Queen Elizabeth Scholars are tackling global challenges

The Canadian Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Scholarships aim to mobilize a dynamic community of young global leaders to create lasting impacts both at home and abroad through inter-cultural exchanges encompassing international education, discovery and inquiry, and professional experiences. 

Hear from Queen Elizabeth Scholars themselves on how this program has transformed their lives, creating new opportunities and connections. Olu Olugboji and Zohra Lakhani share their stories on the pilot episode of our series showcasing how global philanthropists are investing in the next generation of leaders.

“It is such a beautiful experience for me. How I started my journey as a Queen Elizabeth Scholar and where I am today.

Zohra Lakhani

Listen to the pilot episode now

This collaborative initiative is made possible through the leadership of the Rideau Hall Foundation, in collaboration with Community Foundations of Canada, Universities Canada, and Canadian universities. It is supported through a catalytic contribution by The Victor Dahdaleh Foundation and contributions from a network of Partners.