$5,000 International Student Banking Contest

May 30, 2021

Welcome to Canada! Unfortunately, the costs of being an international student here are extremely high, but CIBC wants to help you out. If you’re feeling lucky, enter the $5,000 International Student Banking Contest today for a chance to win $5,000 to help you with everything from textbooks to tuition.

How to Apply

To be eligible, applicants must:

  • 1) Have accepted an offer to study in an educational institution in Canada (excluding Quebec), the list of educational institutions currently recognized, authorized, registered and/or licensed by the competent authorities in the provinces and territories of Canada by the CICIC (www.cicic.ca);
  • 2) Have applied for one of the following CIBC International Student Banking Offers in accordance with the respective Offer Terms and Conditions:

i. Student Deposit Program: https://www.cibc.com/en/special-offers/international-student-bankaccount.html?utrc=V43:1&utm_medium=Vanity-URL or

ii. Student GIC Program: https://www.cibc.com/en/special-offers/international-student-gic.html

  • 3) Activate their Offer in Canada as per the applicable Offer Terms and Conditions (excluding Quebec) by May 30, 2021 .

To enter, visit the GIC Website or Deposit Website during the Contest Period and apply for an Offer. All accepted Offers activated by the Activation Date will be entered into the prize draw.

If you wish to enter without submitting an offer, you can submit an original essay describing your dream job, to a minimum of 500 words, and together with your first name, last name, phone number, age, province and email address. Email the above information to: Mailbox.ISBO@cibc.com. No-purchase entrants must be present in Canada at the time of prize fulfillment. Otherwise, the selected entrant forfeits the prize.

CIBC will conduct a random draw from among all eligible entries received.