Funding & Awards

 



IGSES ACTIVATION
If you are receiving an IGSES Award please activate it here

 

ENGINEERING AWARDS
These awards are offered each September.

 

 


LOANS

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PERMANENT RESIDENTS (Services)

 

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ENGINEERING FACULTY AWARDS

 

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UNIVERSITY OF MANITOBA AWARDS (from various groups)

 

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UNIVERSITY OF MANITOBA AWARDS (FGS/Administration)

 

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EXTERNAL SCHOLARSHIPS & AWARDS

  • CIHR AWARDS (Canadian Institute of Health Research)
  • NSERC
        (Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada)
        Please see our ECE NSERC webpage
  • NSERC AWARD DATABASE    
  • NSERC IPS
        (Industrial Postgraduate Scholarships Program)
        Funding is provided by NSERC in conjunction
        with Industry.  Arranged through your Advisor
  • MITAC
        Dr. Iman Yahyaie
        Director, Business Development
        Mitacs
        A250, Agricultural Engineering Building
        96 Dafoe Rd
        University of Manitoba
        Winnipeg, R3T 5V6
        (204) 599 9434 | E: iyahyaie@mitacs.ca | Twitter : @Iman_Mitacs | W: www.mitacs.ca
  • Engineering Scholarships in Canada
  • Canadian Engineering Memorial Fund
  • VANIER 
  • FULBRIGHT  
  • Canadian Institutes of Health Research
  • HEALTHY MINDS CANADA
  • PFIZER
  • Pfizer Funding
  • ASPIRE:  Advancing Science Through Pfizer -- Investigator Research Exchange (Research Awards)
  • Global Health Fellows   
  • Glaxo Smith Kline  
  • Engineers Canada Awards Scholarship Databases for Canada
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    • WOMEN'S HEALTH RESARCH FOUNDATION OF CANADA -- Open to all Full-Time students who are undertaking or has proposed to undertake research in any area of women’s health for his/her thesis or practicum.  Other eligibility requirements may be applicable please see FGS INFO

     

      RESEARCH MANITOBA is holding a joint health research graduate studentship competition with the following partner institutions

      • CancerCare Manitoba Foundation
      • Manitoba Institute for Child Health supported by the Children’s’ Hospital Foundation of
        Manitoba
      • Health Sciences Centre Foundation
      • University of Manitoba, Faculty of Graduate Studies
      • University of Manitoba, College of Dentistry
      • The Lung Association, Manitoba
      • Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of Canada

     

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    IEEE SCHOLARSHIPS & AWARDS

     

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    APEGM (Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of the Province of Manitoba)

     

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    MANITOBA HYDRO

     

     

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    INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

      

     

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    CANADIAN STUDENTS / PR>

     

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    FOR WOMEN

      

      

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    ABORIGINAL STUDENTS

     

     

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    CANADIAN MILITARY

     

     

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    LGBTQ COMMUNITY

     

     

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     CONVOCATING STUDENTS

    • GOVERNOR GENERAL'S GOLD MEDAL

      LINK     

      CONTACT:  sara.sealey@umanitoba.ca

      The Governor General of Canada offers an annual gold medal called The Governor General’s Gold Medal to recognize the outstanding performance of a graduate student. This award is based on overall academic excellence through coursework, research, awards and distinctions, letters of reference, external examiner’s report and a description of the student’s statement on the significance of their research. Eligibility for the medal is open to all students who will be convocating with a Master’s or a Ph.D. at Spring Convocation (this includes those students who have a February grad date) or who graduated the previous Fall at the University of Manitoba.

      Each Faculty/Unit may nominate one Master’s or Doctoral student for the Governor General’s Gold Medal. Nomination must be submitted to the Faculty of Graduate Studies on or before the deadline and are to include:
      1. a letter from the Dean/Director of the Faculty/Unit giving a detailed rationale for the nomination
      2.  the nominee’s curriculum vitae
      3. an official University of Manitoba transcript
      4. a brief statement (one page) from the nominee on the significance of his/her research and related achievements during the graduate program, whereas for nominees in non-research based programs, rationale for choosing the program, significance of work (breadth of knowledge gained) and expected contribution to his/her career aspirations
      5. a letter of support from the advisor
      6. the report from the external examiner. For Masters thesis, the report from the examiner external to the home department of the nominee is required (where applicable). Where a department does not have examiners external to the department for thesis Master's students, and/or they don't have written reports from an internal examiner external to their department, this requirement is waived 
    The selection committee will include the Dean and Associate Dean(s) of the Faculty of Graduate Studies and three members of the Executive Committee representing areas of Natural Sciences and Engineering, Social Sciences and Humanities and Medical and Health Sciences or designates. The Dean shall act as Chair.

