Which RBC Royal Bank Scholarship® is right for you?

We recognize it takes a combination of both hard work and educational funding for most students to achieve their goals. That’s why we’ve developed a diverse set of scholarship programs worth over $500,000 a year to help address the critical need for students funding across Canada. Please review the chart below to see which scholarship is right for you.

RBC Students Leading Change Scholarship

Eligibility: Students who will be attending a Canadian post-secondary institution in fall 2018

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Scholarship Details

Open: Please check back in late November 2018

Scholarship criteria under review

RBC Royal Bank Scholarship for Aboriginals

Eligibility: Status and non-status Indians, Inuit or Métis pursuing post-secondary education

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Scholarship Details

Open: December 1, 2018

10 awards worth up to $4,000 each academic year for two to four years

RBC Black History Month Student Essay Competition

Eligibility: High School students in Grade 12 who will be attending a Canadian post-secondary institution in fall 2018

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Scholarship Details

Open: Please check back in December 2017

30 awards in total:
1 for $5,000
1 for $2,500
1 for $1,500
27 for $500

Scholarship Program for the Children of RBC Employees (Canada)

Eligibility: Children of eligible RBC Employees

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Scholarship Details

Open: Application deadline May 1, 2018

Up to 50 awards of $2,500 each

The RBC Capital Markets Diversity Scholarship

Eligibility: Students who identify as a visible minority, female, Aboriginal or Indigenous background, LGBT+, Veterans, and/or persons with disabilities. Students in full-time undergraduate studies graduating in December 2019 or Spring 2020, who are enrolled in a business, engineering or economics program at a university in Canada.

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Scholarship Details

Open: Friday, April 13, 2018 – Thursday, May 31, 2018 at 11:59 PM EST

Up to 4 awards worth $5,000 each PLUS a 2019 summer analyst position with RBC Capital Markets in Toronto

The RBC Capital Markets Scholarship for Women

Eligibility: Female students in full-time undergraduate studies graduating in December 2019 or Spring 2020, enrolled in a business, engineering or economics program at a university in Canada.

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Scholarship Details

Open: Friday, April 13, 2018 – Thursday, May 31, 2018 at 11:59 PM EST

Up to 4 awards worth $5,000 each PLUS a 2019 summer analyst position with RBC Capital Markets in Toronto

RBC Award

Eligibility: High School students in Grade 12 in Atlantic Canada, Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Northern Ontario who will be attending a Canadian post-secondary institution in fall 2018. Nominations are submitted by high school Administration (e.g. Principal, Vice Principal or Guidance Counsellor)

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Bursary Details

175 bursaries for  $1,000 will be awarded to help with post-secondary education costs and an opportunity for a RBC internship

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