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Alan Lyons Family Soils at Guelph Graduate Scholarship [E6064]

Value:2 MSc awards of $10,000 (payable over 3 semesters) or 1 Doctoral award of $20,000 (payable over 9 semesters)
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • College or Department Scholarship Application Form
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering in the Winter, Summer, or Fall of the award year (i.e. students would be in semesters 1, 2, or 3 at the time the award will be distributed) into a MSc or Doctoral graduate program offered by the School of Environmental Sciences or Department of Plant Agriculture, who plan to undertake research in sustainable soil management (e.g., cover crops), and have demonstrated experience in this area.

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Anna and Val Hovanec Scholarship [E8010]

Value:1 award of $14,000 (payable over 2 years )
Awarded:Entrance
Application:
  • Application for Admission
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering a full-time Masters program offered by CSAHS in an area related to women in rural communities.

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Arrell Food Institute Scholarships [E5966]

Value:$50,000/year for up to four years for Doctoral students, up to two years for Masters students. (3 equal payments per year, at the beginning of each semester for the duration of the award.
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Application for Admission
  • Apply By Letter
  • Research Proposal or Summary and CV
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:February 28
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering a full-time graduate program in the fall semester following the application deadline with a minimum first-class (A-) admissions average, whose research aligns with the vision of the Arrell Food Institute. Up to 40 percent of the award recipients at any time may have pursued prior undergraduate or graduate degrees at the University of Guelph.

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Art Rouse Memorial Scholarship in Veterinary and Comparative Cancer Studies [E5353]

Value:1 award every 4 years Up to $120,000 payable over 4 years of study ($30,000 per year)
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • Reference Letter
  • Research Proposal or Summary and CV
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:January 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students who hold a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree who are registered full-time in a PhD program offered by the Ontario Veterinary College.

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Barrett Family Graduate Scholarship [E5983]

Value:up to 5 awards of $20,000 (payable over the first 3 semesters)
Awarded:Entrance
Application:
  • Research Proposal
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:June 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering a full-time doctoral program in the School of Engineering in the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences, with a minimum 80% admission average. Students must demonstrate research interests in Sustainable Food Engineering as it relates to post-harvest food processing and manufacturing. This could include improving packaging, productivity and quality, increasing processing efficiencies, prolonging shelf life, reducing waste or developing greener technologies. Students must have applied for admission to a doctoral program in the School of Engineering for the Summer semester or the upcoming Fall or Winter semesters. Scholarship funds to be awarded are in addition to (i.e. as a “top-up”) the regular graduate stipend. This award cannot be held with any other Engineering Graduate scholarships.

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Beaton Scholarship in Dairy Science [I5004]

Value:1 award of $1,500
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • College or Department Scholarship Application Form
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students registered in the Department of Food Science who are working on a research project directly related to the dairy industry. Preference will be given to students who are entering the MSc program.

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Beatrice Craven Graduate Scholarship [E5181]

Value:1 award of $1,500
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students entering a graduate program in the Department of Family Relations and Applied Nutrition.

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Billes Conservation Leadership Scholarship E6020 [E6020]

Value:5 awards of $8,000 (payable over three semesters)
Awarded:Summer
Application:
  • Application for Admission
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering the Masters in Conservation Leadership program full-time.

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Black Canadian Graduate Student Scholarship [E6047]

Value:1 Doctoral award of $23,000 awarded once every 4 years unless incumbant fails to qualify (payable over 3 semesters to a maximum of 12 semesters) or 1 Masters award of $21,000 per year awarded once every 2 years unless incumbent fails to qualify (payable over 3 semesters to a maximum of 6 semesters)
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • College or Department Scholarship Application Form
  • Apply By Letter
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:Fall
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP

Black Canadian citizens or permanent residents entering a full-time graduate program offered by the Department of Biomedical Sciences. Not tenable with other scholarships. Tenable with travel grants or financial need awards, as applicable.

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Board of Graduate Studies: Research Scholarships [A5644]

Value:several awards of awards of $2,000
Awarded:Fall, Winter, Summer
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time graduate students who have achieved at least a first-class average in the previous one-year of full-time, or equivalent, study.

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Brian and Diana Doody Graduate Scholarship in Engineering [E5971]

Value:1 award of $10,000(payable over 6 semesters)
Awarded:Fall, Winter, Summer
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering a full-time Master of Applied Science Engineering (MASc) program with a minimum 75% admission average who have received a baseline funding package.

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Brock Chittim Graduate Scholarship in Chemistry [E6037]

Value:1 award of $5,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Application for Admission
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering or direct transferring to a full-time PhD program in Chemistry at the University of Guelph in the Winter, Spring, or Fall semester of a calendar year are eligible for consideration in the Fall semester of that same year.

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Brock Doctoral Scholarship [E5906]

Value:1 award of $37,500 per year for up to four years
Awarded:Fall, Winter, Summer
Application:
  • Research Proposal or Summary and CV
  • Reference Letter
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:February 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering full-time doctoral study in May, September or January following the deadline date.

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Bruce and M. Linda Hutchinson Graduate Entrance Scholarship CSAHS [E5970]

Value:1 award of $5,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Nomination
Deadline:February 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering any full-time Master’s program in the College of Social and Applied Human Sciences with a focus on families and youth are eligible.

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Bruce and M. Linda Hutchinson Graduate Entrance Scholarship OAC [E5771]

Value:1 award of $5,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students registered in semesters 1 to 3 of any Master’s program offered by the School of Environmental Sciences are eligible.

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CEPS Dean’s Tri-Council Scholarship [I5998]

Value:Several awards of $5,000 per year
Awarded:Fall, Winter, Summer
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students registered in the College of Engineering & Physical Sciences who hold Tri-council CGS-D or Vanier scholarships.

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CONACyT Tuition Scholarships [I5801]

Value:up to 10 awards of variable value
Awarded:Entrance
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Entering full-time students from Mexico who are receiving sponsorship from CONACyT.

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CSAHS International Master’s Tuition Scholarship [E6059]

Value:3 awards of $25,000 (payable over 6 semesters, $4,166.67/semester )
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Application for Admission
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

International students entering a full-time research-based master’s program offered by the College of Social and Applied Human Sciences. This award can only be held once.

