2023 Scholarships for Canadian and International students at Simon Fraser University
Simon Fraser University is currently accepting applications for the 2023 Scholarships for both Canadian and international students. These scholarships are open to outstanding candidates who are interested in pursuing an undergraduate degree at the university. If you meet the eligibility criteria, you are encouraged to apply and seize this opportunity to further your education at Simon Fraser University.
The scholarship opportunity is specifically intended for undergraduate students who have demonstrated exceptional academic performance. It is open to both Canadian and international students. If you are selected as a scholarship recipient, you will receive written notification from the Financial Aid and Awards office. Please note that due to the high number of applications received, scholarship funds may not be disbursed until the middle of the application term. We recommend planning accordingly. It’s important to know that if you have received an SFU entrance scholarship, you will not be eligible for any other scholarships administered by the university until the entrance scholarship has been fully awarded. This policy applies to any term in which the entrance scholarship is deferred.
Simon Fraser University (SFU) is a public research university located in Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada. Established in 1965, it was the first Canadian university to prioritize interdisciplinary education. SFU is known for its unique architectural design and commitment to progressive values, social responsibility, and community engagement. It has played a significant role in advancing research and education in various fields. SFU expanded with a downtown Vancouver campus in 1983, further strengthening its connection to the community. Today, SFU is recognized for its excellence in teaching, research, and community impact, offering a wide range of programs and contributing to the advancement of knowledge and society.
Scholarship Sponsor(s): Simon Fraser University, Canada
Host Institution(s): Simon Fraser University, Canada
Scholarship Worth: Tuition fee
Number of Awards: Several
Study Level: Undergraduates
Nationality: Domestic & International Students
Requirements and eligibility criteria for 2023 Scholarships for Canadian and International students at Simon Fraser University:
- Citizenship: Applicants must be Canadian or international students.
- Course Completion: Applicants must have completed at least 12 units of standard-graded courses at SFU.
- Course Enrollment: Applicants must be enrolled in a minimum of 12 units of standard graded courses at SFU during the term of application.
- Minimum CGPA: Applicants must have a minimum cumulative grade point average (CGPA) of 3.50 at SFU.
- Exclusions: Challenge, audit, and credit-free courses are not considered for eligibility.
- Co-op Enrollment: Enrollment in a Co-op term (3 units) does not fulfill the course enrollment requirement, as it is not considered a standard graded course.
- Students with Disabilities: Students with disabilities can apply for scholarships if they are enrolled in a minimum of 6 or more units of standard graded courses and meet all other eligibility requirements. They must provide a letter from SFU’s Centre for Accessible Learning (CAL) confirming their registration with the Centre at the time of application.
Application Procedure for 2023 Scholarships for Canadian and International Students at Simon Fraser University (How to apply);
Interested applicant who wants to apply for 2023 Scholarships for Canadian and International students at Simon Fraser University, must follow the steps below;
- Check the application period and the final deadline by referring to the Application Deadlines.
- Review the Summer 2023 Scholarship and Awards List to identify the scholarships or awards you wish to apply for.
- Access the Student Information System by logging in to go.sfu.ca.
- Click on “Student Center”.
- Navigate to the Financial Aid and Awards section located under Finances.
- Select “Apply for Scholarships/Awards”.
- On your online application, list the scholarships or awards you are interested in applying for.
- Complete the application form and submit it online.
- If any supporting documentation is required, email it to firstname.lastname@example.org before the application deadline.
- It is recommended to set up Direct Deposit through the Student Accounts Office to receive any eligible refunds promptly.
Application Deadline: August 28 – September 15, 2023
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