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Scholarships and Academic Awards

Sheridan offers a variety of scholarships and bursaries exclusively for international students. Although criteria differ for each award, recipients of scholarships and bursaries are typically students who display high academic standings, exemplary leadership skills and community involvement, as well as financial need.

 

Bachelor Degree Entrance Scholarship

We'll offer a $2,000 Entrance Scholarship to eligible students who are entering our Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree programs. This scholarship is to recognize international students with high academic achievement who have obtained a GPA average of 75% and higher. Students will be automatically considered for this award based on the transcripts submitted at the time of application.  Award recipients will be notified via email.

 

Returning International Students

International EAP (English for Academic Purposes) Award

This award is to recognize international students who have successfully completed Sheridan's EAP program with a General Arts and Science Ontario College Certificate, who are continuing their education in one of Sheridan's full-time post-secondary programs.  This award is valued at $500 for students continuing into our Certificate, Diploma and Post-Graduate programs and $1,000 for students continuing into our Bachelor Degree programs. Sheridan's joint degree programs with other universities are not eligible for this award. Students will be automatically considered for this award; no application will need to be submitted.  Award recipients will be notified via email.

 

International Students guard.me Scholarship – Outstanding Achievement in Academics & Community Involvement - Fall 2020

Eight (8) scholarships of $1,000 each will be available to returning Sheridan international students enrolled full-time (excludes co-op) in certificate, diploma or post-graduate programs (Bachelor Degrees excluded) for the Fall 2020 term. Students must demonstrate good academic standing: GPA of 3.0 or higher during the last full-time academic semester within the last year in the current program (co-op terms excluded). Applications will open on the Online Awards System on August 14, 2020 and close on October 9, 2020.

Applications are available on myStudentCentre > Finances > Other Financial > Online Award Application > GO

View the "Opportunities" tab - "Ours" to apply for the specific Sheridan International Award once you have submitted your General Application

  

International Students guard.me Bachelor Degree Scholarship – Outstanding Achievement in Academics & Community Involvement - Fall 2020

Four (4) scholarships of $1,500 each will be available to returning Sheridan international students enrolled full-time (excludes co-op) in Bachelor Degree programs (joint degrees excluded) for the Fall 2020 term. Students must demonstrate good academic standing: GPA of 3.0 or higher during the last full-time academic semester within the last year in the current program (co-op terms excluded). Applications will open on the Online Awards System on August 14, 2020 and close on October 9, 2020.

Applications are available on myStudentCentre > Finances > Other Financial > Online Award Application > GO

View the "Opportunities" tab - "Ours" to apply for the specific Sheridan International Award once you have submitted your General Application

 

guard.me International Needs-Based Bursary – Fall 2020

Six (6) bursaries of $1,500 each will be available to returning Sheridan international students enrolled full-time (excludes co-op) for the Fall 2020, term (not in first year of program). Students must demonstrate financial need and good academic standing: GPA of 2.0 or higher for Diploma and Certificate programs, and GPA of 2.4 or higher for Degree programs in the last full-time academic semester within the last year in the current program (co-op terms excluded). Applications will open on the Online Awards System on August 14, 2020 and close on October 9, 2020.

Applications are available on myStudentCentre > Finances > Other Financial > Online Award Application > GO

View the "Opportunities" tab - "Ours" to apply for the specific Sheridan International Award once you have submitted your General Application

 

International Students Medical Expense Bursary - Fall 2020

Medical expense bursaries are available (up to a maximum of $500) to Sheridan international students enrolled for the Fall 2020 term (joint degrees excluded). This bursary is available to international students who incurred out of pocket medical expenses not covered by their health insurance plan (guard.me). Applications will open on August 14, 2020 and will close on October 9, 2020. 

Applications are available on myStudentCentre > Finances > Other Financial > Online Award Application > GO

View the "Opportunities" tab - "Ours" to apply for the specific Sheridan International Award once you have submitted your General Application

 

International Leadership Award - Winter 2020

Sheridan’s International Centre presents this award to students who demonstrate outstanding leadership and engagement on campus.  This award is to recognize international students for their leadership and engagement contributions to Sheridan.  Demonstrated involvement may include outstanding contributions in the classroom, student/campus life, leadership roles in student government, clubs and associations, being a peer mentor or an i-Star etc. Application deadline is on March 13, 2020

Number of Awards: 3

Value of Awards: $2,000, $1,000, $500

Applications are available on myStudentCentre > Finances > Other Financial > Online Award Application > GO

View the "Opportunities" tab - "Ours" to apply for the specific Sheridan International Award once you have submitted your General Application

 

Photo and Video Contests - Winter 2020

At Sheridan we are fortunate to be a community where we can meet and connect with people from all over the world. We want to see photos and videos about your international experience at Sheridan and in Canada.

Photo Contest - 1st prize - $750, 2nd prize - $500, 3rd prize - $250

Video Contest - 1st prize - $1,500, 2nd prize - $1,000, 3rd prize - $500

Application deadline is on March 13, 2020

Photo Contest details and application

Video Contest details and application