Financial Support

Financial Support

Scholarships, Bursaries, and Awards

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. The scholarships below are specifically funded by NorQuest International, but there are other scholarships available to international students. Visit Scholarships, Bursaries & Awards 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 Fall 2021):

Applicable programs (for Winter 2022):

Applicable programs (for Spring 2022):

Eligibility criteria:

Scholarship applicants must:

  • have a valid study permit
  • have applied to one of the applicable programs before the international application deadline: June 30, 2021 for fall intake; October 31, 2022 for winter intake ; February 28, 2022 for spring intake
  • 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
  • Students must successfully be enrolled in their program before applying.
  • Awards will be disbursed when student has completed 50% of the term.

Application details

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

When the application for Entrance Scholarship will open?

  • The application for fall 2021 Entrance Scholarship will open on August 9, 2021 and close on August 23, 2021.
  • The application for winter 2022 Entrance Scholarship will open on November 15, 2021 and close on December 3, 2021.
  • The application for spring 2022 Entrance Scholarship will open on April 4, 2022 and close on April 18, 2022.

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.