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CSC Tuition Scholarship [E5321]

Value:up to 6 awards of approximately $5,300, up to 2 awards of approximately $11,300
Awarded:Fall, Winter, Summer
Application:
  • Application for Admission
Deadline:N/A
Citizenship:
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students who are registered in or have graduated from a master’s program anywhere in China, who have been accepted into full-time doctoral studies and will receive funding from the China Scholarship Council (CSC).

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Carole Stewart Arts Graduate Scholarship [E5911]

Value:1 award of $3,500
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students entering any graduate program offered by the College of Arts.

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Charlotte Yates Family Scholarship [E6063]

Value:1 award of $5,000
Awarded:Summer, Fall, Winter
Application:
  • Application for Admission
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:June 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Black students registered in semester 1 or Black students who have applied for admission for the upcoming fall or winter semesters into any Masters program.

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Class of Mac '59 (BHSc) Scholarship [E8013]

Value:1 award of $10,000 (payable in equal installments in each of the three semesters of the program)
Awarded:Entrance
Application:
  • Application for Admission
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students entering into the Masters of Applied Nutrition Program with a minimum 75% cumulative average.

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Claude A. Guldner Scholarship [E5129]

Value:1 award of $1,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • College or Department Scholarship Application Form
Deadline:April 30
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students entering the Couple & Family Therapy MSc program in the Department of Family Relations and Applied Nutrition who self-identify as First Nation (status and non-status), Métis or Inuit, or racialized peoples/visible minority (a person other than an Indigenous person, who identifies as non-Caucasian in racial origin regardless of the place of birthplace or citizenship).

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College of Engineering & Physical Sciences Graduate Dean’s Scholarship [A5747]

Value:A minimum of 10 Master's awards of $1,500 each, A minimum of 10 Doctoral awards of $3,500 each
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • Nomination
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students registered in full-time or part-time studies in a master’s program (maximum 4 semesters) or doctoral program (maximum 7 semesters) with a minimum of 80% cumulative average in their graduate program (admission average can be used if there are no grades for graduate program).

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Connie Rooke Scholarship [E5116]

Value:various awards of $12,000 (payable over 6 semesters)
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students entering the MFA in Creative Writing Program.

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Connor, Clark & Lunn Financial Group Scholarship [E6013]

Value:1 award of $5,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
  • Reference Letter
  • Resume
Deadline:March 31
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Student entering the MA (Leadership) or MBA programs full-time, currently employed in a leadership role who have made contributions to their community through volunteerism beyond the requirement of the employed position. Community contributions may include, but are not limited to extra-curricular activities, participation in Board of Directors, committees, sport teams etc.

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D. S. Wilson Entrance Scholarship [E5665]

Value:1 awards of $5,000
Awarded:Entrance
Application:
  • Application for Admission
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering the full-time Master of English or Theatre Studies Program.

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Dairy Farmers of Ontario Doctoral Research Scholarship [E5894]

Value:1 award of up to $105,000 ($11,666/semester for up to 9 semesters)
Awarded:Summer, Fall, Winter
Application:
Deadline:February 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time doctoral applicants, studying an area of research which is of interest to DFO, and with at least a first-class (A-) average in the most recently completed two years of academic study.

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Dean's Scholarship (CSAHS) [A5743]

Value:several awards of $2,500 for masters students and $5,000 for doctoral students
Awarded:Fall, Winter, Summer
Application:
  • No Application Required
  • Nomination
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP

Canadian citizens or permanent residents who are registered full-time master’s students up to semester six and full-time doctoral students up to semester nine with a minimum of 75% average in the last year of full-time, or equivalent, study

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Deans' Tri-Council Scholarship [A5250]

Value:several awards of $5,000 per year
Awarded:Fall, Winter, Summer
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time graduate students holding a Masters or Doctoral scholarship from NSERC, SSHRC or CIHR (recipients of Vanier or CGS-D are not eligible)

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December 6th Memorial Graduate Scholarship [E5610]

Value:1 award of $2,250
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:November 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time Female students who are Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons of Canada registered in a graduate program offered by the School of Engineering. Preference will be given to a student who entered an Engineering graduate program in the previous summer, fall or winter semester. This award can be held with one other internal Engineering Graduate Scholarship.

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Department of Economics Graduate Scholarships [Z5689]

Value:1 award of $5,000
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • In-Course Financial Need Assessment Form
Deadline:January 10
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP

Entering or in-course full-time graduate students with a demonstrated financial need who have a minimum application or cumulative in-course average of 75%. Additionally, students must meet the government-mandated terms for receipt of an OSOTF award (see General Statements on Awards).

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Dorothy Britton Memorial Doctoral Scholarship [E5167]

Value:2 awards of $15,000 payable over two years
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students registered in the Department of Family Relations and Applied Nutrition .

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Dorothy Britton Memorial Masters Scholarships [E5168]

Value:2 awards of $10,000 payable over two years
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students registered in a Master’s program in the Department of Family Relations and Applied Nutrition with a minimum of 80% average during the last two years of study.

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Dorothy Britton Memorial Master’s Scholarships [E5169]

Value:several awards of awards of $2,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Several scholarships are available annually to students registered in a full-time MSc program in the Department of Marketing and Consumer Studies with a minimum 80% average during the last two years of undergraduate study.

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Dr. Clifford G. Riley OAC ’23 Graduate Entrance Scholarship [E8016]

Value:1 award of $10,000 (payable over two semesters)
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Application for Admission
  • Nomination
Deadline:September 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering a full-time graduate program in the Department of Food Agricultural and Resource Economics in OAC.

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Dr. H. A. Logan Scholarship [E8026]

Value:1 award of $10,000
Awarded:Entrance
Application:
  • Research Proposal
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:N/A
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering in Winter, Summer or Fall of the award year (i.e. students would be in semesters 1, 2, or 3 at the time the award will be distributed) into any full-time graduate program offered by the School of Environmental Design and Rural Development who will be conducting research into the sustainability of rural communities and rural livelihoods in the context of agricultural landscape change.

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Dr. Margaret McCready Tribute Scholarship [E8003]

Value:1 award of $9,000 (payable over 6 semesters)
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Application for Admission
Deadline:February 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students entering a Doctoral program in the College of Social and Applied Human Sciences who have graduated from the Master’s program.

