Canada Government Scholarships 2017 for National and International Students in Canada
Canada Government Scholarships 2017 for National and International Students in Canada

PhD Scholarships

Fully Funded Scholarships for National / International Students

2017 / 2018 Scholarships in Canada

Canada Government Scholarships 2017

The Government of Canada is offering Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship (Vanier CGS) scholarships for international students. These scholarships are focusing on intellectual international students from all around the world in order to attract them to pursue their graduate degree studies there in Canada. Another aim of these scholarships was to make Canada as a research center of world class researchers by providing them the opportunities to conduct their research and higher studies in Canada.

Field of Study / Subjects

Research area for PhD scholarships:

  • Health research
  • Natural sciences and/or engineering research
  • Social sciences and/or humanities research

Other latest Scholarships in Canada are also offered for different degrees and subjects all over the Canada.

Number of Scholarships

Up to 167 scholarships are awarded annually, but a total of up to 500 scholarships are active at any time

Duration of Scholarship

Standard duration is 3 year (non-renewable) for PhD degree

Scholarship Description / Details

Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship (Vanier CGS) is offering many following benefits for the applicants:

  • $50,000 per year for three years
  • The duration of the degree with this grant will not be extended in any case

Eligibility Criteria

In order to be considered for this scholarship, an applicant must possess the following criteria:

  • Applicant should be nominated by any of the single Canadian university which comes under Vanier commission
  • Applicant must seek financial assistance in order to complete his doctoral degree there in Canada
  • Applicant should be intended to pursue his full time study degree in the Canadian universities and he/she shall not be furbished for the part time of distance learning program.
  • Applicant should possess a high class academic record in order to be considered as eligible for this scholarship

How to Apply / Download Scholarship Form / Documents Required

  • Applicants should have an offer from any of the Canadian university which is under vainer commission
  • Applicant should submit his application form of admission before the final date which varies across different universities
  • Attach all documents with application form
  • Research Proposal
  • CV
  • Academic Record

Contact us:

  •  Tel: 613-941-9080
  •  Email:

Last Date to Apply / Deadline: 1st November (annual)

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