Nigerians to submit applications for fully-funded scholarships. These scholarships present a fantastic chance to access world-class education in a range of disciplines, across Canadian institutions.
“This invitation strengthens the existing bilateral relationship between Canada and Nigeria. It underlines Canada’s commitment to fostering international academic exchange, and serving as an educational beacon and melting pot where students worldwide can learn, grow and thrive.”
Why should you consider this opportunity?
Canada has consistently garnered recognition as a global leader in education. Its universities are known for their research-intensive programs and a thriving multicultural campus life. What’s more, being a part of the Canadian education system has other significant benefits:
University of Toronto, Canada, is presenting an amazing opportunity for you to pursue your undergraduate studies under the Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship.
The University of Toronto in Canada is inviting young Nigerians to apply for the Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship.
The scholarship program is for international undergraduate applicants, who have demonstrated exceptional academic achievement and creativity and are recognized as leaders within their school.
According to the U of T website, those eligible for the scholarship must be:
1. An international student (i.e. a non-Canadian requiring a study permit);
2. Currently in your final year of secondary school or have graduated no earlier than June 2023 beginning your studies at the University of Toronto in September 2024 (students already attending post-secondary studies cannot be considered;
3. Students starting their studies in January 2024 at another post-secondary institution cannot be considered).
The 2024 Competition opens in September 2023.
Application deadline: December 15, 2023
- Receive a nomination from your school. High schools not already contacted/verified are asked to submit an application to participate in our program,
- Apply to study at the University of Toronto to begin your studies in September 2024 and complete your application for admission by the appropriate deadlines.
- Once we’ve received a nomination and you’ve applied to the university, you can complete the online Lester B. Pearson Scholarship application. You will receive a private link to the scholarship application when you are successfully nominated by your school.
A global mobility and migration expert, @Cherrychristie2, shared this scholarship information on her X page (formerly known as Twitter)