Entries for the Richard J. Van Loon Scholarship Program is now being accepted. This scholarship is exclusively open to the citizens of African countries who have status as international students. Both graduate and undergraduate students are welcome to apply. The application deadline is 15 November 2017.
Awarded annually, on the recommendation of the Richard J. Van Loon Scholarship Committee to an outstanding international student from an African country. Eligible recipients will be full-time students proceeding from one year to another in any program of study at Carleton University. Consideration will be given to students in financial need. Application is required. If an undergraduate student is selected, the scholarship will be awarded by the Director of Undergraduate Awards and financial Aid, if a graduate student is selected, the scholarship will be awarded by the Dean of the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs. Endowed in 2005 by friends, family and colleagues in honour of Richard J. Van Loon, Carleton’s 10th President.
The winning student will receive benefit of $5,000.
Level and Area of Studies
Undergraduate and graduate degree in any field.
Place of Study
In the United States of America.
Eligibility and Criteria
- You must be a citizen of an African country
- You must be an international student, who is required to have a valid Study Permit for Canada
- You must be registered as a full-time student at Carleton University and be successfully proceeding from one year to another in any program of study
- You must be in good academic standing
All applicants’ must be the citizens of African countries.
The application form can be obtained from the link below.
November 15, 2017.