International Student Entrance Scholarships Ongoing

Awarded By: University of Waterloo in Canada
Updated on Mar 7, 2024
Rekha Madi
Rekha Madi
University Research Analyst
Course: Bachelors
Deadline: Feb 1, 2024
Amount: CAD 10,000
Countries:
CanadaCanada

Scholarship Overview

International Student Entrance Scholarships are offered at University of Waterloo to those international students who are pursuing a Bachelors Degree. This is a Merit Based Scholarship, which is provided to only maximum number of students, depending on the University student. International Student Entrance Scholarships are valued at CAD 10000 for maximum number of students, depending on the University student who qualify from University of Waterloo. Also, the International Student Entrance Scholarships is a one time tuition reducing scholarship, offered in the first year of Bachelors Degree only. Applications for International Student Entrance Scholarships at University of Waterloo are filed separately. To be eligible for this scholarship students must have appeared for 12th grade. To be eligible for this award, international students must take English proficiency tests such as TOEFL, IELTS and PTE. Students will require the following documentation to apply for the scholarship: Official Transcripts. Along with the International Student Entrance Scholarships application. The eligibility of the students to qualify for International Student Entrance Scholarships would solely depend on the applicant’s admission to University of Waterloo Bachelors Degree, his/her aptitude for an overall contribution towards University of Waterloo community and of course the academic achievements.

Applicable course, university, and country

  • Bachelors in Legal Studies
  • Bachelor of Computing and Financial Management
  • Bachelors of Arts in Anthropology
  • Bachelors of Arts in Classical Studies
  • Bachelors of Arts in Communication Studies
  • Bachelors of Arts in English
  • Bachelors of Arts in Fine Arts
  • Bachelors of Arts in French
  • Bachelors of Arts in Gender and Social Justice
  • Bachelors of Arts in German
  • Bachelors of Arts in Global Business and Digital Arts
  • Bachelors of Arts in History
  • Bachelors of Arts in Honours Arts
  • Bachelors of Arts in Honours Arts and Business
  • Bachelors of Arts in Liberal Studies
  • Bachelors of Arts in Medieval Studies
  • Bachelors of Arts in Music
  • Bachelors of Arts in Peace and Conflict Studies
  • Bachelors of Arts in Philosophy
  • Bachelors of Arts in Political Science
  • Bachelors of Arts in Psychology (Bachelor of Arts degree)
  • Bachelors of Arts in Religious Studies
  • Bachelors of Arts in Sexuality, Marriage and Family Studies
  • Bachelors of Arts in Social Development Studies
  • Bachelors of Arts in Social Work
  • Bachelors of Arts in Sociology
  • Bachelors of Arts in Spanish
  • Bachelors of Arts in Theatre and Performance
  • Bachelor in Business Administration and Mathematics (Double degree)
  • Bachelor of Business Administration / Bachelor of Computer Science
  • Bachelors in Actuarial Science
  • Bachelors in Statistics
  • Bachelors in Biostatistics
  • Bachelors in Data Science
  • Bachelors in Mathematical Finance
  • Bachelors in Combinatorics and Optimization
  • Bachelors in Applied Mathematics
  • Bachelors in Computational Mathematics
  • Bachelors in Mathematical Economics
  • Bachelors in Mathematical Optimization
  • Bachelors in Mathematical Physics
  • Bachelors in Mathematical Studies
  • Bachelor of Education in Mathematics/Teaching
  • Bachelors in Pure Mathematics
  • Bachelors in Information Technology Management (ITM)
  • Bachelors in Mathematics/Chartered Professional Accountancy (Math/CPA)
  • Bachelors in Mathematics/Financial Analysis and Risk Management (FARM)
  • Bachelors in Software Engineering
  • Bachelors in Mathematics/Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Science in Honours Science and Aviation
  • Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Sciences
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology
  • Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry
  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology
  • Bachelor of Science in Physical Sciences
  • Bachelor of Science in Life Sciences
  • Bachelor of Science in Life Physics
  • Bachelor of Science in Honours Science
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science
  • Bachelor of Science in Earth Sciences
  • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry
  • Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology/Chartered Professional Accountancy
  • Bachelor of Science in Materials and Nanosciences
  • Bachelor of Science in Mathematical Physics
  • Bachelor of Science in Medicinal Chemistry
  • Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy
  • Bachelor of Science in Physics
  • Bachelor of Science in Physics and Astronomy
  • Bachelor of Science in Science and Business
  • Bachelor of Science in Optometry
  • Bachelor of Computer Science (BCS)
  • Bachelor of Science in Health Studies
  • Bachelors of Arts in Economics
  • Applicable for all UG courses

