The C.V. Hotson Memorial Scholarship is presented annually to a Carleton undergraduate student who has maintained a high degree of academic achievement and has indicated an interest in the University by broad participation in extra-curricular affairs of a constructive nature pertaining to the University, the Students’ Association and the Carleton community.

The Scholarship is donated by Carleton Alumni and other friends in memory of Mr. C.V. Hotson, a graduate of the School of Journalism at Carleton University in 1950 and former member of the Students’ Association. He returned to Carleton in 1953 to become an Administrative Assistant to the President and Executive Secretary of the Alumni Association, a position he held until his death in October 1960.

It is required that all applications be accompanied by a minimum of one letter of recommendation, outlining the nominee’s involvement in extracurricular activities both inside and outside of the University. The letter should demonstrate how those activities have been of benefit to Carleton University.

An official transcript is mandatory for this application.

*Note: If you are nominating an individual for the award, the nominee will receive an email requesting a copy of their official transcript.

Award recipient will be awarded $850.00.

Applications are now closed. Please check back in Spring 2023!

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    Minimum one (1) letter of recommendation

    (REQUIRED) First letter of Recommendation (Please attach PDF version):

    (OPTIONAL) Second Letter of Recommendation (Please attach PDF version):

    (OPTIONAL) Third Letter of Recommendation (Please attach PDF version):

    Please attach copy of candidate's official transcript:

    If your application requires an AUDIT or CCR Records, do you consent for the CUSA Awards committee to access them through the Registrar Office?

    Would you like to be considered for other awards?