EXTERNAL FUNDING

Manitoba Graduate Scholarship (MGS):
Valued for a 12 month period at $7,500 for Ph.D. students (can be held with the UMGF), but is limited to funding and/or number of awards available in any given year), or $15,000 for Master's students (must decline UMGF). Students who apply for the UMGF will automatically have their name entered into the MGS competition.

Tri-Council Awards:
Values for awards from Canada's three major research granting agencies are in excess of $16,000 per year. Please check their websites below for instructions to apply:

  1. Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC)
  2. Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)
  3. Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)