NOTE: The deadline for this competition has been extended since this news article was originally published. The new deadline is May 1, 2017.
April 19, 2017 – The deadline to submit applications to the 2017-2018 Student Exchange Program is April 25, 2017. Global Affairs Canada is offering 650 short-term exchange scholarships to Latin American and Caribbean citizens wishing to study, conduct research or professional development in Canada.
Canadian universities and colleges are invited to apply on behalf of students, researchers, faculty and international liaison officers/managers from eligible countries before the deadline. Candidates and their home institutions cannot submit applications directly to the Student Exchange Program.
For more details about the eligibility criteria, duration, value and inclusions, and the application process, visit each scholarship program’s guidelines page.
|Award name||Eligible countries||Details|
|Emerging Leaders in the Americas Program||Latin American and Caribbean||View program guidelines|
|Canada-Chile Leadership Exchange Scholarship||Chile||View program guidelines|
|Canada-CARICOM Leadership Scholarships Program||CARICOM member states||View program guidelines|
|Canada-CARICOM Faculty Leadership Program||CARICOM member states||View program guidelines|
"Overall, studying and living in Canada was amazing. I experienced the quality of the Canadian college system."
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