The University of Alberta, Canada is offering a $5,000 CAD scholarship opportunity to interested students who want to complete their education in Canada through the Regional Excellence Scholarships.
Why study at the University of Alberta? Through various experiences and rewarding educational opportunities that inspire, foster talents, extend knowledge and skills and enable achievement, the university seeks to build a diverse, worldwide community of great students, faculty, and staff.
The University of Alberta, also known as U of A or UAlberta, is a public research university located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. It was founded in 1908 by Alexander Cameron Rutherford, the first premier of Alberta, and Henry Marshall Tory, the university’s first president. It was enabled through the Post-secondary Learning Act.
The university is considered a “comprehensive academic and research university” (CARU), which means that it offers a range of academic and professional programs that generally lead to undergraduate and graduate level credentials.
The university comprises four campuses in Edmonton, an Augustana Campus in Camrose, and a staff centre in downtown Calgary. The original north campus consists of 150 buildings covering 50 city blocks on the south rim of the North Saskatchewan River valley, directly across from downtown Edmonton. 39,000 students from Canada and 150 other countries participate in 400 programs in 18 faculties.
The university is a major economic driver in Alberta. Its impact on Alberta’s economy is estimated at $12.3 billion annually, or five per cent of the province’s gross domestic product.
Eligibility criteria for the Regional Excellence Scholarships
- Applicants must be international students admitted to the applied programme at the University of Alberta.
- Applicants should check entry requirements when you come to study at the University of Alberta.
- Applicants must be proficient in English Language
Eligible Countries: International
Value of Award: $5,000 CAD
Number of Awards: Not Mentioned
Method of Application: Applicants must have to enroll in an undergraduate program at the university.
Application Deadline: May 1, 2022