Global Giving

By supporting international students, donors provide students with recognition for achievements resulting in above-average outcomes and the financial support required to achieve success throughout their educational journey in Canada.

International Student Awards and Scholarships

International Student Social Innovation and Community Development Scholarship

$1,000 Scholarship

International Student Entrepreneurial Spirit Award

$1,000 Award

Step Out of Your Box Award

Four awards of $500 each are presented annually to four projects submitted by students who spend time exploring a dimension of diversity different from their own and produce a leave-behind project that promotes the selected the dimension of diversity and/or benefits the volunteer organization.

Peace Award

Two $1,000 Peace Awards are presented annually to current students in full-time academic programs who entered Canada as refugees or refugee claimants.

This is an invitation for self-reflection, exploration and goal-setting that helps facilitate settlement and integration, and highlights the significant contributions students with refugee experiences bring to a multicultural community.

For more information on how to give to current international student awards or to learn how to establish new awards, contact Development Officer Elena Grinshteyn at egrinshteyn@rrc.ca.

Student Refugee Program

World University Services of Canada’s (WUSC) Student Refugee Program (SRP) has enabled over 1,000 refugees to settle in Canada as Permanent Residents and pursue post-secondary education. Every year, over 55 refugees enter Canada as permanent residents through the SRP and immediately begin their fully-funded post-secondary education.

Join the International Education team and Local Committee in supporting the journey of SRP students from camp to our campus. Learn more ›

International Partnerships and Global Philanthropy

Explore the RRC Works Campaign and tour exciting facility development projects.