Lea Roback Foundation Scholarships

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 $1,000 to $3,500;
  • the Madeleine-Parent and Hélène-Pedneault scholarships are $2,000 each, and at times, the latter can be awarded in conjunction with a general scholarship.

Study programmes

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 inclusively.

Dates to keep in mind:

April 1, 2019: Deadline for submitting an application.

Before June 15, 2019: The Foundation will inform the candidates of who will be receiving a scholarship.

Before August 20, 2019: The retained candidates must send in a confirmation of their registration. This formality is indispensable in order to receive the scholarship.

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  • On line form: must be completed in one session. it is important to have the following documents saved in PDF: CV (2 pages), 2 reference letters and a letter of motivation from the candidate.
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