Outstanding candidates from all around the World, have a chance at studying for an Undergraduate Course with great financial benefits, by applying for the International Undergraduate Entrance Scholarship.
This Award is sponsored by the University of Guelph, for the 2020-2021 academic session.
The funding program is to support outstanding students, applying for admission to a full-time Undergraduate Degree Program at the University.
About The Awarding Institution
The University of Guelph, popularly known as “U of G”, is a comprehensive Public Research University that is located in Guelph, Ontario, Canada.
It was established in 1964, after the amalgamation of the Ontario Agricultural College, the MacDonald Institute and the Ontario Veterinary College.
It has since grown to an Institution of more than 32,000 students, and over 1,500 Faculty (academic staff).
It offers in a very flexible mode, 94 Undergraduate Degree Programs, and 6 Associate Degrees, in many different disciplines, which includes more than 90 majors in 13 Degree Programs, and 63 open learning/distance education opportunities.
Why You Should Study At The University Of Guelph
Known for its beautiful, safe campuses and welcoming supportive culture, U of G blends historical and modern architecture, with cutting-edge technology.
The living and learning environments, encourages exploration and the interdisciplinary sharing of new ideas, critical for meeting challenges, posed by our more complex and inter connected world.
The Faculty Scholars and Researchers, provide students with groundbreaking research opportunities, in laboratories, art studios, libraries and in the field.
Student engagement is fundamental to learning and research at U of G, focusing on the “whole student”. U of G gives its graduates the tools and skills to make a difference in our ever-changing world.
Students will improve their knowledge, and work experience through the University of Guelph’s work-study program.
The University also offers various Scholarships or work opportunities to its students. According to a study in 2012 by the Impact Group, the University of Guelph is Canada’s most inventive University in terms of invention disclosures per full-time faculty member, and a number of inventions per million dollars of research funding.
Additionally, the University of Guelph’s sustainability MBA program was ranked as the best sustainability MBA in Canada, and 9th in the world, during the 16th annual Better World MBA Rankings in 2018 by the Toronto based Corporate Knights.
International Undergraduate Entrance Scholarship
Awarding Institution: University of Guelph
Course Level of Study: Undergraduate
Award: $5,500 – $8,500
Access Mode: Online (Application process is carried out online)
Nationality: International (Applicants from across the globe)
Deadline for the Application: June 1, 2020
What Determines Eligibility?
Applicants of any Nationality are eligible to apply.
Acceptable Course of Study: Applicants will be deemed eligible for the award, if they apply for an Undergraduate Course in any subject, offered by the University.
To continue to benefit from the Award, recipients of the Award must remain registered in full-time study, and will have to achieve a minimum 80.0% average in their previous academic year of full-time study (typically fall/winter).
How To Apply For The International Undergraduate Entrance Scholarship
Interested candidates seeking for this opportunity, are required to submit an Application Form to the University.
Required Documents: applicants are also required to submit the following documents: CV, Proof of language proficiency (international candidates) and Contact information (email, address, phone number).
To be deemed admissible, applicants will need to meet all the entry requirements of the University.
Applicants are also expected to have a very good command of the English language. This might require a proof of proficiency. Therefore, the application should be written in English Language.
Benefits Of The Award
The University of Guelph will provide award amount in the range of $5,500 – $8,500 for the first year of study, and consequently awarded students will receive $4,000 for other years of continuous study.