Why Apply for the Fully Funded Waterloo Undergraduate Scholarships?
The Awards provide an excellent opportunity for learners to work at this university through management coaching, organizational development courses, and secondments, applicants can appreciate important chances to develop their profession.
The Scholarships provide the candidates with the following benefits:
- The David Johnston–Lebovic Foundation International Experience Awards will be awarded worth up to $2,500 for a one-term study experience, $2,500 to $5,000 for a one-term work or volunteer experience, up to $10,000 for a two-term work or volunteer experience.
- The International Master’s Award of Excellence is valued at $2,500 per term for a maximum of 6 terms.
- University or Organization: University of Waterloo
- Application Deadline:
- For Undergraduate: April 15, July 15, November 15
- For Masters and PhD: Click here to view the program specific deadline.
- Course Level: Undergraduate, Masters, PhD
- Access Mode: Online
- Nationality: International
- The award can be taken in Canada
Fully Funded Waterloo Undergraduate Scholarships’ Eligibility
- Eligible Countries: International students
- Eligible Course or Subjects: The scholarships are open to study the undergraduate and Research-based Master’s and Ph.D. degrees in any subject offered by the University of Waterloo.
To be eligible for University of Waterloo Scholarships, applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Candidates who have good academic standing (normally a minimum 70% average at the undergraduate level; normally a minimum 75% average at the graduate level) are eligible to apply for these scholarships.
- Candidates must be full-time undergraduate and graduate students in any faculty who wish to participate in an international experience in Israel, including a minimally-paid or volunteer international co-op work placement, a volunteer placement, an academic exchange, or a study term related to academic requirements.
- International students with a valid Canadian study permit who are registered full time and assessed international tuition fees.
- Normally given to students in research-based programs (thesis or major research paper).
- Will normally only be given to students entering the first term of their program (term 1.0).
- Students must demonstrate academic excellence through criteria established by the Faculty.
- Students must meet the academic progress requirements of their program and not have outstanding probationary admission requirements.
- This award could be in addition to other internal or external scholarships (e.g., UW Graduate Scholarship, OGS, etc). Note: scholarships are different than sponsorship – see next bullet.
- Normally, students should not be concurrently receiving foreign government or agency sponsorship (e.g., China Scholarship Council, Libyan sponsorship, etc) or be fully or partially self-funded in excess of the Faculty minimum levels of support.
- Students grand-parented under the existing IMSA program cannot be nominated for an IMAE; however, a student previously awarded an IMSA for a previously completed master’s degree can be nominated for an IMAE.
- Students will be automatically considered for this award based on their application for admission. Departments and/or Faculty will define their own internal process by which they select recipients based on the eligibility criteria and allocation.
- Faculties may impose stricter eligibility criteria as appropriate.
How to Apply for the Fully Funded Waterloo Undergraduate Scholarships: Please follow the below steps to avail David Johnston–Lebovic Foundation International Experience Award scholarship:
- Candidates need to be admitted to the university in undergraduate and graduate degree programs. After the admission process, candidates can access the application on their forms pages.
- Candidates are required to attach a personal statement which will refer to the application form. All applicants must provide evidence of their English language ability to meet the minimum requirements for admission.
- Please follow the following application instructions to apply for the International Master’s Award of Excellence scholarship:
- Students will automatically be considered for this award based on their application for admission; hence no separate scholarship application is required.
- Departments and/or Faculties will select the students and nominate them for the scholarship.
- See the official website (link found below) for the application deadlines specific to each Master’s degree program.