UCL Scholarships and funding


Trudeau Foundation Scholarship

The Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation offers a three-year leadership program. At least 12 Scholars will be selected for the leadership program, and will receive generous funding for their studies

Key information

Value: Up to $60,000 (for up to three years)
Available to: Students in year 1 or 2 or those who have been accepted into a research degree
Selection criteria: Academic merit
Eligible fee status: Overseas
Eligible programmes: Research degrees
Additional eligibility criteria: Canadian citizen
Deadline: 21st December 2021 5pm EST


The Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation is offering at least 12 scholarships annually to current MPhil/PhD students and those who have been accepted into a research Degree who carry out research in areas related to the Foundation's four themes in the social sciences and humanities:

    • Human Rights and Dignity
    • Responsible Citizenship
    • Canada in the World
    • People and their Natural Environment

    You must be a Canadian citizen studying at a Canadian or foreign institution, or a non-Canadian (permanent resident or foreign national) enrolled in a doctoral program at a Canadian institution.

    Value, benefits, and duration

    The scholarships provide up to $60,000 per scholar for up to three years

    How to apply

    Applications to this scholarship are currently open

    You will need to complete and submit an online application form, including the required documents, to the Foundation's application portal . The final deadline to submit applications to the Foundation is 21st December 2021 at 5 p.m. EST