International Entrance Awards

The International Entrance Award was established to financially support international students coming to Langara College in pursuit of higher education.

Eligibility Criteria

Recipients will:

  1. Be approved for admission to Langara as an international student (study permit holder).
  2. Have met all admission requirements and received an offer of admission.
  3. Intend to study full-time (nine or more credits) in a regular studies undergraduate program.
  4. Have IELTS 7.0 or equivalent. Please note, students who are residents and have completed formal education from English-speaking countries may be exempt from this requirement. Grades in English courses will be considered.
  5. Have a B+ average, equivalent to a GPA of 3.33 or 76% from their previous institution (high school or post-secondary). Please note, current high school students may submit their Grade 11 transcripts or interim Grade 12 transcripts for consideration.

If you meet the above criteria, please apply by completing the steps outlined below. The application deadline for fall 2023 is January 31, 2023 at 5:00 pm.

Steps to Apply

  1. Complete the application form below in full before the deadline;
  2. Include all the following in the fields provided below:
    • Copy of your offer of admission letter;
    • Copy of IELTS score or equivalent, if applicable;
    • Copies of transcripts from previous institutions showing a minimum average of B+ (or equivalent);
    • Personal statement that describes your reason(s) for applying for this entrance award and outline and academic merit or contribution to the learning community that would qualify you to receive it.

Official English translations of the above documents must also be submitted if the original documents are not written in English.

It is the student’s responsibility to ensure this application is completed in full. Please complete all sections of the application form below. Applications submitted that are missing information may result in disqualification.

If you have any questions, please contact the Langara Financial Aid office at 604.323.5376 or