The University of York is pleased to invite applications for the York World Scholars Program. Students from all nations are welcome to apply. He or she must be pursuing Double Major Bachelor’s degree in one of the field listed below. To apply, all of the required documents must be received by no later than 20 April 2016.
York University, known for championing new ways of thinking, invites international students to apply to the York World Scholars (YWS) program. The program is for high-achieving students with strong oral and written communication skills, who want to pursue a double major (a combination of two programs resulting in a unique degree) in the humanities, the social sciences, languages and professional fields.
Value and Tenure
The top three World Scholars will receive a tuition waiver of up to $20,000. Those with a Grade Point Average of 80% or above will be eligible for scholarships up to $2500. Subject to satisfactory progress, the awards are tenable for up to three years.
Level and Area of Studies
Double Major Bachelor’s degree in one of the following combinations:
- Economics and Political Science
- Finance and Business Economics
- Cognitive Science and Information Technology
- English and Professional Writing
- Human Rights & Equity Studies and Anthropology
- Sociology/Geography and Urban Studies
- International Development Studies and Geography
- History and Political Science
Place of Study
At York University, Canada.
Eligibility and Criteria
To be eligible, you must meet York’s international admission requirements, found here: futurestudents.yorku.ca/requirements/international
There is no nationality restriction.
The scholarship can be applied online through the online system at the link below.
20 April 2016.