Women's Health Scholars Awards 2013-2014


To financially support research in and study of women's health at Ontario universities.

Please see the website for further details external link


Open to students registered full-time in a Master's or Doctoral graduate programme at an Ontario university and sponsored and endorsed by a Dean of graduate studies at his or her university. For a postdoctoral award, applicants must be engaged in full-time research at an Ontario university at the time of taking up the award.

Quantity Available

up to two awards (each of the Master’s, Doctoral and Postdoctoral)


  • Annual

Study Length

2 year term for Master's and up to 3 years for Doctoral and postdoctoral programmes

Award Value

Master’s Awards - $18,000 plus $1,000 research allowance; Doctoral Awards - $20,000 plus $2,000 research allowance; Postdoctoral Awards - $40,000 plus $5,000 research allowance

Application procedure

Applicants must submit their application form, curriculum vitae, a statement of research to be undertaken during the period of graduate or postdoctoral study, transcripts and reference letters. Applications are available from the Deans office of Ontario universities or from the website.

Closing date

January 30th

Study Level

  • Postgraduate
  • Doctorate

Ontario Council on Graduate Studies (OCGS)

The Ontario Council on Graduate Studies (OCGS) is an affiliate of the Council of Ontario Universities (COU). OCGS strives to ensure quality research and education across Ontario. In order to achieve this, OCGS conducts quality reviews of research programmes that have been proposed for implementation in Ontario's universities. It also performs quality reviews of existing programmes on a 7 year cycle.

Contact Details

  • cou.on.ca
  • 416 979 2165 ext 212
  • 416 979 8635
  • 180 Dundas Street West Suite 1100
    M5G 1Z8

More information

For more information regarding this award, please contact the Ontario Council on Graduate Studies (OCGS) by using the links below.


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