The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship (Vanier CGS) program helps Canadian institutions attract highly qualified doctoral students.
Application Deadline: November, 2019
Eligible Countries: All
Taken (country): Canada
About the Prize: Vanier College of Education (Vanier CGS) was created to attract and maintain students of the national doctoral and doctoral degree in Canada as a world-class hub for research and higher education. VCS supports students who demonstrate leadership skills and high levels of academic achievement in the social sciences and humanities, natural sciences and engineering, and health. The scholarship is worth $ 50,000 a year for three years and is available to Canadian and international PhD students studying at Canadian universities.
Institutional selection information: Nominating institutions are encouraged to consider diversity in discipline, gender, official language, and citizenship when considering which applicants to nominate for the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship (Vanier CGS)
Genre: Expertise (PhD)
Achievement: Release of Canadian citizens, permanent Canadian residents and foreign students pursuing doctoral degrees in the Canadian qualifying world
To be considered for Vanier CGS, the candidate must:
nomination by only one Canadian institution, which must receive the Vanier CGS nomination;
pursue your undergraduate degree (with a combined research / graduate program such as: MD / PhD, DVM / PhD, JD / PhD – if it has a featured and research component). Keep in mind that only a part of a PhD with a bachelor’s degree is eligible for funding;
you intend to pursue, during the summer term or academic year following the announcement of the results, full doctorate (or joint program of graduates such as: MD / PhD studies, DVM / PhD, JD / PhD) and research at an elective institution. ; Keep in mind that only a part of a PhD with a bachelor’s degree is eligible for funding;
have not completed more than 20 months of medical studies as of May 1, 2020;
you have obtained an undergraduate degree, as determined by your institution, in each of the two full-time or equivalent courses. Candidates are encouraged to contact the institution for its average first-class definition; and
must not hold, or hold, a degree or doctorate degree from CIHR, NSERC or SSHRC to undertake or complete a doctoral degree.
Successful Degree Programs
Doctoral awards are easy in degree programs that only have an important part of the research. The research component should be a prerequisite for completing the program, and it is considered fundamental, and for the research of autonomy that leads to the completion of research, extensive scholarly publication, performance, archives and / or exhibitions that must be audited in institutions. standard. Clinical-based study programs, as well as clinical psychology, are also eligible programs if they form an integral part of the study, as described above.
Academic excellence, as evidenced by past academic results with copies, awards and distinctions.
Research competence, as demonstrated by the research background of the candidates, its interest in discovery, the proposed research and its contribution to the development of knowledge in the field, the potential benefits for Canadians, and any expected outcomes.
Leadership (ability and ability to be demonstrated), as defined by the following characteristics:
Involvement in Professional Life:
Commitment / community outreach:
Value and Time of Scholarship: $ 50,000 annually for three years.
Scholarship Number: Up to 166 scholarships are offered each year.
How to Apply: Candidates must be nominated by the university they want to study. Candidates cannot apply directly to the Vanier CGS program.
It is important to review the Request Requests on the Scholarship Page before applying. Customer Service Providers: The Vanier scholarship is administered by a Canadian federal financial agency:
Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
Council of Natural Sciences and Engineering (NSERC)
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)