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Lester B. Pearson Scholarship Program 2024-2025 For International Students – University Of Toronto

This International Scholarship Program at the University of Toronto intends to provide opportunities for excellent international students who display special academic success and creativity as well as who are notable in the school as leaders. Equally, the students must prove the special impact they have had on the life of their school and community, and their future potential to contribute positively to the global community.

Given yearly, the scholarships aim to recognize outstanding students from all over the world. Included are international students studying at Canadian high schools. Undoubtedly, this is the University of Toronto’s most important and competitive scholarship for international students. 


Lester B. Pearson Undergraduate Scholarship

Application DeadlineNovember 30, 2023
Country to studyCanada
School to studyUniversity of Toronto
TypeUndergraduate
SponsorLester B. Pearson Scholarship
GenderMen and Women
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Benefits of Lester B. Pearson Undergraduate Scholarship

The Lester B. Pearson International Scholarships will cover tuition, books, incidental fees, and full residence support.

Requirements for Lester B. Pearson Undergraduate Scholarship

An international student nominated by their school will be invited to submit an application to the Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship program. Here, an eligible candidate is:

  • An international student (i.e. a non-Canadian requiring a study permit)
  • An original and creative thinker
  • committed to school and community
  • A high achiever in academic and creative pursuits
  • Have demonstrated strong leadership skills
  • Enthusiastic about learning and intellectual exploration
  • Currently in their final year of secondary school or have graduated no earlier than June 2021
  • Intending to begin university in the upcoming academic year (students already attending post-secondary studies cannot be considered; students starting their studies in January 2021 at another post-secondary institution cannot be considered)

Selection Process

Pearson Scholarship Deadlines

  • School nomination deadline: November 30, 2023
  • Student OUAC admission application deadline: December 15, 2023 (Please note this is the final date to submit an application to the OUAC; although you can apply up to December 15 2023, it is recommended you apply for admission through the OUAC as soon as possible. The recommended date to apply for admission is before November 7, 2023 as spaces in programs fill-up quickly and popular programs may close early.)
  • Student scholarship application deadline: January 15, 2024

Application Deadline

November 30, 2023

How to Apply

The 2024 Competition opens in September 2023. To apply, you will need to:

  1. Receive a nomination from your school. High schools not already contacted/verified are asked to submit an application to participate in our program, available here in September.(external link) High schools who have participated in a previous year will receive their nomination access starting in early September.
  2. Apply to study at the University of Toronto(external link) to begin your studies in September 2024 and complete your application for admission by the appropriate deadlines(external link).  Please be advised that you will be considered for the Pearson Scholarship for your first choice of program at U of T.  You may apply for several programs and may receive admission to them all; however, the Pearson Scholarship, if awarded to you, would be restricted to your first choice of program at U of T at the time our scholarship decisions are made.
  3. Once we’ve received a nomination and you’ve applied to the university, you can complete the online Lester B. Pearson Scholarship application.  You will receive a private link to the scholarship application when you are successfully nominated by your school.

For more details, visit University Of Toronto website


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