1. Overview
  2. Selection Process
  3. Application


The Cristine Rotenberg Scholarship for Academic and Creative Pursuits is issued annually, when merited, to two full-time undergraduate students at Carleton University. This award recognizes students who demonstrate a commitment to their education while pursuing creative interests independent of their academic studies.

Selection Process

The two recipients of this award will be selected by a selection committee* with membership as indicated below. The award consists of an award of $3,000, to be applied to the recipient’s student account and to be recognized as award recipients at the SOAR Student Leadership Conference.

To qualify for the award students must be a current full-time undergraduate student and must demonstrate a strong academic background with a minimum average of 80% (CGPA 10.0), and demonstrate a passion for and pursue a creative or artistic interest in addition to their academic.

Applications Open October 1, 2023 @ 9 a.m.
Application Close December 1, 2023 @ 9 a.m.
Selection Process December 1 to December 15, 2023
Candidates Receive Notice of Status of Award December 20, 2023
Presentation of Award SOAR Student Leadership Conference January 2024


Applications for 2023 are now open.

  • Applicant Information

  • Application Questions

  • Creative Pursuits

    Please submit a digital artifact, portfolio link, social media or website links where your art/creative pursuits are shared.