The Lea Roback Foundation seeks to promote education as a means for the self-realization and emancipation of everyone and to financially support women who wish to further their education.
People who are eligible
Women, who live in the Province of Quebec, who have financial needs and who are socially committed.
Amount of the scholarships
General scholarships range from $1,500 to $4,000; while the Madeleine-Parent and Hélène-Pedneault scholarships are $2,500 each, and at times, the latter can be awarded in conjunction with a general scholarship.
In addition, to follow up on donations, specific scholarships are also available: Pierre-Laurier-Baribeau scholarships, JOC Foundation scholarships, Baillargeon-Marleau scholarships as well as the Lucie-Ranger scholarship. To find out the application criteria for these scholarships, read the form carefully.
The eligible candidates are required to pursue their studies in the Province of Quebec, and the foregoing can go from literacy programs to undergraduate university studies degree, including language courses to learn French
Dates to keep in mind
April 1, 2024 : Deadline for submitting an application.
Before June 20, 2024 : The Foundation will inform the candidates of who will be receiving a scholarship.
Before August 20, 2024 : The retained candidates must send in a confirmation of their registration and Social Insurance Number (SIN). This formality is indispensable in order to receive the scholarship.
What does one do?
Carefully read the instructions indicated on the site and on the form. It is very important to answer all questions on the form. Complete the form.
You can choose between :
- Online form must be completed in one session. It is important to have the following documents saved in PDF : CV, 2 reference letters and candidate cover letter. We therefore recommend using this form.
- Word form is available. You can download or print. It can be sent by email or by post.
Submit the form and documents no later than April 1, 2024.