BECAL and the University of Saskatchewan (USask) have established a graduate co-funding program for Paraguay nationals to pursue thesis-based master and PhD studies at USask with funding provided jointly through BECAL and USask. USask is a member of CALDO.

Program overview

 

Thesis-based master's students

PhD students

Number of selected applicants

Unlimited

Unlimited

Duration of funding

Up to two years

Up to four years

There might be language training support available, if required*

Paraguayan students must meet the eligibility requirements for both the USask academic program and the BECAL scholarship.

How to apply

How to apply to the BECAL—University of Saskatchewan Co-Funding Program:

  1. Apply to USask
  1. If the student is admitted, the University of Saskatchewan will provide:
  1. Apply to obtain BECAL Scholarship:
  • Applications are open from December 2020 to February 28, 2021
  • Follow the steps to apply here

Funding

Paraguayan students seeking full master or PhD degree

 

BECAL

USask

Cost of living

Monthly allowance in accordance with its norms for up to four years for PhD students and two years for master's students. Return international airfare, health insurance, annual books cost covered. Allocations may be available for spouse and children.

 

Tuition

Tuition cost covered for up to four years for PhD students and two years for master's students.

 

 

Tuition bursary equivalent to international differential tuition for four years for PhD students and two years for master's students.

Contact

USask
Shiney Choudhary
Student Recruitment Officer