The Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship Program at the University of Toronto is intended to recognize international students who demonstrate exceptional academic achievement and creativity and who are recognized as leaders within their school. A special emphasis is placed on the impact the student has had on the life of their school and community, and their future potential to contribute positively to the global community. Awarded annually, these scholarships recognize outstanding students from around the world.
School Nomination deadline:30thNovember
Student Application deadline:15thJanuary
Number of Awards:Each year approximately 37 students will be named Lester B. Pearson Scholars.
Value of Award:The Lester B. Pearson International Scholarships will cover tuition, books, incidental fees, and full residence support.
Duration of Program:Four years.