Trent UniversityThomas J. Bata Memorial Scholarships in Canada, 2018


Applications are currently ongoing at the  Trent University for the J. Bata Memorial Scholarships in Canada, 2018 The Scholarship was designed to honour Thomas J. Bata (1914-2008).  The scholarship will recognize Mr. Bata’s service and dedication to Trent University. Mr. Bata was one of Trent`s original honorary sponsors, a member of Trent’s Board of Governors between 1963 – 1973 and a close friend of Founding President Prof. T. H. B. Symons.

Trent University is a public liberal arts and science-oriented university located  in Peterborough, Ontario. Close to 6,800 undergraduate students and nearly 500 graduate students are enrolled.

Scholarships Number and Award:

This $5,000 scholarship is intended to support a student that demonstrates leadership qualities such as innovation, entrepreneurship, community responsibility and global citizenship.

Education Level & Subject:

Masters and Phd program offered by the University.


1. Must not be holding any other major scholarship.

2. Open to all domestic or international full-time graduate student (M.A., MSc., Ph.D.) with an admission GPA of A- and have continued to achieve academic excellence during graduate studies at Trent University. Students may be in any year of any graduate program.

Required Documents:

– Curriculum vitae

– Transcripts – unofficial accepted

– A statement of research (maximum two pages)

– A brief non-technical summary (maximum of 400 words)

– A statement of leadership (maximum two pages) describing the activities and contributions of the applicant which aligns with the values and legacy of Thomas J. Bata.

– One confidential letter of reference from a member of the community addressing leadership activities, extracurricular interactions and collaborations, and character.

How to Apply:

Apply online.


2 October 2017

More information:


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here