The Kappa Kappa Gamma Foundation of Canada offers a graduate scholarship to women who meet the following qualifications:
- Applicant must be a Canadian citizen; and
- Applicant's Ph.D. studies must be in progress.
The application deadline for fiscal 2013 is February 1, 2013.
Frequently Asked Questions
Who is eligible to apply for this scholarship?
Any female Canadian citizen currently enrolled in or pursuing a Ph.D. program is eligible to apply. You do not have to be a member of the Kappa Kappa Gamma Foundation of Canada to apply. You also do not have to be a member of the Kappa Kappa Gamma Fraternity to apply.
When is the scholarship application due?
If you are sending your application by mail, it must be postmarked by February 1, 2013. If you are sending your application by email (except for your transcripts and your filing fee, which you need to send by mail), then you must send it by February 1, 2013.
Is there a filing fee?
Yes, your application must be accompanied by a $30 (Canadian) non-refundable filing fee.
How can I pay the $30 (Canadian) filing fee?
You can pay the filing fee by personal cheque or mail order made payable to Kappa Kappa Gamma Foundation of Canada. Unfortunately, the Foundation cannot accept payment by credit card.
Where should I send my application, transcripts and reference letters?
Kappa Kappa Gamma Foundation of Canada
P.O. Box 1273, 2384 Yonge Street
Toronto ON M4P 3E5
Can I send my application by courier?
Most couriers do not deliver to P.O. Box addresses.
Can I expand any text boxes and/or tables in the application form?
Yes, please expand any text boxes and/or tables to fit as need be.
Do I have to be a member of the Kappa Kappa Gamma Foundation of Canada to apply for a scholarship?
Do I have to be a member of Kappa Kappa Gamma Fraternity to apply for a scholarship?
If I am mailing my reference letters with my application, do they each need to be sealed separately from my application?
Can my reference letters be sent separately from my application?
Yes, you can ask your referees to send their letters to the Foundation directly.
Can my referees email their references for me?
Yes, your referees can email their references for you to email@example.com.
Can I send photocopies of my transcripts with my application?
No, you must arrange to send original transcripts.
Will each applicant be contacted once the scholarship recipient(s) have been selected?
No, only the successful applicant(s) will be contacted.
When will the successful applicant(s) be contacted?
The successful applicant(s) will be contacted in June.
Can I have my referees send their reference letters in French?
What if I have a question that is not addressed above?
Please email your question to firstname.lastname@example.org.