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Chancellor's Scholarships [E0688]

Donor(s):University of Guelph
Value:2 awards of $42,000 ($8,250 annually for 4 years of study plus one $9,000 stipend for summer research assistantship)
Deadline:January 25
  • Canadian

This scholarship was established in 2009 in honour of current and past University of Guelph Chancellors and is considered one of the most prestigious entrance awards offered by the University of Guelph. Selection will be made on demonstrated superior leadership ability and potential as demonstrated through positions held, extra-curricular activities, involvement in high school and communities and reference support. Students apply by January 25 by completing the online application. Short-listed candidates will be invited to campus for an interview. The scholarship will be renewed each year provided recipients remain registered in full-time studies and achieve a minimum 80.0% average in their previous academic year of full-time study and continue to demonstrate the leadership qualities on which the award was given. Recipients must provide an annual report to the President's and Chancellors' Scholarship Selection and Review Committee (PCSSRC) detailing leadership and engagement activities throughout the year. This scholarship cannot be held with the President’s Scholarships, the Lincoln Alexander Chancellor's Scholarships, the Academic Leadership Scholarship, or the Board of Governors’ Scholarships.

Students entering a degree program with a minimum 90% admission average who have made significant leadership and innovative contributions to their schools and communities in activities that demonstrate an interest in international relations and development, or leadership roles in activities relating to arts and culture and demonstrate the potential to become a leader in society.