Carleton Prestige Scholarships 2024-2025

The Carleton Prestige Scholarships is calling for all candidates who are interested in securing a scholarship to enable them to climb the academic ladder to do so as they have opened their scholarship award doors to the general public. in this article, we have put together all the vital information’s an applicant may need in applying for the scholarship without any difficulty.

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. 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.

Eligibility Criteria for the Carleton Prestige Scholarships

  • To be considered for a prestige scholarship, you are entering Carleton for the first time from high school or CEGEP and have no previous attendance at post-secondary educational institutions (college or university).
  • For all prestige scholarships, you’ll need an admission average of 90 per cent or better.
  • The selection committee will also assess the range of your community or secondary school activities.


Application Process

  • One application form is used for all the prestige scholarships, and it is a fillable pdf form. Download Pdf below
  • Students submitting an application must have an admissions average of 90% or better plus have demonstrated leadership roles in their extracurricular activities throughout secondary school.
  • Students should not include any additional attachments (e.g. resumes, portfolios, photos, certificates, etc.). However, if necessary,
    students may re-type the questions with their answers (this will not be considered an attachment).
  • Individuals completing the reference for the student may submit their recommendation as a separate attachment (only one
    reference per candidate will be considered).
  • The Prestige Scholarship application can be submitted by Mail You can address the envelope to: Awards Office, Carleton University202 Robertson Hall1125 Colonel By DriveOttawa, ON, K1S 5B6
  • Please keep your reference letter in its own, separate and sealed envelope within the package. We accept mailed applications based on the date the Post Office date stamped the package rather than the day it arrives in our office. Fax613-520-3560 Email: You can email your application to Please ensure that you attach your application and reference letter as two separate PDF files to your email. Please email them a few days earlier in case they have issues downloading your file.

Application Deadline

Closing date for application is November 2024.