Lester B. Pearson International Scholarships 2024 at University of Toronto
The University of Toronto has opened applications for the 2023/2024 Lester B. Pearson International Scholarships. These scholarships are for outstanding students aiming to study at one of the world’s top-ranked universities, the University of Toronto in Canada.
The Lester B. Pearson Scholarship at U of T is among the most prestigious and competitive awards for international students. It’s designed to honor students with outstanding academic performance, creativity, and leadership in their school and community. Recipients of this annual scholarship receive full support, including tuition, books, fees, and residence, for the entire four-year undergraduate program.
The University of Toronto, founded in 1827 as King’s College and later renamed, has a rich history marked by growth and academic achievement. It evolved into a significant center for education and research, with notable contributions to science and medicine, such as the discovery of insulin. The university continues to excel across various disciplines and stands as a prestigious institution in Canada and globally.
Scholarship Sponsor(s): University of Toronto, Canada
Host Institution(s): University of Toronto, Canada
Scholarship Worth: The scholarship will cover tuition, books, incidental fees, and full residence support for four years.
Number of Awards: Several
Study Level: Undergraduate
Nationality: All nationalities
Requirements and eligibility criteria for Lester B. Pearson International Scholarships 2024 at University of Toronto:
- Must be an international student, meaning a non-Canadian requiring a study permit.
- Currently in the final year of secondary school or graduated no earlier than June 2023.
- Starting studies at the University of Toronto in September 2024 (students already in post-secondary studies or starting in January 2024 at another institution are not eligible).
Application Procedure for Lester B. Pearson International Scholarships 2024 at University of Toronto (How to apply);
To apply for the Pearson Scholarship at the University of Toronto, follow these steps:
- Get nominated by your school: If your high school hasn’t been contacted yet, they can apply to participate in the program. High schools that participated before will receive nomination access in early September.
- Apply to the University of Toronto: Submit your application for admission to start your studies in September 2024. Make sure to meet the application deadlines. You’ll be considered for the Pearson Scholarship based on your first choice of program at U of T. You can apply for multiple programs, but the scholarship is limited to your first choice when decisions are made.
- Once nominated and you’ve applied to the university, complete the online Lester B. Pearson Scholarship application. You’ll receive a private link for the scholarship application after a successful nomination by your school.
Application Deadline: November 30, 2023
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