There are various organisations within Canada that administer scholarship programs but they are usually for graduate students and professors who are studying or researching a specific subject; Canadian studies is a typical area for which scholarships are awarded. Students should also check within their home country through public and private organisations for any financial assistance they may provide to students looking to study abroad.
Canadian International Development Agency Scholarships
Several scholarships are available to students wishing to complete their studies in Canada.
International Council for Canadian Studies
Several awards are offered for internships, graduate, and post graduate research on Canada.
International Development Research Centre (IDRC) Funding
IDRC funds research activities that are designed to provide direct benefits to developing countries and their citizens.
International Scholarship Programs for Study in Canada
The Government of Canada offers awards to foreign students for study in Canada.
Ontario Graduate Scholarship Program (OGS)
This program is designed to encourage excellence in graduate studies at the master’s and doctoral levels.
Quebec Exemption from Differential Tuition Fees
The government of Québec grants an exemption from the additional financial contribution to students who qualify.
Québec Merit Fellowships Program for Foreign Students
Doctoral research scholarships, postdoctoral fellowship scholarships, and short-term research or professional development scholarships.
The Rotary Foundation's Ambassadorial Scholarships
The world's largest privately funded international scholarships program offers more than 1,000 scholarships per year.
Visiting Fellowships in Canadian Government Laboratories
The National Research Council (NRC) offers research associateships to promising emerging scientists and engineers.
The Trudeau Foundation Doctoral Scholarships Programme
Fifteen new scholarships are offered every year to outstanding doctoral candidates in the social sciences and humanities.