Queen Elizabeth II Silver Jubilee Endowment Fund for Study in a Second Official Language Award
RRU can nominate one 2nd or 3rd year undergrad student who wishes to improve their proficiency in their second official language of Canada (English or French) and wish to pursue studies, on a full-time basis, at a Canadian university which functions in the other official language and in a milieu in which that language predominates.
Field of Study: All disciplines, except translation.
Value: $7,000 CAD, plus certain travel costs.
Number of Awards: Up to three (3) awards at the bachelor’s degree level.
Duration: One year, non-renewable.
Deadline date: Postmarked nomination and application packages must be sent to Universities Canada no later than December 16, 2016.
N.B. Applicants: Please note that the deadline date is the date by which your application must be submitted to Universities Canada by the nominating institution. Please contact your institution to verify their deadline for nomination requests. It is incumbent on applicants to ensure that they submit their application to their nominating university well in advance of the Universities Canada deadline date. This will ensure that their institution has sufficient time to forward the application package to Universities Canada by the deadline date.