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External awards

Graduate students are encouraged to apply for external funding opportunities. These awards are provided by the provincial or federal governments, or other organizations outside of UOIT, and require separate applications. Many of the competition deadlines are up to one year before the funding will begin. For tips on applying for funding, see scholarship resources.

Scholarship opportunity

Open/closed

Deadline

Mitacs Globalink Research Awards

Open

November 8, 2017

The Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Doctoral Fellowships and Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarships (CGS) Doctoral Scholarships

Open

November 15, 2017

Ontario Graduate Scholarship (OGS)

Open

December 1, 2017

Canada Graduate Scholarship - Master's Program

The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)

Open

December 1, 2017

Queen Elizabeth Scholarship program - research exchange

Scholarships for current UOIT graduate student research exchanges.

Open

  • December 15, 2017 for Spring/Summer 2018 exchanges
  • July 15, 2018 for Fall 2018 exchanges

Ontario Trillium Scholarship (OTS)

Closed

2018

Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Scholarships - Master's

Scholarships for students from the Commonwealth who would like to study in a UOIT master's program.

Closed

2018

Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships

Closed

September 20, 2017

The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Doctoral Research Awards

Closed

September 26, 2017

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) scholarships - Doctoral

Closed

October 11, 2017

For information on other funding opportunities, see other external awards.

Please review the information carefully to ensure you are eligible for the award, that you meet all requirements and that you are aware of the posted submission deadlines.