Canada Scholarships

Scholarship Name: Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship

Deadline: Not Mentioned

Eligibility: https://vanier.gc.ca/en/eligibility-admissibilite.html

Participating Universities/Acceptable Programs: https://vanier.gc.ca/en/appendix_a_cgs_2018_19_to_2020_21.html

Application process: https://vanier.gc.ca/en/nomination_process-processus_de_mise_en_candidature.html

Website link: https://vanier.gc.ca/en/home-accueil.html

Total amount allotted: $50,000 per year for 3 years

Timelines:

  • July – November Applicants seek a nominating institution, prepare and submit application package.
  • Internal Deadline (varies) Deadline to submit application to the nominating institution. Contact nominating institution for specific date.
  • November 3rd (20:00 EST) Deadline for institutions to submit nominations to the Vanier CGS program.
  • November – March Review and evaluation of nominations.
  • Early April Anticipated notification of results.Nominees will be notified by email when the results are available on ResearchNet.
  • May 1st, September 1st or January 1st Payments begin.

Acceptable Programs: Only PhD

Scholarship Name: University of Waterloo International Master’s and Doctoral Awards

Deadline: Not Mentioned

Eligibility: https://uwaterloo.ca/graduate-studies-postdoctoral-affairs/future-students/international-students/international-admission-equivalencies

Participating Universities/Acceptable Programs:  University of Waterloo

Application process: https://uwaterloo.ca/graduate-studies-postdoctoral-affairs/future-students/applying-graduate-school/before-you-apply/admission-and-english-language-proficiency-requirements

Website link: https://uwaterloo.ca/graduate-studies-postdoctoral-affairs/current-students/international-student-funding

Total amount allotted: $2,045 per term for 2 years (Master’s) or $4,090 per term for 3 years (PhD)

Timelines: –

Acceptable Programs: Masters and PhD

Scholarship Name: University of Manitoba Graduate Fellowship (UMGF)

Deadline:

  • Application deadline
  • Please contact your department

Eligibility: Students must have a minimum admission GPA of 3.0 to be considered for this award. Please contact your department as they may have a higher GPA requirement.

Participating Universities/Acceptable Programs:  –

Application process: Please consult your department or unit for the UMGF application process and deadline. Once the department/unit determines their selection, students are recommended to the Faculty of Graduate Studies. FGS will notify the award recipients with an official letter via email.

Website link: https://umanitoba.ca/graduate-studies/funding-awards-and-financial-aid/university-manitoba-graduate-fellowship-umgf

Total amount allotted: 

  • UMGF master’s awards are valued at $14,000 per year for 12 or 24 months, for up to a total of $28,000.
  • UMGF doctoral awards are valued at $18,000 per year for 12, 24, 36 or 48 months, for up to a total of $72,000.

Timelines: –

Acceptable Programs: –

Scholarship Name: University of Calgary Graduate Awards

Deadline: Not Mentioned

Eligibility: You should Be registered as a graduate student at the University of Calgary (including Cotutelle students) Have tuition and general fees as a graduate student at the University of Calgary (including Cotutelle students). Learn more about registration. Meet the terms of reference of the award. Accept the terms and conditions of the award and the Graduate Award Regulation.

Participating Universities/Acceptable Programs: University of Calgary

Application process: Apply for the awards on the university website

Website link: https://grad.ucalgary.ca/awards/award-guide/step-1-applying/eligibility

Total amount allotted: Master’s: $20,500, Doctoral: $26,000.

Timelines: –

Acceptable Programs: Masters and Doctoral programs

Scholarship Name: Ontario Graduate Scholarship

Deadline: 

  • Application Dates: Determined by graduate unit
  • Graduate Unit Deadline: June 1, 2022 (not for students—unit must forward all OGS nominations to SGS by this date)

Eligibility: You can be a domestic or an international student who has accepted an offer from the university

Participating Universities/Acceptable Programs: University of Ontario

Application process: Applicants must submit an OGS application to their proposed graduate unit using the U of T School of Graduate Studies centralized online OGS application.

Website link: https://www.sgs.utoronto.ca/awards/ontario-graduate-scholarship/#section_0

Total amount allotted: The value of the OGS is $5,000 per session.

Timelines: Deadline Not Mentioned

Acceptable Programs: Graduate programs

Scholarship Name: Queen’s University International Scholarships

Deadline: Students will be automatically considered for this award, no application is required.

Eligibility: To be eligible for most International Admission Scholarships and Awards you must be: an international student

Participating Universities/Acceptable Programs: –

Application process: Recipients of these scholarships will be selected automatically. By applying for admission to Queen’s all eligible applicants are automatically considered

Website link: https://www.queensu.ca/studentawards/financial-aid/specific-student-groups/international-students

Total amount allotted: Total Value: $4,000

Timelines: Students will be automatically considered for this award, no application is required.

Acceptable Programs: –

Scholarship Name: University of Saskatchewan International Student Awards

Deadline:  February 15

Eligibility: You will be considered automatically for a Guaranteed Entrance Scholarship if you are: a current high school (secondary) student who plans to come to USask after you graduate, or a student who has already graduated from high school (secondary) but has little or no previous post-secondary education (less than 18 transferable credit units).

Participating Universities/Acceptable Programs:  –

Application process: You will be considered automatically for a Guaranteed Entrance Scholarship

Website link: https://admissions.usask.ca/money/scholarships.php#GuaranteedEntranceScholarships

Total amount allotted: $3,000

Timelines: December 1

Acceptable Programs: –

Scholarship Name: Simon Fraser University Financial Aid and Awards

Deadline: Not Mentioned

Eligibility: Must have a minimum CGPA of 3.00 at SFU during the term of application must be enrolled as a full-time graduate student during the term of application

Participating Universities/Acceptable Programs:  –

Application process: Apply online by logging in to the Student Information System (go.sfu.ca)

Website link: https://www.sfu.ca/students/financialaid/international.html

Total amount allotted:  –

Timelines: Deadline Not Mentioned

Acceptable Programs: –

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