Scholarship description: The University of British Columbia- UBC in Canada is currently offering need-based International Leader of Tomorrow (ILOT) Scholarships to deserving Undergraduate International Students for 2016/2017 academic session.
Application Deadline:Endeavor to submit applications on or before 1st December, 2016. Meet the UBC English Language Admission Requirement by 31st January, 2017.
Eligible Field of Study: All the courses on offer at the university
Scholarship Info: The University of British Columbia- UBC- Canada International Leader of Tomorrow (ILOT) Scholarships award and appreciate international students who demonstrate top notch academic achievement, leadership skills, involvement in student affairs and community service, recognized achievement in fields of endeavour such as the performing arts, sports, debating or creative writing, or external academic competitions and examinations.
A standard needs-assessment is made, based on financial information provided by students and their families.
Scholarship Type: These scholarships are for undergraduate degree programs
Selection Criteria and Eligibility
Note that interested applicants must be nominated by the high school they are currently attending, recently graduated from, or the college/university they are transferring from. To be eligible for a International Leader of Tomorrow scholarship, students must:
- be applying for their first undergraduate degree
- be admissible to the first choice program they are applying to, including meeting UBC’s English Language Admission Standard
- hold an excellent/brilliant academic record (at least an “A” average or equivalent standard)
- be termed an international student, and neither a Canadian citizen nor a permanent resident of Canada, and who will be studying in Canada on a Canadian Study Permit (visa)
- demonstrate a level of financial need that would otherwise prevent them from pursuing a UBC degree
- be entering a UBC undergraduate degree program from a recognized secondary school, college or other university
Number of Scholarships: several scholarships are available
Value of Scholarship: Each scholarship will cover costs of tuition, fees and living costs, excluding the financial contribution the student and their family can make annually towards these costs
Duration of Scholarship: The International Leader of Tomorrow Award is renewable for up to three additional years of undergraduate program, or to degree completion, whichever is less, provided the student achieves satisfactory academic standing in their faculty, continues to demonstrate financial need, and maintains their Canadian study permit (visa).
Eligible Countries: International students are eligible to apply.
Scholarship Country: Successful candidates will undertake scholarships at the University of British Columbia- UBC- Canada
How to Apply
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