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Rhodes Scholarship

The 2015 application cycle has begun; Rhodes' on-line application system is now open. The submission deadline to Rhodes is October 17, 2014.

All applicants must be endorsed by their post-secondary institution. Applicants must apply for endorsement to Queen's before they can submit their application to Rhodes.  Internal Rhodes applications to Queen's University were due by 11:59 pm on Tuesday, September 9, 2014. The application period has now closed. 

Applicants are encouraged to start their application over the summer.  Read the 2015 Rhodes Memorandum for Canada for all the information you will need to include in your application. 

The Rhodes Trust logoAbout the Rhodes Scholarship

What is the Rhodes Scholarship? How much is it worth? What can I study at Oxford? Past Queen's recipients.

University of Oxford

Planning to do research at Oxford? Listing of degree programs.

Application Process, Deadlines and Institutional Endorsement

What is the Rhodes online application deadline? Do you qualify? What is the internal deadline to apply for institutional endorsement? How do I receive institutional endorsement? What needs to be included in the completed application? 

Tips - Preparing a Rhodes Scholarship Application

When do I start thinking about my application? How to I write a statement of purpose and CV? Who should write my letters of reference? What information will my referees need?

Rhodes Scholarship FAQ's

A list of frequently asked Rhodes questions.

Queen's students who are interested in applying to the Rhodes Scholarship are encouraged to contact Elizabeth (Liz) Parsons for more information at parsonse@queensu.ca