Hira and Renu Ahuja International Graduate Scholarship

Award type: 
Award description: 

A scholarship valued at $20,000 is provided annually to a full-time graduate student enrolled in the Masters or Doctoral program in the Faculty of Engineering on the basis of academic excellence (minimum 80%). This scholarship is made possible by a donation from Professor Hira Ahuja.

Value description: 

This award is valued at up to $20,000 comprised of $10,000 from this award, and $10,000 paid as a Graduate Research Studentship (GRS) from the student's supervisor.

Eligibility & selection criteria: 
  • Graduate students registered full-time in a Master's or Doctoral program in the Faculty of Engineering
  • Selection to be based on demonstrated academic excellence (minimum 80% cumulative average in their current program or over the last two full-time academic years)
  • Preference will be given to female candidates
  • Selection will be based on the following preferences:
    • International students who hold a valid Canadian study permit and have graduated from an Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)
    • Permanent Residents of Canada who have graduated from an IIT
Masters, Doctoral
Engineering→Architecture, MBET, Chemical Engineering, Civil & Environmental Eng, Electrical & Computer Eng, Management Sciences, Mechanical & Mechatronics Eng, Quantum Computing, Systems Design Engineering
Canadian/Permanent resident, International/study permit student
Selection process: 
Student selected automatically by Faculty/Department
Winter, Spring, Fall
Contact detail: 

Please contact your Engineering department/program Graduate Co-ordinator for further information regarding this award.