CAEL Scholarships

Proudly supporting international students in their Canadian academic experiences.

What are the CAEL Scholarships?

We are excited to announce two scholarships for international students: $4,000 each, one to a student currently studying in Canada, and one to a student currently studying overseas. Two $500 runner-up prizes are awarded to international students in Canada and two $500 runner-up prizes are awarded to international students abroad.

Eligibility Criteria

All applicants must have taken CAEL on or after July 1, 2021, and must meet the following criteria:

Submitted the CAEL CE Test for admissions to a Canadian university or college as proof of English language proficiency

Achieved a score of 70 or higher on CAEL

Completed the essay submission

Admitted or enrolled at a Canadian post-secondary institution

How to Apply

Applications will be open until July 1, 2022.

Eligible applicants will be able to apply directly through their CAEL account. If you have received a score of 70 or higher, log into your CAEL account to access the application form as seen on the image below!

CAEL Scholarship Winners

Listen to Rafea's story below to learn about her journey to Canada and her CAEL experience. 

Prove your academic English language proficiency

Book your test today, and prepare for success 

in your program at a Canadian university or college.

What is CAEL?

CAEL is the leading academic English proficiency test for study in Canada that is accepted by all major English-language Canadian institutions. Find out more at

Quick Online Results

Available online in 8 business days, sent to 5 institutions at no extra cost

Computer-Delivered Test

Done in just one sitting and

includes features such as a

personal timer & word counter

Acceptance Across Canada

Accepted by over 180 Canadian

universities and colleges, including

all of the English U15 institutions

Accessible Study Materials

Free sample tests, videos, online information sessions, preparation courses, and webinars

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