The Vector Scholarship in Artificial Intelligence supports the recruitment of top students to AI-related master’s programs in Ontario. Valued at $17,500 for one year of full-time study at an Ontario university, these merit-based entrance awards recognize exceptional candidates pursuing a master’s program recognized by the Vector Institute or who are following an individualized study path that is demonstrably AI-focused. Students in both core technical programs and complementary fields such as business and health are eligible for nomination. Scholarship nominations open January 6 and close April 3, 2020.
As students cannot apply directly to the Vector Institute for the scholarship, they are encouraged to work with the Ontario university to which they have applied for full-time master’s study. Individual programs may have specific internal deadlines related to the scholarship for applicants they will be nominating. Scholarship nominations open January 6, 2020 , and all scholarship nomination packages must be submitted by Ontario universities to the Vector Institute by April 3, 2020.
To be eligible for consideration for the scholarship, prospective students must:
Scholarship applications must be submitted through the program(s) the prospective student has applied to and include the following components:
If you receive a Vector Scholarship in Artificial Intelligence for 2020-21, you must be registered full-time at the Ontario university by which you were nominated to receive the award. Scholarship funds will be provided directly to the university to disperse to you. Please note that the award is non-transferable.
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