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Dr. Thomas John & M. Eleanore Hulland Graduate Scholarship [E8031]

Value:1 award of $10,000
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering a full-time graduate program offered by the Ontario Veterinary College with an interest in pursuing the study of the causes and effects of disease, and who hold a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or equivalent veterinary degree. Preference will be given to a student pursuing studies in pathobiology.

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Dr. William Cairns Scholarship in Water Resource Engineering [E5944]

Value:1 award of $5,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Research Proposal or Summary and CV
Deadline:June 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering a full-time program in water resource engineering. The scholarship is presented in odd numbered fiscal years (May to April). This award can be held with one other Engineering Graduate Scholarship.

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Dr. William Cairns Scholarship in Water-Related Chemistry [E5943]

Value:1 award of $5,000
Awarded:Entrance
Application:
  • Application for Admission
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering a full-time Master’s or Doctoral program in water-related chemistry.

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Dr. Zuhair Ahmad Hassan Memorial Graduate Scholarship [E5773]

Value:1award of $10,000 (split in two equal payments in the fall and winter terms)
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Nomination
  • Application for Admission
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students who are entering a full-time, thesis-based Master’s or doctoral graduate program offered by the Department of Food, Agricultural & Resource Economics (FARE). Preference will be given to students who are not receiving any other departmental/FARE Entrance Scholarships.

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EFO/Dr. Donald Shaver Scholarships in Sustainable Poultry Production [E6000]

Value:Up to 4 Masters awards of $12,500 payable over 3 semesters, Up to 4 Doctoral award of $25,000 payable over 6 semesters
Awarded:Entrance
Application:
  • Reference Letter
  • Reference Letter
  • Research Proposal
  • Curriculum Vitae
Deadline:February 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering any full-time graduate program (or registered in semester 1, 2, or 3 of their graduate program at the time of application who are conducting or proposing research in egg farming, such as, but not limited to: marketing initiatives aimed at growing the market for egg products; economic and business aspects of egg production and marketing, egg quality, safety and processing, environment; as well as layer production research related to improving nutrition, health and performance.

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Earnest Austin Weir Memorial Scholarship [E5195]

Value:1 award of $1,500
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time entering graduate students in the areas of Environmental Sciences, Capacity Development & Extension, and Food, Agricultural and Resource Economics, Landscape Architecture and Rural Planning and Development who have at least a 'B+' average and will be conducting research on sustainable rural community development.

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Economics Alumni Masters Scholarship [E5862]

Value:1 award of $1,000
Awarded:Entrance
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students entering a Masters program offered by the Department of Economics and Finance.

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Economics Faculty and Alumni Scholarship [E8015]

Value:2 awards of $5,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students entering an MA program or PhD program offered by the Department of Economics and Finance with a minimum 80% admission average.

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Edward Stewart Scholarship in Scottish Studies [I5014]

Value:1 award of $3,500
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students registered in their first or second year in the field of Scottish Studies (M.A. or Ph.D. Programs in History) with a minimum cumulative average of 80% upon entry to the program or after the first year of study.

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Edward Y. Morwick Graduate Scholarship in Creative Writing [E8011]

Value:2 award of $9,000 (payable over 6 semesters)
Awarded:Entrance
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Graduate students entering the full-time Master of Fine Arts Creative Writing Program.

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Egg Farmers of Ontario's Thomas R. Graham Scholarship [I5067]

Value:1 or 2 awards given totalling $5,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • College or Department Scholarship Application Form
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP

Canadian citizens or permanent residents registered full-time in the first year in an area of research and study must be in the general field of poultry science and may include disciplines other than those offered in the Department of Animal Biosciences. Preference will be given to students with high academic standing who are conducting research projects related to the egg industry.

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Elena Grothier Memorial Scholarship [I5032]

Value:1 award of $2,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP

Canadian citizens or permanent residents who are registered full-time in a graduate program in the Department of Family Relations and Applied Nutrition .

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Elizabeth Mounter Doctoral Scholarship in Nutrition [E8027]

Value:1 award of $16,000 (payable over 2 semesters)
Awarded:Entrance
Application:
  • Research Proposal
Deadline:April 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering any full-time PhD program in the College of Social and Applied Human Sciences whose thesis/research is focused on the effects of nutrition on human health and wellness or disease, human nutritional health, and/or biotechnology related to human nutritional health.

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Ellen Nilsen Memorial Graduate Scholarship [E5847]

Value:1 award of $1,500
Awarded:Summer, Fall, Winter
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time International female students from developing countries who have demonstrated a commitment to social change and are entering a University of Guelph graduate program in the upcoming academic year (summer, fall or winter semester).

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Emiel Griesbach Year OAC '30 Scholarship [E5164]

Value:1 award of $1,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • College or Department Scholarship Application Form
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students in a graduate program offered by the Department of Food Science who are entering semesters 1, 2 or 3 with at least a 'B+' standing in the two previous years of study.

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Engineering Alumni Scholarship [E5611]

Value:1 award of $2,500
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:June 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students registered in the Faculty of Graduate Studies and enrolled in the School of Engineering.

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Ethel Rose Charney Scholarship in the Human/Animal Bond [I5683]

Value:1 award of $13,000 (payable over 3 semesters)
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • College or Department Scholarship Application Form
Deadline:January
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students registered full-time in the Faculty of Graduate Studies and full-time in a department in the Ontario Veterinary College, pursuing research in the human/animal bond, or other research in companion animal welfare, and/or diseases affecting companion animals are eligible.

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F.L. McEwen Scholarship [E5151]

Value:1 award of $5,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Research Proposal
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students who have graduated from any undergraduate degree program offered by OAC, entering a full-time graduate program in a department or school of OAC who have an interest in the field of agriculture.

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Founders' Graduate Scholarships [E5012]

Value:4 awards of $1,500
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students entering a graduate program in the Departments of Geography, Political Science, Psychology and Sociology and Anthropology.

