Carleton Scholarship for African Students

January 9, 2007

AIDS awareness activist Nnaemeka Ekwosimba is the first recipient of Carleton University’s Richard Van Loon Scholarship. The $5,000 award is earmarked for an African student with high academic achievement, and requiring financial aid in order to pursue their studies at Carleton. The recipient states that the Van Loon scholarship effectively recognizes the obstacles faced by international students, particularly those from developing countries. Carleton media release