Admission Guidance Essay Scholarship for International Students

Apply for Admission Guidance Essay Scholarship and get a decent funding opportunity to study in the US, UK, CA, and AUS.

With this opportunity international students can afford expensive education and achieve their career goal in abroad.

Admission Guidance helps students for the last four years who have a plan to study in one of these world’s best countries – UK, USA, Canada, Australia.

Who May Apply

To be eligible, the applicants should meet all the following:

  • Students who have been approved admission to any accredited and recognized American university can avail the program. However, preference will be given to applicants going to Ivy League colleges, for instance:- Harvard, Princeton, Yale, University of Pennsylvania, Columbia University, University of UK, and University of Sydney etc.
  • Students must enrol in an undergraduate/postgraduate course in the reputed United States (US)/United Kingdom (UK)/Canada (CA)/Australia (AUS) educational institute.
  • Candidates should be 18 years or older at the time of enrollment.
  • Depending on your educational background and country of origin, you may need to provide evidence of your English proficiency to be able to study in the US, UK, CA, and AUS.

Application Procedure

“You Will Be Found” College Essay Writing Challenge

Applying for Admission Guidance Essay award is entirely stress-free. All you need to do is fill out the funding form thoroughly and write a minimum 600 to 800-word essay on “Why do you need this application ?”

  • The application is in online mode only. Personal details, for example, name, education qualification, contact information, background details are a must fulfil.
  • A short original essay must be written on the topic that specific by (Write up must be up to the mark with correct spellings, correct punctuation and grammar, and a proper sentence formation).

Award Details:

Winner will receive $1500 to support their education expenses in abroad.

Application Deadline: 29/03/2021

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Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship for Canadian and Foreign Students

The Government of Canada is pleased to announce the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS) program to strengthen Canada’s ability to attract and retain world-class doctoral students and establish Canada as a global centre of excellence in research and higher learning.

The Vanier CGS program helps Canadian institutions aims to attract and retain world-class, highly qualified doctoral students from across Canada and around the world.

Vanier Scholars demonstrate leadership skills and a high standard of scholarly achievement in graduate studies in the social sciences and humanities, natural sciences and/or engineering and health.

Provided By: The Government of Canada

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $50,000 per year for three years during doctoral studies
  • Number of Awards: Up to 166 scholarships are awarded annually. A total of up to 500 scholarships are active at any time.
  • Study Level: Graduate
  • Requirement: All Nationality
  • Submission Categories: Online
  • Application Deadline: For Students: Consult the nominating institution for submission deadline. For nominating institutions: Deadline: November 6, 2019 (20:00 EST).

Who May Enter:

Candidate eligibility

  1. Citizenship: Canadian citizens, permanent residents of Canada and foreign citizens are eligible to be nominated for a Vanier CGS.
  2. To be considered for a Vanier CGS, you must:
  • be nominated by only one Canadian institution, which must have received a Vanier CGS quota;
  • be pursuing your first doctoral degree (including joint undergraduate/graduate research program such as: MD/PhD, DVM/PhD, JD/PhD – if it has a demonstrated and significant research component). Note that only the PhD portion of a combined degree is eligible for funding;
  • intend to pursue, in the summer semester or the academic year following the announcement of results, full-time doctoral (or a joint graduate program such as: MD/PhD, DVM/PhD, JD/PhD) studies and research at the nominating institution; Note that only the PhD portion of a combined degree is eligible for funding;
  • not have completed more than 20 months of doctoral studies as of May 1, 2020 (see calculating months of doctoral studies below);
  • have achieved a first-class average, as determined by your institution, in each of the last two years of full-time study or equivalent. Candidates are encouraged to contact the institution for its definition of a first-class average, and
  • must not hold, or have held, a doctoral-level scholarship or fellowship from CIHRNSERC or SSHRC to undertake or complete a doctoral degree.

