Entrance scholarship opportunities are offered to students who have recently graduated from high school and who have accepted their offer of admission to attend a specific program at Fanshawe College. Many of these opportunities do not require students to apply, since they are based primarily on the students' overall admission average.

Entrance awards 2019-2020

AAR Aircraft Services Award

This entrance scholarship is for a full time student entering the Aviation Technician - Aircraft Maintenance program who has graduated from a secondary school in Canada.  Students must have achieved a minimum of 75% upon graduation. Students must submit a 150 word essay answering 'What inspired you to pursue a career in Aviation - Aircraft Maintenance?'

Application is required.

AAR Aircraft Services Award

This entrance scholarship is for a full time student entering the Aviation Technician - Avionics Maintenance program who has graduated from a secondary school in Canada.  Students must have achieved a minimum of 75% upon graduation.  Students must submit a 150 word essay answering 'What inspired you to pursue a career in Aviation - Avionics Maintenance?'.

Application is required.

Ross and Vivian Whitney Family Scholarship

This entrance scholarship is for a full time student entering the Electromechanical Engineering Technician program who has graduated from a secondary school in London, Middlesex or Elgin counties.  Student must have achieved a minimum of 75% upon graduation.

Student must submit a reference letter from their teacher or placement coordinator and submit photos of graded materials detailing the hands on manufacturing based project completed.

Application is required and selection is based on completed high school project.

L. Joy Warkentin Applied Degree Entrance Scholarship

This scholarship is for a secondary school graduate with the highest academic standing, enrolled at Fanshawe College in level 1 (first year) of eligible degree and collaborative programs.

Please Note: Students do not apply for this award. Selection is based on the above criteria.

Canada Life Interactive Media Specialist Scholarship

This scholarship is for students in the Interactive Media Specialist program who have met the prerequisites and have a minimum of 4.0 GPA upon entrance. Application required.

Kate Gielen Academic Entrance Award

The Kate Gielen awards was established for students enrolled full time in the Bachelor of Interior Design program who achieved the highest high school average upon entering their program.

Please Note: Students do not apply for this award. Selection is based on the above criteria.

MAGIL Construction Entrance Award

The MAGIL Construction Entrance Award was established for students enrolled full time in level 1 of the Construction Engineering Technology program. Students must maintain a minimum of 3.0 term GPA in first and second semester in order to receive full funding. Calculation of scholarship recipients based on the highest high school average graduating high school.

Please Note: Students do not apply for this award. Selection is based on the above criteria.

Nursing- BScN Degree - Collaborate Nursing Entrance Award

This scholarship is a joint venture between Fanshawe College and Western University to provide entrance scholarship to students entering level 1 of the Collaborative Nursing program- (NSG3). Offered to first-time students with high school admission averages between 88.0% and 100%. Top students will receive the $1000 - $10,000 Veenboer Scholarships.

Please Note: Students do not apply for this award. Selection is based on the above criteria.

Shirley and Douglas Jones Technology Entrance Scholarship

The Shirley and Douglas Jones Technology Entrance Scholarship was established  for students enrolled in Canadian secondary school and will have achieved 85% or higher high school average upon completion and will be attending Fanshawe College in the fall semester.

Please Note: Students do not apply for this award. Selection is based on the above criteria.

Women in Technology Entrance Scholarship- Female only

The Women in Technology Entrance Scholarship  is a one time guaranteed entrance scholarship. Students with a high school average of 87% or higher who will be attending Fanshawe College in the fall semester will be eligible. 

Please Note: Students do not apply for this award. Selection is based on the above criteria.

Novotny Technology Entrance Scholarship

The Novotny Technology Entrance Scholarship was established for students enrolled in Canadian second school and have achieved the highest high school average upon completion and will be attending Fanshawe College in the fall semester.

Please Note: Students do not apply for this award. Selection is based on the above criteria.

tbk's Women in Tech Scholarship

The tbk's Women in Tech Scholarship is a one time entrance scholarship for students who have achieved at least an 85% high school average upon completion and are enrolled full time in level one (first year) of the Interactive Media Design program.  Consideration will be given to students who demonstrated participation in at least one technology project or activity during her high school career. 

