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Temerty Graduate Entrance Scholarships

The Temerty Graduate Entrance Scholarships, established in 2022, provide a mechanism to attract the highest quality domestic candidates to our graduate programs. They are awarded to top graduate candidates in any of the research-based graduate programs in Temerty Medicine.

The first cohort of Temerty recipients was awarded in September 2022 for the 22-23 academic year. These awards are funded and administered by the Temerty Faculty of Medicine and are awarded directly to the winners, above and beyond the harmonized student’s stipend.

  • This is a two-year pilot project effective September 2022.
  • We will offer at least 10 awards/annum for a total of 20 awards during the pilot period. 


Application Required: No

Value: $10,000

Level of Study: Doctoral, master's 

Required Legal Status: Domestic

Award Details


  • $10,000 - 2 installments of $5,000 (September and January). 


  • These awards are only available to incoming domestic (Canadian citizens and landed immigrants) applicants of the highest caliber (top 1%) in the thesis-based MSc/PhD graduate programs at the Temerty Faculty of Medicine
  • These awards are restricted September admission.
  • Professional Masters students and those applying for the Master of Health Science programs are not eligible.

How to Apply

  • An application is not required.