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Marion Edith Dubin Scholarship in English

Established in memory of Marion Edith Dubin and awarded to a student who might not otherwise have the opportunity to study at Queen’s School of English (QSoE).  


Scholarship Winners:

Fall 2018: Melody Li, China

Summer 2018: Yumika Itakura, Japan

Winter 2018: Sho Fujita, Japan

Fall 2017: Roy Edinson Coba Teran, Peru

Summer 2017: Min Jung (Julie) Ju, Korea

Winter 2017: Jing (Zoe) Huang, China

Fall 2016: Daniel Carvalho, Brazil

Summer 2016: Akiho Yatsuda, Japan

Winter 2016: Sojeong Kim, Korea and Junjie Jin, Korea



  • The applicant must be at least 18 years of age
  • The applicant must have applied for the EAP program and have paid their tuition in full
  • The applicant must submit a written short essay answering the Composition Topic listed below (maximum 500 words)
  • The completed application and composition must be sent by email to soe@queensu.ca by the listed deadline

Submission Deadline: December 5th, 2018, at midnight (Ontario time)

Scholarship Award Criteria: 

  • The writing is persuasive, cohesive, and presents and supports an argument or position
  • Scholarship applicant displays potential as a writer
  • While the scholarship composition may contain errors in organization and mechanics, these errors do not seriously detract from the writer’s message

Number of Awards:

Three awards will be made for payment towards tuition for each EAP session (Summer, Fall and Winter terms). One award will be awarded to one student per term for a total of three recipients during the 2018-2019 year. 

Composition Topic:

What role does studying the English language play in achieving your dreams?