NEW for 2019 - Canada’s three federal granting agencies, the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) have been working together to harmonize the Canada Graduate Scholarships - Doctoral (CGS D) Program. This exercise is driven by the desire to remove barriers, have consistent processes across the three agencies and to simplify the application and adjudication processes. In the first phase of the CGS D harmonization included a new common CGS D landing page, as well as a harmonized timeline and program description.
Canada Graduate Scholarships - Doctoral Program and Doctoral Foreign Study Award
Canada Graduate Scholarships - Doctoral Program (Frederick Banting and Charles Best) (CGS D) provides special recognition and support to students who are pursuing a doctoral degree in a health-related field in Canada. The Doctoral Foreign Study Award (DFSA) provides special recognition and support to students who are pursuing a doctoral degree in a health-related field abroad.
CGS D: $35,000 per year; DFSA: $35,000 per year
October 17, 2019
Applicants complete and submit one application to be considered for both a CGS D scholarship and an agency doctoral award.
Please consult the description and application criteria for each of the scholarship (CGS D — Frederick Banting and Charles Best and DFSA) since there might be some differences.
The application must be submitted online on the CIHR Website. T
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