The application window for Canada’s highly paid Lester B. Pearson Scholarship for the session of 2023 is now open for International Students from 17 July 2022. Talented students from all over the world are submitting their Canadian Scholarships applications to avail the opportunity to study at the best Canadian university in the world, the University of Toronto Canada. If you are a brilliant student in your final year of secondary school and want to get a scholarship for graduation to study at an international university, then this scholarship will be a great opportunity for you.
Which Subjects are available under Lester B Pearson Scholarship?
The Lester B. Pearson Scholarship was established in 1990. It is given to undergraduate students after the first term of each academic year at the University of Toronto. Canadian largest university is “The University of Toronto”. Lester B. Pearson scholarship offers almost 700 undergraduate programs in disciplines of:
- Life Sciences
- Commerce & Management
- Physical Education
- Physical & Mathematical Sciences
- Humanities & Social Sciences
- Computer Science.
The Lester B. Pearson is a Canadian merit-based scholarship. It provides an opportunity for outstanding and excellent International students to study at the University of Toronto. International Students studying in Canadian schools are also eligible to get Lester B. Pearson Scholarship.
There are only a few seats on Lester B. Pearson Scholarship for international students. Thousands of students from all over the world apply for this scholarship. But only 37 outstanding students will be selected for the Lester B. Pearson Scholarship.
Financial Coverage Benefits of Lester B. Pearson Scholarships
There are many benefits given to international students by the Lester B. Pearson Scholarship. It covers all expenses of students during four years of graduation.
- This includes the Tuition Fee of students for four years graduation program.
- It also covers the expenses of all the books needed in these four years.
- If any incident happens with students in these four years then all the expenditures will be given by the Lester B. Pearson Scholarship.
- The Lester B. Pearson Scholarship also provides full residential support to international students for four years.
Eligibility for Lester B. Pearson Scholarships
Eligibility criteria for Lester B. Scholarship is mentioned below:
- All international students are eligible to apply for Lester B. Pearson Scholarship.
- Only Canadian National Students are not applicable for the Scholarship.
- The international student must be recommended for Lester B. Pearson Scholarship by the school or college.
- International students studying in the final year of secondary school are eligible for this scholarship.
- The international students studying at Canadian High school are also eligible for Lester B. Pearson Scholarship.
- The International students, who have completed graduation from High school, not earlier than June 2022, are also eligible for the Scholarship.
- The international students are also required to apply to the University of Toronto to receive this Scholarship.
- The international applicant should be a first-entry graduate.
- It is compulsory for international applicants that they should be not post Secondary students at any other institution.
How to apply for Lester B. Pearson Scholarship?
After getting eligibility criteria, an international student can apply for the Lester B. Pearson Scholarship for the undergraduate program at the University of Toronto. These are the following directions to apply for the scholarship:
- The international students must have a nomination from the High school.
- The High schools should be verified and contracted. If they are not verified then it is necessary to submit an application for participation. Otherwise, the international student cannot apply for the Lester B. Scholarship.
- There are multiple Choices to select a course for the undergraduate program. Remember that only the first choice will be nominated for the Pearson Scholarship. So the applicant should choose the desired program first.
- After receiving the nomination, the international students can apply for admission at University of Toronto.
- After applying for admission to University, you will need to subject application for a scholarship as well.
- Now the international student can review their applications, and submit them for processing.
- The application link for admission at UoT is available at the end of the article.
- Now, wait for the final results of UoT admissions.
Lester B Pearson Scholarship Application Deadline:
The deadline for all candidates to apply for the Lester B. Pearson Scholarship is January 16, 2023. The last date to apply for a scholarship of Lester B Pearson at the University of Toronto directly is November 30, 2022. The last date for students to apply via Ontario Universities Application Centre (OUAC) for Lester B Pearson Scholarship is December 14, 2022.
Note: It is the last date to submit the OUAC application. After passing this date no relaxation will be given to applicants.
The University of Toronto does not interact with agents for the admissions of international students for the Lester B. Pearson Scholarship. Please do not provide any fee or document to such agents.