CIHR Graduate Scholarship for PhD and Master Program in Canada

Entries for the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Graduate Scholarship are now being invited. This call is intended to Canadian or permanent residents only. The award will support students pursuing master or PhD degree in health-related science. Up to $35,000 will be given to the winning students. Please anticipate the deadline at the beginning of October and December every year.

Scholarship Description
The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) provides financial support to outstanding students pursuing master’s or doctoral studies in health sciences. Two types of award will be given i.e. Doctoral Research Award and Canada Graduate Scholarships-Master’s Program (CGSM).

Award Value
The winner will receive an annual award valued from $17,500 to $35,000 (depending on degree level)

Level and Area of Studies
Doctoral and master degree in health science.

Place of Study
At the University of British Colombia in Canada.

Eligibility and Criteria
Potential applicants should be sure that they are submitting their application to the most appropriate of the three federal funding agencies ( CIHR , NSERC , and SSHRC ). If applicants are unsure whether they should submit their application to CIHR, NSERC, or SSHRC, they should send a half-page summary of their intended research proposal to one of the agencies and ask the agency to confirm in writing (including by e-mail) if they are eligible to apply to that agency. Applicants are advised to err on the side of caution, and ask the funding agency for an assessment rather than guess or assume incorrectly.

Applicants’ Nationality
The scholarship is open to Canadian and Permanent residents of Canada only.

Application Instruction
Please check the detail information of this scholarship at the website and application link below.

Website and Application Link