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Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships
The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS) program is designed to support world-class doctoral students who demonstrate both leadership skills and a high standard of scholarly achievement in the social sciences and humanities, natural sciences and engineering, and health-related fields.
Deadline to Apply:
Successful holders of this award may be eligible to be nominated for the SSHRC Talent Award. Learn more →
Undertaking SSHRC research? Consider applying to the annual SSHRC Storyteller's competition, where you may receive $3,000, attend the Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences, and possibly present at the SSHRC Impact Awards. Learn more →
Canadian Graduate Scholarships
Featured Award Recipient
Alexandra studies the properties of networks for her doctoral research in mathematics.
Natalie's research on the genetic features of the HIV virus aims to bring us closer towards a cure.
Sarah's research involves a multi-faceted approach to modeling bumble bee dynamics.
Katherine studies the assessment of violent behavior and psychopathic personality.
Denise researches and creates design guidelines for VR to help enhance people's well-being.
Abdelrahman's research focuses on powering smart wearable devices.
Kathryn aims to devise new graph algorithms to solve computational problems.
Amanda studies how stress and sleep patterns may affect women's reproductive development.
How to Apply
|Deadline for students to submit official transcripts to GPS|
|Student deadline to submit the full application on ResearchNet|
|September 29||Departmental deadline to submit rankings to GPS|
|October 20||University Scholarship Selection Committee (USSC) deadline to make final decisions|
|October 21-29||Students who have been selected to go forward can update their applications|
|November 3||Final submission deadline|
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Our mailing address:
Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
Maggie Benston Student Services Centre
1100 Simon Fraser University
ATTN: Stephanie Santoso (Vanier)
8888 University Drive
Burnaby, BC, V5A 1S6