Vanier CGS Offers Doctoral Scholarship in Various Areas for successful international students. The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship (Vanier CGS) program considers three selection criteria: academic excellence, research potential, and leadership.
The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS) was created to attract and retain world-class doctoral students and to establish Canada as a global center of excellence in research and higher education. The scholarships are for a Ph.D. (or combined MA/Ph.D. or MD/Ph.D.). The scholarships are awarded in the social sciences and humanities; exact, natural, and engineering sciences; and in the fields related to health.
Title to Receive: Doctorate
Place of Study: Canada
Offeror: Vanier CGS
Application Limit: 11/02/2021
Number of Scholarships: 166
- The scholarship offers up to C $ 50,000 annually for a period of up to 3 years.
- The scholarship does not cover travel expenses, medical insurance, or study materials.
Courses to study:
- Agriculture and Related Sciences
- Arts and Culture
- Architecture and Environmental Design
- Behavioral Sciences
- Business and Management
- Business Law
- Cognitive Science
- Computer and Information Sciences
- Conflict Management
- Earth Science
And more offered by the institution.
- Applicants must be nominated by only one Canadian institution, which must have received a fee from Vanier CGS.
- Applicants must be pursuing their first Ph.D. (including a joint undergraduate/graduate research program such as MD/Ph.D., DVM/Ph.D., JD/Ph.D. – if it has a significant and proven research component). Please note that only the Ph.D. portion of a combined degree is eligible for funding;
- Applicants must intend to undertake, in the summer semester or the academic year following the announcement of the results, full-time Ph.D. studies and research (or a joint graduate program such as MD/Ph.D., DVM/Ph.D., JD/Ph.D.) in the place of institution nomination; Please note that only the Ph.D. portion of a combined degree is eligible for funding;
- Applicants must have completed no more than 20 months of doctoral studies as of May 1, 2022
- Applicants must have achieved a first-class average, as determined by their institution, in each of the last two years of full-time or equivalent study. Candidates are encouraged to contact the institution to obtain its definition of a first-class average, and must not have, or have had, a doctoral-level scholarship or a CIHR, NSERC, or SSHRC scholarship to undertake or complete a doctorate.
- To apply, candidates must be nominated by a Canadian institution with a quota in which they want to study. Candidates cannot apply directly to the Vanier CGS program.
- Requests are initiated in one of two ways. The student informs the graduate studies faculty of the selected institution of his intention to apply to the Vanier CGS program or the institution initiates the nomination process by contacting the desired candidate.
- Applications are prepared by the student and submitted to the nominating institution before their internal deadline using the ResearchNet application system. The nominating institution then submits the recommended nominations to the Vanier-Banting Secretariat (the Secretariat) by November 2, 2021.
- Applicants should visit the official website to access the application form and find out the full details on how to apply for this scholarship.