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Fully Funded University of Toronto Canada Scholarships for International Students

Fully Funded University of Toronto Canada Scholarships for International Students

The Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship Program at the University of Toronto is intended to recognize international students who demonstrate exceptional academic achievement and creativity and who are recognized as leaders within their school.

A special emphasis is placed on the impact the student has had on the life of their school and community, and their future potential to contribute positively to the global community.

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Awarded annually, these scholarships recognize outstanding students from around the world, including international students studying at Canadian high schools.

This is U of T’s most prestigious and competitive scholarship for international students. Each year approximately 37 students will be named Lester B. Pearson Scholars.

Eligibility – University of Toronto Canada Scholarships for International Students


  • An international student (i.e. a non-Canadian requiring a study permit)
  • An original and creative thinker committed to school and community
  • A high achiever in academic and creative pursuits
  • Enthusiastic about learning and intellectual exploration
  • Have demonstrated strong leadership skills
  • Currently in their final year of secondary school
  • Intending to begin university in the upcoming academic year (students already attending post-secondary studies cannot be considered; students starting their studies in January at another post-secondary institution cannot be considered)Award Type: Scholarship – On AdmissionAction: Nomination RequiredAvailability: International StudentsLevel of Study: Undergraduate
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  • Value/Amount: The Lester B. Pearson International Scholarships will cover tuition, books, incidental fees, and full residence support for four years. The scholarship is tenable only at the University of Toronto.


  • How to Apply:

To apply, you’ll need to:

  • Receive a nomination from your school. (High schools not already contacted/verified are asked to submit an application to participate in our program which can be accessed within the main Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship webpage.
  • Apply to study at the University of Toronto to begin your studies next year 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.
  • Selection Procedure: On the basis of application/eligibility criteria, approximately 37 Lester B. Pearson Scholars at the University of Toronto will be chosen annually.These scholarships are tenable only at the University of Toronto.


Deadline: Application closes January 15, 2020

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  1. Kanene Kanene October 7, 2019

    Kindly help me with a Scholarship am in Zambia

  2. Sophia Ugo Sophia Ugo October 8, 2019

    Please let me know when it’s ready

  3. Adewolu David Adewolu David October 12, 2019

    I know mercy will speak for me here at this convincing stage of mine, on my international studies. My scholarship is sure here. I believe I will go places!!!

  4. Isho peace Isho peace October 13, 2019

    Am a graduate of Human anatomy and cell biology,I want to further my studies and make great impact on lives,I will be very grateful when am granted a scholarship to study at this great university.Nigeria

  5. CYRIL CYRIL October 17, 2019

    looking forward to study with you,i am so excited!

  6. Harmony Harmony October 17, 2019

    Are we to apply on the 15 of January pls ?

  7. Yusuf Bello Umar Yusuf Bello Umar October 18, 2019

    please help me i like to study in duke kunshan university but i we dont have money please help me

  8. Johnson Jessica Johnson Jessica October 19, 2019

    Please dear,my dream is to study abroad (Canada).and I know this is a great chance,pls help me.

  9. Muhammad Muhammad October 19, 2019

    I hope you will consider me as an applicant of this great scholarship

  10. Testimony Kudi Testimony Kudi October 19, 2019

    Please I need this scholarship

  11. Excellency Uzochukwu Udochukwu Amaechi Excellency Uzochukwu Udochukwu Amaechi October 20, 2019

    Please i am interested in the scholarship for the under graduate category and I am from Nigeria. My WhatsApp and phone number is: +2349037659559. I am the first child out of four children from my poor mother. My father is late(dead) and nobody is helping us. My siblings and i have suffered so much without any form of help from anybody. Please help me with this scholarship so i can become educated and in turn help my siblings and mother. Thanks a lot.

  12. Godwin R Sunday Godwin R Sunday October 20, 2019

    I will be very happy if I get the scholarship

  13. Abdulrauf awall kabeer Abdulrauf awall kabeer October 20, 2019


  14. Abdulrauf awall kabeer Abdulrauf awall kabeer October 20, 2019

    ? thanks, i will happy if my dream come true

  15. Afolabi Orukotan Afolabi Orukotan October 20, 2019

    I like to have my master’s programme at Financial management iin any University in Canada

  16. Esther Esther October 21, 2019

    I want to study abroad and and equally work there

  17. Ejeh gbubemi Ejeh gbubemi October 22, 2019

    My is Ejeh Gbubemi I really want to study out side the country and also achieve my dream as and communicator

  18. Egbo Daniel Ebere Egbo Daniel Ebere October 22, 2019

    This is the opportunity am looking for, just believe with God it will given to me

