The University of Toronto has a good reputation in teaching and research. As its regular practice every year, the school awards the Lester B. Pearson International Student Scholarship to International Students for a chance to study and take charge of their dreams in Canada.
U of T, as it is often called, attracts lots of students from all over the world. It is also among the top-ranked research institutes in the world. Students are properly trained to reflect the value of the school after their graduation. After your school days, you are going to be proud of the decision you have made.
The Lester B. Pearson Scholarship is fully funded and will cover the school fees, books, incidental fees, and accommodation during studies.
1 Field of Study
The scholarship supports all undergraduate degree programs that the University of Toronto offers. There are over 240 programs that candidates can apply for.
International students looking to win the Pearson International Student Scholarship should follow the instructions below:
- The potential awardee must be an international student, that is a citizen from an eligible country.
- The student must currently be in his or her final year in secondary school or graduated recently (No earlier than June of the same year of application).
- The potential receiver of the scholarship must be open to beginning studies In September of the year that the undergraduate program is expected to begin.
3 Target Countries
International Students from all countries and international students from high schools in Canada. The same set of rules applies to both.
4 Host Institution
Teaching and training is at the University of Toronto, Canada.
5 Scholarship Value
About 37 students out of those who applied will receive the Lester B. Pearson International Student Scholarship. The value of the Scholarship is not specified but rest assured that it is a fully funded support.
6 Application Instruction
Below are the steps to apply for the Scholarship:
- Get a nomination from your School to participate in this offer. High schools that were not contacted to participate should submit an application to get approval.
- Begin your registration by applying through the application link. Understand that only your first choice of program will be used to determine your scholarship. You can apply for several programs but only the first choice of program will get the slot.
- After successfully submitting your application, you will be sent a link to complete your Scholarship form online provided you have been nominated or chosen by your high school.
The deadline for the Lester B. Pearson International Student Scholarship is on January 15, 2024.
8 Scholarship Website
To gather more information about the Scholarship, you are to visit the Official Website.