ALL QUEEN ELIZABETH SCHOLAR APPLICANTS MUST REGISTERED IN A UNDERGRADUATE OR GRADUATE PROGRAM AT THE UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO.
In order to complete your application for a Queen Elizabeth Scholarship, you must submit the following application documents:
- A Resumé
- A Letter of Recommendation from a graduate or undergraduate supervisor
- An unofficial transcript
- A brief essay (no more than 500 words) outlining the reasons for applying to the scholarship. Please see below for more information.
Provide a brief essay or statement (no more than 500 words) outlining your reasons for applying to this particular scholarship. (Copy and paste your essay in the box below.)
What academic, cultural and personal experiences have you had that are relevant to the objectives of the position and organization you hope to intern with? How have these experiences prepared you for the challenges that come with working in this particular area?
Use the position description to inform your statement (all descriptions should be linked PDF forms on the QES website). For descriptions of the Mary Ward Development Centre and the Ubumwe Community Center opportunities, contact aziza.virani [at] utoronto.ca. We encourage you to comment on any relevant work, research and/or international experiences you feel make you a great fit for the organization you wish to work with, alongside your strengths and skills. You can also draw on your knowledge or interest in the relevant cultural, social and historical context of the program you are applying to, in order to flesh out your statement.