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Fully Funded University of Toronto Canada Scholarships for International Students


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


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.


Candidates eligible for the scholarship must fall within the categories listed blow.

  • Must be a nominated 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)

Application Deadlines:

High School Nomination Deadline: November 30th, 2022

Student OUAC application deadline: December 14, 2022

Student scholarship application deadline: January 16, 2023

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