Eligibility of Degree Programs

  • Doctoral awards are tenable only in degree programs that have a significant research component.
  • The research component must be a requirement for completion of the program and is considered to be significant original, autonomous research that leads to the completion of a dissertation, major scholarly publication, performance, recital and/or exhibit that is merit reviewed at the institutional level.
  • Clinically-oriented programs of study, including clinical psychology, are also eligible programs if they have a significant research component, as described above.

Note: ResearchNet will only allow the creation of one application per applicant. Applicants should only seek a nomination from the institution at which they want to study and are advised to discuss their decision with the nominating institution before they submit the application through ResearchNet.

Before you apply for a Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship (Vanier CGS), check all eligibility criteria here.

Application Procedure:

To participate, participants must be nominated by the institution at which they want to study. Applicants apply online on the portal.

A complete Vanier CGS nomination packages include:

Award Description:

The Government of India will provide benefits as the following:

  • Valued at $50,000 per year for three years during doctoral studies
  • Considers three equally weighted selection criteria: Academic Excellence, Research Potential, and Leadership

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Here Are The Top International Scholarships Available In Canada

Canada is becoming a booming hub for international students hailing from different nooks and corners of the world, particularly for the ones who are unable to fulfill their educational dreams in their home countries.

Canada is no longer overlooked as a popular study destination for international scholars and also offers permanent citizenship to international students. It is ranked among the top ten places to live for a period over 20 years.

Canada, in the previous decade or so, was disregarded as a popular study destination due to sky-rocket living expenses and study costs.

Tuition fees are fairly high, even today, with some of the big cities having fairly high living costs as compared to other developed countries.

Canada offers a wide range of international scholarships to attract scholars and researchers from all over the world.

Here is the list of the best government-funded, private-funded and university-funded scholarship opportunities for international students who wish to pursue an education in Canada.

Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships

Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships are offered to attract doctoral candidates from across the globe and is worth CAD$50,000 (£31,000) annually for three years. It is also offered for combined masters and PhD programme.

Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships
Apply Now: Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships

Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships

These scholarships are offered to international students completing their postgraduate degree programmes in the field of natural and social sciences or health sciences.

Apply Now: Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships

IDRC Research Awards

IDRC Research Awards are available for students hailing from developing countries. This call is open to Canadians, permanent residents of Canada, and citizens of developing countries pursuing a master’s or a doctoral degree at a recognized university OR who have completed a master’s or a doctoral degree at a recognized university.

Apply Now: IDRC Research Awards

NSERC Postgraduate Scholarships

These government-sponsored scholarships are available for international students who wish to pursue an education in the fields of natural sciences or engineering. Depending on the type of award you are seeking, there are a number of deadlines to keep in mind when you apply for support from NSERC.

Apply Now: NSERC Postgraduate Scholarships

Lester B. Pearson International Scholarships

Lester B. Pearson International Scholarships are offered by the University of Toronto to students with exceptional academic achievements. The program is intended to recognize international students who demonstrate exceptional academic achievement and creativity and who are recognized as leaders within their school. This scholarship covers tuition fee, books, incidental fees, and full residence support for four years.

Apply Now: Lester B. Pearson International Scholarships

Humber College International Entrance Scholarships

Humber College offers both renewable full and partial tuition scholarships to international students and research scholars. Admission requirements for Humber depend on your home country and your current level of education. Some programs may require additional documents such as a portfolio, writing samples, questionnaires, etc.

Apply Now: Humber College International Entrance Scholarships

York University International Student Scholarship Programme

York University International Student Scholarship Programme is worth CAD$60,000-$100,000 for students wishing to pursue undergraduate studies, particularly the ones with outstanding academic achievements.

Apply Now: York University International Student Scholarship Programme

University of British Columbia Scholarships for International Students

The University of British Columbia (UBC) recognizes the academic achievement of outstanding students from around the world by devoting more than $20 million annually to awards, scholarships, and other forms of financial support for international undergraduate students.

