Are you an aspiring graduate student in the fields of Architecture, Engineering, or Technology, looking to pursue a Master’s or Ph.D. degree? The University of Waterloo in Canada is offering the prestigious Hira and Kamal Ahuja International Graduate Scholarship for the academic year 2023. This scholarship aims to support talented students and is made possible by a generous donation from Professor Hira Ahuja.
The Hira and Kamal Ahuja International Graduate Scholarship provides partial funding of $10,000 per annum to a deserving graduate student enrolled full-time in the Faculty of Engineering. The scholarship is awarded based on academic excellence, making it a great opportunity for high-achieving students.
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Enrolled full-time in a Master’s or Doctoral program within the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Waterloo.
- Graduated from one of the following Indian institutes:
- Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) in Delhi, Mumbai, Ropar, Roorkee, Kanpur, or Kharagpur.
- National Institutes of Technology (NIT) in India, in case eligible IIT candidates are not available.
- Must be a permanent resident of Canada.
- Preference will be given to candidates who identify as women, especially in cases where women are underrepresented in the respective field of study.
The scholarship is applicable to the following programs within the Faculty of Engineering:
- MBET (Master of Business, Entrepreneurship, and Technology)
- Chemical Engineering
- Civil & Environmental Engineering
- Electrical & Computer Engineering
- Management Sciences
- Mechanical & Mechatronics Engineering
- Quantum Computing
- Systems Design Engineering
The deadline for submitting your application may vary, so it is essential to check the official University of Waterloo website or the scholarship page for specific dates.
If you meet the eligibility criteria and wish to pursue your higher studies at the University of Waterloo, this scholarship can be an excellent financial support opportunity for you. Don’t miss this chance to be a part of one of Canada’s top universities and receive recognition for your academic achievements!