Simon Fraser University (SFU) in Canada welcomes applications for the Undergraduate Scholars Entrance Scholarships available for foreign candidates in 2021/2022 academic session.
Founded in 1965, SFU has grown to become Canada’s foremost comprehensive university with exciting campuses in British Columbia’s biggest metropolises — Vancouver, Burnaby and Surrey — and deep foundations in partner communities all through the province and all over the world. The university’s vision is to be the foremost engaged university characterised by its dynamic integration of cutting-edge education, cutting-edge research and far-reaching community participation—it is this is the strategic vision that will steer Simon Fraser University’s actions and advances in the years to come.
SFU acknowledges high school candidates who display excellence in both their academic and extracurricular undertakings. The worth of Undergraduate Scholars Entrance Scholarships may vary from $10,000 up to an amount adequate to provide all tuition and compulsory additional fees normally required for the conclusion of a candidate’s first undergraduate degree at SFU.
Scholarship awards are obtainable to domestic and foreign high school candidates admitted for the fall term to an undergraduate degree program in any faculty.
SFU functions in accordance to British Columbia University Act, with two governing bodies. The board of governors is in charge of the business of the school, and the senate runs academic affairs. The president, backed by the vice-presidents and deans, handles the management and administration of the school. The chancellor is a member of the senate and the board of governors, but not a staff of the school.
Regularly rated among Canada’s top comprehensive schools and listed to the Times Higher Education list of 100 world universities under 50, SFU is also the first member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association from Canada, the world’s biggest college sports association.
Worth of Award
The Undergraduate Scholars Entrance Scholarships provide;
- $10,000 up to an amount adequate to provide tuition and compulsory supplementary fees
- Additional funding, in the form of a living stipend, may be granted to support exceptionally talented candidates with proven financial need
Note: The University expects that candidates will make arrangements for their own funding to meet immigration conditions for the issuance and/or renewal of student permits and visas. An offer of admission to SFU does not guarantee financial support. Bursaries managed by SFU, granted on the basis of financial need, are granted as additional funding and cannot be utilised for the core funding needed to meet immigration conditions.
Candidates can link up with a community of scholars, link up with advisors, plan courses & be introduced to other resources
Dedicated ongoing advising & mentorship
Candidates will be linked with an Academic Advisor and an Engagement Coordinator
Participation in an adaptable personal growth and leadership program, with online & in-person constituents.
Priority access to residence
‘Front of the line’ program enrollment priority
The following scholarship awards are comprised in this competition:
- SFU Int’l Undergraduate Scholars Entrance Scholarship Award
- SFU Int’l Undergraduate Scholars Entrance Scholarship Award with Distinction
- Tadeusz Specht Memorial Scholarship Award in Science and Health Sciences
Eligibility for Undergraduate Scholars Entrance Scholarships
The ensuing are the eligibility conditions for the Undergraduate Scholars Entrance Scholarships;
- Scholarship awards are obtainable to domestic and foreign high school candidates admitted for the fall term to an undergraduate degree program in any faculty.
- Minimum grades in the 90% percentile or at least 31 International Baccalaureate points
- SFU acknowledges high school candidates who display excellence in both their academic and extracurricular undertakings.
How to Apply for Undergraduate Scholars Entrance Scholarships
To submit an application for the Undergraduate Scholars Entrance Scholarships, go to the website and log into the application website.
Beedie School of Business and Sustainable Energy Engineering Candidates: Your entrance scholarship award application will be utilised in place of the Supplemental Application for admission to your program and also for the scholarship award competition.
Application ends on December 15, 2020.
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