United World College Scholarship

United World College Scholarship

  • It is UWC’s goal that it will meet 100% of student need and they are actively fundraising to achieve this aim.  Many students have attended UWC with full or partial scholarships.


  • Colleges teaching a two-year pre-university diploma
  • Students interested in the pre-university diploma will normally be aged between 15 and 17 years old at the application stage and have already completed 10 or 11 years of formal education. Students are normally 16 or 17 when they start at a UWC college. Academic requirements vary from country to country.
  • The teaching language of these colleges is English, with the exception of UWC Costa Rica which is bilingual – Spanish and English.  Previous knowledge of the teaching language is not usually necessary. The colleges will offer support if you do not have previous language knowledge.
  • Younger students
  • UWC South East Asia – (Ages 4-18). For details on how to apply and entry requirements (this will open a new window  on the UWC South East Asia website)
  • Waterford Kamhlaba UWC – (Ages 11-18) for details on how to apply and entry requirements (this will open a new window on the Waterford UWC website)
  • UWC Maastricht – (Ages 2-18). For details on how to apply and entry requirements email info@uwcmaastricht.com
  • The teaching language at these three schools is English.
  • Agricultural training
  • Simón Bolívar UWC is a tertiary agricultural college and to be eligible to apply students are normally between the ages of 17-18 and are already high school graduates. The teaching language at Simón Bolívar UWC is Spanish.

Application instructions:

  • The application process and deadlines are set by national committees and vary from country to country, so please contact the national committee in your country for more information on how the selection process works in your country.  Each UWC national committee tailors the application process and deadlines to the local education system and culture to ensure it is relevant and appropriate.
  • It is important to visit the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

 University Name: York University

  • Program : Undetermined
  • Amount : 28,000 CAD
  • Deadline Date : Mar 15, 2018
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