Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship
Over de beurs
To be considered for a Vanier CGS, you must:
- be nominated by only one Canadian institution, which must have received a Vanier CGS quota;
- be pursuing your first doctoral degree (including joint undergraduate/graduate research program such as: MD/PhD, DVM/PhD, JD/PhD - if it has a demonstrated and significant research component). Note that only the PhD portion of a combined degree is eligible for funding;
- intend to pursue, in the summer semester or the academic year following the announcement of results, full-time doctoral (or a joint graduate program such as: MD/PhD, DVM/PhD, JD/PhD) studies and research at the nominating institution; Note that only the PhD portion of a combined degree is eligible for funding;
- not have completed more than 20 months of doctoral studies as of May 1 (see calculating months of doctoral studies);
- have achieved a first-class average, as determined by your institution, in each of the last two years of full-time study or equivalent. Candidates are encouraged to contact the institution for its definition of a first-class average; and
- must not hold, or have held, a doctoral-level scholarship or fellowship from CIHR, NSERC or SSHRC to undertake or complete a doctoral degree.
$ 50,000 per year
- 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.
- Early November: 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 1, September 1 or January 1: Payments begin.
Candidates cannot apply directly to the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS) program but must be nominated by the institution at which they want to study.