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How to Apply
Confirm that you meet all the criteria below before you apply for a Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship (Vanier CGS).Check out the Vanier eligibility criteria →
Review evaluation criteriaWhen evaluating nominations, both the prestige of the Vanier CGS and the stage and nature of the candidate's academic career is considered. Each application is reviewed by the selection committee using a multi-step review process.
Learn more about the Vanier selection criteria →
Prepare your applicationUse our Vanier Application Worklist as a guide to manage your time while completing your application.
Download Vanier Application Worklist →
Complete your applicationFollow the application instructions. Complete applications must be submitted no later than September 8th. No late applications will be accepted.
View application instructions →
"Ask Us" Drop-In Scholarship Sessions on Zoom
Until September 7, 2023
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
2:00 – 4:00 PM
Meeting ID: 631 9804 6609
Note: These are one-on-one sessions. You will be admitted according to the list in the Zoom waiting room.
Competition Timeline (Fall 2023)
|Student deadline to submit the full application on ResearchNet|
|September 22||Departmental deadline to submit rankings to GPS|
|October 12/13||University Scholarship Selection Committee (USSC) deadline to make final decisions|
|October 16-25||Students who have been selected to go forward can update their applications|
|November 1||SFU final submission deadline|
Order your SFU official transcript here.
Official/unofficial transcripts can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org (attn: Stephanie Santoso).
Or they can be mailed to:
Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
Maggie Benston Student Services Centre
1100 Simon Fraser University
ATTN: Stephanie Santoso (Vanier)
8888 University Drive
Burnaby, BC, V5A 1S6