York University

President's International Scholarship of Excellence

Save Discard
Provided byYork University
Number Available20
Type of AwardScholarship
RenewableYes, 3 year(s)


Level of StudyBachelor;
Field of StudyAny Field of Study
Year of StudyEntering first year
Course LoadFull-time or Part-time
School of StudyYork University
Region of StudyCanada
Schools AttendedAny School
Region of ResidenceInternational or Visa Student
Academic Standing0
Financial NeedNo
CitizenshipAny but Canada
Status in CanadaStudy Permit
Automatic ConsiderationNo


The President's International Scholarship of Excellence will be awarded to international high school applicants who are entering their first year of a four-year undergraduate degree program at York University and demonstrate academic excellence, commitment to volunteer work and extracurricular activities, and leadership skills. A minimum 80% (A) final admission average is required for consideration. Financial need may also be considered in the selection process. Recipients will represent a variety of regions around the world and will be referred to as 'President's International Scholars'. This scholarship will be renewable for an additional three years of full-time study or until degree completion (whichever comes first) provided the recipient completes a minimum of 24 credits each Fall/Winter session with a minimum sessional grade point average of 6.0. If recipient's immigration status changes at any time while studying at York and they are exempted from paying international fees for any reason, the value of this award will be adjusted to reflect domestic tuition fee values.

Application Process:

Minimum 'A' average or equivalent (York factor 8 or 9) required to be considered. Application form consists of a personal statement from applicant (500 words or less), financial profile, list of activities and volunteer experiences and two letters of reference one of which must be academic.

Contact Information

Contact NameScholarships & Bursaries
TitleOffice of Admissions
AddressBennett Center for Student Services- 3rd Floor Reception, 99 Ian Macdonald Blvd
Toronto, ON
Postal CodeM3J 1P3
Phone(416) 736-5000
Fax(416) 736-5386
Application Addresshttps://sfs.yorku.ca/scholarships/award-search?awardID=4849
Friday, December 08, 2023

Share This