Required Documents

High School and University/College Students

  • Academic Excellence
    • A fully completed Online Application.
    • Official academic transcript.
    • Contact information (name, organization/institution email address, phone number) of referee(s) from an arm’s-length, who can attest to the applicant’s academic excellence; and that for volunteer activities. Referee(s) will be directly contacted by the KCSFE.
    • Tuition receipt for the 2020/2021 academic year should be submitted to receive the scholarship (Grade 12, and University/college students ONLY).
  • Arts & Sports
    • A fully completed Online Application.
    • Portfolio, slides or a short video (at least 10 minutes in length) showing the applicant’s artistic or athletic ability
    • Detailed information of their work/exhibition shown in the Portfolio, slides or a short video (Music/Art)
    • (if applicable) Other supporting documents including newspaper or journal articles about the applicant’s performance, copies of records of prizes from local, national, or international competition, etc.
    • Official academic transcript.
    • Referee(s)’ contact information (name, organization/institution email address, phone number) who can attest to the applicant’s artistic or athletic ability; and (if applicable) can attest to the applicant’s academic excellence; Referee(s) will be directly contacted by KCSFE.
    • Tuition receipt for the 2020/2021 academic year must be submitted to receive the scholarship (Grade 12, and University/college students ONLY).
  • Volunteerism/Community Leadership
    • A fully completed Online Application.
    • Official academic transcript.
    • Referee(s)’ contact information (name, organization/institution email address, phone number) who can evaluate the applicant’s volunteer activities; and (if applicable) academic excellence; Referee(s) will be directly contacted by KCSFE.
    • Tuition receipt for the 2020/2021 academic year must be submitted to receive the scholarship (Grade 12, and University/college students ONLY).
  • Bursary
    • A fully completed Online Application.
    • Cover letter self-explaining the applicant’s financial needs.
    • Official academic transcript.
    • A copy of the applicant’s and /or parent(s)’ Notice of Assessment for the most recent tax year.
    • Referee(s)’ contact information (name, organization/institution email address, phone number) who from an arm’s-length, can attest to the applicant’s current financial circumstances; Referee(s) will be directly contacted by KCSFE.
    • Tuition receipt for the 2020/2021 academic year must be submitted to receive the scholarship (Grade 12, and University/college students ONLY).

Graduate Students

  • A fully completed Online Application.
  • Official academic transcript.
  • Essay (Topic: Explain a family, social or school situation, in which your leadership made a difference. What was accomplished and why is such leadership important?).
  • Contact information (name, organization/institution email address, phone number) of referee(s) from supervisor(s), who can attest to the applicant’s academic excellence, and scope and impact of applicant’s study; Referee(s) will be directly contacted by KCSFE.
  • Tuition receipt for the 2020/2021 academic year must be submitted to receive the scholarship.
  • (if applicable) Cover letter self-explaining the applicant’s financial needs.

Note: Please refer “2020 KCSFE Scholarship Application Guidelines” for preparation of the required documents.

Since its establishment in 1986, total 835 students

- Korean Canadian Scholarship Foundation of Edmonton -

Received scholarships amounting to $781,670 to date!

- Korean Canadian Scholarship Foundation of Edmonton -

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