For all international students willing to study in Canada, the St. Francis Xavier University Scholarship s currently open and accepting applications.

The St. Francis Xavier Scholarship is a fully funded opportunity that covers the full tuition fees of selected candidates and will also provide a stipend of $23,000/annum for 2 years.

In this post, you will find the summary, the details, eligibility requirements, and the step-by-step procedure to successfully apply for the scholarship and be a beneficiary.

Eligibility Requirements

To be considered for the St. Francis Xavier Scholarship, you must:

  • Demonstrate strong academic background, including completion of a senior research project (e.g., Honours).
  • Educational background in cell and molecular biology OR ecology; applicants with a background in both are ideal.
  • Curiosity, motivation, and willingness to nurture independence in your work are beneficial attributes.
  • Meet the entry requirements of the St. Francis Xavier University.


The St. Francis Xavier Scholarship offers;

  • Full tuition waiver
  • Minimum stipend of CAD$ 23,000/annum for 2 years

Required Documents

To apply, candidates must be ready to submit the following documents;

  • a cover letter detailing your academic background and how this opportunity will advance your academic goals,
  • CV summarizing your work or (if appropriate) volunteer experience, and
  • an unofficial academic transcript

Method of Application

To apply for the St. Francis Xavier University Scholarship, interested and qualified applicants should follow the procedures below;

  • send an email to to Dr Cory Bishop ( indicating your interest in the position
  • attach your required documents (as stated above in the email)

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