Who Is Eligible?

In order to become a Schulich Leader and receive the scholarship, students must first be selected by their high school or Cégep as a Schulich Leader Nominee.

High schools may select one Nominee each, while Cégeps may select two.

Only Canadian schools are eligible to participate.

Student eligibility criteria

Note: In Quebec, students must be attending their final year of study at a Cégep or be going directly to university after high school. Students planning to apply for financial assistance at university would meet the criterion of “Financial Need”. For more information, please read our FAQs

* Research into questions posed by scientific theories and hypotheses is considered Scientific Research.

** Research conducted to aid and support the development of knowledge in the field of medicine is considered Medical Research