How Do I Apply?


1.  Complete the online application form on this website.

2. Send the below listed documents through Google Drive

2.1 Supporting Documents

Scan the following documents as a single PDF file and submit through Google Drive (see Section 3 below for instructions). Please do not submit these as separate PDF files.

a. Proof of full-time registration for the 2019-2020 academic year at a post-secondary institution.

b. Official transcripts - for the 2017-2018 and 2018-2019 academic years from all former and current  post-secondary institutions (whether a degree was granted or not) or high school.

c. 2 to 3 reference letters - one reference letter from your school is mandatory, and one letter from your place of employment and/or one letter from your volunteer/leadership organization would be ideal. Reference letters must be from people that have direct knowledge of your character, ability, attitude, potential and future aspirations. Reference letters from family, friends and relatives are not appropriate and will not be considered.

d. Resume (maximum 2 pages) - outline your education, work experience, extra-curricular activities and other accomplishments.

2.2 Essay

Download the essay question form for the scholarship(s) that you are applying for, and submit the completed form through Google Drive (see Section 3 below instructions).

Donald Choi Award of Excellence: Essay Question Form

All other scholarships: Essay Question Form

3. Google Drive

3.1 If you do not already have a gmail or other google account, please create one.

3.2 From your account, go to Google Drive.

3.3 On ‘My Drive’, create a folder called “KCSF 2019-2020 Scholarship Application: [Enter your last name], [Enter your first name]”.

3.4 In that folder, upload the PDF file of the supporting documents, completed essay form and photo as specified in Sections 2.1, 2.2 and 2.3 above.

3.5 Share the folder with, and pick ‘Can edit’ in the drop-down menu to the right.

3.6 You must ensure that the folder remains shared with until the announcement of the award recipients in spring of 2020. Do not delete the folder until this time. Once the folder is deleted or no longer shared, the Selection Committee may lose its access to the folder.