Please Note: Students do not apply for this award. Selection is based on the above criteria.

International African Academic Excellence Entrance Award

The International African Academic Excellence Entrance Award has been established for all international visa students with a valid Study Permit from any African country (to be confirmed by the International Office) and is registered full time in  level 1 (or first semester with advanced standing), for the first time at Fanshawe College in any post-secondary program. Student will receive the award upon successful completion of level 1 (with a minimum of 2.0 GPA) and disbursement of funds is in level 2 of their program after the 10th day of term.

Please Note: Students do not apply for this award. Selection is based on the above criteria. Recipients will be selected based on availability of funds.

International Brazil Language Excellence Entrance Award

The International Brazil Language Excellence Entrance Award has been established for all international visa students with a valid study permit from Brazil (to be confirmed by the International Office) and meets the English requirements.  Students must be registered full time in level 1 (or first semester with advanced standing) in their first program at Fanshawe College.  Student will receive the award upon successful completion of level 1 (with a minimum of 2.0 GPA) and disbursement of funds is in level 2 of their program after the 10th day of term. 

Please Note: Students do not apply for this award.  Selection is based on the above criteria.  Recipients will be selected based on availability of funds.

International China Language Excellence Entrance Award

The International China Language Excellence Entrance Award has been established for all international visa students with a valid Study Permit from China (to be confirmed by the International Office) and is registered full time in level 1 ( or in first semester with advanced standing) in any post-secondary program. Student must be in the first post-secondary program at Fanshawe College and meet the below English requirements to be eligible.

ELTS 6.0 with no band less than 5.5

TOEFL 7.9 iBT

Student will receive the award upon successful completion of level 1 (with a minimum of 2.0 GPA) and disbursement of funds is in level 2 of their program after the 10th day of class.

Please Note: Students do not apply for this award. Selection is based on the above criteria. Recipients will be selected based on availability of funds.

International Degree Entrance Award

The International Degree Entrance Award is open to all international students who have a valid study permit and are registered full-time in a Bachelor's degree program.  Students must be in level 1 (or first semester with advanced standing).  Student will receive the award upon successful completion of level 1 (with a minimum of 2.0 GPA) and disbursement of funds in level 2 of their program after the 10th day of term).

Please Note: Students do not apply for this award. Selection is based on the above criteria. Recipients will be selected based on availability of funds

International English For Academic Purposes Award

The International English for Academic Purposes Award is open to all international visa students who have a valid Study Permit (to be confirmed by the International Office).  Students must be registered in level 8, 9, or 10 of the EAP program and in the final term of the English for Academic Purposes Award. Students mut have a Letter of Admission to a Post-Secondary program at Fanshawe College or Western University.  Preference will be given to students with offers for degree programs.

Please Note: Online application based.

International European Language Excellence Entrance Award

The International European Language Excellence Entrance Award has been established for international visa students with a valid Study Permit from Europe/Russia (to be confirmed by the International Office) and is registered full time in Level 1 (or first semester with advanced standing) in any post-secondary program, for the first time at Fanshawe College and meets the below English requirements. 

IELTS 7.0 with no band less than 6.5 or

IELTS 6.5 with no band less than 6.0 or

TOEFL 100 iBT or

TOEFL 93 iBT

Student will receive the award upon successful completion of level 1 (with a minimum of 2.0 GPA) and disbursement of funds is in level 2 of their program after the 10th day of class.

Please Note: Students do not apply for this award. Selection is based on the above criteria. Recipients will be selected based on availability of funds.

International Japan Excellence Entrance Award

The International Japan Excellence Entrance Award has been established for International visa students with a vaild Study Permit from Japan (confirmed by the International Office) and is registered full time in Level 1 (or first semester with advanced standing) in any post-secondary.  Must be in the first post-secondary program at Fanshawe College and meets the English Language requirements as noted below.

  • IELTS overall score of 6.0 with no band less than 5.0

Student will receive the award upon successful completion of level 1 (with a minimum 2.0 GPA) and disbursement of funds is in level 2 of their program after the 10th day of term. 

Please Note: Students do not apply for this award.  Selection is based on the above criteria.  Recipients will be selected based on availability of funds.

