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For twenty-seven years running, the University of Waterloo has ranked first in Canada as most innovative university.

Waterloo is pleased to provide the President's Graduate Scholarship (PGS) to outstanding graduate students who hold major federally and provincially funded competition-based scholarships.

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  1. Oct. 24, 2021Restarting travel and roadmap to reopening Ontario

    On October 25 the following email was shared with the campus community


    To: University of Waterloo community

    From: Vivek Goel, President and Vice-Chancellor and James W.E. Rush, Vice-President, Academic & Provost

    Subject: Restarting travel and roadmap to reopening Ontario

  2. Oct. 20, 2021Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunity in the School of Public Health Sciences

    The Faculty of Health is recruiting for a postdoctoral position. Please see the details below.

  3. Oct. 20, 2021Funding your graduate education session for prospective grad students

    On Wednesday, October 27, Heidi Mussar, Associate Director, Graduate Financial Aid and Awards will give a presentation on “Funding your graduate education” for prospective graduate students. The session will be hosted online via Zoom from 2 – 4 pm. She’ll provide an overview of internal and external funding opportunities, such as bursaries, Graduate Research Studentships, TAs, RAs, federal and provincial scholarships, and the process of applying for and receiving additional funding.

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  1. Oct. 28, 2021Funding your graduate education live chats
    Person with cell phone in front of computer

    Prospective graduate students, we’re here to support you in applying for funding and scholarships to support your graduate studies.

  2. Oct. 29, 2021Funding your graduate education live chats
    Person with cell phone in front of computer

    Prospective graduate students, we’re here to support you in applying for funding and scholarships to support your graduate studies.

  3. Nov. 1, 20212021-22 GRADflix training session
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    Does making a video sound daunting? Are you interested in GRADflix but not sure how to get started? This training session will cover all the tools you need to create a 60 second video!

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  1. June 20, 2021Professional Skills Foundations staff profile: Ileana Diaz
    Ileana Diaz

    Ileana Diaz has joined the Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs team in the Graduate Professional Skills Program Specialist role to support the Professional Skills Foundations program! Join us in getting to know a bit more about Ileana.

  2. Nov. 22, 2020Engaging in Professional Development During the COVID-19 Pandemic
    Navya and her supervisor stand by Navya's poster presentation.

    Tell us a bit about yourself. What is/was your program and research focus?

  3. Oct. 18, 2020From Field to Film: Making Science Accessible

    We all care about our research. We think our projects are cool, our data is important, and the answers to our questions will save the world. We know the lingo, speak the language, and understand the background. We are immersed in our topic 24/7, 365 days a year, for what feels like forever. So when asked why other people should care about my research, and to explain it in only 60 seconds, I really had to stop and think. Because why WOULDN’T everyone care?!

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