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Alexander H. Brodie Memorial Award [T5008]

Value:1 award of up to $500
Awarded:Summer
Application:
  • College or Department Scholarship Application Form
Deadline:March 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Full-time graduate MA (or, if none are eligible, PhD) student for thesis research overseas related to Scottish studies.

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Betty King Memorial Graduate Scholarship [I5002]

Value:1 award of $500
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Currently registered full-time MA students in the School of English and Theatre Studies (SETS) who are entering the third semester of study will be considered if they have not received internal and/or external awards totalling $5000 or more during their first year of MA study.

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CFUW Guelph – Graduate Scholarship in Studio Art [I5653]

Value:1 award of $1,000
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • Award Specific
Deadline:January 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students registered in full-time studies in the Master of Fine Arts, Studio Art program. Preference will be given to a practicing female artist. Additional preference will be given to students who have graduated from a secondary school in Wellington County.

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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
  • NonCanadian

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

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College of Arts Graduate Research Bursary [Z5700]

Value:1 award of $500
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • In-Course Financial Need Assessment Form
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:January 10
Citizenship:
  • Canadian

Full-time graduate students with demonstrated financial need with costs associated with a special activity, such as research travel or conference attendance. Additionally, students must meet the government-mandated terms for receipt of an OSOTF award (see General Statements on Awards).

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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
  • NonCanadian

Graduate students entering the MFA in Creative Writing Program.

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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
  • NonCanadian

Students entering the Master of English or Theatre Studies Program.

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Department of History Graduate Essay Prizes [I5647]

Value:up to three awards of $100
Awarded:Summer
Application:
  • Nomination
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Graduate students who have written (i) an outstanding thesis, (ii) an outstanding major paper, and (iii) an outstanding course essay during the preceding twelve months.

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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
  • NonCanadian

Graduate 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
  • NonCanadian

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

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Frank Watson Travel Scholarship [T5806]

Value:1 award of $1,000
Awarded:Summer
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:February 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

MA and PhD students in the Scottish Studies Program who intend to visit Scotland for their thesis work.

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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
  • NonCanadian

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

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Helen O'Reilly History Scholarship [Z5928]

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

Graduate students registered with the Department of History with superior academic standing and demonstrated 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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John Galt Scholarships [Z5706]

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

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).

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Lambda Foundation Scholarship in LBGT Studies [I5033]

Value:1 award of $1,000
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
  • Research Proposal or Summary and CV
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:December 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students enrolled in a graduate program with a thesis, a research proposal, essay, independent research project or course work programs pertaining to LBGT studies, as broadly defined by the applicant.

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Lin Coburn Memorial Graduate Scholarship [Z5933]

Value:1 award of $4,000
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • In-Course Financial Need Assessment Form
Deadline:January 10
Citizenship:
  • Canadian

Students registered in the MFA Creative Writing or MA in English. Additionally, students must meet the government-mandated terms for receipt of an OSOTF award (see General Statements on 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
  • NonCanadian

Graduate student entering the Master of Fine Art program with a minimum cumulative academic standing of 80%.

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McClelland & Stewart Scholarship [I5356]

Value:1 award of $2,500
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Awarded to a full-time graduate student registered in the MFA Creative Writing Program.

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Nancy Bailey Graduate Teaching Prize [I5667]

Value:1 award of $100
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students registered in a program offered by the School of English and Theatre Studies who provided teaching assistance in the previous winter, spring and/or fall semesters.

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Paul M. Waters Memorial Scholarship [I5174]

Value:1 award of $650
Awarded:Summer
Application:
  • Nomination
Deadline:March 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Graduate student who has completed two semesters in the English MA program and who has gained the respect of fellow graduate students both by demonstrating a high level of commitment to academic and community activities and by a light-hearted perspective toward all endeavours.

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Renate Niklaus Benson European Studies Travel Grant [T6028]

Value:1 award of $2,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
  • Research Proposal
Deadline:March 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students registered in the European Studies MA program pursuing travel to Europe for research or communication of research, such as disseminating research at a conference.

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Robert Carr-Wiggin Prize [I5673]

Value:1 award of $200
Awarded:Summer
Application:
  • College or Department Scholarship Application Form
Deadline:May 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Full and part-time philosophy graduate students registered beyond the first semester of study.

