Deadline approaching: Study in Canada Scholarships program


Institutions and prospective candidates are encouraged to monitor the program guidelines and news to note any updates to deadlines over the coming days and weeks.

For more information, visit COVID-19 situation: International scholarships application deadline update.

March 16, 2020 – Canadian post-secondary institutions have until March 31, 2020 (Deadline extended) to apply for the Study in Canada Scholarships program on behalf of candidate students admitted to a post-secondary or post-graduate program leading to a certificate, diploma or Master’s degree.

The Study in Canada Scholarships program was announced in Canada’s new International Education Strategy. It aims to diversify and enrich Canada’s education engagement with a broad range of partners, to support Canadian institutions’ internationalization objectives, strengthen bilateral ties, and complement Canada’s international trade diversification efforts.

  • Program name: Study in Canada Scholarships
  • Funding organization: Government of Canada
  • Target audience: Students from all academic discipline at the post-secondary level from the following countries / territories: Azerbaijan, Bhutan, Comoros, Djibouti, Fiji, Kazakhstan, Kiribati, Liberia, Mauritania, Micronesia, Palau, Tonga, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Vanuatu, and Palestinians from the West Bank, Gaza and East Jerusalem
  • Value of the award: Up to CAD 60,000 per year
  • Duration of the award: 8 months to 24 months
  • Includes: Airfare, tuition, monthly living allowance, study permit, accommodation, health insurance and more.
  • Deadline: March 31, 2020, 11:59pm EST (Deadline extended)

Visit Study in Canada Scholarships for more information on this program.