Dr. Franco J. Vaccarino President's Scholarship

This entrance award honours the University’s eighth president, Dr. Franco J. Vaccarino to acknowledge his remarkable impact on the University of Guelph. This award recognizes an international student with an outstanding academic record, who has made significant contributions to their schools and their communities, who has demonstrated innovative and unique approaches to implementing change and/or bringing about improvements to life, and who demonstrate the greatest potential to be future leaders. More information about the Dr. Franco J. Vaccarino President's Scholarship

President's Scholarships

Recognize students of academic distinction who have made significant contributions to their schools and their communities. The President's Scholarship endowment fund is supported by numerous donors, including alumni, friends, faculty and staff, who have contributed more than $1.4 million since the program was established in 1988. More information about the President's Scholarship [E0238]

Lincoln Alexander Scholarships

These entrance awards were established in honour of Lincoln Alexander, Chancellor Emeritus of the University of Guelph and former Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, on his 80th birthday. They are intended to enhance student diversity and recognise students of academic distinction who have made significant contributions to their schools and their communities. Applicants must be: Indigenous (First Nations, Inuit and Metis); or a person with a disability; or a racialized person. More information about the Lincoln Alexander Chancellor's Scholarships [E0689]


Past Recipients