    Please check with your faculty/unit if you are interested in being nominated for the award. The deadline for faculties and units to have their nominations to FGS is April 1, however the deadline by which a faculty/unit wants to have nominations submitted to them will most likely be earlier. Please check with your department for their submission deadline.

     

    • UNIVERSITY OF MANITOBA DISTINGUISHED DISSERTATION AWARD  
    • LINK
      CONTACT: rosemary.visevic@umanitoba.ca

      The Faculty of Graduate Studies will offer six awards to doctoral students, one in each of the following areas: applied sciences, health sciences, humanities, interdisciplinary sciences, natural sciences, and social sciences. A citation certificate and a cash prize will be awarded recognizing the successful nominee at an award reception, hosted by the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

      Eligible dissertations must have been completed (final copies of thesis submitted) between January 1 and December 31 of the previous calendar year. In case there are no qualified candidates in a given Faculty/School, the Faculty/School selection committee may choose not to submit a nominee. The Faculty of Graduate Studies will verify the eligibility of nominees submitted.
      ach Faculty/School may submit one doctoral nomination to the Faculty of Graduate Studies. Nominations must be received no later than the stated deadline. Contact your Faculty/School for their nomination deadline

      Each nomination must include:

      1. a letter of support from the Dean of the Faculty/Director of School that also indicates the process used by the selection committee to select the nominee
      2. a letter from the Graduate Chair of the student's department describing the reasons for the nomination, and why the dissertation is viewed as a groundbreaking piece of original work
      3. the name and departmental affiliation of the nominees' research supervisor
      4. the area the dissertation is being nominated under: applied sciences, health sciences, humanities, interdisciplinary sciences, natural sciences, and social sciences
      5. a copy of each examiner's pre-defence report
      6. a copy of the abstract of the dissertation, not to exceed 350 words in length written in non-technical language
      7. a current curriculum vitae for the nominee

       

       

       

       

       

       

    COURSE LISTING

    REGISTRATION (Annual)

    ACADEMIC GUIDELINES

    **ECE SUPPLEMENTAL REGULATIONS

    UNIV. SCHEDULE (exams, registration, payments, etc.)

    UNIV. GRADUATE CALENDAR / CATALOG

    CODE OF CONDUCT--Plagiarism

    CHEATING, PLAGIARISM, ETC.
     (students, instructors, TAs)

    EXAM & FINAL GRADES

    COMPUTER ACCTS, FORMS...

     

    PROGRAMS

    1. Ph.D.
    2. M. Sc.
    3. M.Eng.
    4. Occasional
    5. IIS / Overview 
    6. COURSE CATEGORY (AX,AU,OS)
    7. SUMMER REGISTRATION
      (mandatory in most cases)

     

    PROGRAM INFORMATION

    1. Progress Reports  (Mandatory)
    2. ASG--Advisor Student Guidelines 
        (Mandatory)
    3. GradCon (Mandatory)
    4. LEAVES OF ABSENCE
    5. FAILED GRADES
      1. What to do
      2. Grade Appeals
      3. Student Advocacy
    6. SUPPLEMENTAL GUIDELINES
      1. Advance Credits (4.4.5)
      2. Transfer Credits (4.4.6)
      3. Transfer to Ph.D. (5.1.3)
    7. Transfer Credits
    8. Transfer M.Sc. to Ph.D.
    9. Switch M.Sc. to M.Eng.
    10. Switch Ph.D. to M.Sc.
    11. Switch M.Sc. to M.Eng.
    12. CHANGE REQUESTS:
        Advisor or Committee Member
    13. GRADES: CO, IP, Incomplete
    14. Deferred Exam Form 
    15. Concurrent / Dual Registration
    16. Voluntary Withdrawal
    17. Authorized Withdrawal

     

    RESEARCH INTEGRITY
       -- Plageriarims Software: iThenticate

    RESEARCH ETHICS & COMPLIANCE

    EVIRONMENTAL HEALTH & SAFETY

    ECE GRADUATE COMMITTEE MEMBERS

     

    FUNDING, AWARDS, JOBS

    1. TRAVEL AWARDS
    2. NSERC (Canadians Only)
    3. UMGF  (All Grads)
    4. IGSS (Int'l Students)
    5. Funding & Award $$
    6. JOBs

     

