Financial support

NorQuest International offers students the opportunity to receive financial recognition for outstanding achievement, academic excellence, financial need, leadership, community service and contribution to campus life.

These scholarships are funded by NorQuest International, but there are other scholarships available to international students. Visit Scholarships and bursaries for more information.

New Questers International Entrance Scholarship

Established to reward academic excellence by international students graduating from international high schools and entering studies at NorQuest College. All students must meet certain eligibility criteria for the scholarship.

Value: $1000

Applicable programs for Spring 2022:

Applicable programs for Fall 2022 and Winter 2023:

Eligibility

Scholarship applicants must:

  • have a valid study permit
  • be paying international student tuition and fees
  • provide a statement of equivalent Alberta marks showing academic standing of 70%/B-/2.7 or higher (not applicable to NorQuest Bridging to Post-Secondary)
  • provide a personal letter describing their educational and career goals
  • be enrolled in their program before applying.

Application details

How can students apply?
Students will be notified closer to the application start date.

When will applications for the Entrance Scholarship open?

  • The application for the Spring 2022 Entrance Scholarship will open on April 4, 2022 and close on April 18, 2022.
  • The application for the Fall 2022 Entrance Scholarship will open on August 9, 2022 and close on August 23, 2022.

We will disburse the awards when the student has completed 50% of the term.

Other scholarships, bursaries, and awards

Academic Excellence Scholarship for International Students in Business or Community Studies

Awarded to an international student attending NorQuest College on a study permit who is enrolled in a full-time Business or Community Studies program that is a minimum of eight months or longer, and having completed at least one term. Learn more.

Academic Excellence Scholarship for International Student in Health or Environmental Studies

Awarded to an international student attending NorQuest College on a study permit who is enrolled in a full-time Health or Environmental Studies program that is a minimum of eight months or longer, and having completed at least one term. Learn more.

International Student Bursary

Awarded to an international student attending NorQuest College on a study permit. Learn more.

International Student Community Developer Award

Awarded to an international student attending NorQuest College on a study permit who is enrolled in a full-time credit program. Learn more.

International Student Emergency Bursary

Awarded to an international student (on a study permit) in an unanticipated emergency. Email awards@norquest.ca for more information.

International Student Integrity Award

Awarded to an international student attending NorQuest College on a study permit who is registered in a full-time career program that is a minimum of eight months or longer. Learn more.