Merit Scholarships for International Students at CEGEP in Canada

Merit Scholarships for International Students at CEGEP in Canada

  • Location Canada
  • Level Undergraduate
  • Deadline Apr 09, 2018
  • Amount $14,000

Scholarship Description

The Quebec Ministry of Higher Education (MEES) is offering Merit Scholarships for International students. To be eligible, students must be a full-time student for both the fall and winter terms in the program.

CEGEP is a publicly funded pre-university college in the province of Quebec’s education system.

If English is not your first language then you will need to show that your English language skills are at a high enough level to succeed in your studies.

Eligibility

Entrance Requirements: To be eligible, you must be an international student, that is:
You have come to Quebec to study and studying is your primary activity; and
You are neither a citizen nor a permanent resident of Canada as defined by law and the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, nor have you submitted an application for permanent residence; Students must also:
Students must also:
Be from one of the following 44 countries*: Albania, Algeria, Armenia, Benin, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Dominica, Egypt, Gabon, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Equatorial Guinea, Haiti, Ivory Coast, Laos, Lebanon, Macedonia, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritius, Mauritania, Moldova, Morocco, Niger, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Rwanda, Saint Lucia, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Togo, Tunisia, Vanuatu, Vietnam.
Be enrolled full time in a career program at a Quebec college; meet the admission criteria of your program of studies as well as the requirements that will allow you to earn a DEC during your stay as a Quebec student.
Be preselected by your CEGEP, having already received a favourable admission decision;
To receive the scholarship, you must have all legal authorisations required by immigration authorities: Quebec Acceptance Certificate (CAQ) for Studies issued by MIDI, Quebec’s Ministry of Immigration, Diversity, and Inclusion; study permit issued by Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC); if required to fulfill a mandatory internship, a work permit.

English Language Requirements: If English is not your first language then you will need to show that your English language skills are at a high enough level to succeed in your studies.


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