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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
  • NonCanadian

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.

Read Full Description for Award E5677

Shuebrook Graduate Scholarship [Z5916]

Value:1 award of $750
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • In-Course Financial Need Assessment Form
Deadline:January 10
Citizenship:
  • Canadian

Students registered in the MFA program with demonstrated 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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St Andrew's Society of Montreal Research Travel Grant in Scottish Studies [T5100]

Value:1 award of $2,000
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • College or Department Scholarship Application Form
  • Research Proposal or Summary and CV
  • Award Specific
Deadline:February 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Graduate students studying in the field of Scottish Studies to undertake a research trip to Scotland.

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St. Andrew’s Society of Toronto Travel Grant [T5972]

Value:1 award of $1,200
Awarded:Summer
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:February 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students studying in the field of Scottish Studies who are planning to travel for research purposes related to their program of study.

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Ted Cowan Scholarship [T5650]

Value:1 award of $500
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
  • Research Proposal or Summary and CV
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Scottish Studies PhD students who have completed or anticipate completing their qualifying examination, and MA students who have completed two semesters.

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Tony Scherman Graduate Scholarship [E8007]

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

Graduate students entering the Master of Fine Art program.

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TransCanada Institute Graduate Essay Prize [I5296]

Value:1 award of $500
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Nomination
Deadline:April 30
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Graduate students registered in SETS who have submitted an essay which investigates postcolonial and diaspora theories, especially in relation to, though not exclusively about, Canadian literature.

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University Graduate Scholarship (COA) [I5766]

Value:Numerous awards of varying amounts from $500 to $20,000
Awarded:Fall, Winter, Summer
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Registered masters students up to their 6th semester and doctoral students up to their 12th semester or students who transfer from masters to doctoral up to their 15th semester, with a minimum of 75% average in the last year of full-time study, or equivalent.

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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
  • NonCanadian

Graduate students entering the PhD program in Philosophy.

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William and Nona Heaslip Graduate Bursary [Z5941]

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

Students registered in the MA or PhD program in History with demonstrated financial need. Additionally, students must meet the government-mandated terms for receipt of an OSOTF/OTSS award. Preference will be given to a student whose primary research is on Rural History.

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Year 2 MFA Studio Art Scholarship [I5997]

Value:1 award of $5,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students entering year 2 of the Master of Fine Art (MFA) Studio Art program with a minimum 80% average from their first year of the MFA. Preference will be given to a student who does not hold an award from SSHRC or OGS.

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Additional Awards

Alastair J. Durie Research Travel Grant [T5975]

Value:1 award of $1,000
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:February 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students registered in any Master’s or Doctoral programs who are required to travel for research to access historical texts. Preference for students specializing in tourism history.

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Alastair Summerlee Scholarship [I5320]

Value:1 award of $15,000 (payable over 2 semesters)
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Research Proposal
  • Reference Letter
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:May 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students registered full-time with a minimum 80% average

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Arrell Scholarships [E5966]

Value:up to 3 Master's student awards of $100,000 (payable over 6 semesters), up to 3 Doctoral awards of $200,000 (payable over 12 semesters)
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Application for Admission
  • Apply By Letter
  • Research Proposal or Summary and CV
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:February 28
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students entering a 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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Arthur D. Latornell Graduate Scholarships [I5605]

Value:10 awards of $5,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
Deadline:October 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Registered students with at least an “A-“ average in the last 2 years whose research interest relates to resource management and/or resource conservation are eligible for at least nine of the awards. Students beyond semester 3 at the master’s level, semester 6 at the doctoral level and semester 9 for a transfer from master’s to doctoral level are ineligible.

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Arthur D. Latornell Graduate Travel Grants [T5606]

Value:up to 40 awards varying amounts up to a total of $27,000 annually
Awarded:Fall, Winter
Application:
Deadline:October 1 and March 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students registered in any program with at least an “A-“ average in the last 2 years whose research interests relate to resource management and/or resource conservation are eligible. Students beyond semester 6 at the master’s level, semester 9 at the doctoral level, and semester 12 in the case of transfer from master’s to doctoral level are ineligible. These travel grants are offered to assist students in attending conferences, courses, Co-op student exchanges or study abroad programs in these areas.