Apply Now: University of British Columbia Scholarships for International Students

Carleton University Entrance Scholarships for International Students

Carleton University offers partially funded scholarships worth $4,000-$16,000 to international students who fulfill the university admission criterion of 80 percent or above academic percentage. Carleton University has one of the most generous scholarship and bursary programs in Canada. Last year, more than 12,000 scholarships and bursaries, totaling over $21.5 million, were awarded to undergraduate students.

Apply Now: Carleton University Entrance Scholarships for International Students

University of Manitoba Graduate Fellowships

The University of Manitoba offers graduate-level fellowships to students of all nationalities, who have applied at the University of Manitoba. The scholarship is worth $18,000 for PhD students or $14,000 for master’s students.

Apply Now: University of Manitoba Graduate Fellowships

Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation Doctoral Scholarships

Each year, the Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation rewards outstanding doctoral candidates who are enrolled, or about to be enrolled, in a social sciences or humanities program. The Foundation is seeking candidates who are audacious, original, and forward-thinking. Up to 20 scholarships are awarded each year. The annual value of it is worth $60,000 per scholar for three years.

Apply Now: Pierre Elliot Trudeau Foundation Doctoral Scholarships

University of Waterloo Master’s Awards of Excellence

The University of Waterloo offers masters of excellence awards to students who wish to enroll in a research-based graduate program. Students receive $2,500 per term for a maximum of five months. Eligible students must be registered full time in a research-based master’s program at the University of Waterloo and hold a valid Canadian study permit.

Apply Now: University of Waterloo Master’s Awards of Excellence

University of Calgary Graduate Awards

The University of Calgary offers awards to reward academic achievement and to help bridge the gap between the cost of education and limited student income, allowing students to focus on their studies and research. Their awards cater to the financial needs of international students and offer support worth $40,000.

University of Calgary Graduate awards

Apply Now: University of Calgary Graduate Awards

University of Winnipeg President’s Scholarships

The University of Winnipeg is pleased to announce the creation of 53 new entrance scholarships for international students who will be entering the University of Winnipeg for the first time. These scholarships are available for undergraduate level up to PhD and offer partial tuition fee waiver of $3,500.

Apply Now: University of Winnipeg President’s Scholarships

Toshiba/NSTA ExploraVision Student Science Competition

Toshiba/NSTA ExploraVision is now offering the Students Science Competition. ExploraVision is a STEM competition for K-12 students. It encourages students to combine their imagination with their knowledge of science and technology to explore visions for the future.

The students write a paper and draw a series of web pages to describe and communicate their idea. Finalists make an actual website, video and a prototype of their future vision. ExploraVision is more than a science fair or a competition—it can be a tool to ignite every student’s enthusiasm for STEM subjects!

Teams of 2-4 students select a technology, research how it works, learn why it was invented, and then predict how that technology may change in the future. Students identify what “breakthroughs” are required for their idea to become a reality and describe the positive and negative consequences of their technology on society.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $10,000* savings bond for each first-place team member and $5,000* for each second-place team member
  • Number of Awards: Multiple
  • Submission Categories: Students, Coaches & Mentors, Schools, Teachers
  • Application Deadline: 11:59 pm EST, February 8th, 2019
  • Winner Announcement: Regional Winner on March 5, 2019, National Winner on May 1, 2019

Who May Enter:

All projects must meet the following requirements:

  • All entrants must be the United States or Canadian citizens and living within the United States, U.S. Territories or Canada and enrolled full-time in a public, private or home school
  • Students must be no older than 21 years of age
  • National Science Teachers Association employees, NSTA board members, ExploraVision judges, and their respective families are not eligible to enter the competition
  • Any project that has won at ExploraVision’s regional and/or national levels may not be re-submitted in future years
  • Any project previously awarded a prize in another competition may not be submitted
  • Any student who was selected as a regional or national finalist in ExploraVision can only compete in subsequent years with a new team — i.e., with students who have not previously been selected as ExploraVision regional or national finalists
  • Students enter as a team of 2-4 students with a teacher/coach and optional mentor (no individual entries)

Application Procedure:

To participate, projects must be received online at Toshiba/NSTA ExploraVision.

