There are some awards and scholarships which are uniquely available to international students, however you are also eligible for most entrance, transfer, and continuing undergraduate awards as a uLethbridge student. You can apply for most awards easily online through your uLethbridge student account on the Bridge. For more information about scholarships, eligibility, and how to apply, visit the Scholarships and Student Finance page or stop by their office in Anderson Hall (AH115).
Scholarships for International Students
International Entrance and Continuing Award
As an international student you are automatically considered for this award, which offers up to $1,000 based on academic achievement. For new students entering the University of Lethbridge, minimum transfer GPA will be no less than 3.0 (on a minimum 24 credit hours transferred) and for high school students, admission average will be no less than 70%. Continuing students need a minimum GPA of 3.00 and a 60% course load. Recipients will always be selected by highest to lowest GPA or admission average. There are 70 awards available for new uLethbridge students and 30 awards available for continuing students.
Alexander Barnhill Bursary for International Students
New and continuing international students are eligible to receive this award of $1,000 based on financial need. There are a total of four awards available; two per term. A separate application is required. You can find the application form here.
International Relocation Award
Up to $2,000 may be awarded to international students entering any undergraduate degree program or English for Academic Purposes program; students must be relocating to study in-person at any University of Lethbridge campus. No application is required.
International Student Emergency Bursary
Up to $500 may be awarded to international full-time students in good academic standing on the basis of financial need exacerbated by an emergency. Application is required; apply at Scholarships and Student Finance (AH115)
Other Scholarships (available to all uLethbridge undergraduate students)
Board of Governors' Admission Scholarship
$1,000 for actual admission average of 80% or higher. Must submit complete their application for admission for September admission to uLethbridge by December 15 to be considered.
Board of Governors' Relocation Scholarship
Up to $500 for actual admission average of 80% or higher based on geographic region. Must submit complete their application for admission for September admission to uLethbridge by December 15 to be considered.
*Our Board of Governors' Admission and Relocation scholarships reward students who apply early to uLethbridge. They may be combined with other uLethbridge awards.
Leadership and Entrance Awards
Up to $6,000 awarded to qualifying students. Separate online awards application required by March 15 for September admission.
Board of Governors' Transfer Scholarship
Up to $1,500 awarded to qualifying new students based on academic achievement. Separate online rewards application required by June 15 for September admission.
Post-Diploma Entrance Scholarship
Up to $1,500 awarded to qualifying students admitted to a post-diploma program based on academic achievement. Separate online awards application required by June 15 for September admission.