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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
  • NonCanadian

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

Read Full Description for Award A5644

Brinson Partners Inc. Bursaries [Z5701]

Value:2 awards of $1,500
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • In-Course Financial Need Assessment Form
Deadline:January 10
Citizenship:
  • Canadian

Full time students with demonstrated financial need. Additionally, students must meet the government-mandated terms for receipt of an OSOTF/OTSS award (see General Statements on Awards).

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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
  • NonCanadian

Not available 2021. Applications will not be accepted.

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

Read Full Description for Award E5906

Burnbrae Farms Bursaries [Z5702]

Value:2 awards of $1,000
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • In-Course Financial Need Assessment Form
  • Research Proposal
Deadline:January 10
Citizenship:
  • Canadian

Full-time graduate students with demonstrated financial need. Additionally, students must meet the government-mandated terms for receipt of an OSOTF award (see General Statements on Awards).

Read Full Description for Award Z5702

CFRU Volunteer Scholarship [I0215]

Value:1 award of $500
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:May 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students registered in any program with a minimum cumulative average of 70% who have volunteered at CFRU for at least one year.

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CONACyT Tuition Scholarships [I5801]

Value:up to 10 awards of variable value
Awarded:Entrance
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • NonCanadian

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

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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:
  • NonCanadian

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

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Canadian Friends of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem Travel Scholarships [Z5908]

Value:up to 3 awards totalling $7,500
Awarded:Summer, Fall, Winter
Application:
  • Graduate Travel Application
Deadline:June 30 for fall and/or winter travel, October 1 for winter travel and February 1 for summer travel
Citizenship:
  • Canadian

Full-time graduate students approved to attend the Hebrew University of Jerusalem., as part of their Guelph undergraduate or graduate program of study. Additionally, students must meet the government-mandated terms for receipt of an OSOTF award (see General Statements on Awards).

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Care-a-thon Animal Welfare Research Scholarship [I5906]

Value:1 award of $250
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
  • Research Proposal or Summary and CV
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:January 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Full-time graduate students registered in the faculty of Graduate Studies and enrolled in any department, whose research is concerned with animal welfare.

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Cecil H. Franklin Graduate Scholarship in Soil and Water Conservation [I5134]

Value:1 award of $6,000
Awarded:Summer
Application:
Deadline:March 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Full-time MSc or PhD students whose research is related to soil and/or water conservation.

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Clan Fergusson Graduate Research Travel Grant [T5638]

Value:several awards totalling approximately $1000
Awarded:Winter
Application:
Deadline:October 17
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Registered graduate students with at least a first-class ('A-') average in the most recent two years of study whose thesis research relates to Scottish studies are eligible, including study in drama, English, family studies, history, philosophy and sociology. Master’s students may not be beyond semester 5 and doctoral students may not be beyond semester 7 at the time of travel. This grant may be held one time only.

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Class of '72: 25th Reunion Bursaries [Z5703]

Value:3 awards of $1,000
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • In-Course Financial Need Assessment Form
Deadline:January 10
Citizenship:
  • Canadian

Full-time graduate students who wish to study full-time, but who need financial support to do so.

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Class of OAC '60 Award for Outstanding Teaching Assistant [I5160]

Value:1 award of $1,000
Awarded:Winter
Application:
Deadline:March 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Full-time graduate students who nominated by undergraduate, graduate and faculty members for teaching duties completed in the previous calendar year (i.e. January to December).

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D.F. Forster Medal - Doctoral [C5952]

Value:1 medal
Awarded:Convocation
Application:
  • Nomination
Deadline:No later than May 1; Deans' offices will be notified annually of the deadline date
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students graduating in June or who have graduated in the previous Fall or Winter from a PhD program who have achieved academic excellence during their program of graduate study.

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D.F. Forster Medal - Magisteriate [C5951]

Value:1 medal
Awarded:Convocation
Application:
  • Nomination
Deadline:No later than May 1; Deans' offices will be notified annually of the deadline date
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students graduating in June or who have graduated in the previous Fall or Winter from a Master’s program who have achieved academic excellence during their program of graduate study.

