Application call for 2024 Fully Funded Scholarship in Canada called University of Manitoba Graduate Fellowship. It is open to all nationalities.
The University of Manitoba Graduate Fellowship (UMGF) is a competitive fellowship that is awarded to full-time master’s and PhD students who have demonstrated superior intellectual ability and academic accomplishment. The fellowship is open to students in all fields of study, provided their program is eligible for Tri-Agency funding.
The UMGF is valued at $14,000 per year for master’s students and $18,000 per year for PhD students. The fellowship can be held for up to two years of MSc study and up to four years at the PhD level.
To be eligible for the UMGF, students must have a minimum admission GPA of 3.00 based on their admission to their current graduate program. Students must also be Canadian citizens, permanent residents, or hold a student visa.
The deadline to apply for the UMGF is typically in February or March of the year in which the student will be starting their graduate studies.
The UMGF is a prestigious fellowship that offers a number of benefits to its recipients. The fellowship provides financial support to help students cover the costs of their graduate studies. It also gives students the opportunity to network with other high-achieving students and faculty members at the University of Manitoba.
In addition to the financial and networking benefits, the UMGF also provides a number of academic benefits to its recipients. Fellows have access to a dedicated academic advisor who can help them with their studies and research. They also have access to a number of exclusive resources, such as the UMGF Travel Fund and the UMGF Research Award. The UMGF is a great opportunity for high-achieving students to pursue graduate studies at the University of Manitoba.
Additional eligibility criteria may apply, depending on your department or unit. For example, some departments may require a higher admission GPA than the minimum of 3.00.
Review the eligibility requirements. To be eligible for the UMGF, you must:
Contact your department or unit. Your department or unit will have its own application process and deadline for the UMGF. You should contact your department or unit to learn more about their process and to get the necessary application forms.
Submit your application materials. Your application materials will vary depending on your department or unit’s requirements. However, you will typically need to submit the following:
Be interviewed by your department or unit. Once you have submitted your application materials, your department or unit will review your application and may invite you for an interview.
Be recommended by your department or unit to the Faculty of Graduate Studies. If your department or unit selects you for a UMGF, they will recommend you to the Faculty of Graduate Studies.
Be awarded a UMGF by the Faculty of Graduate Studies. The Faculty of Graduate Studies will review the recommendations from all departments and units and will award UMGFs to the most qualified candidates.
|Type of Opportunity||Scholarships and Fellowships|
|Open to||International Students|
|Organizer||University of Manitoba|
|Contact the organizer||1-800-432-1960|