University of Ottawa Excellence Scholarship for African Students 2023/24

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the University of Ottawa Excellence Scholarship for African Students enrolled in a full-time study program for the 2023/2024 session.

The University is proud of the diversity of its international student body. This renewable scholarship is offered to international students who are citizens of African countries who are admitted in the fall of 2023 or later.


Scholarship sponsor(s): University of Ottawa, Canada

Scholarship Type: Tuition Award

Host institutions: University of Ottawa, Canada

Scholarship Worth: $17,500 to $25,000

Number of awards: Enough

Level of education: Undergraduate

Nationality: Africans


Also apply: University of Manchester Doctoral President’s Award (PDS) 2023 (Fully Funded)

University of Ottawa Excellence Scholarship| Details

These scholarship awards are open to African students enrolled in one of the specified undergraduate programs in the faculties of Engineering, Science or Social Sciences. This significant financial contribution to their education reduces tuition by $17,500 to $25,000, depending on the program.

  • All students eligible for this scholarship will automatically receive it upon enrollment. It will be applied directly to their tuition fees.
  • This scholarship cannot be combined with the entry scholarship for African students studying in English.

Eligibility criteria

To be eligible for the University of Ottawa Excellence Scholarship for African Students studying in English, you are expected to meet the following requirements:

  • To meet the admission requirements of the program in question.
  • Enroll full-time for the first time in a university undergraduate program.
  • Be an African citizen.
  • Must meet the academic averages required for the scholarship.

See also: University of Dundee Africa Vice-Chancellor Scholarship 2023

Application Procedures

How to apply: Interested candidates should apply for scholarship and bursaries once they have applied to the University of Ottawa and received their uoAccess ID and password.

  • All applications for scholarships and bursaries must be submitted online, using Online Scholarships and Scholarships. Application forms are usually available two months before the application deadline.
  • Upload all required documents to Online Scholarships and Scholarships and submit your application.

track your application

  • Track all applications for scholarships and bursaries directly from the homepage of the Online Scholarships and Bursaries tool.

Application deadline: Not stated

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