Western International administers the following programs to support international activity in research, teaching, curriculum development or student mobility.
Visiting University Scholars Program
International Curriculum Fund
Western International Award for New Network (WINN) - promoting new international research collaborations
International Learning Award ($1,000 'Boarding Pass' program)
Global Opportunities ($1,000 mobility awards)
Science Without Borders (Brazil)
Globalink Research Award
Special Scholarship Programs for Exchange
Additional, specific donor-sponsored and country-based awards are available. Search the Registrar's Office Awards database for more opportunities.
Lise Laporte, Manager, International Learning firstname.lastname@example.org, 519-661-2111 ext. 85489
A number of ongoing external funding opportunities are available through the following organizations. Return to this page regularly to stay up-to-date on emerging opportunities.
Universities Canada International Programs
Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada
International Development Research Centre Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
Grand Challenges Canada
International Research Awards (via Research Western website)
Canadian Bureau of International Education
Government of Canada International Scholarships Program
Export Development Canada (EDC) International Business Scholarship
Foreign Government Awards Program (Graduate Students)