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Dairy Farmers of Ontario Doctoral Research Scholarship [E5894]

Value:1 award of up to $35,000 per year for each of 3 years
Awarded:Summer, Fall, Winter
Application:
Deadline:February 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

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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Deans' Tri-Council Scholarship [A5250]

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

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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Doug and Esther Ormrod Scholarships for Parents [I5633]

Value:up to 3 awards of $500
Awarded:Winter
Application:
Deadline:October 17
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students must be parents with a child or children in day care (public or private) and beyond the first semester of full-time or part-time study at the time they hold this award. Master’s students may not be beyond semester 6 and doctoral students may not be beyond semester 9 at the time of application. Master’s students may not be beyond semester 6 and doctoral students may not be beyond semester 9 at the time of application.

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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

Students entering any 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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Ellen Nilsen Memorial Graduate Scholarship [E5847]

Value:1 award of $1,500
Awarded:Summer, Fall, Winter
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • NonCanadian

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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Estill Family Graduate Scholarship in the Arboretum [I5961]

Value:1 award of $5,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
Deadline:October 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students registered in any graduate program at the University of Guelph who are conducting research in the Arboretum.

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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

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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Governor General's Academic Medal [C5607]

Value:2 medal
Awarded:Convocation
Application:
  • Nomination
  • Research Proposal or Summary and CV
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:N/A
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

All students who graduate from a graduate degree in the previous June, October and February convocations will be considered by their college or university school awards committee for nomination.

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Graduate Student Medical Leave Fund [I6032]

Value:Various awards of up to 1/3 of their annual funding package to a maximum of $4000
Awarded:Fall, Winter, Summer
Application:
  • Award Specific
Deadline:on-going
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students must:have completed at least one full-time registered semester in a thesis-based graduate program prior to the semester of application; be within the Completion Period for their graduate program; have applied for a Leave of Absence from their graduate program for documented medical reason and have documentation completed by a health care practitioner; be receiving, if not for the leave of absence, a funding package from their Department, for the semester in which they are taking leave.

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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

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

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Gryphon Investment Counsel Bursaries [Z5707]

Value:2 awards of $1,500
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • In-Course Financial Need Assessment Form
Deadline:January 10
Citizenship:
  • Canadian

Full-time graduate students with 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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Guelph Compassionate Health & Dental Bursary [B5601]

Value:several awards of various amounts to a maximum of $1,000
Awarded:Fall, Winter, Summer
Application:
  • In-Course Financial Need Assessment Form
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:on-going
Citizenship:
  • Canadian

Students currently registered at the University of Guelph and/or be enrolled under the University of Guelph mandatory Student Health Plan. The student must require treatment for an unforeseen health and dental emergency, which is not currently or completely covered by the Student Health Plan, Student Dental Plan or comparable personal dental plan, and requires immediate intervention and treatment for which the consequences of not receiving treatment may impact on the student’s academic progress.

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H.J. Heinz Company Foundation David Yeung Award in Human Nutrition [I5729]

Value:1 award of $1,750
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
  • Research Proposal or Summary and CV
  • In-Course Financial Need Assessment Form
Deadline:January 10
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students registered in the first year of a MSc program who are conducting research in the science of human nutrition and demonstrate financial need.

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Herbert Armstrong Memorial Book Prize [I5632]

Value:1 award of $120
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Full-time graduate students with high academic achievement who have made a substantial contribution to graduate student life and to the university while serving as a member of the Board of Graduate Studies during the previous academic year (September to August).

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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

Canadian citizens or permanent residents pursuing 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.

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ICI Scholarship in Biotechnology [I5130]

Value:1 award of $3,000
Awarded:Summer
Application:
Deadline:March 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Full-time MSc or PhD student doing research in biotechnology who have a first-class ('A') average in the last two years of university work (courses and/or research) completed prior to May 1 each year.

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Indigenous Graduate Scholarship (IGS) [E5958]

Value:up to 5 awards of $30,000 (payable over 6 semesters) for Master's and $120,000 (payable over 12 semesters) for Doctoral
Awarded:Summer, Fall, Winter
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
  • Reference Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
Deadline:February 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students entering or registered in any program who self-identify as Indigenous (First Nations, Inuit, Métis) with at least a first-class (A-) average in the most recently completed two years of academic study. In-course students beyond semester level 3 as of the scholarship application deadline are ineligible to apply.

