Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship

Friday, September 25, 2020 - 4:30pm
The Government of Canada launched the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS) program in 2008 to strengthen Canada's ability to attract and retain world-class doctoral students and establish Canada as a global centre of excellence in research and higher learning. Vanier Scholars demonstrate leadership skills and a high standard of scholarly achievement in graduate studies in the social sciences and/or humanities, natural sciences and/or engineering and health. Canadian and international students pursuing their first PhD are eligible to be nominated for a Vanier Scholarship, which is valued at $50,000 per year for up to three years. Canadian institutions have a limited amount of applications they can nominate for a scholarship each year for 2020/2021 UNBC has the following allocations remaining:
- NSERC: 0
- CIHR: 0 
UNBC’s internal deadline: September 25, 2020 (4:30pm)
Institutions must forward their selected nominations to the Vanier CGS program by November 6, 2020 (8:00 pm EDT)
Amy Beyer, Graduate Enrolment and Scholarship Advisor
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Phone: 250-960-5007

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