The Karen McKellin Leader of Tomorrow Award for Undergraduate Students in Canada 2020
The University of British Columbia in Canada has opened applications for Karen McKellin International Leader of Tomorrow Award for Undergraduate students. Two students are to be nominated by the college or university for UBC’s Karen McKellin International Leader of Tomorrow (KMILOT) Award for study at UBC’s Vancouver campus. A student at Okanagan campus, and another student for the Donald Wehrung International Student Award at either campus.
The student is expected to show leadership commitment in student affairs and community service, recognized achievement in fields of endeavour. These fields include but not limited to performing arts, sports, debating or creative writing, or external academic competitions and examinations
Value of Award
- The worth of award for the Karen McKellin International Leader of Tomorrow Award in Canada is proportional to your financial need.
- Financial need is determined by totalling tuition, fees, and living costs, and subtracting the financial contribution you and your family can make each year.
- A standard needs assessment is based on the financial information provided by you and your family.
To be eligible for the KMILOT Undergraduates Award, you must;
- Be an international student who will be studying in Canada on a Canadian study permit.
- Be entering UBC from a recognized secondary school, college, or other universities.
- Be applying for your first undergraduate degree.
- Meet UBC’s admission requirements, including general and degree-specific requirements and the English Language Admission Standard.
- Demonstrate superior academic achievement (achieve all As or equivalent standard).
- Demonstrate a level of financial need that would otherwise prevent you from pursuing a UBC degree.
Application for the Karen McKellin Leader of Tomorrow Award for Undergraduate Students in Canada closes December 1, 2019.
How to Apply
To apply for the Karen McKellin Leader of Tomorrow Award for Undergraduate Students in Canada;
- Submit your award application and complete the online application for admission to UBC.
- Even though you can specify two-degree choices in your application, only your first-choice degree will be considered for the purposes of this award.