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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:
  • NonCanadian

All 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.

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International Doctoral Tuition Scholarship [I5982]

Value:various $50,000: $12,500/year for up to 4 years (3 equal payments)
Awarded:Fall, Winter, Summer
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • NonCanadian

All 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.

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International Emergency Medical Aid Assistance [B5200]

Value:Several awards of varying amounts
Awarded:Summer, Fall, Winter
Application:
Deadline:ongoing
Citizenship:
  • NonCanadian

International students registered in a degree program and have completed a minimum 1.50 credits who have a medical emergency expenses not covered by UHIP or the Student Dental/Medical insurance plans and demonstrated financial need.

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John Black Graduate Travel Grant [T5649]

Value:1 award of $1,500
Awarded:Winter
Application:
Deadline:October 17
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Master’s students with at least an “A-“average in the last 2 years, registered in a Political Science program (POLS/CCJP), the Capacity Development and Extension program, or the collaborative International Development Studies program (any department) in class level 1 to 3 at the time of application and who plan to travel to conduct thesis research, attend a conference, or take a course.

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Leonard Connolly Exchange Scholarship [I0446]

Value:1 award of $1,000
Awarded:Fall, Winter
Application:
  • Reference Letter
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:April 15
Citizenship:
  • NonCanadian

Full-time visiting students, registered at Guelph for at least one semester, from any country in the South (a list of eligible countries and exchange partner universities is available in the Centre for International Programs).

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M. Frances Hucks Memorial Research Scholarship [Z5723]

Value:1 award of $8,000
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • In-Course Financial Need Assessment Form
  • Research Proposal or Summary and CV
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:January 10
Citizenship:
  • Canadian

Full-time graduate students conducting research with a focus on human food, human nutritional health and/or biotechnology related to human food or nutrition with demonstrated financial need. Students cannot be beyond the start of the 12th month of study on January 10. Additionally, students must meet the government-mandated terms for receipt of an OSOTF award (see General Statements on Awards).

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Madame Vigdis Finnbogadottir Scholarships [I5800]

Value:2 awards of various amounts
Awarded:Summer
Application:
  • No Application Required
  • Nomination
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • NonCanadian

Full-time graduate Icelandic students pursuing a graduate degree at the University of Guelph are eligible up to their sixth semester of registration at the master's level, ninth at the doctoral level, and twelfth in the case of a transfer from master's to doctoral studies.

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Mary I. Whitelock Bursaries [Z5695]

Value:several awards of up to $2,000
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • In-Course Financial Need Assessment Form
Deadline:January 10
Citizenship:
  • Canadian

Full-time graduate students with demonstrated financial need. Additionally, students must meet the government-mandated terms for receipt of an OSOTF award (see General Statement on Awards)

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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:
  • NonCanadian

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

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Norma Valeriote International Student Bursaries [I3009]

Value:Several of varying amounts
Awarded:Fall, Winter, Summer
Application:
Deadline:N/A
Citizenship:
  • NonCanadian

International students registered in any graduate program beyond class level 3 with demonstrated financial need.

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Peggy A. Pritchard and Dr. Andrew M. Kropinski Graduate Bursary [B5967]

Value:1 award of $2,000
Awarded:Winter
Application:
Deadline:ongoing
Citizenship:
  • NonCanadian

International graduate students from a developing country (as defined by CIDA Canadian International Development Agency) who demonstrate financial need with a preference given to female students.

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Richard and Sophia Hungerford Graduate Scholarships [Z5724]

Value:7 awards of $5,000
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • In-Course Financial Need Assessment Form
  • Research Proposal or Summary and CV
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:January 10
Citizenship:
  • Canadian

Registered or incoming graduate students with at least a cumulative 80% average in their last two years are eligible with demonstrated financial need. Students are ineligible if beyond semester 5 at the masters level and semester 7 at the doctoral level. Additionally, students must meet the government-mandated terms for receipt of an OSOTF award (see General Statements on Awards).