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Fred Thompson Scholarship [E5113]

Value:1 award of $9,000 (payable over 2 years of study)
Awarded:Summer
Application:
  • Research Proposal
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:March 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students who are Canadian citizens or permanent residents entering or transferring to their first Masters program in May, September or January following the deadline date, and pursuing studies in a post farm gate related subject (any topic related to the food continuum, post farm gate; chemistry, microbiology, processing, engineering, functionality, nutrition, food safety and marketing).

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Geneva Association Ph.D. Scholarship [E5704]

Value:1 award of $30,000 payable over 9 semesters
Awarded:Entrance
Application:
  • Application for Admission
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:April 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering the full-time Ph.D. Political Science program with an A- admission average whose subject of study involves a primary focus on Systemic Risk and Vulnerability that links to one or both of the major fields of Comparative Politics or Public Policy and Governance.

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George Morris Entrance Scholarship [E5769]

Value:up to 2 awards of no more than $10,000 (split over fall and winter semesters)
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Application for Admission
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering a full-time PhD program or a MSc Program offered by the Department of Food, Agriculture and Resource Economics who are interested in research relating to policy.

Read Full Description for Award E5769

George and Lois Whetham Scholarships in Food Systems CSAHS [E5761]

Value:1 award of $5,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Nomination
Deadline:February 1 and March 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students who have applied for admission to a full-time Master’s or PhD program in the College of Social and Applied Human Sciences and who’s area of study is food systems, which may include agriculture, food distribution, food sustainability, food security, nutrition, local food and rural change

Read Full Description for Award E5761

George and Lois Whetham Scholarships in Food Systems OAC [E5764]

Value:1 award of $5,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Nomination
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering a full-time Master’s or PhD program in the Ontario Agricultural College and whose area of study is food systems, which may include agriculture, food distribution, food sustainability, food security, nutrition, local food and rural change.

Read Full Description for Award E5764

Gigha Scholarship [E5765]

Value:1 award every 4 years Up to $172,000 (payable over 9-12 semesters) Year 1 $40,000, Year 2 $42,000, Year 3 $44,000, Year 4 $46,000 (if applicable)
Awarded:Summer, Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering a full-time DVSc program in the Department of Clinical Studies and specializing in Cardiology.

Read Full Description for Award E5765

Gladys (Billie) Davidson Graduate Entrance Scholarships [Z5923]

Value:2 awards of $15,000
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • In-Course Financial Need Assessment Form
  • Research Proposal
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:January 10
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP

Entering students in the Faculty of Graduate Studies registered full-time in a department of the Ontario Veterinary College. Additionally, students must meet the government-mandated terms for receipt of an OSOTF award (see General Statements on Awards).

Read Full Description for Award Z5923

Graduate Tuition Scholarships (GTS) [E5954]

Value:35 awards of up to $8,000/year, up to $16,000 total, payable over up to 6 semesters, 15 awards of up to $8,000/year, up to $32,000 total payable, over up to 12 semesters
Awarded:Summer, Fall, Winter
Application:
  • Nomination
Deadline:April 30
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP

Canadian or permanent resident students entering a full-time graduate program for the upcoming May, September, or January semester with a minimum 75% admission average.

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Griffin Trust for Excellence in Poetry Scholarship [A5287]

Value:3 awards of up to $2,500
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Application for Admission
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students entering or registered in the Master of Fine Art in Creative Writing will be considered automatically for these awards.

Read Full Description for Award A5287

Grothier Scholarship in Capacity Development & Extension [E5104]

Value:1 award of $1,500
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students entering the MSc program in Capacity Development & Extension.

Read Full Description for Award E5104

H.H. Harshman Foundation Doctoral Scholarship [A5810]

Value:1 award of $13,000 payable over two years
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Award Specific
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time student entering or enrolled in any Ph.D. program in the College of Social and Applied Human Sciences whose thesis research is devoted to the strengthening of the family unit in Canada.

Read Full Description for Award A5810

Harshman Graduate Scholarship in Food Systems [E5948]

Value:1 award of $6,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Nomination
  • Application for Admission
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering a full-time Master’s program in the College of Social and Applied Human Sciences who have a minimum average of 80% in the last two years of study and who are working in the area of food systems which may include food distribution, food sustainability, food security, small family farming, local food and rural change. Preference will be given to those interested in small family farming and local food.

Read Full Description for Award E5948

Highdale Farms - Arthur and Rosmarie Spoerri Scholarship in Natural Sciences [E8006]

Value:1 award of $20,000 (payable over 2 years of study)
Awarded:Summer, Fall, Winter
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP

Canadian citizens or permanent residents pursuing full-time studies in the natural sciences who have been offered admission to their first Master or Doctoral program in the upcoming summer, fall, or winter semester by April 15. Students must have completed their respective undergraduate or Master’s degree studies with a minimum 80% cumulative average.

Read Full Description for Award E8006

Indigenous Graduate Scholarship - Fulfilling Indigenous Community Responsibilities [E6053]

Value:various of up to $5,000/year for any graduate student for one year.
Awarded:Summer, Fall, Winter
Application:
  • Award Specific
  • Research Proposal
Deadline:February 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering full-time graduate studies in May, September, or January following the application deadline, or registered full-time in any graduate program, who self-identify as Indigenous (First Nations, Inuit or Métis).

Read Full Description for Award E6053

Indigenous Graduate Scholarship - Leadership [E6052]

Value:various masters awards of $15,000/year for up to 2 years ($5,000 per semester for up to 6 semesters), various doctoral awards of $15,000/year for up to 4 years ($5,000 per semester for up to 12 semesters)
Awarded:Summer, Fall, Winter
Application:
  • Award Specific
  • Resume
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Reference Letter
  • Research Proposal
Deadline:February 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering full-time graduate studies or students who are currently in semesters 1-3 of a full-time graduate program at the time of application, who self-identify as Indigenous (First Nations, Inuit or Métis).

Read Full Description for Award E6052

Indigenous Graduate Scholarship - Merit [E5958]

Value:various masters awards of $15,000/year for up to 2 years ($5,000 per semester for up to 6 semesters), various doctoral awards of $15,000/year for up to 4 years ($5,000 per semester for up to 12 semesters)
Awarded:Summer, Fall, Winter
Application:
  • Award Specific
  • Resume
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Reference Letter
  • Research Proposal
Deadline:February 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering full-time graduate studies or are currently in semesters 1-3 of a full-time graduate program at time of application, who self-identify as Indigenous (First Nations, Inuit or Métis).

