Canadian Government Scholarships for International students

Information on graduate studies scholarships by program and province can be found on the official Canadian Government.
Website for international students www.edu-canada.gc.ca
and in the Funding Guide for International Science and Technology Cooperation fgic-gfci.scitech.gc.ca

Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships Program New

  • Description: The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships program aims to attract and retain world-class doctoral students who demonstrate a high standard of scholarly achievement in graduate studies. This prestigious program awards 500 international and Canadian doctoral students with a scholarship valued at $50,000 per annum for up to three years.
  • Administrator: Industry Canada.
  • Fields: Social sciences and humanities, science and engineering, health and leadership skills.
  • Eligibility: International and Canadian doctoral students.

Detailed descriptions of the eligibility requirements are available at the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council www.sshrc.ca

The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/) and
The Canadian Institutes of Health Research www.cihr-irsc.gc.ca

Next Competition Timelines Program details posted: early August 2009 Research Net electronic application system activated: End of August 2009

Deadline for applicants to submit their Vanier CGS application to their university: see university internal deadlines University deadline for submitting nominations: 6 November, 2009

Results announced: March 2010

For more information visit www.vanier.gc.ca

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