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Scholarships for Enrolled Students


Internal Scholarships

Thanks to the Dominican University College Foundation and to the generosity of benefactors, religious communities, organizations and individuals, DUC is able to offer students a wide range of scholarships and bursaries. Students are invited to apply for scholarships after they register for their program in September. 

Click here to download the application form.

Applications for these internal bursaries and scholarships must be submitted to room 209, no later than November 15, 2017 at 3:00pm.


Internal Graduate Scholarships and Fellowships

DUC Entrance Bursaries are available in the 2017-2018 academic year for eligible* new applicants. Eligible applicants to the Masters programs will receive a Graduate Entrance Bursary of $6000 and eligible applicants to the Doctoral programs will receive a Graduate Entrance Bursary of $8000.

Application forms are sent by mail with the Letter of Admission. Complete and return this form to the Registrar's Office. The Entrance Bursaries are then distributed after the beginning of each per semester. 

*To be considered eligible, a student must have maintained a A- average, must be a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident and must not have surpassed the expected graduation deadline for his or her program.

There are also opportunities for paid student assistantships (in the amount of $1800 per session) for qualified graduate students.


External Graduate Scholarships and Fellowships

A wide range of scholarships and fellowships are available to DUC graduate students.

DUC graduate students, who are Canadian citizens or permanent residents, and who have a strong academic standing at the undergraduate level, are eligible to apply for Masters and Doctoral Fellowships from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC).

Click here to see details regarding SSHRC application procedures.

Ontario Graduate Scholarships (OGS) are also available to both Masters and Doctoral candidates. The principal criteria for eligibility are Canadian citizenship or permanent residency and a strong academic performance at the undergraduate level.


Submit your application(s), with complete supporting documentation, to Caroline Vandergoten, Assistant Registrar, Room 209, no later than November 15, 2017 at 3:00 pm.



2017-2018 OGS Applications