Have you ever imagined studying in one of the friendliest and most vibrant countries? Your dreams can become a reality in 2024, thanks to the University of Ottawa Ontario’s generous Canadian fully funded scholarships for international undergraduates. In this blog post, we’ll walk you through this incredible opportunity, making it easy for you to understand how you can embark on an exciting academic journey in Canada.
The University Of Ottawa Ontario Undergraduate Canadian Fully Funded Scholarship is an average-based renewable scholarship for students from Africa, Indonesia, Vietnam, China, South Korea, India, or Bangladesh studying in English.
This renewable Canadian Fully Funded scholarship is offered to international students who are citizens of African countries, who are admitted in the Fall 2024 term (September start date) or later with an admission average of 80% or higher, who are studying in English, and who enroll in one of the specified undergraduate programs in the faculties of Engineering, Science, or Social Sciences.
This significant financial contribution to their education reduces their tuition fees by $17,500 from $25,000 for the excellence scholarships and by $12,000 from $20,000 for the entrance scholarships, depending on the program annually.
- Host Country: Canada
- Study Abroad: Study in Canada
- Category: Undergraduate Scholarships
- Eligible Countries: Africans | Other Developing countries
- Reward: Full Scholarship | $50,000 – $100,000 Grant
- No IELTS Required
- Deadline: April 1, 2024
All eligible students for this fully funded scholarship will automatically receive it upon enrollment. It will be applied directly to their tuition fees.
The Entrance scholarship cannot be combined with the Excellence Scholarship for African Students Studying in English.
Our scholarship program is one of the most generous in Canada. It rewards your pre-university academic achievements and achievements every term of full-time study at University. The new scholarship will give African students studying in English access to numerous pilot programs in three faculties for a significantly reduced cost of tuition.
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 Ontario will be favored. Recipients must start their program in September. Insofar as possible and to maximize diversity, each faculty will award the same number of scholarships.
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 or territory in Africa before receiving their first installments.
The applicant must:
- be an international student with a valid study permit;
- have citizenship from one of the countries in Africa, India, Bangladesh, Indonesia or Vietnam ;
- be enrolled full-time and
- For the Entrance scholarship, have an admission average of 89.99% or lower once converted in our grading scale.
- For the Excellence scholarship, have an admission average of a minimum of 90% once converted to our grading scale.
- Be newly admitted to one of the following undergraduate programs offered in English or with the French Immersion.
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The following are the course options:
- 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
Method of Application
Interested and qualified applicants should apply using the link below;
- First, the student has to apply here: https://www.ouac.on.ca/ouac-105/
- Then, the University would receive the application and generate a Student Number, which the prospective student would use to log into the school’s portal, UOZone, and then submit their results and documents for review.
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.
Deadline: April 1, 2024
The 2024 University of Ottawa Ontario Undergraduate Scholarships for international students are more than just a chance at a quality education; they invite immersing yourself in a culturally rich and diverse nation. As explored in this blog post, these scholarships open doors to a brighter future. Don’t hesitate to seize this opportunity, apply, and let the University of Ottawa Ontario be your gateway to an unforgettable Canadian experience. Your Canadian adventure awaits, and it’s filled with knowledge, culture, and endless possibilities.