UMGF Scholarships in Canada for International Students
The University of Manitoba Graduate Fellowships (UMGF) are merit-based awards that are open to students including international students who will be registered as full-time postgraduate students (master’s or doctorates) at the University of Manitoba regardless of nationality or discipline.
Students in all fields of study of postgraduate studies offered by the University are eligible to apply.
All students regardless of citizenship are eligible to apply. Students with a minimum GPA of 3.75 (above B+) at a recognized university based on a bachelor, master's, graduate diploma or a doctoral degree. Please use admissions criteria in calculating GPA, i.e. last 60 credit hours or equivalent. All students regardless of citizenship are eligible to apply.
It is important to know the specific eligibility criteria set by the department you will be under.
The value of these fellowships is $16,000 (doctorate) and $12,000 (master’s).
Students are eligible to receive the UMGF for the first 24 months of their master’s programme and the first 48 months of their doctoral programme.
NB: The total maximum UMGF support for any individual graduate student is 48 months.
Application forms for this competition became available at the end of November, and completed applications (with official transcripts attached), must normally be received by the department you are applying to by 15 January of the following year.
If you wish to apply for this fellowship, please write to the department you are applying to and request that they forward an application form. Check the programme details and contact information of each department. See the website for details: http://umanitoba.ca/faculties/graduate_studies/funding/index.html
It is important to visit the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.