Thursday, December 15, 2022

International Undergraduate Regional Scholarships from Vancouver Island University,Canada

Vancouver Island University(VIU) has evolved into a dynamic, internationally known university supporting a student population in excess of 18,000 full-time and part-time learners, including 1,100 international students, over 1,000 aboriginal students, and employing over 2,000 faculty and staff. VIU operates four campuses including a main campus in Nanaimo and regional campuses in Duncan, Powell River and Parksville•Qualicum. VIU is also the proud owner of Milner Gardens and Woodlands in Qualicum Beach, recently named one of the top 10 public gardens in Canada.

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Eligible countries
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VIU International Undergraduate Regional Scholarships
Number: Maximum of 8 each year (1 per region)
Amount: $5,000 per award

The scholarships are awarded to International students applying for entry into the first year of an undergraduate academic program. The award is based upon the entered grades from submitted High School transcripts. No application is necessary.

International Baccalaureate Scholarship
> Number: Maximum 2 each year
> Amount: $10,000

Open to all international students who have graduated with a full IB Diploma. Selection is based upon highest average of combined marks from an authorized International Baccalaureate school.  Minimum of 27 predicted points required to be considered. 

No application is necessary.

VIU World-Wide Entrance Scholarships
> Number: Maximum 20 each year
> Amount: $1,000 per award

 Provided annually to exceptional new long-term academic undergraduate student applicants (not one semester Education Abroad or Exchange students). Students who come to VIU for ESL with conditional acceptance into an undergraduate program will be considered for these scholarships. Awarded to up to 20 of the top applicants entering in the Fall semester based on entering grades from submitted transcripts. No application necessary.

Students are considered for scholarships at the time of admission, based on their submitted transcripts and application supporting documents. Scholarship selections are determined 6 weeks after this closing date. A separate application for scholarships is not required, as students will be automatically considered if they meet the scholarship criteria.

Deadline for application is February 15th prior to September entrance. Applications open after November 1.

It is important to visit official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Original Scholarship link