Concordia offers entrance scholarships to bachelor’s admission candidates every Fall. Selection for most scholarships are automatic and based on academic ranking.

Entrance Scholarships are awarded by the Faculties to new admission candidates on the basis of top Cegep grades or equivalent (Canadian high school etc.). An offer of admission to Concordia does not guarantee selection for an Entrance Scholarship.


Scholarships are disbursed to students’ University accounts following verification of registration after the registration/course drop period ends. Most of these awards are payable in two equal installments over the Fall and Winter terms.


  • Entrance scholarships are available to full-time students entering university studies for the first time, based on completion of CEGEP, Canadian High School or College, or equivalent
  • Candidates must be admitted to a Bachelor’s program
  • These awards are not available to students Visiting students, Independent students or students admitted to Certificate programs 

Selection Process

Entrance Scholarship decisions and offers are made by the Faculties during admission processing throughout the spring into the summer, until all available awards have been filled.

  • Selection for most scholarships are automatic and based on academic ranking 
  • Faculties and Schools select candidates and provide their recommendations to the Financial Aid and Awards Office
  • Only selected candidates are notified. Selection begins in Spring and continues into the Summer
  • For Faculty of Fine Arts programs requiring submission of a portfolio for admission, selection is based on the portfolio and not grades achieved before admission,

Application Documents

  • Application Form
  • Proof of Admission
  • Academic Transcripts
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Personal Statement or Essay
  • Resume or Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Proof of International Status
  • Portfolio (if applicable)

Method of Application

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