    TUITION & FEES   

    1. Master
      1. Full-Time
      2. Part-Time
    2. Ph.D.
    3. Other Fees
      1. Compulsory Fees
      2. Incidental Fees 
      3. Cost of Living Expenses
    4. Tuition Installment Plan
      (International Students Only)

     

    NEW STUDENTS

    1. Quick, General Info
    2. General Info & Services
    3. Registration Procedures
    4. Registering for Courses
    5. Acceptance of Offer (Letter)
    6. Paying Tuition & Fees
    7. Office Space & Mail
    8. Grad Students With Children
    9. Student University Guide
    10. Orientation
      1. ECE (mandatory)
      2. FGS (TBA via emails)
      3. University
      4. International Students

     

    GRADUATION / CONVOCATION

    1. THESIS DEADLINES
    2. Thesis Info
    3. Thesis Guidelines
    4. Thesis Checklist
    5. Thesis Online Submission
    6. THESIS SAMPLES
      1. Title Page
      2. Table of Contents
    7. Plageriarims Software: iThenticate
    8. ECE Graduand Info
           APEGM, Iron Ring, Letters, etc.
    9. CONVOCATION !
    10. JOBs

     

     


    UNIVERSITY OF MANITOBA SERVICES

     

    INTERNATIONAL STUDENT

    1. International Centre for Students (ICS)
    2. ICS Post-Secondary Handbook
    3. Study Permit Info
    4. Off-Campus Work Permits
    5. FORMS
    6. Exchange Pgm
      (Canadian & Intentional)

     

    FACULTY OF GRADUATE STUDIES (FGS)

    1. FGS: Thesis Guideline & Forms
    2. Thesis Info
    3. Important Dates
    4. FORMS
      1. Programs & Thesis
      2. Awards & Scholarships
    5. WORKSHOPS

     

    REGISTRAR'S OFFICE

    1. Transcripts
    2. Important Dates
    3. Convocation
    4. FORMS

     

    ENGINEERING LIBRARY
    (Donald W. Craik Library)

     

    CAREER SERVICES

      

    STUDENT ADVOCACY

     

    ACCESSIBILITY SERVICES

     

    STUDENT GROUPS

    1. UMGSA
      1. Travel Grant
      2. Emergency Grant
      3. Special Projects Grant
      4. Student Award
      5. Teaching Award
    2. UMSU
      1. Tax Information
      2. HEALTH / DENTAL Benefits
      3. U-PASS  

     

       ECE GRAD STUDENT GROUP (ECE GSA)

     

       ENGINEERING STUDENT GROUPS

     


    MANITOBA / CIC INFO / SERVICE CANADA

    MANITOBA HEALTH INSURANCE

    1. Health Card
    2. Benefits
    3. Online Enrollment

     

    CIC: CITIZENSHIP & IMMIGRATION CANADA  

    1. CIC web site  
    2. VISA to Study in Canada  
    3. RE-NEW / EXTEND Study Visa 
    4. Application Processing Time 
    5. Change Program / Institution  
    6. Student Work Permit  
    7. Post-Graduate Work Permit  
    8. Letters of Invitation  
    9. FORMS & GUIDES   

     

    SERVICE CANADA

    1. APPLY:  Social Insurance Card (SIN Card) to Work
    2. APPLY:  Universal Child Care
    3. Online Services

    MANITOBA PROFESSIONAL ASSN.


    ENGINEERS GEOSCIENTISTS MANITOBA (formally APEGM)
    Association of Professional Engineers & Geoscientists of the Province of Manitoba

     

     


    CONFERENCE PAPER/THESIS HELP

     

    UofM Writing Style: Papers, Thesis, etc.

    1. APA Style
    2. APA Basic Style Guide
    3. APA Style Tutorial

     

    IEEE Writing Style: IEEE Papers

    1. IEEE Style
    2. IEEE Citation Reference
    3. IEEE Artical Preparation & Submission

     

    Help from other universities

    1. Graduate Student Writing Kit
    2. Thesis Proposal
      1. How to write a thesis proposal
      2. Successful thesis proposals
      3. Components of a thesis proposal
      4. M.Sc. Thesis Proposal
      5. Ph.D. Thesis Proposal
        1. Guideline 01
        2. Guideline 02
    3. Research Papers:
      1. Lit. Reviews
        1. Lit. Reviews
        2. Example 01
        3. Example 02
      2. Abstracts
        1. Writing an Abstract
        2. Abstract Presentations
        3. Examples
      3. Effective Outlines
      4. Citing References
        1. APA Style