The Memorial University of Newfoundland offers opportunities to overseas students through its International Entrance Scholarships for the academic year 2021-2022. The grants are designed for international students entering the university for any undergraduate degree program.
The University will help out the deserving students at its campus throughout their educational journey. The students will be able to apply for any of the two scholarships according to their needs and qualifications and get a sufficient award amount.
Memorial University of Newfoundland
The Memorial University of Newfoundland, also known as Memorial University or MUN, is a public university based in St. John’s, Newfoundland, and Labrador, with several satellite campuses. Memorial University offers certificate, diploma, undergraduate, graduate, and post-graduate programs and online courses and degrees. Memorial’s campuses include St. John’s, Corner Brook, Happy Valley-Goose Bay, and Harlow (in England).
The aspirant must follow the mentioned eligibility criteria to apply for the scholarship:
- The candidate must be an international student.
- Open to a student must be eligible to pay the full international undergraduate fee, must register for at least nine credit hours in each of two semesters in their first academic year at the Memorial University of Newfoundland, should generally have fewer than 31 credit hours of transfer credits and meet scholarship standing (comparable to that prescribed for Newfoundland and Labrador and Canadian applicants).
- Open to a student must be eligible to pay the total international undergraduate fees and meet scholarship standing (comparable to that prescribed for Newfoundland and Labrador and Canadian applicants).
- The student may not hold this scholarship in conjunction with another general International entrance scholarship of significant value for undergraduate students.
Acceptable Courses and Subjects
The scholarships are avaialble for pursuing an undergraduate degree program in the following fields:
- Visual Studies
Why study at Memorial University?
The memorial is home to 4,000 of the world’s most intellectually ambitious and talented graduate students passionate about learning and making a positive, global impact. Research at Memorial reflects a vibrant culture of creativity and innovation. Memorial is ranked as one of Canada’s top 20 research universities, generating approximately $160 million in research income each year. They are also among the top three universities in Canada in corporate-sponsored research income proportion.
Benefits of the Programs
The scholarship will be awarded as follows:
- The Memorial University of Newfoundland International Entrance Scholarship- Top applicants may be offered a scholarship valued at $4,400 as funding allows.
- IUGS Entrance Scholarship for Undergraduate Students valued at either $12,000 or $6,000 and is not ordinarily renewable.
How to Apply for the Scholarship
For applying to these scholarships, candidates are needed to follow these steps:
Step 1: Apply for Admission
Once you have applied to Memorial University, you will automatically be considered for an entrance scholarship. That means no additional application is necessary. Students successful in receiving a scholarship offer will be notified shortly after their acceptance to Memorial University has been confirmed.
Step 2: Submit Required Documents
- High school Diploma Certificate
- School transcripts already available
- Transcripts from prior school (only if requested)
- Post-Secondary Transcription
- Official survey results
- Start / Course Vitae
- Fellows must meet the general country OR study curriculum entry requirement.
- You must demonstrate English language skills and meet the general admission criteria following the country OR curriculum you studied.
- English. English 3201. English (Standard or Higher Level)
- Mathematics. One of Math 3200*
- Laboratory Science. One of Biology 3201.
- Social Studies or Modern or Classical Language (MCL) One of History 3201.
- Elective. Two credits in any subject area at the 3000 level.
Foreign nationals traveling to Canada now require either a Temporary Resident Visa (TRV) or Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA); some exemptions apply. Please note: TRVs and eTA’s only allow a foreign national to transit to Canada; additional documentation is required for those that intend to work or study in Canada.
Application Deadline: Open
Contact address: +1 709-864-8000
University location: 230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John’s, NL A1C 5S7, Canada