International Korean Language Excellence Entrance Award

The International Korean Language Excellence Entrance Award has been established for international visa students with a valid Study Permit from Korea (confirmed by the International Office) and is registered full time in Level 1 (or first semester with advanced standing) in any post-secondary. Must be in the first post-secondary program at Fanshawe College and meets the English Language requirements as noted below.

  • IELTS overall score of 7.0 with no band less than 6.0
  • IELTS overall score of 6.5 with no band less than 6.0
  • Graduation from English speaking

Student will receive the award upon successful completion of level 1 (with a minimum of 2.0 GPA) and disbursement of funds is in level 2 of their program after the 10th day of class.

Please Note: Students do not apply for this award. Selection is based on the above criteria. Recipients will be selected based on availability of funds

International Latin American Leadership Entrance Award

The International Latin American Leadership Entrance Award has been established for international visa students with a valid Study Permit from a county in Central America or South America (as confirmed by the International Office) and is registered full time in Level 1 (or first semester with advanced standing) in any post-secondary program and must be in the first post-secondary program at Fanshawe College. 

Students must have a minimum average of 70% in the final year of secondary study 

For undergraduate studies, have a minimum IELTS score of 6.0 or TOEFL score 80

For graduate studies, have a minimum IELTS score of 7.0 or TOEFL score 90

Applicants must submit a letter in English by email to Nelson Melgar by the first day of classes for their starting term, outlining their contributions to the community and why they should receive the scholarship.

Student will receive the award upon successful completion of level 1 (with a minimum of 2.0 GPA) and disbursement of funds is in level 2 of their program after the 10th day of class.

Please Note: Students do not apply for this award. Selection is based on the above criteria. Recipients will be selected based on availability of funds.

International Nepal Language Excellence Entrance Award

The International Nepal Language Excellence Entrance Award has been established for all international visa students with a valid Study Permit from Nepal (to be confirmed by the International Office) and is registered full time in level 1 (or first level with advanced standing in any post-secondary program and must be in the first post-secondary program at Fanshawe College.  Student must have achieved IELTS score of 7.0 with no band less than 6.5 to be eligible.

Please Note: Students do not apply for this award. Selection is based on the above criteria. Recipients will be selected based on availability of funds.

International Philippines Language Excellence Entrance Award

The International Philippines Language Excellence Entrance Award has been established for all international visa students with a valid Study Permit from a  Philippines (to be confirmed by the International Office) and is registered full time in  level 1 (or first semester with advanced standing), for the first time at Fanshawe College in any post-secondary program. 

Students must meet the following requirements:

  • IELTS overall score of 7.0 with no band less than 6.0
  • IELTS overall score of 6.5 with no band less than 6.0

Students will receive the award upon successful completion of level 1 (with a minimum of 2.0 GPA) and disbursement of funds is in level 2 of their program after the 10th day of term.

Please Note: Students do not apply for this award. Selection is based on the above criteria. Recipients will be selected based on availability of funds.

International Turkey Language Excellence Entrance Award

The International Turkey Language Excellence Entrance Award has been established for all international visa students who meet the English requirements and has a valid Study Permit from Turkey (to be confirmed by the International Office). Students must be registered full time in level 1 (or first level with advanced standing) of their post-secondary program at Fanshawe College, awarded to the highest incoming GPA from previous educational institution.

Please Note: Students do not apply for this award.  Selection is based on the above criteria.  Scholarship is based on availability of funds.

International Vietnam Language Excellence Entrance Award

The International Vietnam Language Excellence Entrance Award has been established for all international visa students with a valid Study Permit from Vietnam (to be confirmed by the International Office) and is registered full time in level 1 (or first level with advanced standing) in any post-secondary program and must be in the first post-secondary program at Fanshawe College.  Student must have a minimum high school GPA of 85%.

Applicant must submit a 250 word essay to Mr. Jay Park by the first day of classes of their level 1 term, outlining why they believe they should be selected for the scholarship.  Applicants will be considered based on their high school GPA and the quality of their essay submission. 

Student will receive the award upon successful completion of level 1 (with a minimum of 2.0 GPA) and disbursement of funds is in level 2 of their program after the 10th day of class.

Please Note: Selection is based on the above criteria. Recipients will be selected based on availability of funds.