Our highest awards are our prestige scholarships – 10 Chancellor’s Scholarships, 7 Richard Lewar Entrance Scholarships, 3 Carleton University Scholarships of Excellence, 2 Carleton University Shad Valley Scholarships of Excellence, 1 Riordon Scholarship, 1 Collins Prestige Scholarship.  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 percent or better – the selection committee will also assess the range of your community or secondary school activities. One application form is used for all the prestige scholarships.

2018-19 Application Form

Scholarships & Terms

Prestige Scholarships (2018/2019)
Number of Scholarships and Value Admission Average
Ten Chancellor’s Scholarships $30,000 ($7,500 x four years) Renewable* 90% and extracurricular activities throughout secondary school
Seven Richard Lewar Entrance Scholarships $21,500 ($6,500 in the first year and $5,000 in second, third and fourth year) Renewable* 90% and extracurricular activities throughout secondary school
Three Carleton University Scholarships of Excellence $20,000 ($5,000 x four years) Renewable* 90% and extracurricular activities throughout secondary school
Two Carleton University Shad Valley Scholarships of Excellence $20,000 ($5,000 x four years) Renewable* 90% and extracurricular activities throughout secondary school
One Riordon Scholarship Full tuition in first, second, third, and fourth year Renewable* 90% and extracurricular activities throughout secondary school
One Collins Prestige Scholarship Full tuition in first, second, third, and fourth year Renewable* 90% and extracurricular activities throughout secondary school
* Scholarships are renewable with an annual GPA of 10.0