Applications for the Ontario Graduate Scholarship (OGS)/Queen Elizabeth II Graduate Scholarship in Science and Technology (QEII-GSST) are currently open.

The Ontario Graduate Scholarship (OGS) and the Queen Elizabeth II Graduate Scholarship in Science and Technology (QEII-GSST) programs encourage excellence in graduate studies at publicly-assisted universities in Ontario. Both programs are jointly funded by the Ontario government and participating institutions. The government contributes two-thirds of the value of the awards and the university provides the remaining one-third.


  • Applicants must be an international student studying in Ontario with a student study permit under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (Canada). Successful OGS International recipients who are residing outside of Canada due to COVID-19 will be required to show either proof of existing study permit or in-progress study permit application before funds will be released to them.
  • Applicants must have achieved a first-class average (minimum of A-/80%), in EACH of the last two completed years of study (full-time equivalent).
  • Applicants must be currently registered in a graduate program (or on an approved inactive term from their graduate program) by at least the fall 2021 term.

Eligible Countries: International, Permanent Residents & Domestic

Type: Masters, PhD

Number of Scholarships: Limited

Value of Scholarship: Each OGS and QEII-GSST is valued at a maximum of $15,000 per year. The award is paid as $5,000 per term for either two or three terms.

Method of Application:

Application Deadline: 30th September 2022 at 4:00 p.m. (ET)

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