|Type Of Funding||Scholarship|
|Type of Degree||Masters Fellowship|
|Field Of Study||Biological & Medical Sciences,Earth Sciences,Humanities & Arts|
|Specialty||Medical Health Sciences|
|Universities||any Canadian University|
|Eligibility Citizenship||Canadian citizen and Permanent Resident|
Graduate Scholarship Description
Over the past year, Canada’s three federal granting agencies (CIHR, NSERC and SSHRC) formed a Tri-Agency Harmonization Team to redesign the Canada Graduate Scholarships (CGS) Master’s and Doctoral program.
The redesign and implementation is being done in close consultation with stakeholders to ensure that the new CGS program is delivered as efficiently as possible in support of the training of future generations of researchers. The launch of a common application platform for the CGS-M program is another step towards meeting this objective.
The CGS M Program supports high caliber scholars who are engaged in eligible Masters or, in some cases, doctoral programs in Canada in all research disciplines and is administered jointly by CIHR, NSERC and SSHRC.
The selection process and post-award administration are carried out at the university level, under the guidance of the three agencies. Students submit their application to the university at which they propose to hold their award via the Research Portal.
Scholarship awarded on basis of :
Academic Excellence, Research Potential, Personal Characteristics and Interpersonal Skills
Additional important information
There are three deadline dates associated with the CGS M Program:
Application deadline (date by which the complete application must be submitted by the applicant): December 1.
Your application must be submitted before 8:00 p.m. (ET) on the deadline date. If the deadline falls on a weekend or federal holiday, your application must be submitted by the following working day.
Results deadline (date the universities post the competition results using the Research Portal): April 1 of the following calendar year.
Acceptance and declines of offers: Applicants will have three weeks to respond to offers of awards. Offers not accepted will be deemed to have been declined.
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Have completed or be in the last year of a Bachelor's degree; or
-have been registered for no more than ten months as a full-time student in a Master's program; or
-have been registered for no more than ten months as a full-time PhD student and was admitted to the PhD program directly from the Bachelor's degree.
-be applying for support to pursue their first NA (i.e., Master's or PhD). All previous studies at the graduate level, regardless of discipline, either course-based or research-based, will be included in determining eligibility, and
-not have already held an award from SSHRC, NSERC, CIHR or any other federal source to undertake and/or complete a Master's or PhD degree.
Application forms (if available)
The first point of contact regarding the CGS M Program should be the Faculty of Graduate Studies at the university where you intend to apply for admission, or where you are currently, or will be, registered in and eligible program of study. You can also contact any of Canada’s three federal granting agencies for information about this program. You should correspond with the agency whose mandate corresponds to your field of research.
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