Ontario Graduate Fellowships- Engineering Master

Awarded By: University of Waterloo in Canada
Updated on Apr 5, 2024
Rekha Madi
Rekha Madi
University Research Analyst
Course: Masters
Deadline: Apr 5, 2024
Amount: CAD 24,000

Scholarship Overview

Ontario Graduate Fellowships is a type of scholarship which is offered at University of Waterloo to those international students who are pursuing a Masters Degree. Bachelor degree is required for applicants to be eligible for this scholarship. To be eligible for this award, international students must take English language examinations as well as standardised exams like TOEFL, IELTS and GRE. In order to apply for the scholarship, students need the following documents: LOR and CV.

Applicable course, university, and country

This scholarship is applicable for the following courses in University of Waterloo in Canada

  • Master of Applied Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Master of Engineering in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Masters of Engineering in Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering
  • Master of Engineering in Chemical Engineering
  • Master of Applied Science in Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering
  • Master of Applied Science in Civil Engineering
  • Master of Engineering in Systems Design Engineering
  • Master of Applied Science in Chemical Engineering


Scholarship amount details

Max scholarship per student: CAD 24,000 => Rs 14,70,000
Conversion rate used: 1 CAD = Rs. 62.20 (last updated 9th January 2024)

Scholarship amount will be given: Every Trimester

Scholarship amount can be used for:

Type of Expense Indicates if the scholarship can be used for this type of expense
Tuition & Fees × Not covered in scholarship
Living Expense × Not covered in scholarship
Accommodation × Not covered in scholarship
Air Fare/Travel Expenses × Not covered in scholarship
Spouse/Child Care × Not covered in scholarship
Health Cover × Not covered in scholarship
Application × Not covered in scholarship
Others × Not covered in scholarship

Number of students to be awarded:

Eligible student nationality

India, United States of America, United Kingdom, Australia, Singapore, New Zealand, Canada, Germany, Malaysia, Sweden, France, Switzerland, Netherlands, Denmark, Spain, Russia, United Arab Emirates, Ireland, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Norway, Japan, Thailand, Belgium, Armenia, Fiji, China, South Korea, Greece, Mauritius, Estonia, Luxembourg, Ukraine, South Africa, Hungary, Austria, Slovenia, Philippines, Cyprus, Bangladesh, Lithuania, Monaco, Nepal, Georgia, Hong Kong, Turkey, Malta, Bahrain, Barbados, Guyana, Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, American Samoa, Andorra, Angola, Anguilla, Antarctica, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bermuda, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, British Indian Ocean Territory, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Cayman Islands, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, Christmas Island, Cocos Islands, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Curacao, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, Finland, French Polynesia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Gibraltar, Greenland, Grenada, Guam, Guatemala, Guernsey, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Honduras, Iceland, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Isle of Man, Israel, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Jersey, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Macao, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mayotte, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Montserrat, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Netherlands Antilles, New Caledonia, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Northern Mariana Islands, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Pitcairn, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Reunion, Romania, Rwanda, Saint Barthelemy, Saint Helena, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Martin, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Swaziland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Togo, Tokelau, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Turks and Caicos Islands, Tuvalu, U.S. Virgin Islands, Uganda, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vatican, Venezuela, Vietnam, Wallis and Futuna, Western Sahara, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Appication Process for this scholarship

  • LOR: 3 references are required (with at least 1 academic- Civil & Environment Engineering), (with at least 2 Academic- System Design Engineering)
  • LOR- 2 references (with at least 1 academic- Electrical & Computer Engineering and Chemical Engineering), (with 2 academic reference- Mechanical & Mechatronics Engineering)
  • CV: A resume is required
  • Transcripts
  • Supplementary Information Form or Statement of Interest
  • Application process:
  • Students will be selected automatically by Faculty/Department

Scholarship Application:
Students will be auto-considered for this scholarship when they apply for the courses on which this scholarship is applicable.
No separate application is needed.

Application Documents:

Type of documents Indicates if this type of document is required to be submitted
Transcripts Required


Important Dates & FAQ info:

Date Additional Details
Application final end date Not Available
Contact email askthecentre@uwaterlooca
Phone number 519-888-4567


Additional Information:

  • For further information about this award please contact the applicable Department Graduate Co-ordinator


Scholarship Eligibility

  • The fellowship will be awarded to graduate students on the basis of the student’s achievement and potential as a graduate student, as manifested in the student’s existing academic record and in his or her graduate application for admission
  • Applicants must have honors Bachelor’s degree (4-year) or equivalent
  • Minimum 75% overall standing in a four-year Honours Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • English language proficiency:
    • IELTS: 65 With writing: 60 and speaking: 60
    • TOEFL: 80 With writing 22, speaking 20, reading 20, listening 18
  • GRE accepted but the required score is not mentioned

Special Restrictions:
No Special Restriction applicable

Exams Details:

Exam name Indicates if exam is required and cutoff (if any)
TOEFL Required (minimum score 80)
IELTS Required (minimum score 65)
GRE Required
UG Required (minimum score 75%)


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Frequently Asked Questions

The frequently asked questions about the scholarship are:

Who can apply for the Scholarship?
The scholarship is applicable to students from various countries.

What is the minimum Qualification Required?
Bachelor degree is required for applicants to be eligible for this scholarship.
What is the procedure for applying?
No separate application is needed.

What are the documents required for filling the forms?
What is the duration of the Scholarship?
Every Trimester