Applications for 2018 are now open!
The University of Manitoba is a place where you can define who you really are. We don't just embrace big dreamers, we encourage them. We recognize the potential of our prospective students and have developed a program to promote strong leaders within the university community. The BMO Financial Group Leader of Tomorrow Scholarship program highlights exceptional high school graduates who combine outstanding leadership potential with academic giftedness. Each scholarship is valued at $16,000, allocated over four years of study.
A total of nine awards will be given out to students entering any of the direct-entry programs of the University of Manitoba in September 2018. Six of the awards will be given to students graduating from a high school within Manitoba and Northwestern Ontario, and three of the awards will be given out at the national level to students graduating from a Canadian high school found outside of Manitoba.
Candidates will require:
BMO Financial Group Leader of Tomorrow Scholarships will be offered to students who:
Recipients will be required to present a minimum 90% average based on those courses eligible for the University of Manitoba General Entrance Scholarships.
Applicants must submit a complete BMO Financial Group Leader of Tomorrow Scholarship application (PDF), (original plus two complete copies) to the Financial Aid and Awards Office by the posted deadline (December 1, 2017). (In years where December 1st falls on a weekend, applications will be due the first business day of December).
Complete application packages must be submitted by the student or the school in its entirety. Please do not submit portions of the application package separately; as it will be deemed ineligible.Potential BMO Financial Group Leader of Tomorrow candidates should also take the time to search for additional scholarships. View our Awards & Scholarships link for links to search engines.