Graduate awards

In addition to these awards, the University supports graduate students through teaching, research, and service fellowships and assistanceships. For these, contact your graduate chair or graduate administrator for details.

Tri-Agency Canada Graduate Scholarships - Doctoral Program

ValueVaries according to scholarship awarded
Number offeredDetermined by Tri-Agency
EligibilityThe Canada Graduate Scholarships - Doctoral (CGS D) program is a federal program of scholarships awarded through national competitions by the granting agencies: the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC).

Please review the eligibility requirements for these awards:
  • be a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada, as of the application deadline date;
  • time in program varies depending on Tri-Agency, please see funding guidelines for further details;
  • submit only one doctoral award application in a given academic year. Nominations to the Vanier CGS program do not count towards this limit;
  • not have already received a doctoral-level scholarship or fellowship from CIHR, NSERC or SSHRC.

  • Please refer to Canada Graduate Scholarships - Doctoral Program for additional details on eligibility and application.
    ApplyThe CGS D program supports and promotes research excellence in a wide variety of disciplines and broad fields of health, natural sciences and engineering and social sciences and humanities, including interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary research.

    Applicants should complete the agency application that is best aligned with their research subject matter to ensure that it is reviewed by experts in disciplines closest to their field(s) of study.

    Application Instructions:
    If you have any questions, please contact Graduate Awards & Scholarships at
    DeadlineInternal deadline - October 13, 2020 at 7:30 pm CST

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