RBC Water Scholars Graduate Entrance Scholarship- MASC in Civil Engineering Ongoing

Awarded By: University of Waterloo in Canada
Updated on Mar 7, 2024
Rekha Madi
Rekha Madi
University Research Analyst
Course: Masters
Deadline: Feb 1, 2024
Amount: USD 10,000

Scholarship Overview

Entrance scholarships, valued at $5,000 for Master’s students and $10,000 for Doctoral students, will be awarded annually to full-time graduate students registered in the Collaborative Water program. Recipients will be selected based on their commitment to a water-focused program of study and academic excellence (minimum 80% average in each of the last two years of full-time academic study). This fund is made possible by a donation from the RBC Foundation to support and facilitate excellence in integrated water management.

Applicable course, university, and country

  • Master of Applied Science in Civil Engineering
  • All the mentioned programs are eligible for this scholarship:
    • Arts → Economics
    • Engineering → Civil & Environmental Eng
    • Environment → Environment & Resource Studies, Geography & Environmental Mgmt
    • Mathematics → Applied Mathematics
    • Science → Biology, Earth & Environmental Sciences

Scholarship amount details

$5000 for Master’s students and $10,000 for Doctoral students
Conversion rate used: 1 CAD = Rs. 61.33 (last updated 7th December 2023).
Scholarship amount will be given: Yearly
Scholarship amount can be used for:

Type of Expense Indicates if the scholarship can be used for this type of expense
Tuition & Fees ✔ Scholarship amount can be used for this
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, United Kingdomraine, 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 one academic
  • CV: Resume is required
  • Academic transcripts
  • Supplementary Information Form
  • Scholarship/sponsorship document (if applicable)

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 Document Indicates if this type of document is required to be submitted
Transcripts Required
CV Required
LOR Required

Important Dates & FAQ info:

Info Date
Application Deadline February 01, 2024
Contact Email: vvlasic@uwaterlooca
FAQ Link: Not Available
Phone Number: 519-888-4567

Scholarship Eligibility

  • Graduate students registered at the University of Waterloo who are conducting research in water and are registered in the collaborative Integrated Water Management Program are eligible for this scholarship
  • Applicant must be entering in Full-Time Master degree
  • Applicant must be conducting research in water and are registered in the collaborative Integrated Water Management Program
  • Applicants must hold a minimum 80% average in each of the last two years of full-time academic study
  • An applicant must have a 4-year bachelor honors degree or 3 years bachelor with a master’s degree
  • IELTS: 65 with Writing 60, Speaking 60
  • TOEFL: 80 with Writing-22, Reading-20, Speaking-20 & Listening-18
  • PTE: 60 with Writing & Speaking 60 each

Special Restrictions:
No Special Restriction applicable
Exams Details:

Exam Name Indicates if exam is required
TOEFL Required (minimum score 80)
IELTS Required (minimum score 65)
PTE Required (minimum score 60)
UG Required

iSchoolConnect Rating

The rating is done considering various factors

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?
The students must have completed their secondary education and bachelors degree from a recognized institution.

What is the procedure for applying?
No separate application is needed.

What are the documents required for filling the forms?
Official transcripts, LOR, CV.

What is the duration of the Scholarship?