Details about The Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship Program at University of Toronto 2023
The Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship Program at University of Toronto 2023 is offered for Bachelors degree in the field of All subjects offered by the university. You can apply to this scholarship here. The deadline for the sending your application is 30 Nov 2023. This scholarship is provided by University of Toronto and the value of this scholarship is Full Funding, tuition fee + books + incidental costs . This scholarship is open for: Open to all nationals except Canada.
- Deadline: 30 Nov 2023
- Scholarship value: Full Funding, tuition fee + books + incidental costs
About the Scholarship:
The Lester B. Pearson International Scholarships at the University of Toronto provide an unparalleled opportunity for outstanding international students to study at one of the world’s best universities in one of the world’s most multicultural cities. The scholarship program is intended to recognize students who demonstrate exceptional academic achievement and creativity and who are recognized as leaders within their school. A special emphasis is placed on the impact the student has had on the life of their school and community, and their future potential to contribute positively to the global community. Awarded annually, these scholarships recognize outstanding students from around the world, including international students studying at Canadian high schools.
This is U of T’s most prestigious and competitive scholarship for international students. The Lester B. Pearson International Scholarships will cover tuition, books, incidental fees, and full residence support for four years. The scholarship is tenable only at the University of Toronto for first-entry, undergraduate programs. Each year approximately 37 students will be named Lester B. Pearson Scholars.
Eligibility for the Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship Program:
- Applicants must be international students (i.e. a non-Canadian requiring a study permit).
- Candidates should be currently in their final year of secondary school or have graduated no earlier than June 2023.
- Students must be beginning their studies at the University of Toronto in September 2024 (students already attending post-secondary studies cannot be considered; students starting their studies in January 2024 at another post-secondary institution cannot be considered).
Value of the scholarship:
The scholarship will cover tuition, books, incidental fees, and full residence support for four years.
How to apply?
- To become a Pearson Scholar, you must be nominated by your school and apply to undergraduate studies at the University of Toronto. Ask your school guidance counselor about being nominated. Once you’ve been nominated and have applied to the University of Toronto, you will be sent a personalized, secure link to the Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship application.
- Pearson Scholars are students who have demonstrated exceptional academic achievement and creativity, who are accepted as leaders within their school, and who have the potential to contribute to the global community in the future. They can be distinguished from other students who may have equally high academic results by virtue of their breadth of interest, intellectual energy and impact on the life of their school and community.