Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship
The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship, which is fully funded is now open to outstanding postgraduate students from all around the world. The scholarship is worth $50,000 per year for three years of doctorate studies and is awarded based on three equally weighted selection criteria: Academic excellence, research potential, and leadership are all factors to consider.
The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS) program was established by the Canadian government in 2008 to increase Canada’s ability to attract and maintain world-class doctoral students, as well as to establish Canada as a global centre of excellence in research and higher education.
Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship Benefits
Sponsor: The Government of Canada.
Scholarship Type: Fully Funded Scholarship
Host: Universities in Canada.
Scholarship Value: $50,000 per year for 3 years
Number of Awards: Up to 166 scholarships are awarded annually
Nationality: All Countries of the world is eligible to apply
Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship Eligibility Criteria
- Canadian citizens
- Permanent residents of Canada
- Foreign citizens
Areas of research:
- Health research
- Natural sciences and/or engineering
- Social sciences and humanities
How To Apply For Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship
A Canadian institution having a quota* to host Vanier scholars must nominate candidates.
Only the institution where the candidate want to study should nominate them.