University Of Waterloo Master’s Awards of Excellence

For masters students here is yet another opportunity for you to study abroad for another level of education. Waterloo University is giving out the International Masters Awards of Excellence and this scholarship is for international students to embark on their master’s degree research. However, the faculties are the ones to nominate students who are eligible based on academic performance through their application for admission.

Host Institution

University of Waterloo

Level/Field of Study

Research Master’s degree in any subject

Number of Scholarships

Not stated yet

Target Group

The Waterloo International Master’s Award of Excellence is for students from all over the world

Scholarship Value/Inclusions

The value of the Waterloo International Masters Award of Excellence scholarship is about $2,500 per term for a maximum of 5 terms.


Eligibility requirements for the Waterloo International Masters Award include international students must have a valid Canadian study permit.  

International students must be registered full-time and assess international tuition fees, as the scholarship will only be awarded to masters degree students in research-focused programs basically thesis/research paper.

Understand that only students accessing the first term of their program are eligible and applicants must show good academic excellence through a category established by the faculty.

Also, applicants must meet the academic progress requirements of their program and should not have any outstanding probationary admission requirements.

Application instructions:

From here international students will certainly be considered for this award based on their application for admission and no separate scholarship application is required.

However, your faculty/departments will have to select their eligible students and nominate them for the Waterloo scholarship.

The Waterloo International Award application deadline for some master’s programs started in September 2022.

However, it is important students should go and check the official website at Uwaterloo for more information on application deadlines provided for masters degree programs.

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