2022-23 Wilfrid Laurier University Laurier Scholars Award (Canada Based)


Scholarship Awarding University: 

Type of degree: 
Bachelor’s and MBA

Scholarship Deadline: 
Applications for this scholarship will end on February 15, 2022 at 11:59 p.m.

Scholarship Summary: 
The prestigious Laurier Scholars Award at WLU is an annual entrance scholarship that was established in 2021 to offer high-achieving students (Canadian and international) the opportunity to participate in a dynamic learning environment that will foster innovative thinking and ethical, visionary leadership.

Scholarship Applicant Criteria:
Students are required to meet the eligibility criteria to be considered for the Laurier Scholars Award, which includes:
•  attending a postsecondary institution for the first time;
•  an admission average of 90% or higher;
•  an offer of admission to full-time studies starting in fall 2022.

Students are selected for the Laurier Scholars Award based on their academic achievement and a separate application, which includes:
•  a personal statement,
•  list of your activities and/or accomplishments,
•  a letter of recommendation, and
•  a virtual interview may be required for shortlisted candidates.

Value of Scholarship: 
Seven students will be selected to receive a $40,000 entrance scholarship. The Laurier Scholars Award includes $7,500 per year for up to four years and an experiential learning award of $10,000. The experiential award may be used to fund a summer research assistantship, international exchange or another hands-on learning opportunity that connects in-class knowledge to learning experiences outside the classroom. 

Scholarship Application Guide: 
To apply;
Submit the Laurier Scholars Award application in LORIS (Laurier’s Online Registration and Information System) by February 15, 2022 at 11:59 p.m.

You can start the application and come back to it later. Find more application details here.

Scholarship Website: 
Find further information on this scholarship opportunity at the Wilfrid Laurier University Laurier Scholars Program Page.