Student Scholarships

Our Scholarship Program

MROO awards scholarships of $2,500 and one Don MacLeod Leadership Award for $5,000 to students at a Canadian university, community college or similar post-secondary institution in Canada. 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 surviving spouse
  • Be entering second year at a post-secondary institution
  • Have a home address in Ontario
  • 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.

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 July 10, 2020. Please review the criteria for application.