  • Step 1: Teacher/Coach registration at
  • Step 2: Register your team
  • Step 3: Teams begin working on their projects (e.g. brainstorm topics, research, etc.)
  • Step 4: Upload and enter projects


  • Teams are strongly encouraged to enter their project online
  • A teacher may register as many teams as he/she wishes
  • Each team is automatically assigned a project ID number upon registration
  • Your team’s assigned project number must appear on each page of your project file if mailing to ensure no pages are lost. If submitting online, you do not need to add the project ID number

Required Documents:

Each student may only submit one project via online per year. However, each teacher/coach can participate in multiple projects per year. Each complete project must consist of:

Toshiba-NSTA ExploraVision Student Science Competition

Why Participate in ExploraVision?

  • Engage students in project-based learning to solve real-world problems
  • Help students, teachers, and the community become interested in STEM
  • Help students develop skills such as critical thinking and communication
  • Teach students how to work effectively in groups on an interdisciplinary project
  • Help steer students toward a lifetime of learning and curiosity
  • Teach multiple subjects in one project: STEAM, English, research & history
  • FREE to enter and everyone who enters receives a gift and a certificate from ExploraVision!

Award Description:

All entrants have the opportunity to be recognized for their good ideas and to win prizes. Tell your school about ExploraVision!


  • First Prize (4 teams): U.S. EE Savings Bond worth $10,000* at maturity for each student
  • Second Prize (4 teams): U.S. EE Savings Bond worth $5,000* at maturity for each student
  • National Finalists (8 teams): An expense-paid trip to Washington, DC in June for ExploraVision Awards Weekend for each national winning student and his/her parent/guardian
  • Regional Winners (24 teams): A technology/science-related gift for each student and an awards ceremony for each regional winning team at its school where the team will receive a winner’s banner, plaque, and other gifts
  • Honorable Mention (500 teams): A unique prize and certificate for each student
  • All Participants: A certificate of participation and gift for every student whose team submits a complete project
  • S. EE Savings Bonds issue price is half their face value. First- and second-place Canadian winners receive Canada Savings Bonds purchased for the equivalent issue price in Canadian dollars. Canada bonds face value may vary based on the current exchange rate (for $5,000 U.S. and $2,500 U.S.) at time of purchase.

Coaches & Mentors

  • National Finalists: An expense-paid trip to Washington, DC in June for ExploraVision Awards Weekend for the coach and mentor of each national winning team and a one-year NSTA membership to coaches of the national winning teams. Additionally, national finalist coaches will receive an expense-paid trip to one of the NSTA conferences of their choice as an ExploraVision Ambassador. This will give educators an opportunity to learn and grow by attending valuable sessions at the conference
  • Regional Winners: A technology / science-related gift for the coach and mentor of each regional winning team
  • All Participants: A certificate of participation and a gift for each coach and mentor of every team that submits a complete project

Schools: Regional Winners: A Toshiba branded technology for each school of the regional winning teams


  • As a special teacher prize, the top 27 teachers who submit over 27 eligible online entries will receive a technology/science-related gift.
  • Any teacher who invites another K-12 educator to submit a project will receive a technology / science-related gift. (Visit the registration page for more information.)

Official Website

Any questions, feel free to contact

Reedsy National Creative Writing Scholarship

Reedsy is pleased to announce the inaugural Reedsy Creative Writing Scholarship, a biannual award for writers and novelists in further education.

They have designed this scholarship to award a student whose writing displays a clear and unique voice with the potential to thrive in the competitive literary landscape.

Awarded twice a year, successful candidates will receive $1,000 towards educational expenses and be eligible for further sponsorship from Reedsy while they develop as a writer.

