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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

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

March 1, 2016

Queen Elizabeth Scholarship program - research exchange

Scholarships for current UOIT graduate student research exchanges.

Open

February 17, 2017

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

Closed

October 4, 2016

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

Closed

November 15, 2016

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

Closed

October 11, 2016

Ontario Graduate Scholarship (OGS)

Closed

December 1, 2016

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)

Closed

December 1, 2016

Ontario Trillium Scholarship (OTS)

Open

February 1, 2017

Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships

Closed

September 21, 2016

MITACS Globalink Research Awards

Closed

March 4, 2016

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.