leap-scholar-logo

Select Country

dropdown-icon
hamburger-menu

Overview

Scholarship Amount Details

Eligibility

Application Process

About the

Scholarship

University of Waterloo

Scholarship Awarded by

scholarship-logo

Amount

$7.8K (Rs 6.0L)

Course Level

Postgraduate, Ph.D.

Deadline

May 31, 2023

About the Scholarship

  • Prof. Hira Ahuja has endowed this scholarship, which is available to deserving students pursuing graduate studies in the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Waterloo.
  • Professor Hira Ahuja donated to make this scholarship feasible.

Overview

No. of scholarships to be awarded

Varies

Type of scholarship

Merit

Renewability

Yes

Application deadline

2023-05-31

Announcement of award on

N/A

Applicability of the scholarship

Courses

Postgraduate, Ph.D.

Universities

University of Waterloo

Countries

Canada

Get step by step guidance to reach your

Dream University

Over 87% students move abroad with Leap Counselling Get expert study abroad help today!

Scholarship amount details

  • The annual income generated by the Fund will determine the value of the award. The goal is to provide at least one Award of $10,000 in value. 
  • The amount of money awarded and/or the number of awards given out may vary from year to year. Master's students may earn this grant for up to two years, and Doctoral students may receive it for up to four years, as long as they maintain high academic standing (minimum 80 percent) and remain enrolled full-time in their degree. 
  • This grant will be in addition to the student's offer letter's guaranteed money.

Eligibility

  • International students who have graduated from any of the following IITs: Delhi, Mumbai, Ropar, Roorkee, Kanpur, and Kharagpur. 
  • Graduate students enrolled full-time in a Master's or Doctoral programme in the Faculty of Engineering. Students from all NIITs in India will be considered if a suitable candidate from an IIT is not available.
  • Permanent resident of Canada with an IIT or NIIT degree Preference will be given to candidates who identify as women, meet the above qualifications, and work in a field where women are underrepresented.
  • If a qualifying candidate is not available in any given year, funds will be kept and numerous prizes may be given out in the next year. 
  • The Engineering Graduate Office will identify candidates and choose recipients in cooperation with Prof. Sanjeev Bedi.

Application Process

  • Student selected automatically by Faculty/Department

Additional Information

Scholarship Registration Link

N/A

Contact Email

sdimitro@uwaterloo.ca

Contact Number

519-888-4567