Government of Canada Fully Funded Scholarship for Africans 2020 – $50,000
The Government of Canada is pleased to apply for the Vanier Canada Scholarship Program (Vanier CGS) for 2019–2020 to expand Canada’s ability to attract and retain world-class doctoral and Masters students and to establish Canada as a global center of excellence in research and higher education. This is a grant from
the Government of Canada.
Choose Canada as your study or research destination and explore the scholarship opportunities available tosupport the best and brightest to come to Canada. Explore our database by country of origin to find scholarships, fellowships or funding opportunities made available by Global Affairs Canada and other Canadian federal government departments.
Vanier researchers demonstrate leadership and a high level of postgraduate education in the fields of social and / or humanities, natural and / or engineering sciences, and healthcare.
How much does the CGS Fanner cost?
Each Vanier Canada scholarship is valued at $ 50,000 per year. 10000 scholarships are awarded annually.
There are up to 5000 active scholarships at any time.
Level / Area of Study
It is awarded for postgraduate studies in the fields of social and / or humanities, natural sciences and / or engineering and healthcare. Scholarships are distributed between.
Canadian Institute for Health Research (CIHR)
Natural Science and Technology Research Council (NSERC)
Social and Human Sciences Research Council (SSHRC)
This grant is in Canada. Browse our list of scholarships by country to learn more about scholarship opportunities. All students at any university in Canada can apply.
Canadian citizens, permanent residents of Canada and international students are eligible to be nominated for the Vanier CGS Award. Nominations are ongoing
Here are some other key points about this scholarship:
You should first be enrolled/applied for a Masters or PhD program at some Canadian university
The scholarship is valued at $50,000 per year for three years during program
In order to be eligible, there are three equally weighted evaluation criteria: academic excellence, research potential, and leadership
Around 10000 students every year get this scholarship to study at the University of Toronto, the
University of British Columbia, the University of Waterloo, the University of Alberta and nearly 100
July – November: Applicants seek a nominating institution, prepare and submit application package
December 1, 2019: Application Deadline End of March 2020: Email notification to nominees May 1, 2020,
September 1, 2020: Payment begins
ALL APPLICATIONS ARE TO SUBMITTED THROUGH THE WEBSITE ONLINE.