Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship 2021

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EligibilityDoctoral Students
AwardCAD 50,000 per year

About the Program


Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship 2021 is an opportunity for meritorious students who demonstrate both leadership skills and a high standard of scholarly achievement in graduate studies in Social Science, Natural Science, Humanities, Medical, and Engineering. The selected candidates will be motivated through this scholarship to pursue a doctoral degree. The students will receive a benefit of CAD 50,000 per year for up to three years.

  • Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship 2021

    To be eligible, an applicant must:

    • Be nominated by a Canadian University for doctoral study
    • Not have completed more than 20 months of full-time study in their doctoral program as of May 1, 2022
    • Have secured a first-class aggregate in each of the last two years of full-time study or equivalent 
    • Be a permanent resident of Canada, a Canadian citizen, or an International student
    • Not hold Tri-Agency Tri-Agency scholarship funding for the doctoral program

    The selected scholars will receive CAD 50,000 per year for up to three years.

    • Transcripts to the UBC graduate program for all post-secondary studies
    • 2 letters of reference
    • Curriculum Vitae
    • 2 pages of personal leadership statement
    • 2 Leadership letters of reference
    • A research proposal
    • Project references
    How can you apply?

    The eligible candidates can follow the below-mentioned steps to apply for the scholarship - 

    Step 1: Click on the "Apply Now" button.
    Step 2: Click on the 'Register' button, fill in the required details and submit.
    Step 3: After successful registration, Login using credentials to proceed with the scholarship application.
    Step 4: Fill in the necessary details, upload the relevant documents and submit. 

Important Dates

Application Deadline - 2nd September 2021 at 12:00 pm (noon) PDT

Selection Criteria

Applications will be selected on the basis of academic excellence, research potential and leadership abilities.

Terms and Conditions
  • Successful candidates must be nominated by their institution in which they are willing to pursue doctoral study. To be considered for a Vanier CGS, a student must be nominated by only one Canadian university
  • Applications must be submitted in either English or French.

This scholarship is closed for further applications. It is expected to be launched by July, 2022. You can follow this scholarship for further updates.

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