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Richard and Sophia Hungerford Graduate Travel Grants [Z5725]

Value:various awards of $500 to $3,000
Awarded:Fall, Winter, Summer
Application:
  • Graduate Travel Application
  • In-Course Financial Need Assessment Form
Deadline:October 1, March 15, June 30
Citizenship:
  • Canadian

Registered students with demonstrated financial need who: i) have been accepted into a travel program (i.e exchange, study abroad, LOP) offered by the Centre for International Programs who will be studying in a developing country; or ii) are registered in a field course taking place in a developing country; or iii) are conducting research related to developing countries and will be travelling to further expand their knowledge and/or contributing towards their research/thesis. Additionally, students must meet the government-mandated terms for receipt of an OSOTF award (see General Statements on Awards).

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Roy C. Anderson Graduate Scholarship [Z5629]

Value:1 award of $1,500
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • In-Course Financial Need Assessment Form
  • Research Proposal or Summary and CV
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:January 10
Citizenship:
  • Canadian

Full-time students conducting research in parasitology; including all aspects of microbial, protozoan and metazoan infections in animals and plants. Additionally, students must meet the government-mandated terms for receipt of an OSOTF/OTSS award.

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Scotiabank Bursaries [Z5709]

Value:2 awards of $1,500
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • In-Course Financial Need Assessment Form
Deadline:January 10
Citizenship:
  • Canadian

Full-time graduate students with 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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Sports Media and Sports Broadcasting Scholarships [I1035]

Value:2 awards of $2,500
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:May 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students registered in any program who have demonstrated experience in sports media and sports broadcasting. Preference to students involved in on campus activities in the sports media and/or sports broadcasting areas. To be awarded to an undergraduate student first, then to a graduate student if no undergraduate students apply.

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Stanley Saunders Scholarship for Music [I8009]

Value:1 award of $6,000
Awarded:Summer
Application:
  • Research Proposal or Summary and CV
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:March 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

For thesis graduate students whose research focus is furthering the fundamental understanding of the nature and function of music in human society.

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University of Guelph ACCESS Scholarships [Z5688]

Value:several awards of up to $2,000
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • In-Course Financial Need Assessment Form
Deadline:January 10
Citizenship:
  • Canadian

Undergraduate, graduate or OAC(Guelph) diploma graduate students who wish to study full-time but who need financial support to do so. Additionally, students must meet the government-mandated terms for receipt of an OSOTF award (see General Statements on Awards).

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University of Guelph Alumni Association Access Bursaries [Z5710]

Value:1 award of $1,250
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • In-Course Financial Need Assessment Form
Deadline:January 10
Citizenship:
  • Canadian

Students registered in any graduate program with demonstrated financial need. Additionally, students must meet the government-mandated terms for receipt of an OSOTF/OTSS

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University of Guelph Graduate Student Paid Parental Leave Fund [I5989]

Value:several awards of varying amounts
Awarded:Fall, Winter, Summer
Application:
Deadline:accepted on an ongoing basis
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students must have completed at least one full-time registered semester in a doctoral program prior to the semester of application; be registered at the time of application; be within the Completion Period for their graduate program; have applied for a Leave of Absence from their graduate program for parental leave reasons (birth or adoption); be receiving, if not for the leave of absence, a funding package from their Department, for the semester(s) in which they are taking leave.

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University of Guelph International Student Bursary [B5778]

Value:several awards of various amounts
Awarded:Winter, Summer, Fall
Application:
  • In-Course Financial Need Assessment Form
Deadline:Nov. 1 for the fall semester; March 1 for the winter semester, and July 2 for the summer semester
Citizenship:
  • NonCanadian

International students (defined as paying the International tuition fee) registered in any graduate program who have completed a minimum of three semesters and has demonstrated financial need.

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University of Guelph Travel Grants [T5713]

Value:several variable
Awarded:Fall, Winter, Summer
Application:
  • In-Course Financial Need Assessment Form
  • Graduate Travel Application
Deadline:October 1 (for winter travel), March 15 (for summer travel) and June 30 (for fall and/or winter travel)
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Graduate students who wish to study outside of Canada for a minimum of two months, have a minimum 70% cumulative average, and who demonstrate financial need. Preference will be given to students participating in the London Semester.

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W.N. Vaughan Medal [C0299]

Value:1 medal
Awarded:Convocation
Application:
  • Nomination
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Student senator who has high academic standing and who has made a substantial contribution to student life and to the University, particularly through involvement in and commitment to Senate activities.

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