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Canada Graduate Scholarships - Master’s Program

Question Answer
What is it? The objective of the Canada Graduate Scholarships-Master’s (CGS-M) Program is to help develop research skills and assist in the training of highly qualified personnel by supporting students who demonstrate a high standard of achievement in undergraduate and early graduate studies. The CGS M Program provides financial support to high-calibre scholars who are engaged in eligible master’s programs in Canada.
How much is it worth? $17,500 for one year, non renewable.
What is the deadline? December 1
Am I eligible? There is more to it, but basically to be eligible you must be a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada; have completed, as of December 31 of the year of application between zero and 12 months of full-time studies in your grad program; and have a first-class average in each of the last two completed years of study (A- at VIU)
What is the website? NSERC Canada Graduate Scholarships – Master’s Program
Is there an Info Session? Yes! The CGS-M workshop is October 26, from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm. The session will be recorded.

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