A scholarship for both Master’s and Doctoral students registered in a Canadian university
The RCGS Graduate Research Scholarships (up to a total of $13,000 to be allocated to several submissions, with no one submission exceeding $5,000), are awarded annually by The Royal Canadian Geographical Society. It is open to both Master’s and Doctoral students registered in a Canadian university. The geographical focus of the research is open to anywhere in Canada.
Applicants must be Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada. Students must be registered in a Canadian university, and must propose a research topic that addresses some substantive element of geography of Canada. The Scholarship will normally be awarded to a student (full-time or part-time) whose course work will be completed by the May following the application deadline.
The deadline for receipt of applications is February 14.
The 2021 competition is now complete. Please check back in September for application information for 2022!
Graduate research grant application
Support geographical literacy and exploration in Canada.