Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Ontario Graduate Scholarship to Study in Canada

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LEVEL: Masters, PhD
FUNDING: Partially Funded
PLACE: Ontario
STATUS: Ongoing

The Ontario Graduate Scholarship Program is awarded to students in graduate studies at the master’s and doctoral levels. This is a merit-based scholarship that is available for students studying at higher educational institutions in Ontario.

These Canada scholarships programs to study in Canada are available to graduate students for all disciplines of academic study at participating schools in Ontario. Each award is jointly funded by the Province of Ontario (two-thirds) and the school offering the award (one-third).

Ontario Graduate Scholarship (OGS) is a merit-based scholarship. Your application is assessed and ranked using criteria determined by the school you’re planning to attend.

Program Details

  • Host Institutions: Higher Educational Institutions in Ontario, Canada.
  • Eligible Program: Open for all disciplines available at Canadian host institutions.
  • Number of Awards: Not specified
  • Duration: Varies.
  • Eligible countries: Open for all nationalities

Ontario Graduate Scholarship Benefits

The scholarship value varies depending on the duration of the study. OGS awards are based on the number of terms of your consecutive studies within an academic year as follow:

  • $10,000 for 2 consecutive study terms
  • $15,000 for 3 consecutive study terms

Each OGS award is issued for: a minimum of 1 academic year (2 or 3 consecutive academic terms), a maximum of 2 years (up to 6 consecutive academic terms). Lifetime OGS awards maximums are:

  • Master’s students: 2 academic years
  • Doctoral students: 4 academic years
  • Lifetime limit (all students): 6 academic years.

Participating Ontario Higher Educational Institutions

  1. Brock University
  2. Carleton University
  3. University of Guelph
  4. Lakehead University
  5. Laurentian University | Université Laurentienne
  6. McMaster University
  7. Nipissing University
  8. OCAD University
  9. Ontario Tech University
  10. University of Ottawa | Université d’Ottawa
  11. Queen’s University
  12. Ryerson University
  13. University of Toronto
  14. Trent University
  15. University of Waterloo
  16. Western University
  17. Wilfrid Laurier University
  18. University of Windsor
  19. York University.

Ontario Graduate Scholarship Program Eligibility

OGS is a merit-based scholarship. Your application is assessed and ranked using criteria determined by the school you’re planning to attend. To be considered, you must also meet the following criteria:

  • You’ll be in graduate studies in the master’s or doctoral level.
  • You’ll be enrolled in a full-time program for 2 or more terms (21 to 52 weeks in total) for the academic year you’re submitting your application.
  • You’ll be attending one of the participating Ontario school.

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How to Apply for Ontario Graduate Scholarship

Eligible applicants who wish to apply for this scholarship to study in North America should apply through their school’s OGS application (generally available from October). Applicants need to contact the Graduate Studies Office at the school they are planning to attend for details on application process.

If you’re applying to more than one graduate program at different schools, submit an OGS application for each school. You’ll be notified by the school if your application was successful.

Application, document and review details for this scholarship vary by school. Check with your school’s Graduate Studies Office for details. If you have any questions about your application, contact the Graduate Studies Office at the school you plan to attend.

Aplication deadlines vary per host institutions. Please click on your host institution for precise dates. For example, the application deadline is at the University of Waterloo and at Trent University. For more detail on the Ontario Graduate Scholarship Program, please visit the official Website. To be the first to see latest opportunities, please follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram.

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