Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships 2023

Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships 2023

Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships 2023

Applications for the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships, which will begin for the academic year 2023/2024, are now being accepted from suitable individuals worldwide. Postgraduate candidates may enroll in this program.

This Fully Funded Scholarships is awarded to qualified Postgraduate candidates from across the globe with an offer worth $50,000 per year for 3 years. The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS) program was established by the Canadian government in 2008 with the goal of enhancing Canada’s capacity to draw in and keep top-tier doctoral students and to position the country as a global hub of excellence in research and higher education. Vanier Scholars exhibit scholarly excellence and leadership qualities while pursuing graduate degrees in the social and humanities, sciences, engineering, or medicine. This program is sponsored by The Government of Canada and hosted by Universities/institutions in Canada.

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Scholarship Summary:

Scholarship Sponsor(s): The Government of Canada.

Scholarship Type: Fully Funded Scholarships

Host Institution(s): Universities/institutions in Canada.

Scholarship Worth/Value: $50,000 per year for 3 years

Number of Awards: Up to 166 scholarships are awarded annually

Study level: Postgraduate (doctoral)

Nationality: All Nationalities

Requirement and Eligibility Criteria for Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships 2023:

The Selection Criteria for the Government of Canada Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships is based on:

  • Academic Excellence
  • Research Potential
  • Leadership (potential and demonstrated ability)


  • Canadian citizens
  • Permanent residents of Canada
  • Foreign citizens

Areas of research:

More eligibility information available:

SEE ALSO: Government of Canada Postdoctoral Research Scholarship Program 2023

Application Procedures for the 2023/2024 Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (how to apply):

For the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships 2023, prospective candidates should be aware that there will typically be a nominations process. Candidates must be recommended by a Canadian institution that has a quota for hosting Vanier scholars, which is a cap on the total number of applications that can be submitted for the national competition. Only the institution where a candidate wishes to study should nominate them. Those that are interested should: find out how to nominate

Application Timelines:

July – November 2023: Applicants seek a nominating institution, prepare and submit application package.

Internal Deadline (varies): Deadline to submit application to the nominating institution. Contact nominating institution for specific date.

November 1, 2023 (20:00 EST): Deadline for institutions to submit nominations to the Vanier CGS program.

November 2023 – March 2024: Review and evaluation of nominations.

Early April 2024: Anticipated notification of results. Nominees will be notified by email when the results are available on ResearchNet.

For more information about this opportunity, Visit the Official Website.

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