Provided By: Reedsy is a community of over 50,000 authors, publishers, and professionals. They provide writers with the tools to craft beautiful books. As the world’s leading marketplace of book publishing talent, Reedsy is passionate about nurturing the next generation of fiction authors.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: A $1,000 grant towards your studies
  • Number of Awards: Varies
  • Study Level:
  • Requirement: ESSAY
  • Application Deadline: February 21, 2019, and September 21, 2019
  • Winner Announcement:

Who May Enter:

To be eligible for the Reedsy Creative Writing Scholarship, applicants must be:

  • United States, Canada or Australia Citizens or Permanent Residents; and
  • Accepted to, or currently enrolled in an accredited college, university, or graduate program within the United States, Canada or Australia.

Application Procedure:

To participate, applicants must submit an application at

Your application must include the first chapter (1,500 to 7,500 words) of an original novel you are currently writing, or have written but not yet published.

  • All applications must be submitted by email to and include:
  • Your name, address, and contact number;
  • The name of the college or university you are attending or planning to attend;
  • Your sample chapter attached to the email in .doc or .docx format with a written introduction. Google Doc links and PDFs will not be accepted.

Five finalists will be selected from each application pool. If your submission is shortlisted, a blurb about your novel will be featured on their scholarship page.

Award Description:

The scholarship must be applied to tuition and other education-related expenses. A wire transfer for $1,000 will be made payable to the recipient’s educational institution directly.

Official Website

If you have any question, contact at the address: Reedsy Ltd. Seedcamp 4-5 Bonhill St, Shoreditch, London EC2A 4BX, Phone: +44 20 3108 9367, USA: +1 (407) 233-3331, and email:

3M National Student Fellowship

The 3M National Student Fellowship Program arose out of consultations and collaboration with the Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (STLHE) Board of Directors and the Council of 3M National Teaching Fellows Executive. For many years, 3M Canada has funded scholarships and awards for undergraduates in colleges and universities across Canada.

The Fellowship honors up to ten full-time diploma and undergraduate students at Canadian post-secondary institutions who have demonstrated outstanding leadership in their lives, at their post-secondary institution. These students embrace a vision of education that enhances their academic experience and beyond.

Provided By: Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (STLHE) strives to be the pre-eminent national voice, and a world leader, for enhancing teaching and learning in higher education. The Society supports research, its dissemination, increased awareness, and application of research through scholarly teaching and learning.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $5,000
  • Number of Awards: Varies
  • Study Level: Full-time post-secondary
  • Submission Categories: Online
  • Application Deadline: 31 January 2019

Who May Enter:

To be eligible to apply, nominees must:

  • be enrolled full time in a post-secondary Canadian institution.
  • full-time students enrolled in college programs are eligible.
  • have completed at least one full semester of study at the time of nomination
  • have not previously received a 3M student fellowship

Application Procedure:

To participate, participants can use the online registration and upload function to submit their documents during the submission period online system:

Required Documents:

Here is a checklist/template of what to include:

  • Cover Page
  • Nomination Letters, Letters of Support and Statement from Vice-President of Students (or person in the equivalent role).
  • Academic Performance
  • Leadership
  • Challenges in Post-Secondary Education
  • Transformational Educational Experiences
  • Awards and Recognition

File Naming Protocol

name the file using the following protocol: nominee’s family name-first name.pdf, for example- Smith-Heather.pdf

  • Hard copies will not be accepted.
  • Please do not include any images or photos as part of the nomination package.
  • Please do not have blank pages or section dividers or section title pages.
  • The complete nomination package, with all seven items noted above, should be submitted electronically in a single PDF through the following location:
  • On a separate page and not included in the 15 page limit, submit a 50-word and a 200-word “citation”, describing yourself, plus a high resolution (1500 pixels minimum at 300 ppi) digital ‘headshot’ with a plain background of yourself (this will be used for our website and promotion if you are successful).
  • All packages received here will be acknowledged upon receipt by an automated email reply so applicants will know their submissions have been received. We anticipate being able to publicly announce the 2019 3M NSF cohort in early April 2019.

