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Lester Pearson International Scholarship Program 2020


2020 Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship Program

The Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship 2020 application is now open to study in Toronto.  Application deadline for Lester Pearson international  scholarship is January 15 2020

University of Toronto offers Lester Pearson Scholarship Program for study in Canada and is intended to recognize international scholars who display exceptional academic achievement, creativity and who are recognized as leaders within their school.

Pearson Lester Scholarship which is study funded is awarded annually to international students, these scholarships recognize outstanding students from around the world, including international students studying at Canadian high schools. This is U of T’s most prestigious and competitive scholarship for international students.  

Each year approximately 37 students will be named University of Toronto Lester Pearson Scholars. An international student nominated by their school will be invited to submit an application to the Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship 

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Scholarship Programme Eligibility
The Lester B. Pearson Scholarship at the University of Toronto is intended to recognize international students who are exceptional, demonstrate good 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.  Each year approximately 37 students will be named Lester B. Pearson Scholars. An international student nominated by their school will be invited to submit an application to the Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship 

Program Eligibility Criteria
  • An international student (i.e. a non-Canadian requiring a study permit).
  • An original and creative thinker committed to school and community.
  • A high achiever in academic and creative pursuits.
  • Enthusiastic about learning and intellectual exploration.
  • Have demonstrated strong leadership skills.
  • Currently in their final year of secondary school or have graduated no earlier than June 2019.
  • Intending to begin university in the upcoming academic year (students already attending post-secondary studies cannot be considered; students starting their studies in January 2020 at another post-secondary institution cannot be considered).

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Scholarship Programme – How To Apply
  • Be nominated by your school (High School or Secondary Schools not already contacted/verified are asked to submit an application to participate in our program which can be accessed within the main Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship webpage starting here.
  • Apply to study at the University of Toronto to begin your studies in 2020 and complete your application for admission by the appropriate deadlines.
  • Once we’ve received a nomination and you’ve applied to the university, you can complete the online Lester B. Pearson Scholarship application.

Scholarship Selection Procedure
On the basis of application/eligibility criteria, approximately 37 Scholars will be chosen annually at the University of Toronto Lester B. Pearson Scholarship. These scholarships are tenable only at the University of Toronto.

Scholarship Award Type
Scholarship – On Admission
Action: Nomination Required

Nationals Availability
International Students

Level of Study Programme
Undergraduate Programme

Scholarship Value/Amount
The Lester B. Pearson International Scholarships at University of Toronto will cover tuition, books, incidental fees, and full residence support for four years. The scholarship is tenable only at the University of Toronto.

Need More Info
Visit the Official Website of Lester B. Pearson International Scholarships, University of Toronto HERE

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