Scholarships Canada

Waterloo International Master’s Award of Excellence

Brief description:

The University of Waterloo is offering the International Master’s Award of Excellence (IMAE) to students worldwide who wish to attempt Masters degree programs that are research-based, at the University of Waterloo. Resources will assign qualified students dependent on the Faculty’s award allocation. Students will be chosen dependent on academic greatness as shown through their application for admission to the graduate program.

Host Institution(s):

University of Waterloo

Level/Field(s) of study:

Research-based Masters degree in any subject

Number of Grants:

Not specified

Target group:

International students from all over the world

Scholarship value/inclusions:

The scholarship award is valued at $2,500 per term for a maximum of 5 terms.

Eligibility:

Applicants must be International students with a valid Canadian study permit who are registered full time and assessed international tuition fees. The grant will normally be awarded to Masters degree students in research-based programs (thesis or major research paper). Only students entering the first term of their program are eligible. Applicants must show academic excellence through criteria established by the Faculty and must meet the academic progress requirements of their program and not have outstanding probationary admission requirements.

Application instructions:

Students will be automatically considered for this award based on their application for admission; hence no separate scholarship application is required. Departments and/or Faculties will select the students and nominate for the scholarship. The application deadline for most Masters programs commencing September 2021 fall within January to February 2021. See the official website (link found below) for the application deadlines specific to each Masters degree program.

It is important to visit the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this Grant.

Website:

Official Scholarship Website: https://uwaterloo.ca/graduate-studies-postdoctoral-affairs/awards/international-masters-award-excellence-imae