At McGill University, we are committed to helping you finance your education. Our goal is to simplify the funding process and provide you with funding and employment opportunities for the duration of your graduate studies. Please refer to the information below for details.
How are graduate students funded?
There are two main types of funding available to you:
- McGill internal funding (financial support distributed by the university)
- External funding (grants and fellowships administered by provincial and federal governments or other agencies).
Please refer to the prospective student funding pages for more details regarding:
- Cost of attendance
- Graduate assistantships
- Funding for international students
- Student aid and working on campus
Refer the funding section of the Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies website for more information on:
For a collection of scholarships and awards from organizations outside McGill please visit the CaPS External Scholarship Database. The listings are categorized by level of studies and disciplines.