York University International Entrance Scholarships for Undergraduate Students

York University is inviting applications from outstanding international students wishing to undertake Bachelor studies for York University International Entrance Scholarships for Undergraduate Students.

The York University is a public research university in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. It is Canada’s third-largest university. York University has approximately 52,300 students, 7,000 faculty and staff, and 295,000 alumni worldwide.

The York University UK,  is also of high standing and beyond UK, York University has her campuses at various locations in the world as they are still delivering standard education to all students in any of her campuses.

The University is one of the most admired in the world of education, the university is highly ranked  in the world and even in their position world ranking, the institution is still pursuing the vision of being even the worlds number 1

The Scholarship Award

York University Automatic Entrance Scholarships
International applicants studying the Canadian curriculum at a secondary school within or outside of Canada are eligible for this award.
No award application required.

BASED ON FINAL ADMISSION AVERAGE:

95%+ (42-45 IB diploma points) — $3,500 (renewable for 3 additional years)*
90-94.9% (36-41 IB diploma points) — $2,000
85-89.9% (33-35 IB diploma points) — $1,000
80-84.9% (30-32 IB diploma points) — $500

$500 – $14,000

*Renewable for three years based on grade point average and course load requirements.

To renew York University Automatic Entrance Scholarships, recipients must maintain a minimum 8.0 Grade Point Average (GPA) over a minimum of 24 credits taken during the entire academic year (previous Summer and Fall/Winter sessions).
Additional $500 — Student Life Award

Students who qualify for one of the scholarships above and accept their offer of admission by the date indicated in the offer letter will also qualify for the Student Life Award valued at $500 (one time only for all). This unique award is designed to help students with the cost of books, eating on campus, etc. and will be applied to their YU Card.

York University Talent Entrance Scholarships

For applicants to programs in the School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design (AMPD)
No award application required $1,000
Lassonde Entrance Scholarships
For Lassonde school of Engineering applicants
No award application required $2,000
Columbia International Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies Entrance Scholarship
For Liberal Arts & Professional Studies applicants
No award application required $1,000
Liberal Arts & Professional Studies International Student Entrance Scholarship
For Liberal Arts & Professional Studies applicants
No award application required $2,000
Liberal Arts & Professional Studies Ryan Schools of India Entrance Scholarship
For Liberal Arts & Professional Studies applicants
No award application required $2,500
Faculty of Science Entrance Scholarship
For Faculty of Science applicants
No award application required $2,000
York Science Scholars Award
For Faculty of Science applicants and requires an application
$5,000 as an entrance scholarship + $5,000 as a guaranteed summer research position following the first year of study

Deadline for Application

The previous Application Deadline was: February 22, 2019
For more information – http://science.yorku.ca/future-students/scholarsaward/
$10,000

You can click here for other current scholarships for international students in Canada

International Scholarships and Awards Requiring an Application

To be considered for the scholarships and awards below, you must submit the International Student Scholarship & Award Application. These scholarships and awards are for applicants with an exceptional academic profile, and who demonstrate leadership through community service or excellence in the arts or sport. Students do not need an offer of admission to apply for York entrance awards and scholarships.
Note: Scholarship values are subject to change.

Important dates:

The Fall/Winter 2019-2020 application will open on December 14, 2018.
The application deadline is February 1, 2019.

Full details will be available in the International Student Scholarship & Award Application form when it opens in mid-December.

A 9-digit York reference number is required, which you will receive within 5 business days of applying to York. We strongly encourage you to submit your application to York by January 15, 2019 at the latest.

Requirements:

Must be an international student who is required to have a Study Permit to study in Canada
Must have applied to an undergraduate degree program at York that begins in Fall 2019
Must have applied to York directly from high school no more than two years after graduation, and have no previous university or college studies

Must have an excellent academic record with a minimum “A” average or equivalent

Must have demonstrated leadership through community service or excellence in the arts, sports, or other areas of individual achievement

Must be nominated by their high school (schools may nominate one student only)

The nominated student will be considered for the International Entrance Scholarship of Distinction, the Global Leader of Tomorrow Award, the International Circle of Scholars Scholarships, and the York University Academic Excellence Scholarships

Candidates must speak to their school guidance counselor, principal, or administration about the York International Student Scholarship & Award Application, and receive confirmation that they are the individual from that school who has been nominated

The candidate must then provide the name, position, e-mail, and phone number of the nominator in the application form

Must upload one letter of recommendation

Must ensure all required documents are shown as “Received” in the York application (MyFile), by February 1, 2019 at 11:59:59pm, Eastern Time

Must complete and submit the online International Student Scholarship Application by February 1, 2019 at 11:59:59pm, Eastern Time

Award winners will be notified by May 1, 2019.

 

By submitting the International Student Scholarship & Award Application, you will be considered for all of the scholarships listed below:

AWARDS AMOUNT

International Entrance Scholarship of Distinction
Three (3) of these scholarships are awarded per year, valued at $35,000/year. It is renewable for an additional three years of full-time undergraduate study if the student maintains high academic standing each year, bringing it to a total of $140,000 over four years. $140,000 ($35,000 x 4 years)

Global Leader of Tomorrow Award for International Students

Two (2) of these scholarships are awarded per year, valued at $20,000/year. It is renewable for an additional three years of full-time undergraduate study if the student maintains high academic standing each year, bringing it to a total of $80,000 over four years. $80,000 ($20,000 x 4 years)

International Circle of Scholar’s Scholarship

One (1) of these scholarships is awarded per year, valued at $15,000. It is for $15,000 towards a student’s first year of study. $15,000

York University Academic Excellence Scholarships for International Students
Five (5) to 10 of these scholarships are awarded per year, valued at $5,000 to $10,000. It is for $5,000 to $10,000 towards a student’s first year of study. $5,000-10,000

EMPLOYMENT

Visit the York International website for information on job opportunities available to international students at York.
OTHER SOURCES / EXTERNAL FUNDING

Many organizations offer awards and/or scholarships. Sites noted below are helpful for information on additional funding opportunities.

Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade (DFAIT)

The Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada (AUCC)

iStudent Canada

The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) – for graduate studies
York awards search

(Find in-class, summer, graduating and other award types in one central database. Entrance awards mentioned above are also listed in this database. Search for additional awards by keyword, i.e., international, athlete, program name, home country, etc.)

How to Apply for York University International Entrance Scholarships

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