Leadership Development

You don’t have to believe that you are a leader in order to be one. Every person brings their own perspectives, experiences and learning to everything they do. SSC leadership development programming and events help you connect the dots between your skills, hopes for the world around you, and goals for yourself.

Apply for the Wilson Leadership Scholar Award (WLSA)

Applications open in Fall 2022.

About the WLSA


Hanna Chidwick

Exploring outside the box as a graduate Wilson Leader: Hanna Chidwick

What has been most useful about the award program? For me, what has been most useful about the award program...

Conversation with the Wilson Leaders & McCall MacBain Fellows.

Canada: Theory Meets Practice

Canada: Theory Meets Practice Event

Have big ideas but little time? Learn from light case studies led by Canadian leaders Canada: Theory Meets Practice is...

Student leaders having a conversation at Designing Canada conference.

Thinking about the Wilson Leadership Scholar Award? Here’s what you need to know

The Wilson Leadership Scholar Award (WLSA) is a career-launching opportunity worth $12,000 in direct funding and up to $2,000 in...

Wilson Leaders

Changes are coming to the Wilson Leadership Scholar Award (WLSA)

The leadership experience award will now be open to more students Applications for the award open on September 8, 2021....