The University of Winnipeg Faculty of Graduate Studies has a variety of awards and scholarships to assist students in pursuing their graduate studies.

The President’s Scholarship is given to international students entering a University of Winnipeg graduate program for the first time. Applicants must have a minimum 80% admission average or equivalent and must be involved in activities that demonstrate leadership.

Type: Masters, PhD

Application Deadline: June 1, 2024

Value & Duration of Award: The University of Winnipeg President’s Scholarships for International Students for Graduate Students are valued at $5,000

Eligible Countries: International Students

Eligibility: To be considered for the University of Winnipeg President’s Scholarship, you must:

  • Have a minimum 80% admission average or equivalent
  • Be an international student
  • Entering the first year of any program
  • Demonstrate exceptional leadership qualities
  • Submit a complete admission application by the scholarship deadline date.

Qualifying year or Pre-Masters students do not qualify.

How To Apply: Interested candidates should click on “Apply For This Scholarship” below

Required Documents: To apply, candidates must be ready to submit the following documents;

  • A completed application form.
  • One 250-500 word personal statement
  • A curriculum vitae
  • Two references who can speak to your extra-curricular/volunteer activities
  • Applicants to the President’s Scholarship for World Leaders should apply through the Awards Office.