Schulich Leader Scholarships

Western University prides itself on providing the best student experience among Canada’s leading research-intensive universities and attracting the highest caliber of well-rounded students.  


Western is proud to be one of the 20 participating university partners of one of the largest and most prestigious scholarship programs, the Schulich Leader Scholarship program.


With this partnership, Western is in support of students pursuing their dreams to become the next global pioneers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.    The scholarships are awarded to students on the basis of academic excellence and demonstrated ability for creative and innovative thought and a passion for higher learning.


Each year, Western will select 2 students to receive a Schulich Leader Scholarship:
$100,000 to a student pursuing an Engineering degree
$80,000 to a student pursuing a Science, Technology or Math degree



List of Eligible STEM programs at Western University (pdf)



Meet our 2016 Schulich Leader Scholarship Recipients:

Lovdeep Singh

Sandra Sabongui

Linda Guo

Amelia Carver

Meet past Schulich Leader Scholarship recipients who studied or are studying at Western:

Dane Sisinni

Kyra Moura

Mark Krammer   and Benjamin Congram

Flora Jung and Blake VanBerlo

Grace Wang and Gurleen Chahal



Watch this Western-produced video on what it means to be a Schulich Leader Scholarship Recipient at Western University.


Key Dates: 2017 Schulich Leader Scholarships
  • February 1, 2017 – Schulich Leader Nominee deadline
  • February 22, 2017 – Schulich Leader scholarship application deadline
  • March 1 through June 15, 2017 – applications reviewed and university offers made
  • June 15, 2017 – all Schulich Leaders finalized

For more information on the Schulich Leader Scholarships please visit:

http://schulichleaders.com/