The University of Alberta is delighted to invite applicants for the University of Alberta Undergraduate Centenary Scholarships for International Students 2018/2019 In Canada, eligible person are welcome to apply as they would be granted consideration.
The University of Alberta (also known as U of A and UAlberta) is a public research university located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. It was founded in 1908 by Alexander Cameron Rutherford, the first premier of Alberta, and Henry Marshall Tory,its first president. Its enabling legislation is the Post-secondary Learning Act.
The university comprises four campuses in Edmonton, the Augustana Campus in Camrose, and a staff centre in downtown Calgary. The original north campus consists of 150 buildings covering 50 city blocks on the south rim of the North Saskatchewan River valley, directly across from downtown Edmonton. 39,000 students from Canada and 150 other countries participate in 400 programs in 18 faculties.
Institution: University of Alberta
Value of Award: Variable from $20,000; payable over four years
To Be Taken At (Country): Canada
Eligible Countries: International
Eligibility: Awarded to students on a Study Permit with superior academic achievement entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta. Selection based on academic standing and demonstrated leadership qualities based on involvement in extracurricular and community activities. Renewal of funding for the second, third, and fourth years is contingent upon achieving a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a full normal course load at the University of Alberta while studying on a Study Permit. Students must have less than 24 IB, AP or A-level credits. Transfer students are not eligible for this scholarship.
How to Apply: Apply online through the International Major Scholarships in Bear Tracks under Undergraduate Awards.
At the time of application, students must have applied for admission to a degree program at the University of Alberta. You will receive a CCID and password when you apply for admission and must use this to access the awards application.
Application Deadline: 11:59 pm MST 18th December, 2017.
Award Providers: University of Alberta
Important Notes: University of Alberta Centenary Scholarship offers will be made starting in March 2018.