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Ontario Trillium Scholarship

The Ontario Trillium Scholarships (OTS) program is a significant initiative to attract more of the best qualified international students to Ontario for PhD studies. This program supports the 2010 Open Ontario Commitment to increase the number of international students in Ontario while maintaining spaces for qualified domestic students.

  • Value and duration
    $40,000 annually and renewable for up to a total of four years subject to academic performance and availability of funding. Renewal beyond the first year requires a minimum GPA of A‐ in all completed courses.
  • Quotas
    Two new scholarships will be awarded for the 2018-2019 academic year.
  • Deadline
    The web-based OTS application and supporting documentation must be submitted to the School of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies (SGPS) by March 1, 2018.
  • Important note

    Prospective students who are interested in holding an OTS at UOIT must apply for admission into a graduate program by February 1, 2018.

    If you are from a country where English is not the first language of instruction, you must submit evidence of oral and written proficiency in English with your scholarship application.

    Applicants must arrange for original test scores to be sent directly from the testing centre to the Office of Graduate Studies. For more details, visit our English language proficiency page.
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