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Study in Canada Scholarships Program


Following the launch of the new International Education Strategy, Global Affairs Canada is pleased to present the Study in Canada Scholarships program. This program will offer academic scholarships for up to two years of study at the post-secondary level that leads to a diploma, post-secondary or post-graduate certificate, or Master’s degree at a college, technical or vocational school, or university in Canada. The Study in Canada Scholarships program is open to students from all disciplines.

To be considered for a scholarship, candidates must first apply and be admitted to an academic program at a Canadian post-secondary institution. The Canadian post-secondary institution is responsible for applying for the scholarship on behalf of the candidate.

Key details about the Study in Canada Scholarships program:

  • Program name: Study in Canada Scholarships
  • Funding organizations: Government of Canada
  • Target audiences: Students from all academic disciplines from the following countries / territories: Azerbaijan, Bhutan, Comoros, Djibouti, Fiji, Kazakhstan, Kiribati, Liberia, Mauritania, Micronesia, Palau, Tonga, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Vanuatu, and Palestinians from the West Bank, Gaza and East Jerusalem
  • Value of the award: Up to CAD 60,000 per year
  • Duration of the award: 1 to 2 years
  • Includes: Airfare, tuition, monthly living allowance, study permit, accommodation, health insurance and more.
  • Application period: February 5 to March 31, 2020

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Student Exchange Program


Global Affairs Canada has launched its 2020-2021 Student Exchange Program for Latin American and Caribbean citizens wishing to study, to conduct research or to undertake professional development in Canada. Canadian post-secondary academic institutions can now submit scholarship applications on behalf of eligible candidates.

  • Program name: Student Exchange Program, including Emerging Leaders in the Americas Program, Canada-Chile Leadership Exchange Scholarship, Canada-CARICOM Leadership Scholarships Program and Canada-CARICOM Faculty Leadership Program
  • Funding organizations: Global Affairs Canada
  • Target audiences: Students at the college, undergraduate and graduate levels from Latin America and the Caribbean; faculty and international liaison officers/managers from the Caribbean Community (CARICOM)
  • Number of scholarships: 650
  • Duration: Short-term
  • Inclusions: Visa and/or study/work permit fees, airfare, health insurance, living expenses, ground transportation expenses, books and supplies
  • Deadline: March 30, 2020

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Faculty Mobility Program


The Government of Canada is offering a grant to full-time professors and researchers for short-term teaching or research projects in Latin America and the Caribbean.

The Faculty Mobility Program aims to increase the number of institutional collaborations and student exchange agreements between Canadian, Latin American and Caribbean postsecondary institutions.

Canadian postsecondary institutions have to apply on behalf of faculty by filling out an online application form detailing the proposed study or research projects in eligible countries.

  • Program name: Faculty Mobility Program
  • Funding organizations: Government of Canada
  • Target audiences: Canadian postsecondary institutions
  • Duration: Three to eight weeks
  • Value: Up to CAD 7,000 per project
  • Inclusions: airfare, living expenses, health insurance and visa or work
    permit fees and other eligible expenses
  • Deadline: March 20, 2020

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Deadline approaching – Canada-ASEAN Scholarships and Educational Exchanges for Development (SEED) – Mid-Career Professionals


The application deadline for the Canada-ASEAN Scholarships and Educational Exchanges for Development (SEED) – for mid-career professionals is extended to February 27, 2020.
Global Affairs Canada is offering short-term scholarships to mid-career professionals from member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) for professional development through short-term courses in Canada.

  • Program name: Canada-ASEAN Scholarships and Educational Exchanges for Development (SEED) Mid-Career Professionals Program
  • Funding organization: Global Affairs Canada
  • Target audiences: Mid-career professionals from Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand or Vietnam
  • Number of scholarships: Approximately 30
  • Duration: 1-4 weeks
  • Inclusions: Visa and/or study/work permit fees, airfare, health insurance, living expenses, ground transportation expenses, books and supplies
  • Deadline: February 27, 2020

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Canada-ASEAN Scholarships and Educational Exchanges for Development (SEED)


Global Affairs Canada is offering short-term scholarships to students from member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) wishing to study or conduct research in Canada, under the Canada-ASEAN Scholarships and Educational Exchanges for Development (SEED) program. Canadian post-secondary academic institutions can now submit scholarship applications on behalf of eligible candidates.

  • Program name: Canada-ASEAN Scholarships and Educational Exchanges for Development (SEED)
  • Funding organization: Global Affairs Canada
  • Target audiences: Students at the college, undergraduate and graduate levels in Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand or Vietnam
  • Number of scholarships: Approximately 125
  • Duration: 4 to 8 months at the college and undergraduate level; 4 to 6 months at the graduate level
  • Inclusions: Visa and/or study/work permit fees, airfare, health insurance, living expenses, ground transportation expenses, books and supplies
  • Deadline: March 5, 2020

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