Global Affairs Canada is offering short-term scholarships to mid-career professionals from member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) for professional development through short-term courses in Canada.
The Canada-ASEAN Scholarships and Educational Exchanges for Development (SEED) program aim to reduce poverty in the developing countries of ASEAN and to achieve the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
unding for SEED scholarships, including for its mid-career component, is made available by Global Affairs Canada through its official name: the Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade, and Development (DFATD).
The successful candidate(s) will receive funding from DFATD in the form of a Letter of Agreement.
The scholarship value varies depending on the duration. The scholarship value for recipients is:
- Up to CAD 10,000 for the cost of the program/course;
- Up to CAD 5,000 for flight, visa, health insurance; and,
- Up to CAD 1,600 weekly allowance for living expenses.