The Rhodes Scholarships are considered the oldest and most prestigious international scholarships for outstanding scholars from any academic field of study. Funded by the estate of Cecil J. Rhodes (the Rhodes Trusts), the Rhodes Scholarships support students who demonstrate a strong propensity to emerge as 'leaders for the world's future'.
Rhodes Scholarships are tenable for postgraduate studies or a second bachelor's degree at Oxford University, for two years with the possible extension of a third year.
A full statement of requirements and conditions is outlined on the internal application form which may be obtained from the Office of the Vice-Provost and Dean of Student Affairs.
Website: http://www.queensu.ca/studentaffairs/funding-and-awards/rhodes-scholarshipCompleted application forms and supplementary documents must be submitted by early September each year.