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Automatic Awards

Program Based Awards

Students must be entering Year 1 of the specific program from secondary school. Minimum 80% average.  Students must be registered in full-time studies (5.0 courses). These awards are automatic and comes with an offer of admission (if applicant is eligible), and can be held in conjunction with a Brescia Entrance scholarship. 

Program Number Awarded Minimum Average Value
Arts and Humanities Unlimited 80%

$1500*

(Recipients must register in 2.0 Arts & Humanities courses at Brescia).

Family Studies Unlimited 80% $250
Foods and Nutrition  Unlimited 80% $1000
Management and Organizational Studies Unlimited 80% $250
Social Sciences  Unlimited 80% $250

International Tuition Award

The following awards are automatically calculated for all international students in any given year.





Award Value
Program Award Year Full-Time Enrolment Course Enrolment 
(Per 1.0 / 0.5)
Arts,
Social Science,
Health Sciences,
Kinesiology and
Foods & Nutrition

Brescia International
Tuition Award
1 $1,700 $340 / $170
2 $800 $160 / $80
3 $700 $140 / $70
4 $600 $120 / $60
Management &
Organizational Studies (BMOS)
Brescia MOS
International Tuition Award


1 $3,500 $700 / $350
2 $800 $160 / $80
3 $800 $160 / $80
4 $700 $140 / $70


Other Awards

Aruban Partner Award
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Unlimited number of awards, granted to international students entering Brescia from Aruba. Awards are valued at $2000 for Preliminary Year; $3500 for Undergraduate; $5000 for Management & Organizational Studies. Award is automatic, minimum entrance average required. 
Brescia Bold Award
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The Brescia BOLD award covers the tuition associated with the half credit course IDS1200 (Brescia Bold) for first year incoming international students. The course is unique to Brescia and is an interdisciplinary study on living well, learning deeply, and leading to serve others.
Caribbean Partner Award
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Unlimited number of awards, granted to international students entering Brescia from the Caribbean. Awards are valued at $2000 for Preliminary Year; $3500 for Undergraduate; $5000 for Management & Organizational Studies. Award is automatic, minimum entrance average required.
Liz Hewitt Arts & Humanities Award
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Two awards for students entering Year 1 of an Arts & Humanities program valued at $2500 each. The first award is based on the highest admissions average and will be awarded to a student who is not already receiving a Board of Trustee Continuing Scholarship. The second award requires a minimum 85% entrance average and is awarded to a student who demonstrates financial need. This award is automatic and comes with a full-time offer of admission (if applicant is eligible). These awards may be held in conjunction with a Brescia entrance scholarship and cannot be combined with a Board of Trustee Continuing Scholarship and replaces the Arts & Humanities Entrance Award.
Brescia GEMS Leadership Award
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Ten awards of $2,000 CDN each exclusively to graduates of GEMS schools who are entering full-time undergraduate studies at Brescia. The awards are automatically granted with an offer of admission, no application required. The award may be held in conjunction with an Entrance Scholarship. 

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