Valued at $50,000 a year for three years, the Vanier is one of Canada’s most prestigious graduate awards.
The Vanier Scholarships support doctoral studies in the social sciences and humanities, natural sciences and engineering, and health-related fields.
Both Canadian and international students are eligible to apply.
The Vaniers are administered by Canada’s three federal funding agencies:
- Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
- Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC)
- Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)
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2012 Vanier Competition at the U of A
|Eligibility * |
* Eligibility criteria are based on the 2011 Vanier CGS competition and will be updated once the details about the 2012 competition become available.
|To be considered for a Vanier CGS at the University of Alberta, you must: |
See the Vanier Scholarship website for complete eligibility details
|Important Dates (Tentative)*|
See below for the detailed timeline.
* All dates are tentative. When the Tri-Agency releases details about the 2012 Vanier CGS competition, an updated timeline will be posted.
|How to Apply – For Students|