Funding Opportunities
University of Manitoba Graduate Fellowship (UMGF) ($14,000)
Information on UMGFs can be found at http://umanitoba.ca/faculties/graduate_studies/funding/

Manitoba Graduate Scholarship (MGS) ($15,000)
MGS awards will be determined in July of each year. Information on the MGS can be found at http://umanitoba.ca/faculties/graduate_studies/funding/

Manitoba Health Research Council ($17,850)
The deadline is February 1 of each year. Applications are available online at http://www.mhrc.mb.ca

NSERC, SSHRC and CIHR have harmonized their master's awards into the Canada Graduate Scholarship Master's Program. Faculty deadline is mid-November.

Please click HERE to go to the Faculty of Graduate Studies Awards Database

In this Faculty:

FKRM Graduate Scholarship

Award: Five awards of appromimately $5,000 each.

Elgibility: a graduate student who:

  • A graduate student who is enrolling as a full-time student in the Master of Science (Kinesiology and Recreation) or the Master of Arts (Kinesiology and Recreation) program in the Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management at the University of Manitoba.
  • As an entering student, has achieved a minimum grade point average of 3.5 in the most recent 60 credit hours completed in their undergraduate program.
  • Student will be automatically considered for this award upon recommendation into the graduate program.

Ruth Asper Scholarship in Physical Education and Kinesiology 

Award: One award of approximately $6,000 each

Eligibility: A graduate student who:

  • A graduate student who is enrolling as a full-time student in the Master of Science (Kinesiology and Recreation) or the Master of Arts (Kinesiology and Recreation) program in the Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management at the University of Manitoba.
  • As an entering student, has achieved a minimum grade point average of 3.5 in the most recent 60 credit hours completed in their undergraduate program.
  • Demonstrates a focus on the physical and/or psycho-social aspects of fitness and physical activity through research or thesis topic.

Deadline: March 1, 2017

Eligibility criteria and application process: Download PDF

Health, Leisure and Human Performance Research Institute (HLHPRI) Travel Award

Award: Six awards of $500 each

Eligibility: Students must be enrolled in the Master of Science or the Master of Arts program in the Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management or have graduated within the past year from either program or enrolled in a Doctoral program with a principal supervisor who is a faculty member in the Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management. The applicant must be presenting a paper or poster at a conference based on research conducted while a student in the faculty. Maximum award: $500 per person, up to a maximum of six awarded annually.

Completed applications (download PDF) should be forwarded to the HLHPRI Director, Todd Duhamel (Todd.Duhamel@umanitoba.ca) prior to attending the conference


 

At the University & Faculty of Grad Studies:

There are several ways to finance graduate studies at The University of Manitoba. The types of funding available are sometimes different for Canadian students and International students. The list below is directly linked to the FGS site.

For more information about funding and awards at the graduate level please consult the following Faculty of Graduate Studies web pages:

 2016-17 AWARD RECIPIENTS

Ruth Asper Scholarship in Physical Education, Kinesiology & Recreation:

Laura Ceccarelli – two-year award
Kevin Boreskie – one-year award

 2015-16 AWARD RECIPIENTS

Manitoba Graduate Scholarship (MGS)
:

Nickolas Kosmenko, Rae Hutton


2014-2015 AWARD RECIPIENTS

University of Manitoba Graduate Fellowship (UMGF):

Naomi Lett, Ramesh Dutta, Amanda Cairns

Ruth Asper Scholarship in Physical Education, Kinesiology & Recreation:

Travis Hrubeniuk

Coca Cola Bottling Scholarship:

Alix Krahn


2013-2014 AWARD RECIPIENTS

University of Manitoba Graduate Fellowship (UMGF):

Jana Slaght, Meaghan Rempel, Leah Goertzen, Jacqui Ladwig-Davidson, Dongwan He, Ruyang Zhao

Manitoba Graduate Scholarships:

Jana Slaght, Meaghan Rempel

Ruth Asper Scholarship in Physical Education, Kinesiology & Recreation:

Leah Goertzen, Will Peppler

Coca Cola Bottling Scholarship:

Laura Meade


2012-2013 AWARD RECIPIENTS

University of Manitoba Graduate Fellowship (UMGF):

Jill Bueddefeld, Soyun Chapman, Iain Kemp, Laura Meade, Will Peppler, Glenys Smith

Ruth Asper Scholarship in Physical Education, Kinesiology & Recreation:

Eric Garcia, Will Peppler

Coca Cola Bottling Scholarship:

Elizabeth Hardy

MHRC Awards

Pinar Eskicioglu, Laura Meade

SSHRC Award


Jill Bueddefeld


2011-2012 AWARD RECIPIENTS

Natural Science and Engineering Research Council Postgraduate Scholarship (NSERC): Marc Morissette

Manitoba Graduate Scholarships:

David Kent, Ann Mohammed, Sheena Graham

Ruth Asper Scholarship in Physical Education, Kinesiology & Recreation:

Eric Garcia

Coca-Cola Bottling Scholarship:

Elizabeth Hardy


2010-2011 AWARD RECIPIENTS

Ruth Asper Scholarship in Physical Education & Kinesiology:

Scott Kehler, Jacqueline Hay

Manitoba Graduate Scholarships (MGS):

Marc Morissette, Diana King

Coca Cola Bottling Scholarship:

Kristin Davies

St. Boniface General Hospital Research Centre - Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences (ICS) Studentship:

Scott Kehler


2009-2010 AWARD RECIPIENTS

Ruth Asper Scholarship in Physical Education & Kinesiology:

Jill Hnatiuk

Coca Cola Bottling Scholarship:

Jiayun Du

Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR) Frederick Banting and Charles Best Canada Graduate Scholarship Master's Award:

Jill Hnatiuk

Manitoba Health Research Council Graduate Studentship:

Dana Kolach, Pavithra Rajan, Juhi Sinha

University of Manitoba Graduate Fellowship (UMGF):

Jennifer Chen


2008-2009 AWARD RECIPIENTS

Ruth Asper Scholarship in Physical Education & Kinesiology:

Pavithra Rajan, Darolyn Walker

Coca Cola Bottling Scholarship:

Adam Toffan

Natural Science and Engineering Research Council Postgraduate Scholarship (NSERC):

Lindsey Woodrow

Manitoba Graduate Scholarship (MGS):

Jill Hnatiuk

Manitoba Health Research Council Graduate Studentship (MHRC):

Jeremy Chopek, Joanne Parsons

University of Manitoba Graduate Fellowship (UMGF):

Dana Kolach, Ekaterina Lagay, Pavithra Rajan, Juhi Sinha

Dean of Graduate Studies Student Achievement Award:

Michael Chizewski