Award Description:

  • Awardees will be invited to the annual conference of the Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (STLHE) in June, where they will participate in a 3M National Student Fellowship Program retreat and lead the closing plenary.
  • Awardees will receive a contribution towards their cost of travel, accommodation during the conference, and conference registration. While at the conference, they will have the opportunity to develop a cohort-based collaborative project with the goal of enhancing teaching and learning at the post-secondary level.
  • The cohort commits the year following their award to implementing and sustaining their project.
  • A facilitator supports the cohort in the development, implementation, and sustainability of their project and advises on synergies with STLHE SIGs and previous 3MNSF cohorts.
  • Each recipient will also receive an award of $5,000 to be spent at their discretion.

Official Website

For more information, contact award coordinator Cynthia Korpan at

Oxford Full-Tuition Agnese Nelms Haury Scholarship

Linacre College of the Oxford University is thrilled to announce the Oxford Full-Tuition Agnese Nelms Haury Scholarship. The Scholarship covers tuition fees and living costs for Native American and First Nations students from the US and Canada for a one-year taught Master’s degree at Oxford University in association with Linacre College.

Eligible candidates who are normally resident in the USA or Canada and hold official status in the US or Canada as American Indian, Alaska Native, First Nation, Metis or Inuit are automatically considered for this scholarship if they apply and gain admission to one of the designated Master’s courses at Oxford University.

Provided By:

Linacre House was founded as a non-collegiate, non-residential, multi-discipline society, to meet the social needs of the many graduates gathering in Oxford. In 1965, Linacre House was re-named Linacre College.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: 100% of fees and a grant for living costs
  • Number of Awards: 1
  • Study Level: Masters
  • Duration: Period of fee liability
  • Submission Categories: Online
  • Application Deadline: Relevant January 2019

Who May Enter:

  • Nationality: Normally resident in the USA or Canada and
  • Hold official status in the US or Canada as American Indian, Alaska Native, First Nation, Metis or Inuit.
  • Eligible candidates are automatically considered for this scholarship

Application Procedure:

To be eligible for this scholarship, students should apply and gain admission to one of the designated Master’s courses at Oxford University.

Eligible Courses

Additional Information:

  • For more information about the courses, potential applicants should contact the relevant directors of the postgraduate programs of interest.
  • For information about the Agnese Nelms Haury Program, which is housed at the University of Arizona, applicants may contact Program Director Anna Spitz (email:, who can also put you in touch with people who can informally advise you on your application (e.g. former Rhodes scholars, native students who studied at Oxford, North American students and faculty who studied for or taught some of the designated degrees)
  • The scholarship is only tenable at Linacre College. All eligible applicants will be considered for this scholarship, regardless of which college (if any) you state as your preference on the graduate application form. However, successful applicants will be transferred to Linacre College in order to take up the scholarship.
  • To be considered for this scholarship, submit your application for graduate study by the relevant January deadline. American and Canadian nationals who are offered a place on one of the eligible courses will be contacted by email around April and will be asked to submit additional material if they believe they meet the selection criteria regarding official status, as outlined above.
  • The scholarship holder should be prepared to provide evidence of native status. Selection is expected to take place in May. See the Standard scholarship selection terms for more information about the application and selection process.

Award Description:

The Agnese Nelms Haury Scholarship covers tuition fees and living costs for Native American and First Nations students from the US and Canada for a one-year taught Masters degree at Oxford University in association with Linacre College. The scholarship also covers:

  • one flight from US/Canada to London at the start of the program
  • one flight from London to US/Canada at the end of the program
  • visa application expenses for the standard visa process

For more information about the scholarship program requirements, visit Native American/First Nations at Oxford University at The Agnese Nelms Haury Program in Environment and Social Justice Program(link is external)

Official Website