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Apply: Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS) 2018

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Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS) 2018 Online Application.

Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS) 2018

The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS) is meant to bring world-class doctoral students together and also to build Canada in such a way that the country will be seen as a global centre of excellence in research and higher learning.  The scholarships are towards a doctoral degree (or combined MA/PhD or MD/PhD).

Vanier CGS Scholarship Deadline: before 31 Oct 2018 (annual)
Study in: Canada
Course starts May/Sept 2019
Canadian Government
PhD Degree

Vanier CGS Eligibility

  • You must have 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
  • To participate on these scholarship program, a doctoral-level scholarship or fellowship from CIHR, NSERC or SSHRC to undertake or complete a doctoral degree is very necessary.
  • You must be chosen by only one Canadian institution, which must have received a Vanier CGS quota;
  • At this level, you are expected to 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;
  • Candidate must 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;
  • You must not have completed more than 20 months of doctoral studies as of May 1, 2019

Host Institution(s):

Canadian Universities with Vanier CGS allocation. Without exception, the Vanier CGS is tenable only at the eligible Canadian institution that submitted the nomination.

Level/Field(s) of study:

PhD programmes (or combined MA/PhD or MD/PhD) in health research; natural sciences and/or engineering research; and social sciences and/or humanities research

Number of Scholarships:

Up to 167 scholarships are awarded annually

Target group:

Canadian citizens, permanent residents of Canada and foreign citizens are eligible to be nominated for a Vanier CGS.

Scholarship value/duration:

The scholarships is worth $50,000 per year for three years.

Vanier CGS Application Instructions

  • Applications are prepared by the student and submitted to the nominating institution by their internal deadline using the ResearchNet application system.  The nominating institution then forwards recommended nominations to the Vanier-Banting Secretariat (the Secretariat) by 31 October 2018.
  • Candidates must be chosen/assigned by a Canadian Institution with a quota at which they want to study. Candidates cannot apply directly to the Vanier CGS program.   
  • Candidates should bear it in mind that these scholarship program has two application method which you allowed to pick just one . Either the student informs the faculty of graduate studies at the selected institution of their intent to apply to the Vanier CGS program OR the institution initiates the nomination process by contacting the desired candidate.
  • It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and to know the complete details on how to apply for this scholarship.


Official Scholarship Website:

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