Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships 2024/2025

Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships 2024-2025 in Canada Fully Funded… How to apply, application form, vacancy requirements, eligibility, available positions, qualifications needed, application guidelines, and recruitment application closing date.

The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships application details have been published here. All eligible and interested applicants should apply online for this opportunity before the application deadline of 2024.

International students who want to pursue their bachelor’s degree in Canada are encouraged to apply for this opportunity. The scholarship is available for the academic session of 2024.

Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships Application Details

The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships Program is pleased to offer Postgraduate students who wish to enroll or study in Canada an award value of $50,000 per year per awardee for three years during doctoral studies. The program considers three criteria: Academic Excellence, Research Potential, and Leadership.

In 2008, The Government of Canada launched the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS) program. The objective of those programs is to be able to produce a global center of excellence in research and higher learning and also produce world-class doctoral students.

Scholarship Sponsor(s): The Government of Canada.

Scholarship Type: Fully Funded Scholarships

Name of Institution(s): Universities/institutions in Canada.

Award Worth: $50,000 per year for 3 years

Number of Scholarships: Up to 166 scholarships are awarded annually

Study level: Postgraduate (doctoral)

Subject Eligibility: See eligible Areas of Research (below).

Nationality: All Nationalities

Eligibility Criteria

For this scholarship program 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:

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

More eligibility information is available:

How to Apply For Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships

Applicants who are interested in this award must be nominated by a Canadian institution with a quota (i.e., a predetermined number of applications that can be put forward to the national competition) to host Vanier scholars. Applicants should only seek a nomination from the institution at which they want to study. Interested applicants should visit Check how to be nominated.

Application Deadlines:

  • July – November 2024: 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 a specific date.
  • November 1, 2024 (20:00 EST): Deadline for institutions to submit nominations to the Vanier CGS program.
  • November 2024 – 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.

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