Canadian Friends of the Hebrew University Travel Award

Award type: 
International experience awards
Award description: 

This fund was established to assist University of Waterloo students who are approved to participate in a study abroad program at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem or the Rothberg International School in Israel and who have demonstrated financial need.  Undergraduate and graduate students in all faculties and programs, who are in good academic standing, are invited to apply.  Candidates must be Canadian citizens or permanent residents and have lived in Ontario for the entire 12-month period prior to beginning their post-secondary education.

Value description: 

$2,500 - $10,000 depending on the length of study and level of need

Eligibility & selection criteria: 
  • approved for a study abroad program at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem or the Rothberg International School in Israel
  • demonstrated financial need
  • good academic standing
  • Canadian citizens or permanent residents
  • lived in Ontario for the entire 12-month period prior to beginning their post-secondary education
Level: 
Year One, Year Two, Year Three, Year Four
Program:
Open to any program
Citizenship: 
Canadian citizen/Permanent resident
Selection process: 
Application required
Term: 
Winter, Spring, Fall
Application details:
  • Complete the general International Experience Award Application form.
    • Access the application on our Forms page.
    • Attach required documentation (refer to application form).
    • Only submit one general form to be considered for the majority of available international experience awards, unless a specific form or process is indicated.
    • Apply prior to your departure term, by the applicable term deadline.
Application deadline: 
March 15, July 15, November 15
Additional instructions: 

Graduate students should consult with the Graduate Studies Office for application details.

Contact:
  • Student Awards & Financial Aid
    • Jessica Bruni, Undergraduate Awards Co-ordinator
    • jbruni@uwaterloo.ca
    • The Centre, Needles Hall

Anticipated Aid for your Promissory Note

OSAP, award and scholarship amounts will be posted as Anticipated Aid on your Quest account each term. Amounts will be updated throughout the Promissory Note period.

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