Social Justice and Peace Scholarship

Western University – King's University College

These scholarships will be awarded to highly engaged students entering first-year studies at King's and who have a strong interest in community or global justice, as well as deep a commitment to academic excellence. These scholarships recognize students who are willing to take an active role in social justice and/or peace-oriented activities, both at King’s and in the broader community.

Candidates will be expected to submit 3 letters of reference, a portfolio of past social justice and/or peace-oriented activities and a 750-word essay describing their interest in a particular cause or issue and their vision for change.


Scholarship Summary

Quantity 2
Application Required Yes
Value $3,500 each. You may be eligible for a Continuing Scholarship (valued between $1,500 to $2,500) in subsequent years if a minimum overall average of 80%+ is achieved.
Renewable? No
For Indigenous Applicants Only Yes
For Equity-Seeking Applicants Only Yes
Deadline Apr. 30, 2024