Government of Canada International Scholarships 2023/2024 at University of Alberta

Government of Canada International Scholarships 2023/2024 at University of Alberta

Government of Canada International Scholarships 2023/2024 at University of Alberta

The Government of Canada in collaboration with University of Alberta are pleased to welcome new academically sound international students in the country by urging them to partake on their ongoing International Scholarships for the 2023-2024 academic session.

The scholarship program is a fully funded scheme, and often opened up for both undergraduates and postgraduates who seek to further their academics but faces highly financial challenges. The programme often varies depending on the country as they aim at supporting candidates from abroad with several opportunities to study, conduct research, or gain professional development in Canada on a short-term basis.

The Canadian Government Scholarships domiciled at the University of Alberta provides scholarship awards depending on the duration and level of study. The scholarship includes:

SEE ALSO: Commonwealth Scholarship 2023/2024 Application (Fully Funded)

Scholarship summary:

Scholarship Sponsor(s): Government of Canada

Scholarship Type: Full Funding

Host Institution(s): University of Alberta, Canada

Scholarship Worth: Varies

Number of Awards: Several

Study Level: Undergraduate and Postgraduate

Nationality: International Students

Scholarship values vary depending on the duration and level of study. The table below summarizes the scholarship values for the different programs:

Award Amount Duration Level of Study Program
$15,900 CAD 8 months Undergraduate SEED, Study in Canada Scholarships
$12,700 CAD 5-6 months Graduate SEED, Study in Canada Scholarships
$11,100 CAD 5-6 months Graduate ELAP
$10,200 CAD 4 months Undergraduate; Graduate SEED, Study in Canada Scholarships
$8,200 CAD 4 months Undergraduate; Graduate ELAP

Requirements and eligibility criteria for the 2023/2024 Government of Canada International Scholarships;

  • An undergraduate applicant applying for a research-based experience is to provide a written institutional collaboration and student exchange agreement or a Letter of Invitation from the University of Alberta professor who has agreed to supervise you.
  • For graduate applications, an inter-institutional agreement is desirable but not mandatory.
  • Student applicants must be enrolled full-time in their proposed degree program at the time of application.
  • Must be proficient in the language of instruction at the Canadian institution (English or French) before their arrival in Canada, as the scholarship does not cover language training.

SEE ALSO: Deakin University Scholarship for Excellence 2023 for International Students

Application Procedures for the Government of Canada International Scholarships 2023/2024 (How To Apply):

Interested applicants who meets the above requirements and eligibility for this opportunity are expected to proceed with finding a host professor/supervisor. Email professors you would potentially like to work with the following information:

  • Your full name and contact information
  • Your home University and home country
  • Whether you are currently an undergraduate (bachelor) or graduate (master or doctoral) student
  • Which year of your degree program you are in
  • The full name of the scholarship program you would be applying for
  • How long you wish to do research for (4 months, 5-6 months, 8 months)
  • Your ideal start date (must finish no later than February 1 each year)
  • Documents such as your CV/resume, university academic transcripts, and/or cover letter
  • A link to the information for host supervisors

Once the applicant has found a potential host supervisor, the applicant will work together with their home institution and UAlberta host supervisor to gather the required supporting documents which will then be submitted while also completing the Electronic Application Form.

Application Deadline: Not specified

For more information about this opportunity, Visit the Official Website.

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