A scholarship will be presented annually to a full-time undergraduate student entering first year of a program in the Faculty of Mathematics (excluding Software Engineering, Computing and Financial Management, double-degree programs, and students participating in the Mathematics/English Language for Academic Studies program). Recipients of this scholarship must be medalists in either the International Olympiad in Informatics (IOI) or the International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) before their final year of high school. This scholarship will cover the cost of the following for a maximum of eight terms: full tuition (including incidental fees), co-op fees, text book allowance, a residence allowance, and a food allowance. This scholarship is supported by a generous donation made by Michael and Ophelia Lazaridis to attract exceptional individuals to join Waterloo as researchers and students.
full cost of tuition, books, living expenses for eight terms
- academic performance
- medalist in IOI or IMO
- extracurricular involvement as assessed through the National/Global Scholarship application
Please contact Carolyn Sedore in the Faculty of Mathematics if you have questions about this award.