Applicants to Greek and Roman Studies are eligible for a wide variety of Scholarships

Scholarships and Bursaries for Greek and Roman Studies are coordinated through Carleton’s Awards Office.

Carleton Entrance Scholarships

Entrance Scholarships are worth up to $4000 per year. They are awarded automatically, based on your high-school grades.

Carleton Prestige Scholarships

Prestige Scholarships are worth up to $7500 per year. Prestige Scholarships are not awarded automatically. We strongly encourage students with over a 90% average to apply for a prestige scholarship.

The Petra 'Monastery', Jordan.

The Petra ‘Monastery’, Jordan.

Greek and Roman Studies Entrance Scholarships and Bursaries

Pamela and Richard Joho Scholarship

The Pamela and Richard Joho Scholarship is awarded annually to an outstanding student entering the Bachelor of Humanities, Bachelor of Arts in Greek and Roman Studies, or the Bachelor of Arts in Religion in the College of the Humanities (or any additional undergraduate degree program in the College of the Humanities) at Carleton University. Eligible students must be Canadian Citizens or permanent residents of Canada (landed immigrant or a protected person) and must demonstrate a strong academic background and participation in extra-curricular activities.  Students who study abroad as part of any undergraduate degree program within the College of the Humanities are eligible to hold this scholarship in their year abroad. This scholarship is renewable up to four years. Application is required.
Application is required. The deadline for 2017 applications is the 1st of May.

Pamela and Richard Joho Leadership Bursary

Ontario high school students admitted to the Bachelor of Humanities, Bachelor of Arts in Greek and Roman Studies, or the Bachelor of Arts in Religion with the College of the Humanities (or any additional undergraduate degree program in the College of the Humanities) at Carleton University are considered.

We are now accepting applications for 2017-2018. Please complete and submit your application by June 1, 2017.

Coulson Memorial Scholarship

Awarded annually, on the recommendation of the Chair of the Department of Classics, to an undergraduate student proceeding from one year to another of a Classics program. This award was endowed in 1990 in memory of Maria Pia Coulson and Tom Hunter Coulson.

Donor: The estate of Louisa Gallo.

Robert E. Osborne Scholarship In Classical Greek

Awarded annually, when merited, on the recommendation of the Advisor for the Greek and Roman Studies program, to a student who has demonstrated excellence in the study of classical Greek.

Endowed in 2009 by John Osborne, in memory of his father Robert E. Osborne, former faculty member at Carleton University.

Jesse Rottenberg Award in Latin Studies

Awarded annually on the recommendation of the Department of Greek and Roman Studies to an outstanding student enrolled in any degree program at Carleton University who has demonstrated excellence in the study of Latin in the Department of Greek and Roman Studies.

Established in 2012 by Jesse Rottenberg, B.A. 2012.

National Archaeological Museum, Athens.

National Archaeological Museum, Athens.

Graduate Scholarships Available

Cornell University Doctoral/Postdoctoral Diversity Fellowship

Cornell University Doctoral/Postdoctoral Diversity Fellowships.
Posted Oct 19, 2012

The Desmond Conacher Scholarship

Call for applications — This scholarship is offered in memory of Desmond Conacher, formerly Professor of Classics at Trinity College, Toronto, Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, and Honorary President of the Classical Association of Canada. Its purpose is to assist and encourage a young scholar entering graduate studies in classics. The scholarship is administered by the Classical Association of Canada. One award of $2,500 is offered each year.

Eligibility and criteria — Applicants must be Canadian students (citizens or permanent residents) intending to enter the first year of graduate studies in a classics or similar programme at a Canadian university. Specializations within the general area of classics such as ancient history, ancient philosophy, and classical archaeology are eligible. Applicants must be less than 28 years of age on January 1st of the year of application. The main criteria are academic achievement, professional promise, and an appropriate undergraduate preparation.

Application procedure — Applications should reach Professor Patrick Baker no later than April 1st at this address: Professor Patrick Baker, Chair, CAC Awards Committee, Départment d’histoire, Pavillon Charles-De Koninck, 1030, avenue des Sciences humaines, local 5307, Université Laval, Québec, QC, G1V 0A6. For full details of the items required for an application,please follow this link to the relevant page on the CAC/SCEC website.

Further information — Questions should be addressed to the Awards Committee chair, Professor Patrick Baker.

Centaur and Lapith in combat. Parthenon Metope. British Museum, London.

Centaur and Lapith in combat. Parthenon Metope. British Museum, London.

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