President’s Scholarship Of Distinction (Admission Average of 95%+)

  • Bachelor
  • up to $5000

If you meet the following conditions, you’ll be awarded a one-time University of Waterloo President’s Scholarship of Distinction valued at $2,000 and the opportunity for a $1,500 International Experience Award and/or a $1,500 Research Award.


To recognize your outstanding academic achievement, you'll be awarded one of the following entrance scholarships if • you're admitted to a full-time, first-year degree program and • you're beginning university or college for the first time in September, and • your early May admission average is 85% or more.

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• $2,000 Entrance Scholarship, PLUS • a $1,500 International Experience Award, and/or • a $1,500 Research Award


No application is required. You must accept your Offer of Admission by the date specified on the offer to remain eligible for these scholarships.

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