Master’s Award: 2018-2019 (Frederick Banting and Charles Best Canada Graduate Scholarships)

Well-being, Health and Biomedical Discovery


Academic Unit:

Memorial Deadline: Inquire with SGS

External Deadline: Monday 3rd, December 2018


The Canada Graduate Scholarships Master’s Awards are intended to provide special recognition and support to students who are pursuing a Master’s degree in a health related field at a Canadian institution. These candidates are expected to have an exceptionally high potential for future research achievement and productivity.

For detailed information, visit Tri-Agency Harmonization of the Canada Graduate Scholarships.

Funds Available

CIHR and partner(s) financial contributions for this initiative are subject to availability of funds. Should CIHR or partner(s) funding levels not be available or are decreased due to unforeseen circumstances, CIHR and partner(s) reserve the right to reduce, defer or suspend financial contributions to awards received as a result of this funding opportunity.

  • The total amount available for this funding opportunity is $7M, enough to fund approximately 400 awards.
  • Trainee stipend: $17,500 per annum.

Consult with CIHR’s website for more program details.

Contact Gail Lamkin, School of Graduate Studies, for inquiries on the internal application process at MUN.

Funding Sources

Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR)

This opportunity was posted by: RGCS

Last modified: October 2, 2018