Application cutoff date:
Deadline for school nominations: November 30, 2022
Deadline for student OUAC applications: December 14, 2022 (Please note that this is the last day to apply through the OUAC; it is advised that you apply for admission through the OUAC before November 7, 2022, as popular programs may shut early and spots in them fill up rapidly.)
The deadline for student scholarship applications is January 16, 2023.
The Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship Grant application deadline is in Canada for 2023. All international applicants from all around the world are eligible to apply for this scholarship grant.
The goal of this fellowship is to recognize international students who exhibit exceptional creativity and academic accomplishment and who are recognized as leaders in their college. The student’s impact on society and their college as well as their potential to contribute positively to global society in the future are given special consideration.
Sciences of nature and mathematics
Business & Management
Computer Engineering Science
Physical Education and Kinesiology
Benefits of applying: For four years, the Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship Program will pay for all of the applicant’s tuition, books, incidentals, and living expenses. Only the University of Toronto is eligible to receive the grant.
The Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship program will extend an invitation to a foreign student who has been recommended by their school. The following is a list of all requirements:
English is a required language.
All nations in the world are eligible.
the name of a foreign student
a unique and imaginative thinker
committed to the community and the school
a successful academic and artistic performer
enthusiastic about intellectual discovery and learning
have shown to be effective leaders
presently enrolled in their last year of secondary school or who will graduate no sooner than June 2022.
aiming to start your studies in September 2023 at the University of Toronto (students already attending post-secondary studies cannot be considered; students starting their studies in January 2023 at another post-secondary institution cannot be considered).
To apply for the Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship Program, please follow the procedures below:
Obtain a nomination from your school (to participate in our program, high schools that have not been contacted or vetted are asked to submit an application, which is accessible here.)
the external link
The following link Apply to the University of Toronto(external link) to start your studies there in 2023, and submit your admissions application by the necessary dates (external link). Please be aware that you will be given the Pearson Scholarship consideration for your first choice of U of T program. The Pearson Scholarship, if granted to you, would be limited to your first choice of program at U of T at the time our scholarship choices are announced. You may apply to many programs and be admitted to them all.
You can submit the online Lester B. Pearson Scholarship application once we have received a nomination and you have submitted an application to the university.
Apply right away!