Graduate Admission Scholarships

Doctorate Admission Scholarship (uOttawa)

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Doctorate’s Admission Scholarship, Second Component – Faculty of Health Sciences

The second component is paid to the student in various forms including teaching assistantship positions (Canadian Union of Public Employees, CUPE) such as Teaching Assistant/Demonstrator/Lab Monitor, Tutor, Corrector/(Marker) and Proctor, or Research Assistant (RA) (CUPE) or Teaching Contracts (Association of Part-Time of the University of Ottawa, APTPUO) or any other position funded through the Faculty’s operational funds (i.e., simulated patients), as long as you are registered full-time, available to work in Ottawa, have a valid Social Insurance Number (SIN), and a Canadian bank account, for the duration of the scholarship.

*The following are excluded: students registered in the Doctorate of Philosophy in Nursing do not get the second component.

Master's Admission Scholarship (uOttawa)

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Master’s Admission Scholarship, Second Component – Faculty of Health Sciences

For students with an admission average of 9.0 and above:

Students registered full-time in a master’s with thesis program: $7,500 offered in the form of assistantships and/or internal scholarships paid in the first year of the program by the Faculty of Health Sciences.

Students registered full-time in a course-based master’s program (non-thesis) receive no second component.  

Students registered full-time in the Master of Science Nursing – Distance Option receive no second component.  

Faculty of Health Sciences Special Scholarship, as of September 2021

Master’s with thesis program

Faculty Special Merit Scholarship of $7,500 in total, distributed over the first three terms only of the programme ($2,500 per term), for Canadian, permanent residents, protected persons or members of a diplomatic corps full-time students with an admission average between 8.0 and 8.99 and registered in a master’s with thesis program.

Exception for students in the Master of Science Nursing: Canadians students, permanent residents, protected persons or members of a diplomatic corps admitted with an admission average between 8,0 and 8,99 in the full-time program with thesis will be eligible for a Special Merit Scholarship of 6 000$ ($2,000 per term) in the second year of the program (that is, terms 4, 5 and 6) once a professor formally accepts to supervise their thesis.

Course-based master’s program (non thesis)

Faculty Special Merit Scholarship of $1,500 in total, distributed over the first three terms only of the programme ($500 per term), for Canadian, permanent residents, protected persons or members of a diplomatic corps, full-time students with an admission average between 8.0 and 8.99 and registered in a course-based master’s program (non thesis).

Exception for students in the Master of Science Nursing: Canadian, permanent residents, protected persons or members of a diplomatic corps, full-time students with an admission average between 8,0 and 8,99 and registered in the thesis or non-thesis program.

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