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International Learning Award

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Introducing the Western International Learning Award

Available to full-time undergraduate students who have completed first year, planning an international learning experience in the summer immediately following their first year of studies up until the end of April in their fourth year of studies. If you have a cumulative average of at least 70% with a full-time course load at the end of the most recently completed term, you will be eligible for a $1,000 award to help finance an international learning experience. 

What kind of experiences are eligible?

Students can participate in any of the following experiences. Experiences should be at least one week in length.

Conferences are not an eligible experience for this award.

To qualify for the award, the student's chosen international experience must meet at least one of the following criteria:

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Who qualifies for the award?

Students may only receive one International Learning Award during their Western career.

How to apply

Students should complete the online application form prior to participating in the international experience. 

There are two application deadlines annually: November 15, with decisions being released mid-January; and February 15, with decisions being released by end of March.

The 2019-2020 application will become available mid-September.

Successful applicants will receive notification to ther Western email address.

Complete the application form


Contact Information

Kristy Doyley 
Student Financial Services Officer
Office of the Registrar
Western Student Services Building
519.661.2111 ext. 80256