The University of Calgary International Entrance Scholarship is a prestigious and highly coveted award that aims to recognize the outstanding accomplishments of an international student who is beginning their undergraduate studies. It should be noted that the criteria for them to obtain the University of Calgary International Entrance Scholarship include not only academic excellence but also accomplishments outside the classroom.
The University of Calgary is a public research university which is located in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The University of Calgary started in 1944 and it became an institute which has the power to run its own affairs by becoming an autonomous university in 1966 having been a separate institute from the Calgary branch of the University of Alberta which was founded in 1908. The University of Calgary is offering the International Entrance Scholarship to International undergraduates who are a student looking to start their first year in Canada.
Benefits are attached to the University of Calgary International Entrance Scholarship 2020 as the selected International undergraduates will be entitled to the benefits. Below is the specified benefit attached to the award or Scholarship:
- The award value of the University of Calgary International Entrance Scholarship 2020 is $15,000 which is renewable over the course of your years of study
It should be noted that the University of Calgary intends to pick two (2) qualified International undergraduates from any Faculty specified by the student. The donors of the University of Calgary International Entrance Scholarship 2020 prize is University of Calgary/Enrolment Services.
As an international student looking to begin their first year at the University of Calgary in Canada, this Scholarship call is a great opportunity to do so. However, there are certain eligibility criteria and requirements that must be met in order for your application to be considered. These eligibility requirements are as follows:
- The University of Calgary International Entrance Scholarship is offered yearly to undergraduate international students entering the first year of any undergraduate degree in the upcoming fall term. These students must have satisfied the university’s English Language Proficiency requirement
- The award is renewable in the second, third and fourth year at the University of Calgary, provided recipients maintain a good academic performance with a GPA of 2.60 or more over a minimum of 24.00 units in the previous fall and winter session
- Academic merit
Note that application is only open to International students who are not Canadian citizens or students who are Permanent Residents of Canada.
Interested and qualified International undergraduates are encouraged to carefully read the eligibility guidelines and procedures at the University of Calgary official online platform (stated below) before proceeding to apply for its International Entrance Scholarship 2020.
Eligible and qualified are to apply for the University of Calgary International Entrance Scholarship 2020 before the deadline date scheduled for 1st December 2020.
Students are advised to visit the online platform for more information.
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