Read Full Description for Award E5958

Indigenous Graduate Scholarship - Top-Up [E6055]

Value:various masters awards of $5,000/year for up to 2 years; various doctoral awards of $5,000/year for up to 4 years (one payment per year. Annually paid in the semester anniversary of the Tri-Agency award or Ontario Graduate Scholarship awards activation, until the Tri-Agency or OGS award has ended
Awarded:Summer, Fall, Winter
Application:
  • Award Specific
Deadline:May 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering or registered in a full-time graduate program who self-identify as Indigenous (First Nations, Inuit or Métis) and hold a Tri-Agency scholarship or an Ontario Graduate Scholarship.

Read Full Description for Award E6055

International Doctoral Tuition Scholarship [E5982]

Value:various $50,000: $12,500/year for up to 4 years (3 equal payments)
Awarded:Entrance
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time current or entering international PhD students admitted to their program with a minimum A- admission average and current or entering DVSC students admitted to their program with a minimum B admission average, and who are billed the international tuition rates, are eligible. International doctoral students who were admitted with an average lower than the minimum required admission average will be eligible in the semester following successful completion of their qualifying exam, for the remainder of the four-year (up to the 12th registered semester) period of eligibility. Students who transfer from a Master program to a doctoral program will be eligible for up to 12 semesters of IDTS funding, starting in the semester in which they are enrolled in the doctoral program.

Read Full Description for Award E5982

J. Alden and Isobelle McLean Scholarship [E5614]

Value:1 1,500
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students who are entering the area of Capacity Development & Extension, the School of Environmental Design and Rural Development or the Rural Studies doctoral program, and who will be conducting research in rural community development.

Read Full Description for Award E5614

Janice and Earle O’Born Family Foundation Graduate Scholarship [E8028]

Value:up to 2 awards of $30,000: 2 MLA/MSc (payable over 3 semesters) or 1 PhD (payable over 9 semesters)
Awarded:Entrance
Application:
  • College or Department Scholarship Application Form
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering in Winter, Summer or Fall of the award year (i.e. students would be in semesters 1, 2, or 3 at the time the award will be distributed) into a full-time MLA, MSc, or Doctoral degree program offered by the School of Environmental Design and Rural Development whose proposed research is focused on Canadian rural community development.

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Joan Doherty Memorial Graduate Scholarship [E5124]

Value:1 award of $2,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering full-time Master of Science program in the Department of Marketing and Consumer Studies with a minimum 80% admission average.

Read Full Description for Award E5124

John Galt Scholarships [Z5706]

Value:1 award of $3,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • In-Course Financial Need Assessment Form
Deadline:January 10
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students registered in the MA or PhD program offered by the Department of History with demonstrated financial need. Preference will be given to students registered in their first year of the program. Additionally, students must meet the government-mandated terms for receipt of an OSOTF award (see General Statements on Awards).

Read Full Description for Award Z5706

Katherine M. Beck Memorial Doctoral Scholarship [E5910]

Value:2awards of $10,000 (payable $5000 in Fall Yr1, and $5000 Fall Yr 2
Awarded:Summer, Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students entering a doctoral program in the Department of Family Relations and Applied Nutrition.

Read Full Description for Award E5910

Katherine M. Beck Memorial Graduate Scholarship [E5909]

Value:1 award of $5,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time studentsentering a Masters program in the Department of Family Relations and Applied Nutrition .

Read Full Description for Award E5909

Kerstay Scholarship [E5855]

Value:1 award of $172,000 (payable over 9-12 semesters) every 4th year, Year 1 $40,000, Year 2 $42,000, Year 3 $44,000, Year 4 $46,000 (if applicable)
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students entering the DVSc. program in Clinical Studies and specializing in Opthalmology. Preference will be given to a student pursuing research in ophthalmology. If this area of research is unavailable, the award may be given to a student pursuing research in neurology.

Read Full Description for Award E5855

Kiyoko Miyanishi Graduate Geography Scholarship [E5925]

Value:2 awards of $2,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time International students entering any graduate program (M.A., M.Sc. or Ph.D.) and degree specialization in the Department of Geography, Environment and Geomatics.

Read Full Description for Award E5925

LANG Executive Graduate Scholarships [E5247]

Value:various awards ranging in values of $500-$10,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students entering the MBA or MA (Leadership) programs.

Read Full Description for Award E5247

Lana McLaren/Richard Reynolds Memorial Scholarship [E5603]

Value:1 award of $1,750
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:June 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students entering a School of Engineering graduate program in Computer Engineering, Engineering Systems & Computing or Mechanical Engineering. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada. This award can be held with one other internal Engineering Graduate Scholarship.

Read Full Description for Award E5603

Lang Doctoral Entrance Scholarships [E6015]

Value:5 awards of $20,000 payable over 3 semesters
Awarded:Summer, Fall, Winter
Application:
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Apply By Letter
  • Reference Letter
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:February 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering a full-time doctoral degree program offered by the Gordon S. Lang School of Business and Economics with at least a first class (“A-”) admission average and research interests in alignment with the vision of the Lang School of Business and Economics; ‘to be recognized locally and globally for our commitment to developing future leaders for a more sustainable world.’

Read Full Description for Award E6015

Lang Graduate Executive Program Entrance Scholarships [E6009]

Value:4 awards of $20,000 payable over 3 semesters
Awarded:Summer
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering a full-time Executive MBA or MA (Leadership) degree program offered by the Gordon S. Lang School of Business and Economics with demonstrated leadership and academic and professional excellence.

Read Full Description for Award E6009

Lila Engberg Scholarship in International Development [E8005]

Value:1 award of $6,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Application for Admission
Deadline:May 30th
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time masters students entering the collaborative program in International Development Studies with a research agenda in the area of poverty alleviation, economic empowerment of women and/or ways to improve livelihood security for women and families in developing countries will be eligible. Preference will be given to a student from a developing country.

