|Sponsored by||Vanier CGS program|
|Type Of Funding||Scholarship|
|Type of Degree||Doctorate|
|Field Of Study||Biological & Medical Sciences,Engineering,Humanities & Arts,Social Sciences & Health|
|Specialty||Humanities, Natural Sciences, Engineering & Health|
|Universities||any Canadian University|
|Eligibility Citizenship||Canadian citizen and permanent resident, International|
|Country specified||Not specified|
Graduate Scholarship Description
The Vanier CGS program aims to attract and retain world-class doctoral students by supporting students who demonstrate both leadership skills and a high standard of scholarly achievement in graduate studies in social sciences and humanities, natural sciences and engineering, and health.
Scholarship awarded on basis of :
Being world class doctoral students in their respective field of study.
Additional important information
Students must be nominated by an eligible Canadian university.
The scholarship liaison officer at each eligible Canadian university is responsible for coordinating the university review to determine the selected candidates and forwarding those nominations to the Vanier-Banting Secretariat —the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) or the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)—in accordance with their university's allocation.
The Scholarship can be undertaken at any Canadian University. Students wishing to apply for a Vanier CGS should verify that the university to which they are applying for doctoral studies has a Vanier CGS allocation.
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Applications are initiated in one of two ways. Either: the student informs the faculty of graduate studies at the selected university of their intent to apply to the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS) program; or the university initiates the nomination process by contacting the desired candidate.
Applications are prepared by the student and submitted to the university by the nominating university’s internal deadline (set in ResearchNet by the nominating university) using the ResearchNet application system at : https://www.researchnet-recherchenet.ca/rnr16/vwOpprtntyDtls.do?progCd=00005&org=VANIER&language=E
The nominating university performs the internal candidate-selection process. The nominating university forwards recommended nominations to the Vanier-Banting Secretariat by November 6, 2013 (8:00 p.m. Eastern Time).
The Vanier-Banting Secretariat performs the selection process. The Vanier-Banting Secretariat presents the recommendations to the Vanier-Banting steering committee. The Vanier-Banting steering committee endorses and approves final decisions for the Vanier CGS program.
Canadian universities must submit all nominations to the Vanier-Banting Secretariat via ResearchNet by the deadline date.
Without exception, the Vanier CGS is tenable only at the eligible Canadian university that submitted the nomination.
To hold the Vanier CGS, the candidate must: be registered as a full-time student at the nominating Canadian university and be pursuing a doctoral degree (or combined MA/PhD or MD/PhD); and remain enrolled and demonstrate continued satisfactory progress in their doctoral program.
Application forms (if available)
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