Lester B. Pearson International Scholarships 2023 at University of Toronto
The University of Toronto is offering the prestigious Lester B. Pearson International Scholarships, providing a unique opportunity to study at one of the world’s top universities in a vibrant and multicultural city. Applications for this scholarship are now open, inviting talented students from around the globe to apply and seize this privilege.
The Lester B. Pearson scholarship is awarded to students who exhibit outstanding academic performance, creativity, and leadership qualities in their school and community. This prestigious scholarship is offered annually and covers tuition, books, incidental fees, and full residence support for a four-year undergraduate program. Remember, the scholarship is exclusive to first-entry undergraduate programs and can only be availed at the University of Toronto.
The University of Toronto, established in 1827, is one of Canada’s oldest and most prestigious universities. It has a rich history of expansion and growth, including the federation with denominational colleges in the late 19th century. Notably, the university opened its doors to women in 1884. Throughout the 20th century, the university achieved significant milestones, such as the discovery of insulin in 1921. Today, the University of Toronto is a leading research and educational institution, consistently ranked among the top universities in the world. It offers a wide range of programs across three campuses and continues to contribute to Canada’s academic and research landscape.
Scholarship Sponsor(s): University of Toronto, Canada
Host Institution(s): University of Toronto, Canada
Scholarship Worth: Tuition, books, incidental fees, and full residence support
Number of Awards: Several
Study Level: Undergraduate
Nationality: All nationalities
Requirements and eligibility criteria for Lester B. Pearson International Scholarships 2023 at University of Toronto:
- Citizenship: International student (non-Canadian) requiring a study permit
- Education Level: Currently in the final year of secondary school or graduated no earlier than June 2023
- Start Date: Beginning 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)
Application Procedure for Lester B. Pearson International Scholarships 2023 at University of Toronto (How to apply);
To be considered for the Lester B. Pearson Scholarship at the University of Toronto, follow these steps:
- Nomination: Your high school must nominate you for the scholarship. High schools not already contacted should submit an application to participate in the program. High schools that participated in previous years will receive their nomination access in early September.
- Apply to U of T: Apply to study at the University of Toronto for September 2024 and complete your application for admission by the specified deadlines. You will be considered for the Pearson Scholarship based on your first-choice program at U of T.
- Pearson Scholarship Application: Once nominated by your school and after applying to the university, you can complete the online Lester B. Pearson Scholarship application. You will receive a private link to the scholarship application upon successful nomination.
Remember that if you are awarded the Pearson Scholarship, it will be restricted to your first-choice program at U of T at the time the scholarship decisions are made.
Application Deadline: November 30, 2023
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