Vanier scholarship deadline on horizon

Applications are now being accepted for the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (CGS) program.

This prestigious program is designed to attract and retain world-class doctoral students by offering them a significant financial award to assist them during their studies at Canadian universities.

Vanier Scholars demonstrate leadership skills and a high standard of scholarly achievement in the social sciences and humanities, natural sciences and engineering, and health-related fields.

Canadian and international students are eligible to be nominated for a Vanier scholarship, which is valued at $50,000 per year for three years.

The University of Lethbridge has the opportunity to forward application(s) for this year's Vanier Canada scholarship competition.

To apply, contact Deirdre Coburn ( in the School of Graduate Studies or visit the Vanier Canada website for further information.

The internal deadline for applications is Wednesday, Sept. 15.