About Canadian Government Scholarships
Candidates must be nominated by the institution at which they want to study. Candidates cannot apply directly to the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS) program.The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship Award program aims to attract and retain world-class doctoral students by supporting students who demonstrate both leadership skills and a high standard of scholarly achievement in graduate studies in the social sciences and humanities, natural sciences, and/or engineering and health.
Step 1: Begin your application by researching Canadian institutions through the Universities Canada website. We recommend browsing each university’s respective website and thoroughly researching the program of interest in which you would like to complete your doctorate, as well as supervisors for your proposed research.Named after Major-General Georges P. Vanier, the first francophone Governor General of Canada, the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship (Vanier CGS) program helps Canadian institutions attract highly qualified and outspoken doctoral students.Application Closes: November 1, 2022Research Potential
Scholarship Duration and Perks
- The scholarship is valued at $50,000 per year for 3 years (non-renewable).
- Scholarships are distributed equally between the three federal granting agencies:
Studying in Canada gives applicants not only the opportunity to study in world-class universities but also the avenue to obtain a permanent residency after studying.Great offer! The Canadian Government is delighted to offer all exceptional international students the Vanier Graduate Scholarship Awards for the 2022–23 academic session in Canada.Step 2: Consult the Vanier CGS quota page to ensure that your institution of interest has a quota for the year in which you are applying.
To apply for this scholarship grant, applicants must be nominated by the institution at which they want to study and meet the following criteria