University of Saskatchewan Graduate Scholarship

Awarded by : University of Saskatchewan

Updated on Aug 18, 2022
Amrita Kaur

University Research Analyst

University of Saskatchewan Graduate Scholarship

  • Applicable for

    University of Saskatchewan in Canada

  • Max scholarship per student

    Rs 9,90,880/-

  • No. of students to be awarded

    Varies

  • Course Level

    Masters

  • Intake year

    Sep 2023 +1 more

  • Type of scholarships

    Merit

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Scholarship Overview

  • The University of Saskatchewan Graduate Scholarship (UGS) is open to students in select departments only. New and continuing students in acceptable academic standing must be nominated by their departments.

Applicable course, university and country

This scholarship is applicable for Masters Degree

This scholarship is applicable for the following courses in University of Saskatchewan in Canada

The College of Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies (CGPS) offers University Graduate Scholarships to students in the following departments/units:

  • Anthropology
  • Art & Art History
  • College of Dentistry
  • Curriculum Studies
  • Education - cross-departmental PhD program
  • Indigenous Studies
  • Languages, Literatures, & Cultural Studies
  • Large Animal Clinical Sciences
  • Linguistics & Religious Studies
  • Marketing
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Small Animal Clinical Sciences
  • Veterinary Pathology
  • Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies

Scholarship amount details

Max scholarship per student: CAD 16,000 => Rs 9,90,880

Conversion rate used: 1 CAD = Rs. 60.43 (last updated 1st December 2022)

Scholarship amount will be given: One Time

Scholarship amount can be used for

Type of Expense Indicates if scholarship can be used for this type of expense
Tuition & Fees Scholarship amount can be used for this
Living Expense ×Not covered in scholarship
Accommodation ×Not covered in scholarship
Air Fare/Travel Expenses ×Not covered in scholarship
Spouse/Child Care ×Not covered in scholarship
Health Cover ×Not covered in scholarship
Application ×Not covered in scholarship
Others ×Not covered in scholarship

  • Master's Thesis: $16,000 (may be tenable for up to 24 months).

Student Awards

Number of students to be awarded: Varies

Scholarship Eligibility

Special Restrictions

  • No Special Restriction applicable

Exams Details

Exam name Indicates if exam is required and cutoff (if any)
TOEFL Required (minimum score 86)
IELTS Required (minimum score 6.5)
PTE Required (minimum score 63)
12 Required (minimum score 80.0%)

Eligibility

  • All University Graduate Scholarships (UGS) recipients must be full-time, fully-qualified students who are either continuing their program or are in the process of being admitted into a graduate degree program.
  • Students must be in the first 36 months of a Master’s degree program or the first 48 months of a Doctoral degree program to apply for or hold a UGS.
  • Applicants must have a minimum of 80% average as a continuing student or entrance average as a prospective student.
  • IELTS- overall score 6.5 with minimum 6.0 in each component
  • TOEFL- overall score 86 with minimum score 19 in each section 
  • PTE- overall score 63 with minimum section 59 

Eligible student nationality

This scholarship is applicable for students from India +239 more

Application Process for this scholarship

A complete student application contains the following items:

  • The completed General Awards Application located online at https://www.surveymonkey.ca/r/UGS.
  • Photocopies of official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions attended. We will obtain the student’s University of Saskatchewan records.
  • Two letters of reference, which must be sent confidentially to gradstudies.awards@usask.ca. See below for instructions on writing the reference letters.
  • Letters should be on letterhead and signed by the referee. They should support the information in the student’s application, be enthusiastic, focus on the student’s skills, past achievements, and potential. They should stress strengths and personal attributes, comment on the quality of publication venues, and demonstrate why the student is of superior caliber and worthy of an award.

Scholarship Application

Students will be auto-considered for this scholarship when they apply for the courses on which this scholarship is applicable. No separate application is needed.

Important Dates

Date Additional Details
Application final end date Not Available
  • Applications are closed now 

Please note that these dates could be in local country times and may not be IST (Indian standard time).

Additional Information

Reference letters from a student’s departmental application can be used if they address the points below.

  • The length of time and capacity in which you have known the student.
  • The student’s academic background and preparedness.
  • The student’s research productivity and/or potential.
  • The quality of the venues in which the student’s works have been published/presented.
  • The student’s leadership and interpersonal skills.
  • Any other outstanding achievements of the student.

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