Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship Program 2024-2025 is a fully funded scholarship for international students.
A total of 37 scholarships are available for undergraduate studies.
This scholarship will cover tuition, books, incidental fees, and full residence support for four years.
This scholarship aims to acknowledge the global students who show outstanding academic achievement and creativity and who are acknowledged as leaders in their college.
Particular emphasis is put on the effect the student has had on the lives of their college and society and
on their future ability to make a positive contribution to the worldwide society.
These scholarships are awarded annually to excellent students from around the globe, including global students
studying at Canadian high schools.
This is the most prestigious and competitive scholarship for global students.
Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship Summary
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Institution(s): University of Toronto
Study in: Canada
Lester B. Pearson International Courses Offered
Physical & Mathematical Sciences
Commerce & Management
Kinesiology & Physical Education
Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship Coverage
Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship Program covers tuition,
books, incidental fees, and full residence support for four years.
The scholarship is tenable only at the University of Toronto.
Eligibility Criteria for Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship
To be eligible for the Lester B. Pearson Scholarship applicant must fulfill the following:
The scholarship required language is English
It is eligible for all world countries
Applicant must be an international student
Applicant must be an original and creative thinker
Committed to school and community
A high achiever in academic and creative pursuits
Enthusiastic about learning and intellectual exploration
Have demonstrated strong leadership skills
Currently in their final year of secondary school or have graduated no earlier than June 2023
Intending to begin your studies at the University of
Toronto in September 2024 (students already attending
post-secondary studies cannot be considered; students starting
their studies in January 2024 at another post-secondary institution cannot be considered)
How to Apply for Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship
Interested candidates must first submit an application
for admission to the University of Toronto at https://future.utoronto.ca/pearson/about/.
Once this step is completed, eligible applicants can apply for the scholarship through a separate online application.
Prospective applicants must be nominated by the institute/school and must receive a nomination from the school to be eligible.
The applicant’s high school must be contacted and verified to apply for this scholarship.
Applicants will have to choose their preferred course choices at the University of Toronto.
Considerations will be given only to the first choice in the Pearson Scholarship 2024.
Successful Applicants will receive a personalized link to the Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship, to complete the online application.
Student’s nomination Deadline: November 30, 2023.
Lester B. Pearson Scholarship Deadline: January 15, 2024.