Read Full Description for Award E8005

Lucy Putnam Doctoral Scholarship [E5924]

Value:1 award of $172,000 (payable over 9-12 semesters) every 4th year, Year 1 $40,000, Year 2 $42,000, Year 3 $44,000, Year 4 $46,000 (if applicable)
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • Research Proposal
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:May 31
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students registered full-time in the Faculty of Graduate Studies, in the Department of Clinical Studies DVSc program at the Ontario Veterinary College in September, January or May following the deadline and entering date, and intending to pursue studies in small animal medicine or surgery, or a related area of specialization.

Read Full Description for Award E5924

Lyle and Louise Rea Graduate Entrance Scholarship in Pharmacology [E8019]

Value:1 award of $10,000 payable over 3 semesters
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:OVC graduate winter awards competition
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering a full-time graduate program, offered by the Department of Biomedical Sciences and pursuing research in pharmacology.

Read Full Description for Award E8019

Mac'38 Gerontology Graduate Scholarship [E5052]

Value:2 awards of $3,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students who are pursuing study and research within the area of adult development or gerontology in the Department of Family Relations and Applied Nutrition and have high academic achievement.

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Mac-FACS-FRAN Alumni Association Graduate Scholarship [E5051]

Value:1 award of $1,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time graduate student entering a program offered in the Department of Marketing and Consumer Studies or the MBA program iExecutive Programs, with a minimum of 80% in the last two years of study.

Read Full Description for Award E5051

Mac-FACS-FRAN Alumni Association Graduate Scholarship - Marketing & Consumer Studies [E5050]

Value:1 award of $1,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time student entering a graduate program in the Department of Marketing and Consumer Studies who has a minimum of 80% in the last two years of study.

Read Full Description for Award E5050

Mac-FACS-FRAN Alumni Association Graduate Scholarship – Family Relations and Applied Nutrition [E5056]

Value:1 award of $1,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time graduate student entering an master's or doctoral program in the Department of Family Relations and Applied Nutrition who has a minimum of 80% in the last two years of study.

Read Full Description for Award E5056

MacSon Entrance Scholarship [E8020]

Value:2 awards of $17,500 payable over 3 semesters
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • Research Proposal
  • Reference Letter
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering any full-time graduate program in OAC who will be conducting research or studying issues related to conservation (e.g. resource, water, soil or species conservation). Preference will be given to students from Eastern Ontario (Ottawa-Carleton, Dundas-Glengarry-Stormont, Lanark, Prescott-Russell, Leeds & Grenville, Lennox & Addington, Frontenac and Renfrew counties) and/or students who self-identify as Indigenous (First Nations, Inuit, Metis). Preference will also be given to students who are not receiving any OAC entrance awards.

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Margaret Priest Graduate Scholarship [E8008]

Value:1 award of $3,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students entering the Master of Fine Art program with a minimum cumulative academic standing of 80%.

Read Full Description for Award E8008

Margaret S. McCready Memorial Scholarship [E5905]

Value:1 award of $1,500
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Application for Admission
Deadline:February 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time graduate student entering a Masters program in the Department of Family Relations and Applied Nutrition.

Read Full Description for Award E5905

Margaret and Angus Hamilton Apple Research Scholarship [E8021]

Value:1 award of $10,000 (payable over 3 semesters)
Awarded:Summer, Fall, Winter
Application:
  • College or Department Scholarship Application Form
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering in the Winter, Summer, or Fall into any full-time Masters or PhD program offered by the Department of Plant Agriculture who demonstrate an interest in any aspect of apple research (including nutrition, propagating, post-harvest and pest control). Preference will be given to students who have not received another OAC entrance scholarship.

Read Full Description for Award E8021

Marian Brennan and Hedley Harrison Memorial Scholarship [I5867]

Value:1 award of $1,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • College or Department Scholarship Application Form
Deadline:August15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Awarded annually to a full-time graduate student (MSc or PhD) in horticultural science. Preference will be given to an entering student.

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Mark Terhune Memorial Research Scholarship [E5912]

Value:1 award of $1,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Entering PhD student registered full-time in the Rural Studies Program.

Read Full Description for Award E5912

Martin Henry Bosch Doctoral Scholarships for Chemistry [E8030]

Value:2 awards of $20,000 (Payable over 2 years of study, $10,000/year over 3 semesters
Awarded:Fall, Winter, Summer
Application:
  • Application for Admission
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering a full-time PhD program in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Guelph in the summer, fall or winter semester.

Read Full Description for Award E8030

Mary Edmunds Williams Scholarships [A5096]

Value:up to 7 awards of $10,000 payable over 2 years ($5,000 in the first fall and $5,000 in the second fall)
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students entering a PhD program offered by OAC with at least a first-class ('A-') average in previous academic years .

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Master of Bioinformatics Entrance Scholarship [E6024]

Value:up to 3 awards of $5,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Application for Admission
Deadline:February 28
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering the Master of Bioinformatics program full-time.

Read Full Description for Award E6024

McClelland & Stewart Scholarship [I5356]

Value:1 award of $2,500
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students registered in the MFA Creative Writing Program.

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Morwick Scholarships in Aquatic Biology [E8023]

Value:3 awards of $20,000 ($10,000 paid in each of the fall of year 1 and fall of year 2)
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Research Proposal
Deadline:May 1 of even calendar years
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering a full-time MSc. or PhD within the College of Biological Science with a focus on water research in one of the three themed areas; Physiology, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and with a minimum 80% admission average.

Read Full Description for Award E8023

Morwick Scholarships in Water Resources Engineering [E8024]

Value:3 awards of $20,000 ($10,000 paid in each of the fall of year 1 and fall of year 2)
Awarded:Fall, Winter, Summer
Application:
  • Research Proposal
  • Resume
Deadline:June 1 of odd calendar years starting in 2019
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering a full-time graduate program (MASc, or PhD) within the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences in Water Resources Engineering with a minimum 80% admission average. This award cannot be held with any other Engineering Graduate scholarships.

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Mr. and Mrs. William Parker Scholarship [E5144]

Value:1 award of $1,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:June 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time studentsntering in a program offered by the School of Engineering. Preference will be given to students who entered a Doctoral program in Computer Engineering, Engineering Systems & Computing or Mechanical Engineering in the previous summer, fall or winter semester. This award can be held with one other internal Engineering Graduate Scholarship.

