IDRC Research Awards 2021 for Master’s and Doctoral Students in Canada

IDRC Research Awards 2021 for Master’s and Doctoral Students in Canada for all the qualified students all the countries application form is out. Interested students are to provide genuine information on the registration portal. The scholarship is not limited to any specific region or school. It is open to all the qualified Masters and Doctoral certificate holders.

IDRC Research  Scholarship Awards is offered yearly to students who show well-rounded excellence and desire to make real change-whether in their communities or around the world. It an award that considers outstanding achievement, commendable contributions, and the strength of personal character. You must have good academic record to be selected for this award.  All the selected candidates will be granted a one-year paid program to gain knowledge in research and hands-on experience in research.

The criteria for the IDRC Research Awards is to be on clarity and appropriateness in addressing and the ethical considerations, gender dimensions of the proposed research; and
the applicant’s capacity to conduct the proposed program of research, including academic training, local language capacity, and related experience.

Requirements for the Scholarship

  • The awards are for Canadians, permanent residents of Canada, and citizens of developing countries who have recently completed a master’s or doctoral degree at a recognized university.
  • Students who are currently enrolled in a master’s or doctoral degree at a recognized university are also eligible
  • Citizens of a developing country who are enrolled in a master’s or a doctoral degree at a Canadian university OR have completed (within the last three years) a master’s or doctoral degree at a recognized university. In either case, applicants must already have a work permit valid for full-time work (37.5 hours per week) in Canada until December 31, 2021, prior to applying.
  • The student should have the capacity to conduct a program of work, including related employment experience.

Other Ongoing Scholarships

Berea College Scholarship 2020/2021 for International Students

2020/2021 International Undergraduate Student Bursary at the University of Manitoba

Rhodes Scholarships for West Africa Students to Study  in the UK, 2020

International Excellence Scholarships 2020/2021 At University of Bolton, UK

Arrangement of the Scholarship

  • Host Country: Canada
  • Institution: IDRC
  • Target Country: Canada and students from developing countries
  • Program: Master’s and Doctoral
  • Sponsor: IDRC
  • Scholarship Worth: CA$42,033 to $48,659

The Application Procedure

Deadline of the Application

The application deadline for the IDRC Research Awards 2021 call is 16:00 (EDT) September 2020.


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