Scholarship amount details

The student will be awarded an amount of $10000.
Conversion rate used: 1 CAD = Rs. 61.33 (last updated 7th December 2023).
Scholarship amount will be given: One Time
Scholarship amount can be used for:

Type of Expense Indicates if the scholarship can be used for this type of expense
Tuition & Fees ✔ Scholarship amount can be used for this
Living Expense × Not covered in scholarship
Accommodation × Not covered in scholarship
Air Fare/Travel Expenses × Not covered in scholarship
Spouse/Child Care × Not covered in scholarship
Health Cover × Not covered in scholarship
Application × Not covered in scholarship
Others × Not covered in scholarship

Number of students to be awarded:
Varies

Eligible student nationality

India, United States Of America, United Kingdom, Australia, Singapore, New Zealand, Germany, Malaysia, Sweden, France, Switzerland, Netherlands, Denmark, Spain, Russia, United Arab Emirates, Ireland, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Norway, Japan, Thailand, Belgium, Armenia, Fiji, China, South Korea, Greece, Mauritius, Estonia, Luxembourg, Ukraine, South Africa, Hungary, Austria, Slovenia, Philippines, Cyprus, Bangladesh, Lithuania, Monaco, Nepal, Georgia, Hong Kong, Turkey, Malta, Bahrain, Barbados, Guyana, Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, American Samoa, Andorra, Angola, Anguilla, Antarctica, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bermuda, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, British Indian Ocean Territory, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Cayman Islands, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, Christmas Island, Cocos Islands, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Curacao, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, Finland, French Polynesia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Gibraltar, Greenland, Grenada, Guam, Guatemala, Guernsey, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Honduras, Iceland, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Isle of Man, Israel, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Jersey, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Macao, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mayotte, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Montserrat, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Netherlands Antilles, New Caledonia, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Northern Mariana Islands, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Pitcairn, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Reunion, Romania, Rwanda, Saint Barthelemy, Saint Helena, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Martin, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Swaziland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Togo, Tokelau, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Turks and Caicos Islands, Tuvalu, U.S. Virgin Islands, Uganda, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vatican, Venezuela, Vietnam, Wallis and Futuna, Western Sahara, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Appication Process for this scholarship

  • Official Transcripts are required

Scholarship Application:
Students will be auto-considered for this scholarship when they apply for the courses on which this scholarship is applicable.
No separate application is needed.

Application Documents:

Type of Document Indicates if Document is Required
Transcripts Required
Passport Required

Important Dates & FAQ info:

Info Date
Scholarship application open Not Available
Scholarship Deadline Not Available
Scholarship Decision date Not Available
Interview Date Not Available
FAQ Link https://uwaterlooca/find-out-more/financing/common-financing-questions
Contact email Not Available
Contact number Not Available

Scholarship Eligibility

  • Students must be enrolled at Waterloo in full-time degree studies for the entire September 2021
  • Students must be starting post-secondary studies in a degree program for the first time in September 2021
  • Students need to submit an Admission information form
  • BS Computer Science applicants also need to submit results of ‘Euclid Mathematics Contest’
  • Students must accept Offer of Admission by the date specified on the offer
  • TOEFL – Score of 90 is required with a minimum of 25 in writing and speaking
  • IELTS – Score of 65 is required with 65 in writing, 65 speaking, 60 reading, and 60 listening
  • PTE – Score of 63 is required with a minimum of 65 in writing and speaking sections

Special Restrictions:
No Special Restriction applicable
Exams Details:

Exam Name Indicates if Exam is Required and Cutoff (if any)
TOEFL Required (minimum score 90)
IELTS Required (minimum score 65)
PTE Required (minimum score 63)
12 Required (minimum score 900%)

iSchoolConnect Rating

4
The rating is done considering various factors

Frequently Asked Questions

The frequently asked questions about the scholarship are:

Who can apply for the Scholarship?
The scholarship is applicable to students from various countries.

What is the minimum Qualification Required?
To qualify for the award, candidates must have completed the 12th grade.

What is the procedure for applying?
Students will be auto-considered for this scholarship when they apply for the courses on which this scholarship is applicable. No separate application is needed.

What are the documents required for filling the forms?
Transcripts, Passport copy

What is the duration of the Scholarship?
One Time