Are you an international student in search of scholarships to study in Canada, or a Canadian student who wants to fund your studies abroad? Look no further. On this website you will find numerous awards for international students and scholars in Canada, and for Canadians to study and conduct research abroad. These awards are offered by Canadian governments, foreign governments, non-governmental organizations and international organizations.
Global Affairs Canada is responsible for the Government of Canada’s participation in major international scholarship programs. It is our goal to foster understanding among people, develop global citizens, nurture leaders and contribute to the development of nations.
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International scholarship opportunities for Canadians
Explore international scholarship opportunities for the best and brightest Canadian students and researchers to study and conduct research abroad. Explore our database by country of destination to find scholarships, fellowships or funding opportunities made available by Global Affairs Canada and other Canadian federal government departments.
- Student or Postdoctoral Researchers: Scholarships for study and research offered to Canadians wishing to study abroad
- Faculty Member or Researchers: Awards for faculty to conduct research abroad
- Academic Institutions: Invite students and host a post-doc from abroad; develop an OAS course
- Professionals: Research and career development
|Scholarship name||Who for||Who applies||How to apply|
|International awards for Canadians|
|Canada-China Scholars’ Exchange Program||Canadian students, faculty, researchers and professionals||Individual candidates||Guidelines|
|Commonwealth Scholarship Plan – India||Canadian undergraduate and graduate students||Individual candidates||Guidelines|
|Commonwealth Scholarship Plan – New Zealand||Canadian graduate students||Individual candidates||Guidelines|
|Faculty Mobility Program||Canadian faculty and researchers||Canadian institutions||Guidelines|
|Foreign Government Awards – Korea||Canadian graduate students||Individual candidates||Guidelines|
|Organization of American States (OAS) Academic Scholarships Program||Canadian graduate students||Individual candidates||Guidelines|
|Organization of American States (OAS) – Professional Development Scholarships Program||Canadian professionals||Individual candidates||Guidelines|
|Canada-Brazil Awards – Joint Research Projects||Canadian and Brazilian PhD research teams||Canadian faculty and researchers (team leads) – STEP 1||Guidelines|