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2024 University Of Ottawa Undergraduate Scholarship For International Students

University Of Ottawa Undergraduate Scholarship For International Students


2024 University Of Ottawa Undergraduate Scholarship For International Students

The University of Ottawa Undergraduate Scholarship is a renewable scholarship based on academic performance, applicable to students from Africa, Indonesia, Vietnam, China, South Korea, India, or Bangladesh studying in English.

This renewable scholarship is available to international students from African countries admitted in the Fall 2024 term (September start date) or later, with an admission average of 80% or higher. It applies to those studying in English and enrolling in specified undergraduate programs within the faculties of Engineering, Science, or Social Sciences.

This substantial financial contribution to their education results in a reduction of their tuition fees by $17,500 to $25,000 for excellence scholarships and by $12,000 to $20,000 for entrance scholarships annually, depending on the program.

Scholarship Summary

Scholarship Details:

All eligible students will automatically receive the scholarship upon enrollment, and it will be directly applied to their tuition fees.

The Entrance scholarship cannot be combined with the Excellence Scholarship for African Students Studying in English.

Our scholarship program is among the most generous in Canada, acknowledging not only your pre-university academic accomplishments but also recognizing your achievements each term of full-time study at the university. The new scholarship offers African students studying in English access to various pilot programs across three faculties at a significantly reduced tuition cost.

Excellence scholarships are awarded through a competitive process among the top candidates with an admission average of 90% or higher who apply for admission by April 1, 2024, and whose admission has been processed by April 15, 2024. Candidates whose first choice is the University of Ottawa will be favoured. Recipients must start their program in September. Insofar as possible and to maximize diversity, each faculty will award the same number of scholarships.

Scholarship Requirements:

All eligible students are considered for this award and will be notified at the time of their admission. Although no application is required for this scholarship, recipients will be asked to submit proof of citizenship of a country of territory in Africa before receiving their first installments.

The applicant must:

  1. be an international student with a valid study permit;
  2. have citizenship from one of the countries in Africa, India, Bangladesh, Indonesia or Vietnam ;
  3. be enrolled full-time; and
  4. For the Entrance scholarship: have an admission average of 89.99% or lower once converted in our grading scale
  5. For the Excellence scholarship: have an admission average of a minimum of 90% once converted in our grading
  6. be newly admitted in one of the following undergraduate programs offered in English or with the French Immersion

• Engineering: Civil Engineering; Chemical Engineering
• Social sciences: Sociology; Anthropology; International Development and Globalization; Conflict Studies; Public Administration
• Sciences: All programs except the Honours BSc in Biochemistry / BASc in Chemical Engineering; Honours BSc in Physics/BASc in Electrical Engineering; and Honours BSc in Ophthalmic Medical Technology

Scholarship Duration and Reward

The entrance and excellence scholarship will provide incoming students with a four-year scholarship to cover the partial cost of their university tuition.

All amounts are in Canadian dollars. These scholarships may be renewed for up to 12 terms.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified applicants should apply using the link below; 

  • First the student has to apply here:
  • Then the University would receive the application and generate a Student Number which the prospective student would use to login to the school’s portal, UOZone, and then submit their results and documents for review.
  • After a successful review, they will be offered a conditional admission offer which will include the scholarship depending on their average.
    The submission deadline for all 2022 nominations is by 5:00 p.m., Central Time, on or before 31st March, 2022.
    For more information about the Entrance & Excellence Scholarships, contact Collins.[email protected] or
    call +2349071235106

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