The University of Toronto in Canada is delighted to announce the Lester Pearson International Scholarship Program. Students from all over the world are welcome to apply. The scholarship will support student undertaking undergraduate program at the University of Toronto.
The Lester Pearson International Scholarships at the University of Toronto provide an unparalleled opportunity for outstanding international students to study at one of the world’s best universities in one of the world’s most multicultural cities. The scholarship program is intended to recognize students who demonstrate exceptional 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.
Awarded annually, 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. The Lester B. Pearson International Scholarships will cover tuition, books, incidental fees, and full residence support for four years. The scholarship is tenable only at the University of Toronto for first-entry, undergraduate programs. Each year approximately 37 students will be named Lester B. Pearson Scholars.
The Lester B. Pearson International Scholarships will cover tuition, books, incidental fees, and full residence support for four years. The scholarship is tenable only at the University of Toronto.
Level and Area of Studies
Undergraduate degree in any field.
Place of Study
At University of Toronto in Canada.
Eligibility and Criteria
This Lester Pearson International Scholarship is open to those who meet the following criteria:
- an international student.
- 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.
- intending to begin university in the upcoming academic year (students already attending post-secondary studies cannot be considered).
There is no nationality restriction.
Please use the link below to apply to this Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship Program.
Fall of every year.