167 Vanier Canada Graduate and PhD Scholarships 2019

167 Vanier Canada Graduate and PhD Scholarships 2019

The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship program is offering 167 graduate and doctoral scholarships to foreign students, Canadian citizens and Canadian residents for the academic year 2019. The scholarship is worth approximately $50,000 annually…


The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS) was established by the Canadian government to give an opportunity to talented Canadian and foreign graduate and doctoral students. The scholarship aims to train world class researchers and make Canada a worldwide reputable research learning country.
The scholarships are awarded to applicants who want to pursue a graduate, doctoral degree or a combination both. Successful applicants can choose course in the fields of health research, engineering research, social sciences and humanities.
The scholarships can only be taken at Canadian Universities which have slots allocated to them by the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship program. The scholarships is worth approximately $50,000 annually for period of study.


Applicants for these scholarships must;

  • Be Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada and foreign/international citizens.
  • Be nominated by only one Canadian institution which has a quota/slots from Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships.
  • For those who are already enrolled in doctoral studies, you must have not completed more than 20 months of studies as of May 1, 2019
  • Have achieved a first-class average in the previous program of study as graded by your previous institution of learning.
  • Not hold, or have received a doctoral scholarship or fellowship from Canadian institutions for doctoral studies.
  • Have research and leadership potential


Application submit their applications to the nominating universities by the internal deadline indicated in their websites.
The applicants must use the ResearchNet application system for submitting their application and all the documents required by the university they intend to attend.
You are reminded that, you can directly contact the faculty of graduate studies about your intention to be considered for the Vanier scholarship.
Alternatively, the nominating institution may initiate the nomination process by contacting a candidate they deem fit for the scholarship.


Please, visit the scholarship website to get further information on how to apply for this scholarship and download application forms.

Source: afriwidescholarships

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