Bank of Canada Master Scholarship Award for Women in Economics and Finance, 2017.Scholarships for women in Canada.The Bank of Canada is welcoming applicants for master scholarship programme in the field of Economics and Finance. These scholarships exclusively open the women of Canada.The aim of the scholarship is to attract and advance women in core areas of the Bank where they are under-represented.The Bank of Canada is the nation’s central bank. Its principal role is to promote the economic and financial welfare of Canada.
Study Level: These scholarships are available to pursue the master degree.
Course Subject: These scholarships are awarded in the fields of Economics and Finance.
Scholarship Advantages: These scholarships will cover $10,000 for tuition and other related expenses, combined with an offer of permanent employment at the Bank of Canada upon successful completion of a master’s degree in economics or finance at a Canadian university.
NO. of Scholarships: Five scholarships are available.
Scholarship can be taken in Canada
Eligibility Criteria: Applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements:
A Canadian citizen or permanent resident;
A student who self-identifies as a woman;
Pursuing studies on a full-time or part-time basis at a Canadian academic institution with degree-granting
Powers and in a field that is related to the work of the Bank of Canada, specializing in
Economics or the financial sector; and
Maintaining an overall average grade of 70 percent or higher.
Nationality: Canadian women are eligible for these scholarships.
Requirements for Entrance: Applicants must have grade of 70 per cent or higher.
Apply Procedure: Applicants can apply via online mode.
Proof of acceptance or enrollment in a master’s degree program in economics or finance,
Official transcripts of their undergraduate academic record and the highest level of studies previously completed, if applicable, and
A current résumé and cover letter (including information such as reasons for pursuing a specific field of study and research and career interests).
Apply Deadline: The application deadline is October 9, 2017.