Who wants to study in Canada? Canada is offering a scholarship program for Master, and Ph.D. programs in the research fields. Applications are invited for the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship Program for the academic year 2023-24. The Canada Vanier Graduate Scholarships are prestigious awards that provide financial support to exceptional doctoral students who demonstrate leadership skills and display a commitment to making a positive impact in Canada and globally. The 2023/24 scholarships aim to attract and retain top-tier doctoral students, who will contribute to strengthening Canada’s research capacity and knowledge base. The scholarships are open to both Canadian and international students pursuing doctoral studies at Canadian universities. The application process is highly competitive, and recipients are selected based on academic excellence, research potential, and leadership abilities.
Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship Program is named after Major-General Georges P. Vanier, the first francophone Governor General of Canada. VCGS has invited highly qualified or doctorate students from Canadian institutions. These Canadian Institutes have specific quotas for the Vanier Canadian Scholarship Program. And this quota is for the whole 3 years. Almost 160 candidates will be selected for the CVGS program in top Canadian institutes. Almost 50,000$ will be awarded to the candidates for the 3 years research program in different institutes in Canada. Candidates must have excellent academic records and have potential for leadership qualities.
Both Canadian residents and Foreign students are eligible for CVGS Program and candidates first must consult with nominating institution and then apply for it. Candidates should only seek a nomination from the institution at which they want to study.
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Areas of Research:
The following areas of research are available for Vanier Canadian Graduate Scholarship Program:
- Health Research
- Natural Sciences
- Social Sciences and Humanities
List of Eligible Canadian Institutes:
There are 50+ Canadian Universities that are nominated for the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship Program. You can find details of eligible Canadian institutes here.
Financial Award Value:
There are the following benefits that will be awarded to the Successful candidates:
50000$ Stipend will be awarded for 3 years during the whole program of Canada Vanier Graduate Scholarship Program. This amount is enough to stay and study in Canada as the candidates will find a way to work during their studies so they can meet their extra expenses from there.
Candidates must meet the following criteria for the eligibility of Canada Vanier Graduate Scholarship Program:
- Canadian and Foreign Nationals from all over the world can apply for CVGS Program
- The candidate’s academic history and demonstrated excellence in academic achievement throughout the course of their scholarly career.
- English Proficiency certificates are required like IELTS/ TOEFL
- Candidates must have Research Projects and Publications
- Candidates must show excellency in leadership qualities.
The last date for the nominating Institutions for Vanier Graduate Scholarship Program is 1st November 2023.
The duration of the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship Program is for 3 years which cannot be extended in any case.
The following documents are required for the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship Program:
- Nomination Letter
- Canadian Common CV CV
- Research Proposals
- Reference Letters
- Personal Leadership Statement
- 2 Leadership Reference Letter
- Project References
- Research Contribution
- Academic Transcripts
- Work Experience
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How to Apply:
Candidates need to apply through the following steps:
- First candidates need to get a Nomination Letter from the Canadian Institutes
- For nomination candidates need to contact supervisors of Canadian Institutes
- If the candidates meet the eligibility criteria and Supervisor gives you a Nomination Letter
- Then you can apply for the Vanier Canadian Scholarship Program