Queen Elizabeth Scholars

About the program

The Queen Elizabeth Scholars is a new initiative intended to lay the foundation for the next generation of entrepreneurs, public servants, community leaders and academics with innovative minds and a sense of commitment to Canada and the Commonwealth.

Universities Canada is pleased to partner with Community Foundations of Canada and Rideau Hall Foundation to manage the Canadian Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Scholarships Program. This program is made possible with financial support from the Government of Canada, provincial governments and the private sector.

For more information

Please submit all reports and forms to qescholars@univcan.ca.


Jeanne Gallagher
Manager, International scholarships
Queen Elizabeth Scholars
Tel.: 613-563-3961 ext 355
Email: qescholars@univcan.ca
* Universities Canada will respond to all email enquiries within two working days.


Please contact your Canadian university for all student enquiries.

In partnership with

Community Foundations of Canada logo.

Rideau Hall Foundation logo.

Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada logo.

Universities Canada