Latest Scholarships In Canada For African Students

By Adeyemi Bukola on 02-Nov-2020


A Canadian degree is widely recognized as equal to one from the United States, Australia, or the United Kingdom. Canadian universities also consistently do well in the international rankings. One of the greatest things about studying in Canada is the opportunity to experience a good climate, culture, and way of life that is beyond compare. Canada Scholarships are open to students from all academic disciplines; it is aimed at increasing opportunities for undergraduate, graduate, and post-graduate students. 

1. International Gilhooley Family Entrance Bursary in Business At Simon Fraser University

Simon Fraser University – Canada recognizes high school students who demonstrate excellence in both their academic and extracurricular activities.  The value of a scholarship may range from $10,000 up to an amount sufficient to cover all tuition and mandatory supplementary fees normally required for the completion of a student’s first undergraduate degree at SFU.  Applicants must be admitted and major in an undergraduate degree program in the Beedie School of Business. He /she will be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency. 

Application Deadline: November 1st

Eligibility: International students

Value of Award: $5,000 CDN

Type: Undergraduate degree

2.  Presidential Scholarships At Concordia University

Concordia University – Canada is offering Presidential Scholarships to individuals who are willing to undergo a degree program at the Institution. Concordia University provides support to all international undergraduate students who have shown academic brilliance, community guidance, and motivation to better the global community. This program will cover tuition and fees, books, and living costs based on Concordia’s residency rate. Applicants must be in good academic standing with a minimum Assessment GPA of at least 2.00 following the Canadian grade point. Proficiency in the English language is a requirement for the scholarship.

Application Deadline: February 1, 2021

Eligibility: International students

Value of Award: Tuition fee, books, and living costs

Type: Undergraduate

3. Financial Aid Bursary At University of Ottawa

The University of Ottawa will provide financial aid to international students who want to commence a degree program in Canada. The value of this bursary is decided on an individual basis, student’s level of financial need and availability of funds. The university provides an education that leads you to the next level by engaging in paid, professional, career-related, employment opportunities specific to your discipline. To be eligible, applicants must: have a previous year’s degree, demonstrate financial need, maintain satisfactory academic standing, and proficiency in the English language.

Application Deadline: Varies according to the program.

Eligibility: International students

Value: Variable

Type: Undergraduate

4. Award of Excellence for International Students At Algoma University

Applicants are invited for the Award of Excellence for International Students to individuals who are seeking to undergo a degree program at Algoma University – Canada. Applicants must be entering their first year of study and must have completed their previous academic qualification with a minimum country-equivalent grade average of B (using the Algoma U grading scale). Applicants must be studying on a full-time basis (24-30 credits over two consecutive terms of study).

Application Deadline: Open

Eligibility: International

Value of Award: $500

Type: Any

For guidance and more information on how to apply, sign up for a study abroad consultation with us, and reach out to one of our study abroad consultants to guide you through the application and selection process


100 Adekunle Fajuyi Road, 3rd Floor Danax Plaza, Mokola Ibadan Nigeria.

26 S Rio Grande St #2072, Salt Lake City, UT 84101, United State.