The Richard J. Schmeelk Fellowship - Learn and see the country

Close to 100 individuals have been granted the privilege of becoming Schmeelk Fellows since 1985, in the aim of promoting intercultural awareness and interprovincial studies

Richard J. Schmeelk

Richard J. Schmeelk was born in Long Island, New York, in 1924. Recognised as one of the leading U.S. investment bankers on the Canadian scene for over three decades, he was an advisor to governments and corporate entities and raised capital for Canadian borrowers in world markets, notably in his role as the manager of […]

Fellows

Some five dozen individuals have been granted the privilege of becoming Schmeelk Fellows since 1985, when the first Fellowships were awarded. To date, the Fellows have studied in roughly equal numbers between Université Laval and Western University, with the first Fellows-in-residence currently studying at Université de Montréal and University of Calgary. The Fellows act in many capacities, […]

Fellowship in Brief

Worth a total of C$10,000 per academic term for up to four terms in total, the Fellowship is awarded for graduate-level studies in Canada for studies at the University of Calgary, Western University, Université Laval or Université de Montréal.