Richard Van Loon Scholarship for Africans 2024 – Apply Now

International students from African countries are here invited to apply for the Richard Van Loon Scholarship to study at Carleton University, Canada for the commencing academic session.

Gates Cambridge Scholarship Programme

The Richard J. Van Loon Scholarship, valued at $5,000 for the 2023-2024 academic year, is awarded annually to an outstanding international student from an African country.

Study-In-Canada: Richard Van Loon Scholarship for Africans 2024/2025

The award was endowed in 2005 by friends, family, and colleagues in honour of Richard J. Van Loon, Carleton’s 10th President. 


  • Scholarship Sponsor(s): Richard J. Van Loon
  • Host Institution(s): Carleton University, Canada
  • Funding Amount: $5,000
  • Number of Awards: Several
  • Study Level: Undergraduates
  • Nationality: African Students

Eligibility Criteria

To apply for these scholarships, you must:

  • You must be a citizen of an African country
  • You must be an international student, who is required to have a valid Study Permit for Canada
  • You must be registered as a full-time student at Carleton University and be successfully proceeding from one year to another in any program of study
  • You must be in good academic standing.

Application Procedures

How-to-Apply: Interested and eligible candidates for the Richard Van Loon Scholarship for African Students should click here to apply. The link will open the application in a new tab. Do not complete the application on this tab; It is advised you download the application and save to your computer to continue at your convenience.

Application Deadline: February 01, 2024

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