There is a great opportunity for international students in their academic endeavour to apply for Lester B. Pearson International Scholarships to study in one of the foremost university in the world. This scholarship provides a seamless opportunity for erudite students to study at the University of Toronto and recognises candidates with exceptional leadership, academic and creative achievement with an emphasis on the future potential of the student to contribute in a positive way to the international community.
Scholarship Type: Full Scholarship
Scholarship level: Undergraduate
Scholarship Worth: Scholarship covers tuition fees, books, incidental fees, full residence support for four years
Subject Eligibility: Undergraduate courses at the University of Toronto
Eligibility and Selection Criteria:
- Applicants applying for Lester B. Pearson Scholarship at the University of Toronto must be an international student requiring a study permit.
- Applicant must be currently in the final year of secondary school or have graduated no earlier than June 2019.
- Applicants beginning their studies at the University of Toronto in September 2020. Students who are already enrolled for post-secondary studies are not eligible as well as students beginning their studies in January 2020 at another post-secondary institution.
- Applicants applying to become a Pearson Scholarship holder must be nominated by the secondary he/she attended and apply for an undergraduate programme at the University of Toronto. (High schools not already contacted/verified are asked to submit an application to participate in our program, available.
- Applicants are to apply for an undergraduate study at the University of Toronto begin their studies in 2020 and complete their application for admission by the appropriate deadlines. Applicant must note that to be considered for the Pearson Scholarship for your first choice of program at U of T. You may apply for several programs and may receive admission to them all; however, the Pearson Scholarship, if awarded to you, would be restricted to your first choice of program at U of T at the time our scholarship decisions are made.
- Applicant should know that once a nomination is received and you’ve applied to the university, you can complete the online Lester B. Pearson Scholarship application.