We now accept applications for academic year 2022-23.
Deadline to apply is September 11, 2022
Please read the following eight points carefully before applying
Application is open to Iranian students who study at a publicly funded university or college in Canada. Students attending private institutions may not apply.
Application is open to individuals enrolled as a full-time student. In many institutions, “full time status” means enrollment in at least five half-courses per term, or 10 half-courses per academic year (total of five full course). Your institution has the definition of full-time study.
Referees must send their letters of recommendation directly to Parya. Any applicant who has submitted letters of recommendation in last year’s application does not need to supply new letters of recommendation. References are typically professors or supervisors who are familiar with students’ achievements and potentials.
Applicants are responsible for obtaining and submitting a copy of their academic transcripts for their last two years of study. Please note that uncertified copies of transcripts will be accepted, however if applicant is short-listed for a scholarship, we may ask them to supply a certified academic transcript.
The applicants selected to receive a scholarship must supply the following three items before receiving their scholarship.
1. A passport size picture of the applicant. Some applicants may have provided their picture when they apply.
2. A short letter of appreciation addressed to the person or organization sponsoring their scholarship.
3. Applicant’s SIN, we need them to issue T4A forms. Scholarships are not taxable income but student must report them in their tax returns. This is for Canada Revenue Agency to ascertain that the students have received the funds raised for scholarship. We will advise students on safe method of sending their SIN to Parya Foundation.
Applicants must send the following documents
You should submit your Application Form in WORD format. Hand written application form or PDF format is not acceptable. The application form contains space for the above items 3 and 4.
Applicants must submit their application by email to Parya Scholarship Application Office