Vancouver, May 2, 2018 – University Canada West (UCW) will be offering a new scholarship to international and domestic students.
Global University Systems Canada (GUS Canada) announced the creation of the LOVE (Live Our Vision of Education) Canada Scholarship, to support students across its three institutions in the country. UCW is part of the GUS Canada family, as is The Learning Gallery (TLG) and the newly opened Toronto School of Management (TSoM).
A limited number of LOVE Undergraduate Scholarships will be granted each term to new undergraduate students. It is valued up to $3,000 for domestic students and up to $5,000 for international students. Terms and conditions apply.
These awards will recognize academic achievement providing financial support for two years.
“As an international network dedicated to education, we are committed to making this truly accessible to as many people as possible,” said Professor Maurits van Rooijen, Chief Academic Officer at Global University Systems
“Canada is a popular destination for higher education, and is an attractive reality for people looking to start a career. This scholarship will give domestic and international students alike the opportunity to gain industry-relevant qualifications for a variety of sectors, bringing them closer to local and global businesses.”
The LOVE Canada Scholarship was announced to commemorate the official opening of Toronto School of Management (TSoM), which took place on April 28. TSoM officially launched in October last year with programs in accountancy, business and hospitality, and welcomed its first students in March.
Cyndi McLeod, CEO of Global University Systems Canada, hosted the TSoM ceremony, where the scholarship was announced.
About University Canada West (UCW)
University Canada West is located in the heart of downtown Vancouver, British Columbia. The university offers both online and on-campus Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Arts in Business Communication and MBA programs. The business-oriented university has earned the Education Quality Assurance (EQA) designation for meeting or exceeding provincial government-recognized standards for quality assurance and consumer protection. The university is a member of the BC Transfer System (BCCAT) with more than 2,000 course transfer agreements with BC public and private universities and colleges. University Canada West has earned ACBSP Global Business Accreditation for its MBA and Bachelor of Commerce degree programs.
About Global University Systems (GUS)
Global University Systems (GUS) is an international network of higher-education institutions, brought together by a shared passion for accessible, industry-relevant qualifications.
GUS institutions deliver a wide variety of programs, including bachelor's degree programs, master's degree programs, professional training, English language training, and corporate & executive education. When someone chooses to study at a GUS institution – whether on campus in Europe, North America, or online from their own home – they're joining a network of over 50,000 students worldwide.
GUS is present in some of the world’s biggest cities, with UK campuses in London and other nine cities across Europe in Dublin, Amsterdam, Hannover and Berlin, across the Atlantic in Toronto, Chicago and Vancouver; and across the globe in places such as Israel and Singapore.
The GUS family of institutions also includes Arden University in the UK, London College of Contemporary Arts, GISMA Business School in Germany, LSBF Singapore, Interactive Pro and the prestigious UK-based University of Law, recently ‘Gold’ rated by the UK’s government Teaching Excellence Framework, which provides a model for corporate and academic governance throughout the GUS group.
About The Language Gallery (TLG)
The Language Gallery (TLG) delivers high quality language courses at a number of locations worldwide. TLG prides itself on its internationalism and communicative approach to the learning process and is proud to have schools in London, Manchester, Birmingham, Berlin, Hannover, Vancouver, and Toronto.
About Toronto School of Management (TSoM)
Toronto School of Management (TSoM) is an innovative college offering a broad range of career-focused programs in business administration, hospitality and tourism, and accounting. Located in Downtown Toronto, among some of North America’s leading firms and organizations, the school offers an ideal environment for students who are eager to immerse themselves in a vibrant business community and diverse cultural activities.
Bradley Fehr, Communications and Media Coordinator, University Canada West — 604-915-9607 Ext. 2227 — firstname.lastname@example.org