Western International

Funding Opportunities for Students

The following ongoing international funding opportunities are available for students. Keep returning to this site for up-to-date and emerging opportunities as they become available.

For International Students

International Student Work Opportunities Program (ISWOP)
Financial Assistance

Going Abroad

Western offers the following internal awards for students going abroad:

Global Opportunities Awards ($1,000 mobility awards, competitive application)
International Learning Award ($1,000 mobility awards for students in Year 2 who have achieved an 80% average)
Fairmount Foundation International Learning Bursary ($1,000 to $2,000 needs-based bursaries; the amount received depends on need and length of experience)
Robert T. Jones, Jr. Foundation Scholarship (University of St. Andrews, Scotland)
Canadian Friends of Hebrew University Scholarships (for study at Hebrew University)
German Exchange Travelling Fellowship
Sun Light Foundation International Exchange Award
Diana Beattie Exchange Scholarship
Richard Ivey Foundation International Exchange Scholarship
A. Dorothy Turville Undergrad. Language Travelling Fellowships 
Catherine Mary Bowie Travelling Award
The Third Year in Nice Study Abroad Award
Wilfred and Zeta O'Donnell Travelling Fellowship

Find more information on these funding opportunities through the Registrar's searchable database of Scholarships and Awards.

For more information on the awards above visit the International Learning website or contact goabroad@uwo.ca

External Awards

Region-Specific External Awards

Coming to Western

Government of Canada Student Exchange Scholarships

Other useful links:

International Learning
International Undergraduate Admissions
Graduate Student Funding Opportunities
Postdoctoral Funding Opportunities