The University of Laval, Québec, Canada is awarding international master’s scholarships for foreign student who is a citizen of an African or European country other than France. As the first French-language university in the Americas, open to the world and committed to the highest standards, this scholarship of $7,000 per year is renewable once, subject to compliance with the faculty’s criteria of excellence and upon the research director’s recommendation and faculty approval.
Since its founding, University of Laval has been training, equipping, and guiding the decision makers who’ve grappled with the major issues of society. Through the advancement and sharing of knowledge, its culture of excellence, and its global outlook, our academic community contributes to the development and international profile of our province. Still today, with the world at a crossroads, University of Laval plays a bigger role than ever in Québec City and on the national and international scene, both as a catalyst for change and a visionary institution where knowledge, curiosity, and innovation are part of everyday life.
Study Major(s): The University of Laval scholarships are granted within the Faculty of Law, Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, Faculty of Forestry, Geography and Geomatics, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, Faculty of Music, Faculty of Pharmacy, Faculty of Philosophy, Faculty of Agricultural Sciences and Food, Faculty of Educational Sciences, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Faculty of Nursing, Faculty of Social Sciences and Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies.
Course Level: Master’s programme at the University of Laval
Scholarship Provider: University of Laval, Canada
Scholarship can be taken at: Québec, Canada
Basic Eligibility Requirements: International students meeting all of the following requirements are eligible to apply for this scholarship. The program’s eligibility requirements are as follows:
- At the deadline indicated below, must have submitted a complete application package* at Université Laval in an eligible first master’s program and have been accepted in this program. (list of programs)
- You are a foreign student who is a citizen of an African or European country other than France.*
- You graduated from a public university accredited by the ministry of higher education in your country of origin. For private institutions, eligibility is determined when the file is reviewed.
- You are registered full time for the two first semesters in the program of study for which the scholarship was granted (winter 2015 and summer 2015).
- Please note that master’s scholarships for international students will not be available for study programs followed exclusively outside Quebec.
Scholarship for International Students: Yes, International Students from Africa or European country (other than France) are eligible for these Scholarships.
Scholarship Cover: The University of Laval scholarship of $7,000 per year is renewable once, subject to compliance with the faculty’s criteria of excellence and upon the research director’s recommendation and faculty approval.
How to Apply:
There is no form to complete for University of Laval Master’s Scholarships. Scholarships are automatically awarded to candidates admitted to a master’s program. Recipients are selected using information from admission applications received by University Laval. To be considered, candidates must apply for admission by September 15, 2015.
On the admission application form, please indicate your choice of programs. You cannot select more than two limited-enrollment programs. Your choices will be reviewed together and you will be notified of the response for each. A fee is required to open your file and review your application.
Deadline and Submission Guidelines
To be considered, candidates must apply for admission by September 15, 2014. To be considered, candidates must submit a complete application for admission to the University no later than the deadline of the target semester.
Admission for winter 2016 : September 15th, 2015
Admission for summer 2016 : January 15th, 2016
Admission for fall 2016 : March 15th, 2016