Rhodes Scholarship & Killam Fellowships Information

Rhodes Scholarships Information Session

In July, we hosted an online information session for UCalgary students to share more about the Rhodes Scholarship program, review the application process and answer any questions you may have.

Rhodes Scholarships information session slides


Dr. Christian Farrier, current Rhodes Scholar (Prairies and Balliol) Reading for DPhil Primary Care at the University of Oxford, and Pediatrics Resident at the University of Calgary. Christian is also a graduate of the Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary.

Dr. Jared Secord, Ph.D., current Scholars Academy Coordinator at UCalgary's Student Success Centre. He has undergraduate and graduate degrees from the University of Calgary in Business, Ancient & Medieval History, and Greek & Roman Studies. He also has a Ph.D. in Greek & Roman History from the University of Michigan.


Curriculum Vitae (CV) and Personal Statement Workshop

If you’re looking for suggestions and advice about your CV and Personal Statement responses for the Rhodes or McCall MacBain Scholarships, please consider attending one of the workshop. The workshop provides suggestions about how to put together an effective CV and personal statement, including a template for a CV that will fit on one or two pages.

If you are unable to make it to any of the workshops, you can look at the slides and recordings below:

CV and Personal Statement for Scholarship Applications.pdf

Abbreviated CV Example.pdf

Information Session Recording

If you can’t attend the online information session, you can watch the recording below.

Applications for the 2024 Rhodes Scholarships

All applicants must be endorsed by their post-secondary institution before applying to the Regional Rhodes Canada Competition. Inquiries can be directed to sap@ucalgary.ca

The UCalgary internal deadline for the 2023-2024 cycle is August 13, 2023.

Learn more about the Rhodes Scholarship

Information for UCalgary students applying to the Rhodes Scholarship (PDF)

The Killam Fellowships Program at the UCalgary

The Killam Fellowships Program provides an opportunity for exceptional Canadian undergraduate students to spend either one semester or full academic year as an exchange student in the United States. For further information on the program, visit their website here.

Learn more about how to apply