Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
The Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship Program at the University of Toronto is intended to recognize international students who demonstrate exceptional academic achievement and creativity and who are recognized as leaders within their school. A special emphasis is placed on the impact the student has had on the life of their school and community, and their future potential to contribute positively to the global community.
Host Institution(s): University of Toronto, Canada
Level/Field of study: Undergraduate programme offered at the University
Number of Awards: Each year, approximately 37 students will be named Lester B. Pearson Scholars.
Target group: International students from around the world, including international students studying at Canadian high schools.
Scholarship value/inclusions/duration: The scholarship will cover tuition, books, incidental fees, and full residence support for four years.
To be eligible to apply to the Pearson International Scholarship, you must be:
To become a Pearson Scholar, you must be nominated by your school and apply to undergraduate studies at the University of Toronto. To apply, you’ll need to:
The school nomination deadline is 30 November 2018; the student admissions deadline is 17 December 2018; and the scholarship application deadline is 15 January 2019.
It is important to visit the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
Official Scholarship Website: http://future.utoronto.ca/pearson/about#about