McGill Faculty Major Entrance Scholarship is designed for incoming freshmen at McGill University. Domestic and international students who wish to study in Canada at McGill University are eligible.
Students must apply online through Minerva (User-friendly web interface) with McGill ID number and PIN. Selections are based on academic background, test scores, LOR and personal statements.
|Scholarship Type||Merit-Based, College-Specific, Tuition-Fee-Waiver|
|No. of Scholarships||N/A|
|International Students Eligible||Yes|
|Scholarship Website Link||https://www.mcgill.ca/studentaid/scholarships-aid/future-undergrads/entrance-scholarships/application-instructions#one-year-entrance-scholarships|
Eligibility criteria for McGill Faculty Major Entrance Scholarship are listed below:
After applying for admission application, students will receive a confirmation mail regarding the same along with:
Log onto Minerva and go to Applicant > Apply for Major Undergraduate Entrance Scholarship.
Provide all the necessary information along with other specific information given below:
The supporting documents required to apply for McGill Faculty Major Entrance Scholarship varies according to region, as the deadlines for submission.
The following table will provide all the details regarding the same:
|Applicant Type||Student supporting Documents *||Admission Deadline||Scholarship Deadline||Grades and Transcripts|
|International Applicants||2 LOR|
A signed statement from School.
|January 15||January 21||Upload all transcripts through Minerva|
|Applicants from school in Ontario and rest of Canada||2 LOR A signed statement from School.||February 01||February 07||self-report your grades.|
Applicants from Quebec
|Marks will be given by Ontario and Quebec governments.|
Student supporting Documents *
All the applications must be submitted online via Minerva, no later than midnight, Montreal time, on the deadline dates listed above. If the deadline falls on a statutory holiday or weekend, the effective deadline will be the next business day.
Note 1: If a school does not rank or class rank is mentioned on the academic transcripts. No need for such statements.
Note 2: All the transcripts, LOR, Test scores (IELTS, TOEFL), diplomas, etc become the property of the university. McGill reserves the right to revoke admission and financial support (scholarships), and registration in cases of any misrepresentation by the student.
Applications for McGill Faculty Major Entrance Scholarship will be reviewed by members of the selection committee at McGill University.
Only recipients will be notified via the email address mentioned on the admission application.
The scholarship offer letter will be attached to the email in the form of a PDF. It is on McGill letterhead and includes a signature. It can be used for official purposes.
Note 1: Unsuccessful applicants of McGill Faculty Major Entrance Scholarship will be automatically considered for a one-year scholarship.
Note 2: No paper letters will be mailed to recipients.
McGill Faculty Major Entrance Scholarship is offered to students who wish to study in one of the top universities of Canada, McGill University. The scholarship is offered to students who wish to commence UG studies at McGill University.
A single application must be submitted to be considered for all entrance scholarships offered by the university. The interview may take place before the final decision takes place.
For more information regarding McGill Faculty Major Entrance Scholarship, students must contact: