Be a new student to UBC, entering directly from secondary school or post-secondary;
Be an international student who will be studying at UBC on a Canadian study permit;
Demonstrate outstanding academic achievement and strong extra-curricular involvement.
The University of British Columbia is offering its Outstanding International Student Award (OIS) to a numer of international students that wish to start a undergraduate program at UBC, in Canada. These scholarships include up to CAD $10.000 as a one-time merit-based entrance scholarship. Grades and the Personal Profile are reviewed for consideration for the award. Its application deadline is due to December 1, 2016.
Am I eligible?
To be considered for an OIS Award, you must
- Ne new to UBC, entering directly from secondary school or post-secondary (university or college)
- Be an international student studying at UBC on a Canadian study permit (student visa). (Changes to your citizenship status will affect your scholarship eligibility.)
- Demonstrate outstanding academic achievement and strong extra-curricular involvement
- Apply to UBC by December 1
OIS amounts range from $2,500 to $10,000 CAD.
Applicants must submit their UBC application for admission by December 1 in order to be considered for the OIS.
How will I be considered for OIS?
All international students are automatically considered for the OIS as soon as they have received an offer of admission to UBC. After they have received an offer of admission, their UBC application will be reviewed a second time – for IMES consideration. If they are selected for an award, they will be notified no more than three weeks after being offered admission to UBC
When are OIS decisions made?
Decisions are made on a rolling basis, beginning in February. You will be notified of your OIS or IMES status sometime between February and mid-April, depending on when you receive your offer of admission to UBC.
La University of British Columbia es un centro de educación superior e investigación, ubicada en Canadá, fue fundada en 1915. La Universidad esta calificada entre las 40 mejores universidades del mundo y una de las mejores 20 universidades publicas.
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