difficult circumstances and have no financial means from family or other sources to pursue post-secondary education in your own country (because it is unavailable or unattainable) or outside your country (because it is unaffordable).
HOW TO APPLY:
Applications for the 2019/20 academic year is available at the official website.
Submit your award application and complete the online application for admission to UBC by 1 December 2018. You must meet the UBC English Language Admission Requirement by 31 January 2019.
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