Ontario Graduate Scholarship (OGS)

The Ontario Graduate Scholarship Program is jointly funded between the Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities and Nipissing University. The Ontario Graduate Scholarships are designed to encourage excellence in graduate studies at the master's and doctoral levels. 

Value: $15,000 

Deadline for Application: ​January 14, 2022


  • Plan to be enrolled full-time in a graduate program at an Ontario university
  • Canadian citizen, permanent resident or an international student studying on a study permit
  • A- (80%) average over the last two years of study if less than two years of graduate work OR the cumulative graduate average, if more than two years
  •   Have not exceeded the lifetime maximum of 6 years of government-funded awards including OGS, and awards from CIHR, NSERC and SSHRC

How to Apply: 

Below are links to the OGS information at other institutions:

Carelton University​ University of Guelph
Lakehead University​ University of Ontario Institute of Technology
Laurentian University University of Ottawa
Ontario College of Art & Design University of Waterloo
​​Queen's University ​University of Windsor
Ryerson University Western University
University of Toronto York University​
Trent University