Funding Application Deadlines

2020-2021 Graduate Studies Funding Deadlines

Scholarship Value Due Date
Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship (Doctoral) $50,000 per year for up to 4 years Internal deadline: October 11, 2019
Canada Graduate Scholarships - Doctoral (SSHRC, NSERC, CIHR) $35,000 per year for 36 months Internal deadline: November 1, 2019
Canada Graduate Scholarships - Masters (SSHRC, NSERC, CIHR) $17,500 December 2, 2019
Ontario Graduate Scholarships $15,000 January 15, 2020
MacKenzie King Memorial Scholarship $10,000 (subject to change) February 1, 2020


Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship Program (Vanier CGS-D)

Internal Deadline: October 11, 2019

For more information visit:

Canada Graduate Scholarships - Doctoral (CGS-D)


Internal Deadline: November 1st, 2019

Application forms: CIHR: ResearchNET
                             NSERC: On-line System
                             SSHRC: On-line System

For more information visit:

Canada Graduate Scholarships - Masters (CGS-M)


Deadline: December 1st each year (If December 1st falls on a Saturday or Sunday, the deadline moves to the next business day). 

How to Apply:


Ontario Graduate Scholarship (OGS)

Deadline: January 15, 2020

Application: OGS application 2020-2021

Nipissing University has a quota of fourteen (14) including 1 International and 2 Indigenous OGS Awards.

Please submit your complete electronic application to 

Mackenzie King Scholarship

Deadline: February 1st each year


Inform that you are applying

Please submit your complete application in hard copy to the School of Graduate Studies in room A205.