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Indigenous Graduate Scholarship - Merit [E5958]

Donor(s):University of Guelph
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:In the summer and the recipient must be registered to receive, In the fall and the recipient must be registered to receive, In the winter and the recipient must be registered to receive
Application:
  • Award Specific
  • Resume
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Reference Letter
  • Research Proposal
Deadline:February 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

The Indigenous Graduate Scholarships were established to encourage Indigenous (First Nations, Inuit, Métis) students to pursue graduate studies in any discipline. Apply by February 1; The online Indigenous Graduate Scholarship Application Form is available on the OGPS website and includes a required declaration of Indigenous identity. Applicants must also submit a one page research proprosal and resume/CV via the application form. Two letters of support from academic and/or community-based references must also be sent directly to grschol@uoguelph.ca. Selection will be based on, academic excellence (40%); research potential (40%); intellectual curiosity/critical thinking/passion (20%). Students must maintain satisfactory progress for the duration of the scholarship.

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).