Funded 2016/2017 UBC International Major Entrance Scholarship, Canada

UBCDeadline:Submit applications on or before 1 Dec 2016

Every year, International Major Entrance Scholarships (IMES) are awarded to outstanding international students taking up undergraduate programs at UBC.  Accepted students will receive their scholarships once they enter their first year at UBC, and these scholarships will be renewable for up to three additional years of study.

Host Institution:

Scholarship studies will be undertaken at University of British Columbia in Canada

Eligible Courses:

All Undergraduate degrees as offered by UBC

Number of scholarships:

Not indicated

Eligible countries:

The exact number and level of scholarships varies each year, depending on available funding.

Scholarship value/duration:

The scholarship will amount to $40,000 CAD, payable at up to $10,000 CAD per year for four years.

Eligibility Criteria:

To be eligible for the IMES, you must:

  • • be a new student to UBC, entering directly from secondary school
  • • be an international student who will be studying at UBC on a Canadian study permit (student visa). (Changes to your citizenship status will affect your IMES eligibility.)
  • • demonstrate exceptional academic achievement, intellectual promise, as well as impressive extracurricular and community involvement
  • Apply to UBC by December 1

How to apply

Applications will open on 22 August 2016.

To be considered for the scholarship, you must apply to UBC by 1 December 2016.

Please visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Click here to apply


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