Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (CGS)


The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (CGS) program provides scholarships to world-class doctoral students, supporting those who demonstrate a high standard of scholarly achievement in graduate studies in the social sciences and humanities, natural sciences and engineering, and health, as well as leadership skills.

The Vanier (CGS) program was designed to support Canada's science and technology policy direction, which capitalizes on people, strengthens knowledge and encourages entrepreneurial advantages to build a competitive Canada.


Both Canadian and international students are eligible to be nominated for a Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship.

Value & Duration:

The award is valued at $50,000 per year, for up to three years.

Deadline to apply:

Sept. 30, 2009

For More Information:

Visit the Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies Fellowships & Awards website to learn more!

Attend the External Funding Information Sessions for Students to learn more about the Vanier (CGS) program.

Contact Information

Jan Walker
jan.walker [at]
Office Phone: 
(514) 398-3990 ext. 09135