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N.R. Richards Scholarship [E5161]

Value:1 award of $5,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students entering OAC who are planning to pursue graduate studies in Environmental Sciences use and/or Rural Planning and Development.

Read Full Description for Award E5161

Natasha Scholarship [E5904]

Value:1 award of $172,000 (payable over 9-12 semesters) every 4th year. Year 1 $40,000, Year 2 $42,000, Year 3 $44,000, Year 4 $46,000 (if applicable)
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students entering the DVSc. program in Clinical Studies and specializing in Critical Care. Preference will be given to a student in the field of critical care. If this area is unavailable or no candidate is identified, the award may be given to another qualified student specializing in small animal medicine.

Read Full Description for Award E5904

Nora Cebotarev Memorial Graduate Scholarship [E8012]

Value:1 award of $25,000 (payable over 6 semesters)
Awarded:Summer, Fall, Winter
Application:
  • Application for Admission
  • Nomination
Deadline:Student deadline February 1 / Department nomination deadline February 15
Citizenship:
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

International female students from developing countries who have demonstrated commitment to social change entering a full-time graduate program in the upcoming academic year (summer, fall or winter semester).

Read Full Description for Award E8012

OAC ’71-’72 Entrance Graduate Scholarship in Sustainable Agriculture [E8022]

Value:1 award of $10,000 (payable in 3 equal payments-F,W,S)
Awarded:Entrance
Application:
  • Research Proposal
Deadline:N/A
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering in the Winter, Summer, or Fall into any full-time OAC Master’s or PhD program who will be conducting research that will contribute to improving sustainability of agriculture/agri-food practices. Students will be selected based on their highest admission average. Preference will be given to students who have not received another entrance scholarship.

Read Full Description for Award E8022

OMAFRA Highly Qualified Personnel (HQP) Entrance Scholarships [E5987]

Value:Various awards for Master's students - up to $40,000 payable over 6 semesters, Various awards for Doctoral students - up to $75,000 payable over 9 semesters
Awarded:Entrance
Application:
  • College or Department Scholarship Application Form
Deadline:January 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Masters and Doctoral full-time students who are completing research that meet OMAFRA’s research priorities and learning firsthand how forward-thinking research can be mobilized to have a positive impact on society. The HQP Scholarship Program provides financial support for students entering or within the first three semesters of an established graduate program at the University of Guelph. Your academic studies will be governed by the guidelines and regulations of your home department. To be eligible for the HQP Scholarship Program you must: • be completing research that meets OMAFRA research priorities; • be a Canadian citizen, landed immigrant, or studying under an international visa; • have a minimum GPA of A- (greater than or equal to 80%) or equivalent in the last 10 full-time or equivalent credits of post-secondary university studies, indicated on a transcript; • be entering your first semester of a Master's (thesis-based) or Ph.D. program at the University of Guelph in Summer, Winter or Fall. • have a University of Guelph faculty advisor confirmed; • not be an OMAFRA employee; • not concurrently hold other major awards such as NSERC, OGS, SSHRC or Arrell or other major scholarship valued at $15,000 or more per year. A major award is considered a funding source that is awarded across the full program; • have not previously held the HQP Scholarship Program award

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OVC'49 and Dr. Ray Cormack Graduate Entrance Scholarship [E5900]

Value:2 awards of $10,000
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • In-Course Financial Need Assessment Form
  • College or Department Scholarship Application Form
Deadline:January 10
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Veterinarians entering a full-time graduate program in OVC with demonstrated financial need.

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Ploughshare Scholarship [E5914]

Value:1 award of $7,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Application for Admission
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Entering Ph.D. students registered full-time in the Rural Studies Program

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Quinn Memorial Scholarship [E5923]

Value:1 award of $2,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time international students entering any OAC program.

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R. A. Curtis Graduate Bovine Scholarship [Z5932]

Value:1 award of $7,500
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • In-Course Financial Need Assessment Form
  • College or Department Scholarship Application Form
Deadline:January 10
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP

Entering graduate students registered full-time in a department of the Ontario Veterinary College and intending to pursue studies in cattle. Selection will be based on academic performance and financial need. Additionally, students must meet the government-mandated terms for receipt of an OSOTF award (see General Statements on Awards).

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Raymond Chyc Graduate Entrance Scholarship in Plant Agriculture [E8018]

Value:1 award of $10,000 (payable as $5,000 in fall and $5,000 in winter)
Awarded:Summer, Fall, Winter
Application:
  • Nomination
  • Application for Admission
Deadline:September 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering in Winter, Summer or Fall of the award year (i.e. students would be in semesters 1, 2, or 3 at the time the award will be distributed) into any full-time thesis-based MSc or PhD program offered by the Department of Plant Agriculture who demonstrate an interest in projects related to sustainable crop production inputs and have a minimum 80% admission average.

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Richard M. Barham Graduate Scholarship [E5216]

Value:1 award of $2,000
Awarded:Summer
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Entering full-time students in the Department of Family Relations and Applied Nutrition with a minimum of 80% in the last two years of study.

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Ron and Eleanor Durst Graduate Scholarship in Agricultural Economics [E8017]

Value:1 award of $10,000 (payable over two semesters)
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Application for Admission
  • Nomination
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering a full-time graduate program in the Department of Food Agricultural and Resource Economics in OAC who are Ontario Residents and who are a member of at least one of the following organizations or a graduate of one of the institutions listed in #7: 1. A member of the Junior Farmers of a province or territory of Canada. 2. A 4H member of a province or territory of Canada. 3. A member of the Scouts or Girl Guides of Canada. 4. A member of the Reserve or Regular Armed Forces of Canada. 5. A member of the Cadet Services of Canada or Cadet Corps. 6. A student, while under the age of 18 years, was an active member of the YMCA of Canada or one of its youth programs. 7. A graduate of the University of Guelph, Algonquin College, Conestoga College, University of Ottawa, University of Manitoba, Wilfrid Laurier University, University of Waterloo or Carleton University.

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Ruth and Eber Pollard Doctoral Scholarships in History [E5677]

Value:2 awards of $10,500 (payable over 3 semesters of study)
Awarded:Entrance
Application:
  • Application for Admission
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering full-time doctoral study in History in May, September or January following the deadline date with a minimum cumulative average of 80% over their graduate studies.

