Closing date: Consult with academic unit

Student type: Domestic and International students are eligible for this scholarship program.

Level of study: Master, Doctoral

Study area: Any

Scholarship value:


  • Award is for one (1) year

$13,000 (Masters) MSc, MMF and MMA – renewable once
$20,000 (Doctoral) – renewable once
$13,000 (MBA) – non renewable and certain eligibility criteria apply (see table)

Description: The PhD Arbour Scholarship competition is open to full-time students registered in selected PhD programs at one of the following nine (9) universities that partner with the Arbour Foundation (hereinafter called ‘the Foundation’): Bishop’s University, Concordia University, École de technologie supérieure, HEC Montréal, McGill University, Polytechnique Montréal, Université de Montréal, Université de Sherbrooke, and Université du Québec à Montréal.


● have completedat least 2 full-time semesters in a Québec university 12 months*.These 2 full-time semesters do not necessarily have to be in the same field as the degree currently sought out;

● être inscrit​·e à temps plein dans un programme de doctorat;

● have an average grade ofat least 75% (university level);

● not have completed more than three(at the time of scholarship application).

How to apply:  apply online

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