PhD Scholarship for Canadian and International Students in Social sciences, Humanities, Natural Sciences, Engineering, and Health at Canadian Universities, Canada 2012-13
Study Subjects: Social sciences, Humanities, Natural Sciences, Engineering, and Health
Course Level: PhD
Scholarship Provider: Government of Canada
Scholarship can be taken at: Canada
Eligibility: Both Canadian and international students are eligible to be nominated for a Vanier CGS.
To be considered for a Vanier CGS, you must:
- Be nominated by only one Canadian university, which must have received a Vanier CGS allocation; be seeking financial support to pursue your first doctoral degree (or combined MA/PhD or MD/PhD);
-intend to pursue, in the summer semester or the academic year following the announcement of results, full-time doctoral (or combined MA/PhD or MD/PhD) studies and research at the nominating university;
- Have completed no more than 20 months of doctoral studies as of May 1, 2012 (see Notes below)
- Have achieved a first-class average, as determined by your university, in each of the last two years of full-time study or equivalent;
- And not have already received a doctoral-level scholarship or fellowship from CIHR, SSHRC or NSERC to undertake or complete a doctoral degree (or combined MA/PhD or MD/PhD).
Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes
Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: Canadian and international students
Scholarship Description: The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship (Vanier CGS) was created to attract and retain world-class doctoral students and to establish Canada as a global centre of excellence in research and higher learning. It is worth $50,000 per year for three years and is available to both Canadian and international PhD students studying at Canadian universities.
Apply: By Post
Deadline: November 6, 2012
Further Scholarship Information and Application: http://www.vanier.gc.ca/eng/scholarship_details-renseignements_generaux.aspx