Application is invited to apply for Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS) in Canada 2020-2021 for international student. The Candian scholarship for foreign student Named after Major-General Georges P. Vanier, the first francophone Governor General of Canada.
The aim of the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS) program helps Canadian institutions attract highly qualified Ph.D. students.
The interested student from any part of the world is eligible to apply for Canada Ph.D. scholarships for international students in 2020.
All major fields and areas are available under doctoral scholarship in Canada. It is a fully-funded study abroad scholarship and all-expense coved by the host organization.
Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships 2020
- Funded By: Vanier Canadian Government Scholarships.
- Scholarship Type: Fully Funded Scholarships
- Scholarship level: Doctoral Degree
- Deadline: 3rd November 2020
To qualify for Vanier Canada graduate scholarships 2020 from the Canadian government for international students, the following eligibility conditions will apply.
- Applicants must be nominated by a single Canadian university, which must have received a Vanier CGS award;
- Applicants must complete their first Ph.D. (including joint undergraduate/graduate programs such as MD / Ph.D., DVM / Ph.D., JD / Ph.D., if there is a proven and significant research component). Please note that only the doctoral portion of a combined diploma is eligible for funding;
- Applicants must not have completed more than 20 months of doctorate since May 1, 2019.
- Applicants must have achieved a first-class average, as determined by their university, in each of the last two years of full-time study or equivalent. Applicants are encouraged to contact the university to establish a first-class average.
- Applicants must not yet have received a Ph.D. fellowship or a CIHR, NSERC or SSHRC scholarship to obtain or complete a Ph.D.
Areas of research
- Health research
- Natural sciences and/or engineering research
- Social sciences and humanities research
For the Nomination process please check this out.
Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships Valued at $50,000 per year for three years during doctoral studies
How to apply
The scholarship application begins with an indication and can be done online through appropriate platforms.
Interested applicants must be nominated by a Canadian institution with a quota in which they wish to study. Applicants cannot apply directly to the Vanier CGS program.