Although a lot of people are arguing for the United States as the country with the most qualitative education on the planet at the moment, Canada is not far behind when it comes to the provision of quality university education. One aspect where the latter appears to be arguably slightly better than the former is the provision of supports to needy students.
The government of Canada and some institutions in the country, through some of their alumni have come up with ways to help make sure students get the desired qualitative education in Canada. Most of the time, the help will be reliant on the performance and consistency of the applicant for such aids.
The aids could come in the form of grants and scholarships, with a lot of colleges and universities in Canada providing scholarships to students most especially, international students. Many students from various areas across the globe have switched to the country within the past few years and they are already enjoying top-class education at no cost via scholarship programs.
York University Global Leader of Tomorrow Scholarships for International Students
York University is a public research institution in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. It is Canada’s third-largest university and has around 55,700 students and over 315,000 alumni all over the world. Most of York’s programs have gained both national and international recognition. York has Canada’s oldest film school, which has been ranked as one of the best in Canada.
The institution is offering full-tuition scholarships every year to academic-excellent international students who want to pursue Bachelor studies at the university. The applicant must be applied to study for an undergraduate course in any of the following faculties to be considered: Arts, Media, Performance and Design, Environmental Studies, Education, Glendon, Health, Lassonde School of Engineering, Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, Sciences, or the Schulich School of Business.
- Application Deadline Date: February 1, 2020, 12:59:59 pm EST (Eastern Standard Time).
- Eligible Countries: International
- Scholarship to be taken in Canada
- Field of Study: Candidate students must apply to the following faculties: Arts, Media, Performance & Design; Environmental Studies; Education; Glendon; Health; Lassonde School of Engineering; Liberal Arts & Professional Studies; Science; or the Schulich School of Business.
- Type: Undergraduate
- Number of Awardees: Not specified
- Value of Scholarship: NA
- Duration of Scholarship: 4 years
Eligibility and Requirements
To be eligible, applicants is required to have a study permit to study in Canada, must have applied for an undergraduate degree program at York, must have applied directly from high school no more than two years after graduation, and have no previous university or college studies, must have showed leadership through community service or excellence in the arts, sports or other area of individual excellence.
The application deadline for the scholarship program is put in February annually and a letter of recommendation is expected to be submitted along with the application form. This is after ensuring that all required has been shown as “received” in the York application. The program is said to offer a scholarship funding of around $20,000 for a period of, at most, four (4) years.
How to Apply York University Global Leader of Tomorrow Scholarships
To apply for the York University Global Leader of Tomorrow Scholarships, visit the official scholarship website: https://go.yorku.ca/scholarship and visit http://futurestudents.yorku.ca/funding#intl for detailed information on how to apply.