Students on exchange/study abroad

Funding is available for Brock students on an international exchange program through Student Loans, Scholarships, and Bursaries. For information on funding available for students visiting Brock on an exchange program, please contact us.

Scholarships

Students on exchange programs are eligible to apply for our many scholarships and awards for returning Brock students.
Search awards to find those best suited to you, and to apply online.

If you are a recipient of one of our renewable Brock Scholars awards, you’ll need to do the following to ensure you get your scholarship renewals promptly:

  1. Be sure your exchange courses are registered on your Brock transcript under a letter of permission.
  2. When you return to Canada, be sure your passing marks are posted on your transcript as soon as they are available.

Bursaries

Bursaries are grants that don’t need to be repaid and are offered to help students fund their education. Brock offers assistance for students going on a Brock exchange program or approved Study Abroad program.

To encourage international student mobility, starting May 1, 2017, undergraduate students who will be participating in international learning programs, in either an international student exchange or an approved international field course, are eligible to receive funding regardless of demonstrating financial need based upon the following criteria (Note: the following apply to 2020-2021.

International Mobility Awards $175 – $1,000: Varies based on credit count and/or length of exchange The International Mobility Award is available to undergraduate students participating in an international learning program, exchange or an approved international field course.

To qualify for the funding, instructors must send the list of students participating in the course to the InternationalServices Office to be processed (studyabroad@brocku.ca). The course must be designated as an international field course in the relevant academic department or Faculty. Instructors must also ensure that students in the study abroad course receive the proper pre-departure workshop offered by Brock International Services prior to travel. Pre-departure briefings can be arranged through studyabroad@brocku.ca.

International Mobility Award-Diverse Locations $500 per term: Diverse Locations as determined by Brock International Services, will be awarded annually to outgoing Brock students that are selected to participate on exchange or summer programming at specific Brock partner opportunities. This award may be given in addition to the International Mobility Award and will only be available until the funds are exhausted.

International Mobility Ambassador Award $500 per term:  The Mobility Ambassador Award will be awarded annually to select returning exchange Brock students to promote their mobility experience to fellow Brock students. Students will be required to produce 20 hours of work per term for the Brock International Services office. This award will only be available until the funds are exhausted. Open to undergraduate students only for a maximum for two academic durations. Applications available from Brock International Services.

International Mobility Bursary, Varies:  based on credit count and/or length of exchange/financial need and funding available. The International Mobility Bursary is available to undergraduate students participating in an international learning program, exchange or an approved international field course who demonstrate financial need.  Apply through the OneApp.

Funding for students participating on student exchange will be managed by Brock International Services.

Students already receiving internal funding to participate in study abroad and/or student exchange at Brock University (e.g., from Faculty or Department) are only eligible to receive this funding if they can demonstrate financial need.

For further questions, please contact Brock International Services at studyabroad@brocku.ca.

Students enrolled in the Goodman School of Business will receive a travel bursary worth the same as the applicable International Mobility Award above. Students do not need to demonstrate financial need in order to receive the Goodman School of Business International Exchange Award, and may receive this award in addition to the International Mobility Award, if eligible for both.

General and donor bursaries

Other bursaries are available, based on application. Students need to complete only one application to be considered for all of our bursary programs. Visit OneApp to get started.

Other bursaries are available, based on application. Students need to complete only one application to be considered for all of our bursary programs.

Visit OneApp to get started.