Prospective students coming to Canada typically have various sources of funds to support their intended program in Canada. Most students are sponsored by parents, relatives, friends, employers while others sponsor themselves. Proof of funds is a crucial eligibility requirement for a study permit application. Therefore, it is important to ensure that adequate information is provided to satisfy the immigration officer on your relationship with the sponsor and their ability to sponsor your education in Canada.
What information should be included in a sponsorship letter for a Canadian Study Permit?
A sponsorship letter should typically contain the following information;
Introduction of sponsor
Description of relationship of with the sponsor
Reason for sponsorship
Amount of Sponsorship funds and length of sponsorship
Source of Sponsorship funds
Where the funds are currently held
Your expectations as a result of the sponsorship
Contact information and how your sponsor can be reached.
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