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Government of Canada - Ph.D. Student Scholarships

Below are scholarships available from the Government of Canada for Ph.D. students in the plant sciences. In some instances, funding may also be available for M.Sc. students. General application deadlines and eligibility is provided along with links to each scholarships webpage. 

In addition to the funding programs listed here, information on funding opportunities at the university or institute level is usually also available as most Canadian universities have internal scholarship programs. Check institutional websites for more information.

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) of Canada

PGS-D $21000 CAD/yr (2-3 years)
CGS-D $35000 CAD/yr (2-3 years)

Application Deadline: Fall
General Eligibility: Canadians registered in a Ph.D. program

Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships 

$50000 CAD/yr (3 years)

Application Deadline: Fall
General Eligibility: Canadians, Permanent Residents and Foreign Students registered in a Ph.D. programs

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