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Ontario Women's Health Scholars Award

Ontario Women's Health Scholars Award


Funded by the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long–Term Care, a Scholar Awards Program in Women’s Health has been established to ensure that Ontario attracts and retains pre–eminent women’s health scholars. The community of women’s health scholars fostered by this Awards Program will excel, according to internationally accepted standards of scientific excellence, in the creation of new knowledge about women’s health and its translation into improved health for women, more effective health services and products for women, and a strengthened health care system.

Value and Duration

  • Master’s Awards — $25,000 plus $1,000 research allowance
  • Doctoral Awards — $35,000 plus $2,000 research allowance
  • Postdoctoral Awards — $50,000 plus $5,000 research allowance



  • December 1

How to Apply


In order to apply for this award, please follow the instructions of the Council of Ontario Universities website and submit a complete application package in one file to the Scholarship & Awards Coordinator. The confidential letters must also be sent directly to the Scholarship & Awards Coordinator.


  • If you require further assistance, please contact our Scholarship & Awards Coordinator or Research Officer by visiting our FGS Staff Directory.