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University Registrar - Student Awards

International and U.S. Admission Scholarships and Awards

Queen's attracts a community of outstanding student scholars from across the globe. To reward the high level of academic excellence displayed by many of our incoming International and U.S. students, Queen's offers a range of scholarships to students entering the first year of any first-entry undergraduate program of study.


Eligibility:Queen's students

To be eligible for most International Admission Scholarships and Awards you must be:

  • an international student (Canadian citizens, including those students holding dual-citizenship, and permanent residents do not qualify for these awards)
  • entering the first year of post-secondary education for the first time (graduates from a 2-year CEGEP program transferring into their second year of a Queen's program remain eligible for Admission Scholarships and Awards)

Canadian citizens, those holding dual-citizenship, and Permanent Residents of Canada should visit the Admission Scholarships section for further information on scholarships and awards for incoming first-year domestic students.

Academic Average Calculation:

Unless otherwise stated, the awards average outlined below is used for scholarship consideration:

  • Ontario curriculum (OSSD Curriculum) students:

Minimum 3 Grade 12U courses including English 4U and 3 additional 4U or 4M courses.

  • Other Canadian Province/Territory curriculum students:

Grade 12 academic subjects as defined in the General Admission requirements for the Bachelor of Arts program.

  • Students studying in other education systems:

The Awards Average is calculated in a manner consistent with the calculation and criteria used for admission purposes.

Automatic Admission Scholarships (no application required):

Recipients of these scholarships will be selected automatically. By applying for admission to Queen's all eligible applicants are automatically considered for the following admission scholarships:

PRINCIPAL'S SCHOLARSHIP

 Total Value: $8,000

 For further information about the Principal's Scholarship, go to the

"Automatic Admission Scholarships" of the Financial Assistance Section of our website. 

EXCELLENCE SCHOLARSHIP

Total Value Range: $1,500 - $2,000  

 For further information about the Excellence Scholarship, go to the

"Automatic Admission Scholarships" of the Financial Assistance Section of our website. 

QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY INTERNATIONAL ADMISSION SCHOLARSHIP 

Total Value = $9,000

Program of Study All 
Duration 1 year

Annual Value

$9,000
Number Available 10
Deadline to Apply Students will be automatically considered for this award, no application is required.

PRINCIPAL'S INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP - INDIA

Must be considered citizens of India 

Total Value = $20,000

Program of Study All 
Duration Renewable for 1 subsequent year provided a minimum 3.50 GPA is maintained in a full course load in year one.

Annual Value

$10,000
Number Available 5
Deadline to Apply Students will be automatically considered for this award, no application is required.
MEHRAN BIBI SHEIKH MEMORIAL ENTRANCE SCHOLARSHIP

Total Value = $1,500

Program of Study All 
Criteria
  • Academic excellence
  • Awarded to 1 male and 1 female student
  • Preference will be given to international students who have Pakistani citizenship
Note: If there is not an eligible male and female student then the scholarship will be awarded to 2 students of the same gender.  If there are no eligible Pakistani students then the scholarship will be awarded to eligible male and female international students.
Duration 1 year

Annual Value

$1,500
Number Available  2 (1 awarded to a male student, 1 awarded to a female student)
Deadline to Apply Students will be automatically considered for this award, no application is required.
KILLAM AMERICAN SCHOLARSHIP

Total Value = $9,000

Program of Study All

Criteria

  • Academic excellence
  • Citizens or permanent residents of the United States entering first year of any first entry undergraduate degree program
Duration 1 year

Annual Value

$9,000
Number Available  1
Deadline to Apply Students will be automatically considered for this award, no application is required.

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Award for Visiting International Students (students participating in an exchange to Queen's):

The Prince Takamado Visiting Student Scholarship at Queen's University is awarded to a second or third-year student of Japanese nationality (citizen) who is currently enrolled in a Japanese university, and who will study at Queen's University on a Letter of Permission from their home university.

THE PRINCE TAKAMADO VISTING STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP  

Total Value = tuition, fees, residence, and basic living expenses to a maximum of $30,000 CND

Program of Study All 
Criteria
  • Second or third year student of Japanese nationality (citizen) currently enrolled at a Japanese university
  • Studying at Queen's University on an International Letter of Permission
Duration 1 academic year

Annual Value

Tuition, fees, residence and basic living expenses to a maximum of $25,000 CND
Number Available  1
Deadline to Apply

March 25  

Transcript from home university and score on test of facility in English deadline:  April 15

 

The Prince Takamado Visiting Student Scholarship (Deadline has passed)


 


Other Financial Assistance Options:

International and U.S. Students are encouraged to check the Canadian Bureau for International Education site for information on the availability of awards for International students studying in Canada. 

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