  19. STEPHEN Oluchi gift STEPHEN Oluchi gift October 22, 2019

    I would like to study abroad
    I would also be happy if you grant it for me
    Thank you in anticipation

  20. Egbo Daniel Ebere Egbo Daniel Ebere October 22, 2019

    I will be glad to get this opportunity

  21. Hassan korede Hassan korede October 22, 2019

    How do I apply am from Nigeria…

  22. Mercy johnson Mercy johnson October 22, 2019

    My name is Mercy Johnson, from Nigeria.My greatest desire is to study out of Nigeria and I’ll be glad if my request is favourably granted

  23. Adeosun samuel Adeosun samuel October 22, 2019

    I know nobody, but I will be Happy to get the scholarship

  24. Aruma Goodness Aruma Goodness October 22, 2019

    Please help me i like to study there but i do not have money but i have God,may God of winners use you to answer my prayer. thank you MA/SIR God bless you for these

  25. Aruma Goodness Aruma Goodness October 22, 2019

    Thank you so much for these great opportunity may God of winners bless you all.

  26. Patience Preston wakama Patience Preston wakama October 22, 2019

    I need a scholarship to work and study in USA Thank you for your kind gesture my name is patience Preston wakama I have a diploma in accounting from Nigeria Thanks

  27. Adekunle blessing Adekunle blessing October 22, 2019

    Is not an easy road. Anyway, I will never give up. Am now out of secondary school with my flying colors certificate but on able to further because of money. You can’t apply me anyway. But nevertheless I know that am fail, am fail and falling forward. I have faith in Him because of this I know that one day, my dream will come to pass. I also remember that a proverb says dreams without goal are just dreams but am working for it. Thank you God will continue to bless you as you have it in mind to help people.

  28. Ajayi Olabode Abayomi Ajayi Olabode Abayomi October 22, 2019

    I want to study post graduate course at University of Toronto Canada

    • iliya ubale iliya ubale October 24, 2019

      Pls help me i have a scholarship

  29. Chioma Okagbue Chioma Okagbue October 23, 2019

    I will like to attend the University

  30. Amanda Obioma Amanda Obioma October 23, 2019

    God and I will be grateful to you if this opportunity is been given to me.
    Expecting to hear from you soon.

  31. Aganmwonyi Theo Aganmwonyi Theo October 23, 2019

    My name is Aganmwonyi uyiosa theophilus I want the school

  32. Odekpe Blessing Odekpe Blessing October 23, 2019

    What are the inquiries to nominate a student?

  33. Anthonia ezebuiro Anthonia ezebuiro October 25, 2019

    I will love to school there,if i get the schoolarship

  34. Eresimadu Daniel Chibuzor Eresimadu Daniel Chibuzor October 25, 2019

    I’d love to study at the university of Toronto Canada. I just finished my secondary school education but due to lack of finance am unable to enter into the university, education have been my priority, please help me.

  35. Ezeh Mary Ifeoma Ezeh Mary Ifeoma October 26, 2019

    Am interested if am given the opportunity

    • Samuel Regina Samuel Regina October 27, 2019

      Please an interested, I need this scholarship, I want to do my msaters in canada but no finance. …help me please.

  36. munachiso prestige munachiso prestige October 26, 2019

    My name is munachiso clementina am very much interested in this scholarship stuff please i would like to know when the registration start.. I know i can make it

  37. EMEKA AGBUDU EMEKA AGBUDU October 26, 2019

    Id be glad if I’m given the opportunity.

  38. Ibe Gift Ibe Gift October 26, 2019

    Am an undergraduate , student from science school ihie. I really need this Admission/scholarship to meet up and to build a better future

  39. onah chinenye,happiness onah chinenye,happiness October 26, 2019

    Am a devoted, writer ,an orator, it would be a dream come true if i study outside nigeria,
    i would highly appericiate it if am been givien the opportunity, i hope and will be optimitic about this ,thank u

  40. sulaimon Ahmed sulaimon Ahmed October 28, 2019

    I’ll like to be a lawyer in my future if I have this opportunity.

  41. Ogbuehi Gladys chidiogo Ogbuehi Gladys chidiogo November 10, 2019

    My name is ogbuehi Gladys I need to study my course abroad because thats the only place it is valued not in Nigeria will be happy if my request is granted

  42. Helen Helen November 11, 2019

    Please how can I get admitted

  43. Adeoniye Adeoniye November 12, 2019

    Am form Nigeria, my name is fagbire adeoniye ,my number is 08117214715

  44. Clement grace zichat Clement grace zichat November 12, 2019

    Please i need this schoolership

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