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Scholarships Available in Canada

Discover the different scholarships in universities in Canada that Indonesian students can apply for.

Canada is a popular study destination for international students looking to study both undergraduate and postgraduate programs. 

Home to many prestigious universities across many fields of study, students choose Canada for its good mix of affordable tuition cost, quality education and working opportunities post-graduation that could lead to eventual immigration. 

Many universities in Canada offer a variety of scholarship opportunities for international students including those from Indonesia. The government of Canada also provide scholarship opportunities that include the Vanier CGS scholarship for postgraduate studies. The scholarships offered in Canada can cover the tuition fee as well as living expenses.

Quality Scholarships & Benefits Studying In Canada

Apart from a variety of scholarships, studying in Canada brings many benefits that go beyond financial aid. These include:

  • Obtain internationally recognised degrees that will allow you to access better job opportunities and career advancements.
  • The ability to study and work up in part-time jobs and internships for work experience. Students can work up to 20 hours a week during school terms and up to 30 hours during vacations.
  • Upon graduation from a Canadian university, students can stay and work in the country for up to 3 years that could lead to eventual permanent residency.
  • Canada is a safe and peaceful country, ranking the 6th out of 163 countries in the 2019 Global Peace Index.
  • Improve your English language skills, experience a cosmopolitan culture in cities such as Toronto.

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List Of Scholarships For Indonesians Looking To Study In Canada

Below is a list of some of the scholarships offered in Canadian Universities.

Institution Name

Scholarship Name


University of Alberta

International Student Scholarship

up to CAD$9,000 paid over 4 years

International Entrance Leadership Scholarship

up to CAD$5,000

Ontario Tech University

Global Leadership Award

up to CAD$72,000 paid over 4 years

University of New Brunswick

UNB Scholarship

up to CAD$52,000 for any undergraduate program

Mount Allison University

Mount Allison Entrance Scholarship

up to CAD$20,000

University of Winnipeg

University of Winnipeg President’s Scholarship

up to CAD$5,000

Queen’s University

Principal’s Scholarship

up to CAD$4,000

Excellence Scholarship

up to CAD$1,500

Queen’s University International Admission Scholarship

up to CAD$9,000

Carleton University

Renewable Entrance Scholarship

up to CAD$16,000 paid over 4 years

Mount Royal University

President’s Scholarships

up to CAD$7,500

Trent University

Trent University Entrance Scholarships

up to CAD$3,000

Capilano University

Capilano Excellence Scholarship

up to CAD$40,000 paid over 4 years

Dalhousie University

Entrance Scholarship

up to CAD$2,000

University of Canada West

International Student Leaders Award

up to CAD$12,000 for undergraduate programs and MBA

Scholarships for Academic Excellence

up to CAD$10,000

MBA Foundation Study Grant

up to CAD$6,500

Ryerson University

International Secondary School Merit Scholarship

up to CAD$5,000

President’s Entrance Scholarship

up to CAD$40,000 paid over 4 years

Apart from university-specific scholarships, the Canadian Government also scholarships that Indonesian students can apply for based on merit.

Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship

The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship is awarded to high performing students who show leadership skills to study in Canada for a duration of 3 years which is valued at CAD$50,000 per year.

The scholarship can be awarded for postgraduate studies in the social sciences, natural sciences, engineering and humanities fields.

Wondering which scholarships in Canada to apply for? We can help! Let us guide you through the entire process including your course selection and visa application. Speak to our education specialist for free today.

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