UCB Donald A Wehrung International Student Award in Canada, and Your nomination package must be postmarked by November 15, 2017; You must complete the online application for academic admission to UBC no later than December 1, 2017 . University of British Columbia is offering international student award for undergraduate students from impoverished or war-torn areas, who have achieved academic excellence under difficult circumstances. They must also demonstrate superior academic achievement (‘A’ average or equivalent standing) and meet UBC’s other competitive admission requirements. The value of awards is commensurate with demonstrated financial need, and sufficient to cover tuition costs for the relevant program of study, and living expenses. Full details:
School(Institutions/ Country): University of British Columbia | Canada
Level: undergraduate degree.
Field(s): Award is available in all subjects offered by the UBC
Funded By: The University of British Columbia, (UBC), Canada
Beneficiaries(Target Groups): UCB Donald A Wehrung International Student Award is targeted for international students.
‣ No. of awards: Not Specified
Tenure : A
Donald A. Wehrung International Student Award can be renewed for
up to three additional years of undergraduate study, or to
degree completion, whichever is less, provided the recipient achieves
satisfactory academic standing in their faculty, continues to
demonstrate financial need, and maintains their Canadian
Study Permit (visa).
‣Value of Scholarship : The value of awards is commensurate with demonstrated financial need, and sufficient to cover tuition costs for the relevant program of study, and living expenses.
‣ The Donald A Wehrung International Student Award recognizes outstanding international undergraduate students from impoverished or war-torn areas, who have achieved academic excellence under difficult circumstances and who would be unable to pursue post-secondary education without financial assistance.
‣ Applicants will be notified by mid-April whether they are receiving an award or not.
Scholarship Application Method
You may be nominated by your secondary school, by a recognized international development agency and its affiliate, or by a registered local or international charitable and not-for-profit organization.
Schools, agencies, and organizations must use the nomination form, below.
Donald A. Wehrung International Student Award Nomination Package 434 KB PDFDownload and complete this form.
‣ Applications should be submitted via post. Nominees must also complete the online application for academic admission to UBC.
‣ Scholarship Applications Due Date:
We encourage you to submit your application for admission to UBC early. This will ensure that you have an admission decision in time for award nomination consideration.
Although you can specify two degree choices in your application for admission, your award consideration will be based only on your first-choice degree.
‣ Application forms and guidelines can be download from the official website
‣ It is important to read the application procedure, and visit the official websites (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.