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Research Fields TEST Social Sciences and Humanities
Categories No categories available
Citizenship Canadian or Permanent Resident
Eligibility The SSHRC Canada Graduate Scholarships - Doctoral (SSHRC CGS-D)and SSHRC Doctoral Fellowships (SSHRC Doctoral) programs aim to develop research skills and assist in the training of highly qualified personnel by supporting students who demonstrate a high standard of scholarly achievement in graduate studies in the social sciences and humanities.

To be eligible to apply, you must:

1. be a Canadian citizen, a permanent resident of Canada or a Protected Person, as of the application date;

2. intend to pursue, in the 2023-2024 academic year, full-time graduate studies in an eligible doctoral program; and

3. (for SSHRC CGS-D) have completed no more than 24 months of full-time study in your doctoral program by December 31, 2022 if previously enrolled in a graduate program; OR have completed no more than 36 months of full-time study in your program by December 31, 2022 if enrolled in a joint program or if enrolled directly from a bachelorís to a PhD program.

4. (for SSHRC Doctoral) have completed no more than 48 months of full-time study in their doctoral program by December 31, 2022.

Further information on the SSHRC Doctoral: http://www.sshrc-crsh.gc.ca/funding-financement/programs-programmes/fellowships/doctoral-doctorat-eng.aspx

Further information on the CGS-D program: http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Students-Etudiants/PG-CS/CGSD-BESCD_eng.asp

Value For CGS-D Scholarships, $35,000/year for 36 months.

For Doctoral Fellowships, $20,000/year for 12, 24, 36, or 48 months.

Currency Canadian
Tenable at Tenable in the 2023-2024 academic year.

CGS-D Scholarships are tenable only at eligible universities in Canada.

Doctoral Fellowships are tenable at any recognized university in Canada or abroad. For the fellowship to be held abroad, the award holder must have completed at least one previous degree at a Canadian university.

Deadlines October 2
Application Details The University of Manitobaís internal deadline for submission is Sunday, October 2nd, 2022 at 11:59PM.

Only one application needs to be submitted to be considered for both the SSHRC Doctoral and SSHRC CGS-D awards. If successful, only one award will be awarded.

Applications are to be submitted via the SSHRC online system: https://webapps.nserc.ca/SSHRC/faces/logon.jsp?lang=en_CA

Application instructions can be found here: https://www.sshrc-crsh.gc.ca/funding-financement/instructions/doctoral/doctoral-eng.aspx


Upload, as one single PDF document, up-to-date official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate studies. Transcript text must be horizontal and include one copy of the transcript legend key. Only official transcripts will be accepted; web or unofficial transcripts will not be accepted.

Up-to-date official transcripts are defined as transcripts issued by the Registrarís Office and dated or issued in the fall session of the year of application (if currently enrolled) or after the last term completed (if not currently enrolled). Opening the envelope to scan the transcript will not render it unofficial.

An official UM transcript showing current Fall registration is required, regardless of whether or not grades are displayed.

Retain the paper copy of any uploaded transcripts, as you could be asked to provide it for verification purposes.

For transcripts from international institutions only (i.e. outside Canada & USA), certified true copies are acceptable. Please contact your home department to request these documents.

Contact: David Foley, Awards Assistant David.Foley@umanitoba.ca

Updated: August 8th, 2022


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