University of Birmingham Undergraduate funding for Canadian Students in UK
- 12 June 2020
The University of Birmingham is pleased to announce the award of five scholarships of £2,500 for Canadian domiciled students applying for entry to an undergraduate programme at the University starting September 2020.
These are joint awards with our local representatives who are listed here in alphabetical order: Canada Law from Abroad (CLFA) and SI-UK Canada.
The scholarships will be awarded to the highest performing students starting their University of Birmingham programme in 2020/21 academic year.
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Please note that students already registered and studying on a programme at the University of Birmingham in the UK, and students applying for MBChB Medicine and Surgery or BDS Dental Surgery are not eligible for this scholarship.
In order to be eligible, candidates must:
- Have received an offer oand selected the University of Birmingham as their firm choice for a full time undergraduate programme starting September 2020. The student must be entering the first year of an undergraduate programme based at Birmingham’s UK campus
- Meet the academic conditions of their offer to the programme;
- Be classed as Canadian national or domiciled/ resident;
- Be classed by the University as an overseas fee payer for tuition fee purposes and be able to pay the outstanding tuition fees not covered by the scholarship;
- Have sufficient funds to cover the full cost of living at the University of Birmingham, plus any visa/travel expenses associated with studying in the UK;
- Start their studies at the University in September 2020 (the scholarship award may not be deferred;
- Be registered with, and have their undergraduate study application attached to, one of our local representatives listed here in alphabetical order: Canada Law from Abroad (CLFA) and SI-UK Canada.
- Submit your scholarship application through one of our local representatives by the deadline; 12 June 2020.
The TOEFL® test is a popular option for students to meet the English-language requirements for scholarships.
The scholarship awards are for £2,500 towards tuition fees (for the first year only) of a full time undergraduate degree programme at the University starting September 2020.
To apply for the scholarship students will need to have accepted an offer from Birmingham, have selected Birmingham as their firm choice, and be in contact with one of our local representatives listed above by the scholarship deadline of 12 June 2020. Selection for the award will be based on academic merit.
Only under exceptional circumstances in which the University is unable to choose an awardee based solely on academic merit (for instance, if two candidates have identical grades) will applicants be asked to attend an interview via Skype.
Decisions will be announced in late June and the scholarships will be awarded upon the students’ enrolment in September 2020.
Successful scholarship awardees will need to accept by 3 July.
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