OGS / Queen Elizabeth II Scholarship 2023 at University of Waterloo in Canada
The University of Waterloo in Canada is pleased to make open the application submission from suitably qualified international students who are looking to pursue a masters or PhD degree programme in Science and Technology at the university to apply for the 2023 OGS / Queen Elizabeth II Scholarship worth about $15,000 per year and is paid as $5,000 per term for either two or three terms.
The OGS / Queen Elizabeth II Scholarship is an annual award initiated by Ontario Graduate Scholarship (OGS) and the Queen Elizabeth II Graduate Scholarship in Science and Technology (QEII-GSST) to encourage excellence in graduate studies at publicly-assisted universities in Ontario. Both the Master’s scholarship and PhD scholarships are jointly funded by the Ontario government and participating institutions. The government contributes two-thirds of the value of the scholarship and the university provides the remaining one-third.
The University of Waterloo is a public research university with a main campus in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. The university was established in 1959 and consist of over 1,355 academic staff who are committed to delivering the best education to its students. The university offers academic programs administered by six faculties and thirteen faculty-based schools. It continues to operates the largest post-secondary co-operative education program in the world, with over 6,309 postgraduate student who are all beneficiaries of the various scholarship opportunities at the university.
Scholarship Sponsor(s): OGS / Queen Elizabeth II Scholarship
Host Institution(s): University of Waterloo in Canada
Scholarship Worth: Worth about $15,000 per year and is paid as $5,000 per term for either two or three terms.
Number of Awards: Not Mentioned
Nationality: International Students
Eligibility for the OGS / Queen Elizabeth II Scholarship 2023 at University of Waterloo in Canada:
- Applicants must be an international student studying in Ontario with a student study permit under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (Canada).
- Successful OGS International recipients who are residing outside of Canada due to COVID-19 will be required to show either proof of existing study permit or in-progress study permit application before funds will be released to them.
- Applicants must have achieved a first-class average (minimum of A-/80%), in each of the last two completed years of full time study.
- Applicants must be currently registered in a graduate program (or on an approved inactive term from their graduate program).
Method of Application for the OGS / Queen Elizabeth II Scholarship 2023 at University of Waterloo in Canada:
Interested applicants are required to apply using the following steps below:
- An OGS/QEII-GSST application is required in order to be considered for the scholarship.
- The application must be emailed to the proposed department graduate co-ordinator (see Step 2) before the application deadline.
Application Deadline: September 30, 2022.