Lakehead University offers one of the top entrance scholarship programs to direct from high school Canadian students in the country.
Academic Entrance Scholarships 2018-2019
Academic Average Scholarship Total (value/year) Scholarships Available
*95.0% += FREE TUITION (Free Tuition x 4 years)* UNLIMITED
90.0% - 94.9% = $10,000 ($2,500 x 4 ears)† UNLIMITED
85.0% - 89.9% = $5,000 ($1,250 x 4 years) UNLIMITED
80.0% - 84.9% = $3,000 ($750 x 4 years) UNLIMITED
Who Is Eligible?
Academic Entrance Scholarships are automatically awarded, with no application required, to scholars entering Lakehead University directly from a recognized Canadian high school curriculum.
Are Entrance Scholarships Renewable?
Yes – students awarded a renewable Academic Entrance Scholarship must maintain a minimum 80% or 90% average in each academic year, according to the terms found in the Scholarship Offer. A normal full course load is required in each year of study.
* Renewable providing a 90% average is achieved in each academic year. If a student’s university academic average falls between 80.0% - 89.9%, the student will receive an amended scholarship valued at $2,500 / year for each subsequent academic year for the remaining term of the scholarship.
† Renewable providing an 80% average is achieved in each academic year.
How and When Are Entrance Scholarship Offers Made?
Entrance Scholarship averages are calculated at three separate times throughout the year. The highest offer is provided to you and your scholarship offer cannot decrease.
March: Top six (6) Grade 12 U or M midterm academic marks available at the time of the scholarships offer. If six (6) marks are not available, then the top Grade 11 U or M marks will be used to count to six (6).
May: Top six (6) Grade 12 U or M midterm and final academic marks will be used at the time of the scholarship offer.
July: Top six (6) Grade 12 U or M final marks will be used at the time of the scholarship offer.
If you are from a different province, you must ensure your transcript is provided to the Office of Enrolment Services - Undergraduate Admissions as per the following:
For March calculations, transcripts are due by February
For May calculations, transcripts are due by April
For July calculations, transcripts are due by July
Can The Value Of My Entrance Scholarship Offer Change?
Yes, your scholarship offer can always improve! Your final Entrance Scholarship value will be the best value from any of the three rounds.
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