External Funding Opportunities

The following scholarships and funding opportunities are independent of and not administered by York International or York University. Please ensure that you read the eligibility criteria of the opportunities you are interested in and apply accordingly.




Arcelik  “A Ticket for Your Future” Scholarship Program for Turkish students
Association of Commonwealth Universities Commonwealth Masters Scholarships in South Africa, and Sri Lanka
Commonwealth Scholarships in Singapore (PhD)

Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships

Australian Government, Department of Education and Training

Endeavour Leadership Program

Beihang University

Beihang Postgraduate Program in 2019

Beijing Institute of Technology

For degree-seeking programs, they provide the CSC (China Scholarship Council) Scholarship for 3 master and PhD candidates from York University. This is a full scholarship for international students, covering tuition fee, the accommodation, comprehensive medical insurance and monthly living allowance (CNY 3,000 for masters and CNY 3,500 for PhDs). About application eligibility and major list, please refer to BIT 2019 Admission Book online via http://isc.bit.edu.cn/docs/2018-11/20181107021304408306.pdf


For exchange programs, they offer the BIT Exchange Scholarship to 5 exchange students at all levels from York University in BIT for one or two semesters for the academic year 2019-2020. The BIT Exchange Scholarship covers the tuition fee and accommodation on campus. Please refer to below website for more program details. http://isc.bit.edu.cn/docs/2018-11/20181107014214282071.pdf

For the 4-Week Short-term Program, they are designed for international students at all levels who are interested in intensive Chinese language studies, science and engineering, and culture exchanges. Please click the link for more information.

Canadian Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Scholarship

Call for research Proposals: Ecological Economics, Climate Justice, and Commons Governance

Consulate-General of Japan-Toronto
2019 MEXT Scholarship Program
Consulate General of the Republic of Indonesia The Indonesian Arts and Culture Scholarship
DAAD German Academic Exchange Service Post graduate scholarships and one year Scholarships for studying in Germany
Global Affairs Canada Canada-China Scholars' Exchange Program
Commonwealth Scholarship Plan - India
 Commonwealth Scholarship Plan - New Zealand
 Foreign Government Awards - Mexico
 Foreign Government Awards - Korea
 Organization of American States (OAS) Academic Scholarships Program
Graduate Scholarships in South Korea
Mitacs Globalink Research Award
Open Society Foundations Graduate Scholarships at Central European University
Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute (SICI)

Grants, Awards and Opportunities for Indian/Canadian Scholars

University of Bonn

Semester stipend for the exchange program 

University of PISA

One scholarship available to be awarded to the best applicant. Student must be participating in an exchange program in 2019-20, contact York International at goglobl@yorku.ca for more information.