2023 Student Scholarships

Our Scholarship Program

MROO's annual Scholarship Program awards a number of $3,000 scholarships, as well as the prestigious $5,000 Don MacLeod Leadership award, to students at a Canadian university, community college or similar post-secondary institution. These scholarships represent the importance we place on education and investing in today's younger generation.

Getting started

To apply for a MROO scholarship, students must:

  • Have a relative (parent, grandparent, aunt, uncle, great aunt, or great uncle) who is a MROO member or their surviving spouse.
  • Be entering second year at a post-secondary institution.
  • Have a home address in Canada.
  • Complete and submit the application form.
  • They must also submit a résumé, other documents outlined in the application form, and a 300-400-word essay.

The application process will go live on Monday, May 1, 2023.

MROO's Scholarship Committee is looking for applicants who have:

1.     Experience in leadership positions;

2.     A commitment to volunteer service and helping others; and,

3.     A clear vision of how they will make a difference in their community and the world.

The Submission Deadline is Friday, July 21, 2023 @ 5:00 PM

Keep your eyes peeled for our March 2023 Newsletter with more details.