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Scholarship opportunities for students from India

a male student studies in the Mathematics 3 atrium
Are you:
  • A high-achieving student?
  • Studying in a high school in India?
  • Interested in studying Mathematics at the University of Waterloo in Canada?
We have a number of scholarships just for you.
For the 2021 September term, the Faculty of Mathematics is offering a number of scholarships. We have:
  • Five Faculty of Mathematics International Elite Awards; India, valued at $40,000 CDN
  • Ten Faculty of Mathematics International Excellence Awards; India, valued at $20,000 CDN


You will be considered for this scholarship if you:

Eligibility requirements

Eligible students must be currently studying in a high school in India, and do not hold Canadian citizenship or Permanent resident status, and have applied to a Faculty of Mathematics program.

Other scholarships

We also have many other scholarships, totalling $200,000 CDN available to all students. In addition, we have other faculty scholarships that require an application.