Undergraduate Scholarships Brief description:
Each year, International Major Entrance Scholarships (IMES) and Outstanding International Students Awards are offered to exceptional international students entering undergraduate programs at University of British Columbia (UBC). Students receive their scholarships when they enter their first year at UBC, and the scholarships are renewable for up to three additional years of study.
UBC recognizes the academic achievement of outstanding students from around the world by devoting more than $21 million annually to awards, scholarships, and other forms of financial support for international undergraduate students.
UBC offers a wide range of opportunities inside and outside the classroom – from co-ops and undergraduate research to clubs and study abroad – to round out your degree and help you contribute to the university’s thriving community.
Application Deadline: 15 Jan 2019 (annual)
Study in: Canada
Course starts 2019
University of British Columbia in Canada
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Undergraduate Scholarships Eligibility:
To be considered for the IMES or OIS Award, you must:
- be new to UBC, entering directly from secondary school or post-secondary (university or college)
- be an international student who will be studying at UBC on a Canadian study permit (student visa). (Changes to your citizenship status will affect your scholarship eligibility.)
- demonstrate exceptional academic achievement, intellectual promise, as well as impressive extracurricular and community involvement
- apply to UBC by 15 January
Undergraduate Scholarships Application instructions:
If you apply to UBC by 15 January, you will be automatically considered for the IMES or OIS Award.
It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.