The York University in Canada invites applications for the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies International Student Entrance Scholarship which will be awarded to international students entering the Faculty with top academic standing of 90% or higher for the 2018 academic year.

Worth of Award

  • Eligible candidates with a GPA of 90% to 94.9% will receive $2,000;
  • candidates with a GPA of 95% or higher will receive $3000.

To be considered for these International Scholarships, you must meet ALL of the following criteria:

  • I am an international student who is required to have a Study Permit to study in Canada during my 4 years of undergraduate studies
  • I am applying directly from high school, have no more than two years after graduation and have no previous university or college studies
  • I have applied to an undergraduate degree program that begins in the Fall 2018 term under the following faculties: Arts, Media, Performance & Design; Environmental Studies; Education; Glendon; Health; Lassonde School of Engineering; Liberal Arts & Professional Studies; Science; or the Schulich School of Business.
  • I possess an excellent academic record (“A” average or equivalent) and have demonstrated leadership through community service or excellence in the arts, sports or other areas of individual achievement.

How to apply

  • Submit an application for admissions consideration and relevant academic documents (i.e. transcripts, midterm grades, predicted results, language proficiency scores, portfolios, etc.)
  • Once your York reference number has been generated, you can access the International Scholarship Application (it will take about 5 business days to be generated, so please apply no later than February 1st to allow time for getting your reference number and relevant document submission)
  • Upload your information and make sure your reference letter is submitted prior to February 15/2018 (11:59 PM EST)
  • Documents include: predicted grades, copies of transcript, translations (if applicable), GAP letters and language proficiency scores My file
  • Incomplete files will not be considered
  • Results will be available by May 1st, 2018


  •  complete the online International Student Scholarship Application Form by February 1, 2018, 11:59:59 pm EST (Eastern Standard Time)
  •  submit all required documents to complete application and scholarship consideration by February 15, 2018, 23:59:00 EST (Eastern Standard Time).

Click here for more details and to apply

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