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Mackenzie King Scholarship

Value: Typically $8,500 to $10,500
Type: 
Student Research Funding

Two classes of Mackenzie King Scholarship are available to graduates of Canadian universities: the Open Scholarship and the Travelling Scholarship. Both are to support graduate study.

The Open Scholarship is available to graduates of Canadian universities who pursue graduate study in any discipline, in Canada or elsewhere.  One Open Scholarship is awarded each year. The value has recently been about $8,500 but it is subject to change.

The Travelling Scholarship is available to graduates of Canadian universities who pursue graduate study in the United States or the United Kingdom in the areas of international relations or industrial relations. Recently four scholarships of $10,500 each have been awarded annually, but the number and the amount are subject to change.

RRU undergraduate alumni and currently active graduate students submit applications to RRU's Financial Aid & Awards office. RRU can submit two applications for each of these scholarships to the National competition.

Important dates

mid-October competition launch
February 1 competition closes
mid-June results released to successful candidates by Mackenzie King Board of Trustees

If you have any questions about these scholarships, please contact Financial Aid & Awards