Eligibility of HQP Applicants

The HQP Scholarship Program is a scholarship program which provides financial support for students entering into a NEW graduate program. The HQP Program is not a graduate program itself.  Your academic studies will be governed by the guidelines and regulations of your home department.

Eligibility Checklist

To be eligible for an HQP scholarship you:

  • Are entering into your first semester of a Master's Thesis or Ph.D. program
  • Are a Canadian citizen, landed immigrant, or are studying under an International Visa
  • You will be registered in a full-time graduate program at U of G

To be eligible for an HQP scholarship you are NOT:

  • Currently registered at the University of Guelph in the program that you are applying for a scholarship (i.e. already started your program)
  • A current OMAFRA employee
  • Receiving another major student stipend such as an award from NSERC, OGS, SSHRC, CIHR

Questions About Your Eligibility?

If you have any questions about your eligibility for the HQP scholarship, email omafhqp@uoguelph.ca or the OMAFRA Program Co-Ordinator.

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