Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship 2024 In Canada

The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship 2024 is now open for online applications. This fully funded scholarship is available for both international and Canadian students who wish to pursue a Ph.D. at a Canadian university. Launched to attract top-tier Ph.D. candidates, the Vanier Canada study program aims to make Canada a global center of research and innovation.

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Scholarship Details

  • Amount: 50,000 CAD per year
  • Duration: 3 years (non-renewable)
  • Number of Scholarships: Approximately 166 awarded annually

Eligibility Criteria

Before applying, ensure you and your institution meet the following criteria:

  1. Nationality: Canadian citizens, permanent residents, and international students are eligible.
  2. Nomination: Must be nominated by a Canadian higher education institution affiliated with the Vanier Canada program.
  3. Degree: Must be pursuing a first Ph.D. or an integrated Ph.D./Master’s. Only the Ph.D. portion is eligible for the award.
  4. Enrollment:
    • If currently enrolled in a Ph.D. program, must not have completed more than 20 months of study by September 5, 2024.
    • If enrolled in a combined Master’s leading to a Ph.D., must not have completed more than 32 months of study by September 5, 2024.
  5. Academic Performance: Must have achieved a first-class average in the last two years of study (specific definitions may vary by institution).
  6. Restrictions: Must not hold a scholarship from CIHR, NSERC, or SSHRC.

Application Process

Applicants must be nominated by their prospective or current Canadian institution. Here’s the process:

  1. Nomination: The institution contacts the applicant for nomination, or the applicant can express their interest to the institution.
  2. Application Submission: Complete the application through ResearchNet (link provided at the end) and submit it to the institution. Each institution may have its internal deadlines.
  3. Institution Submission: The institution submits nominations to the Vanier-Banting Secretariat by September 5, 2024.

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Fields of Study

The scholarship is open to Ph.D. candidates in any field, including:

  • Engineering
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
  • Medicine
  • Natural Sciences

Required Documents

  • Completed application form
  • Two reference letters
  • CV
  • List of research publications
  • Research proposal
  • Personal statement of leadership and academic achievements

Selection Criteria for Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship

The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship selection committee evaluates applicants based on:

  1. Academic excellence
  2. Leadership potential
  3. Research potential

Important Dates

  • Institutional Deadline: Confirm with your institution
  • Final Deadline: September 5, 2024
  • Results Announcement: Early April each year

Apply Now: Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship Application

This scholarship is a great opportunity for ambitious Ph.D. candidates to advance their research and contribute to Canada’s academic landscape. Make sure to apply before the deadline and consult your institution for more details.

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