International doctoral scholarship

This scholarship is intended for international doctoral students. An important contribution to the financing of their studies.

The information on this page is subject to change without notice and does not represent a commitment from the University of Ottawa.

As of May 2023

A value of $45,000 over five (5) years, the International Doctoral Scholarship supports full-time international students, admitted in May 2023 or beyond, during their doctoral studies. A maximum value of $3,000 per term, for 15 consecutive terms, will be credited to the student account. Please note that the scholarship will only be paid if international tuition fees are charged.

Before May 2023

If you began your full-time doctoral studies at uOttawa before May 2023 and you’ve received the International Doctoral Scholarship, your tuition fees are equivalent to those for Canadian students residing outside Ontario.

NB This scholarship cannot be combined with the Differential Tuition Fee Waiver or the Tuition Fee Exemption Scholarship.