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Sally Humphries and Leo Smits International Scholarship [E5979]

Value:1 award of $5,000
Awarded:Fall, Winter
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:May15
Citizenship:
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

International students (defined as paying the International tuition fee) entering any full-time program offered by the College of Social and Applied Human Sciences or the Ontario Agricultural College who have experience helping disadvantaged populations. Preference is given to Masters’ students.

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Scotiabank MA (Leadership) Scholarship [E5942]

Value:1 award of $15,000 (payable over 3 semesters )
Awarded:Entrance
Application:
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Apply By Letter
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:March 31
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering the full-time MA (Leadership) program who are currently employed in a leadership role in the not-for-profit sector by a non-governmental organization (NGO) that employs fewer than 250 people and does not provide educational funding for their employees.

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Soden Memorial Scholarships in Agriculture [E5082]

Value:several awards of $2,500 each
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Nomination
Deadline:in the Fall
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering a full-time Master’s program offered by the Ontario Agricultural College (OAC) in Winter, Summer or Fall of the award year (i.e. students would be in semesters 1, 2, or 3 at the time the award will be distributed) who have a minimum A- admission average who’s area of study is related to agriculture or agricultural education.

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Soden Memorial Scholarships in Agriculture [I5082]

Value:18 @ awards of $2,500
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students in OAC with at least a first-class ('A-') average in previous university work are eligible for consideration. Preference is given to students who are entering a master's program.

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Stoneymeadow A. Stewart Buchanan Scholarship [E6016]

Value:1 award every 4th (or 5th) year of up to $172,000 (payable over 9-12 semesters) Year 1 $40,000, Year 2 $42,000, Year 3 $44,000, Year 4 $46,000 (if applicable)
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Application for Admission
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Veterinarians entering a full-time DVSc program in the Department of Clinical Studies, Ontario Veterinary College. Preference will be given to a student in Radiology. If no student qualifies in Radiology, preference will be given to a DVSc student pursuing companion animal research.

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Stoneymeadow Dr. Anthony Ogg Scholarship [E6027]

Value:1 award every 4th (or 5th) year of up to $172,000 (payable over 9-12 semesters) Year 1 $40,000, Year 2 $42,000, Year 3 $44,000, Year 4 $46,000 (if applicable)
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Application for Admission
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Veterinarians entering a full-time DVSc program in the Department of Clinical Studies, Ontario Veterinary College. Preference will be given to a student in Internal Medicine. If no student qualifies, preference will be given to a DVSc student pursuing companion animal research.

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Stoneymeadow Dr. David Holmberg Scholarship [E6014]

Value:1 award every 4th (or 5th) year of up to $172,000 (payable over 9-12 semesters) Year 1 $40,000, Year 2 $42,000, Year 3 $44,000, Year 4 $46,000(if applicable)
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Application for Admission
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Veterinarians entering a full-time DVSc program in the Department of Clinical Studies, Ontario Veterinary College. Preference will be given to a student in Small Animal Surgery. If no student qualifies, preference will be given to a DVSc student pursuing companion animal research.

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Stoneymeadow Dr. Karol Matthews Scholarship [E6023]

Value:1 award every 4th (or 5th) year of up to $172,000 (payable over 9-12 semesters) Year 1 $40,000, Year 2 $42,000, Year 3 $44,000, Year 4 $46,000(if applicable)
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Application for Admission
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Veterinarians entering a full-time DVSc program in the Department of Clinical Studies, Ontario Veterinary College. Preference will be given to a student in Emergency and Critical Care. If no student qualifies, preference will be given to a DVSc student pursuing companion animal research.

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Stoneymeadow Myra Scholarship [E6058]

Value:1 award every 4th (or 5th) year of up to $160,000 (payable over 9-12 semesters) $40,000 per year
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Application for Admission
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Veterinarians entering a full-time DVSc program in the Department of Pathobiology. Preference will be given to a student in the field of Clinical Pathology. If this area is unavailable or no candidate is identified, the award may be given to another qualified DVSc student pursuing companion animal research.

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Thomas A. Krug Geosyntec Memorial Scholarship [E5992]

Value:1 award of $10,000 (payable over 3 semesters)
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Research Proposal or Summary and CV
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:June 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering a full-time MASc or PhD program offered by the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences in Environmental or Water Resources Engineering with a minimum 80% admission average. Preference will be given to students who demonstrate research interest in innovative technologies for remediation/treatment of soil, sediment or groundwater contamination.

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Tony Scherman Graduate Scholarship [E8007]

Value:1 award of $2,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Graduate students entering the Master of Fine Art program.

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Two-Eyed Seeing/Etuaptmumk Indigenous Scholarship [I8029]

Value:1 award of $10,000 (Payable over 2 semesters)
Awarded:Summer
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:February 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Indigenous (First Nation, Inuit and Métis) students registered full-time in the Masters of Conservation Leadership program with demonstrated contributions to conservation through volunteer, academic, or employment activity.

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W.E. Coates Memorial Scholarship [E5103]

Value:1 award of $500
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students entering the first year of the MLA program who have demonstrated proficiency in technical skills, scholarship and commitment to the profession.

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W.G. Matthewman Scholarship [E5037]

Value:1 award of $3,500
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students who received a B.Sc. degree from the University of Guelph and is entering, in the current fall semester or has entered in the previous winter or spring semester, the M.Sc. program with a study interest relating to entomology

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Walter and Laura Scott Horticulture Scholarship [I5284]

Value:1 award of $20,000 payable over 3 semesters
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Research Proposal or Summary and CV
  • Reference Letter
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students registered full-time in a program offered by the Department of Plant Agriculture with a minimum average of 75% over the previous two years of study and who are pursuing or planning to pursue studies in the area of Horticulture.

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William Hughes Memorial Scholarship in Philosophy [E8001]

Value:1 award of $1,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Full-time students entering the PhD program in Philosophy.

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peopleCare Graduate Scholarship in Retirement and Senior Living [E5957]

Value:1 award of $5,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:March 31st
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Students entering full-time the MA Leadership program or the MBA program in the Gordon S. Lang School of Business and Economics Executive Programs who demonstrate a significant contribution to the lives of the elderly either as a volunteer or employees working with seniors.

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