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Active students (In-course)

The award was named to honour Allan Cahoon who served Royal Roads University from 2007-2018 as president and vice-chancellor. The Allan Cahoon Scholarship aims to encourage academic excellence at Royal Roads, supporting students who excel both academically and through their leadership.


  • enrolled in the second half of any RRU degree program
  • demonstrated academic excellence at Royal Roads (minimum 3.67/4.33)
  • demonstrated leadership in their community or workplace

How to apply

  • this In-Course Award is open to students who are active in their program on the deadline date
  • pending the availability of funding, the competition will run annually from June 1st to August 1st (closes 11:59pm RRU time)
  • applications are submitted online through MyAdmin. A full list of awards in competition will be viewable upon login
  • address eligibility criteria for all awards in that competition in one one-page essay with your name in top margin