Conestoga College

Conestoga is a leader in polytechnic education and one of Ontario's fastest growing colleges, delivering a full range of career-focused education, training and applied research programs to prepare students for success in the new knowledge economy and promote economic prosperity throughout our region and across Ontario.

Our comprehensive range of programming meets the needs of a variety of learners, providing multiple entry points and established pathways to ensure that individuals across our community can access the education they need for their chosen careers. Articulation agreements with colleges and universities around the world provide our students with ready access to additional post-secondary opportunities.

Labs equipped with the latest technology, project-based courses, field and clinical experiences, international exchange, applied research and co-op opportunities engage our students as they learn to connect theory, research and practice. Our focus on technology-enhanced learning through online and mobile technologies ensures that students are prepared to excel in our increasingly digital world. Conestoga’s commitment to student success includes a full range of support and career advising services available to students throughout their learning journey.


To be considered for awards and scholarships, complete the following steps:

  1. Log in to the Student Portal
  2. Select the Services tab
  3. Select My Forms
  4. Select the General Awards Application
  5. Complete all of the information in each tab
  6. Review your application and submit


Student awards

Narhari Sharma Memorial Award

For more information about awards and their required qualifications, please visit Awards or contact Student Financial Services.

International student scholarships

General eligibility criteria:

  • Students are eligible to receive one scholarship from these two categories:
    1. Entrance scholarships
    2. Regional scholarships
  • Entrance and regional scholarships are open to new students only (excluding 2nd Program Scholarship and English for Academic Studies to Post-Secondary Studies Scholarship)
  • Applicants will be ranked based on previous highest academic performance
  • Applicants must be full-time students

Please note: To be eligible for a scholarship, you must pay your deposit and fees in full by the due dates specified in your letter of acceptance.

Entrance scholarships

Entrance Excellence Scholarship

English for Academic Studies to Post-Secondary Studies Scholarship

2nd Program Scholarship


Regional scholarships

Degree Entrance Scholarship

Diploma Entrance Scholarship

Graduate Program Entrance Scholarship


Please note: Conestoga College reserves the right to limit the number and value of scholarships available. All applicants must be registered as an international student, be a citizen of a country other than Canada and hold a valid study permit for the period of study. All scholarships are applied to the student's tuition account. Only successful candidates will be notified of results. The International Office Selection Committee will make all final selections.