[Info Scholarship] – ASEAN Scholarships and Educational Exchanges for Development (SEED) 2020 Canada

Hello peeps! The Canada-ASEAN Scholarships and Educational Exchanges for Development (SEED) program aims to reduce poverty in the developing countries of ASEAN and to achieve the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

SEED scholarships are facilitated through institutional collaborations and student exchange agreements between Canadian and ASEAN institutions. These agreements are created between colleges, technical or vocational institutions and universities. Students, hereby referred to as “candidates”, must be registered as full-time students in their home institution at the time of application and during the entire duration of their study or research stay in Canada. 

Benefits:

  • Visa and/or study/work permit fees
  • Airfare, for the scholarship recipient only, to canada by the most direct and economical route and return airfare upon completion of the scholarship
  • Health insurance
  • Living expenses, such as accommodation, utilities and food
  • Ground transportation expenses, including a public transportation pass
  • Books and supplies required for the recipient’s study or research, excluding computers and other equipment.

Requirements:

  • Who have obtained Canadian citizenship or who have applied for permanent residency in Canada are not eligible
  • Already participating in an exchange scholarship program funded by the Government of Canada are not eligible
  • Already enrolled in a degree or diploma program at a Canadian university or college are not eligible
  • Must be enrolled full-time at a post-secondary institution in an eligible country and paying any tuition fees regulated by that institution at the time of application and for the full duration of the exchange
  • Must take the responsibility for applying for a study or work permit (generally a study permit is required for course work and a work permit is required for research)
  • Must choose a field of study or research that is aligned with, and contributes to, the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
  • Must submit a letter of intent (maximum one page) outlining how the chosen field of study or research contributes to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, and how the candidate will apply the learning to help combat poverty and narrow the development gap in the ASEAN region. The candidate letter of intent must include the following:
  • A brief description of the chosen field of study or research
  • A brief explanation of how the chosen field of study or research is aligned with the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
  • An identification of which Sustainable Development Goal(s) the chosen field of study or research is aligned with

For candidates from Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam: please provide a brief explanation of how you plan to use the learning in Canada to help combat poverty in your home country

How to register:

NOTE: Only Canadian institutions can submit applications on behalf of candidates. They may choose to set their own internal deadline to receive supporting documentation.

  • Should first contact their home institution;
  • Must submit a letter of intent that explains how their studies/research in canada will enable them to the 2030 agenda for sustainable development in their future career to help combat poverty and narrow the development gap in the ASEAN region
  • Send file to email: beasiswa-bourses@cbie.ca

If you have something to ask, you can visit website: http://www.info-scholarship.com/2019/12/all-degree-exchange-program-canada.html or the official website: https://www.educanada.ca/index.aspx?lang=eng.. Good luck and hopefully useful.

Application Deadline: Thursday, March 5, 2020

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