Carleton University offers the following Prestige scholarships to outstanding incoming undergraduate students with an admission average of 90% better: The Chancellor’s Scholarship, the Richard Lewar Entrance Scholarship, the Carleton University Scholarship of Excellence, the Carleton University SHAD Scholarship, the Riordon Scholarship, and the Collins Prestige Scholarship. One application form is used for all the prestigious scholarships.
Situated on unceded Algonquin territory beside the historic Rideau Canal, an official UNESCO World Heritage Site, Carleton University was founded by the community in 1942 to meet the needs of veterans returning from the Second World War.
Carleton University is a community of talented, committed, and enthusiastic faculty and staff, dedicated to excellence and to supporting the education and research that distinguishes Carleton as Canada’s Capital University. We know that it is our people that are key to Carleton’s success.
Carleton University graduates are known to have an entrepreneurial spirit, they are prepared for careers in our rapidly changing job market and they are driven by a desire to change the world.
Brief Description of the Carleton Prestige Scholarships
Host Organization: Carleton University
Scholarship Location: Canada
Course Level: Bachelor’s Degree
Number of Scholarships: 10 Chancellor’s/7 Richard Lewar Entrance/3 Carleton Excellence/2 Carleton SHAD/1 Riordon/1 Collins
Eligible Countries: All students entering Carleton University directly from secondary school.
Worth of Award: Check Below
Application Deadline: 1 Mar 2022 (Annual)
Worth of Award/inclusions
Chancellor’s Scholarships: $30,000 ($7,500 x 4 years).
Richard Lewar Entrance Scholarships: $21,500 ($6,500 in the first year and $5,000 in second, third, and fourth-year)
Carleton University Scholarships of Excellence: $20,000 ($5,000 x 4 years)
Carleton University SHAD Scholarships: $20,000 ($5,000 x 4 years)
Riordon Scholarship: Full tuition in the first, second, third, and fourth year, capped at Canadian domestic full tuition fee amount.
Collins Prestige Scholarship: Full tuition in the first, second, third, and fourth year, capped at Canadian domestic full tuition fee amount.
Scholarships are renewable with an annual GPA of 10.0.
You will be considered for a prestige scholarship only if you are entering Carleton directly from high school or CEGEP. Students who have previously attended a post-secondary educational institution (either college or university) are not eligible for these awards.
For all prestige scholarships, you must achieve an admission average of 90 percent or better. The selection committee will assess the range of your community or secondary school extra-curricular activities.
Students must be pursuing post-secondary studies for the first time.
Method of Application
Applications are currently closed.
The application submission deadline for all the scholarships for AY 2020-2021 was 1 March 2022.
It is important to visit the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
Official Scholarship Website: