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Scholarships for Students from Bangladesh to do Post-Graduation in Sociology
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Posted on Mon, 25 Oct 2010 04:10:02 GMT
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What are the scholarships offered by the different Canadian universities for postgraduate students from Bangladesh to study Sociology? How can I avail them?
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I found some scholarships available to international students in Canadian universities for post graduation in Sociology. I hope it will be useful to you.


Concordia University Partial Graduate Tuition Scholarship For International Students

Value of a Scholarship: $ 1,000

Duration: Between 1 and 3 terms

Place: Concordia University

Conditions:
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Candidates must:
a) have a minimum CGPA (cumulative grade point average) of A minus (3.7/4.3) or above in all university studies;
b) be paying tuition fees at the international rate;
c) have proven academic excellence;
d) be facing financial difficulty;
e) be registered full-time for the 2010-2011 academic year in a Master's program;
f) possess a valid Student Authorization from Immigration Canada for the 2010-2011 academic year or other immigration documents regarding your status such as a Minister's Permit.

Tenable within the first six terms of a master's program. Candidate cannot be a holder of an international fee remission, or have a fee remission through an agreement between the government of Quebec and their government.

In order to be considered for the scholarship students must submit:
i) the completed signed application form;
ii) a copy of all education transcripts (higher secondary, bachelor);
iii) a Statement of Purpose of not more than 500 words;
iv) an up-to-date curriculum vitae;
v) one letter of recommendation from your thesis supervisor, Graduate Program Director or faculty member who can comment on your academic achievements;
vi) a copy of your most recent Student Authorization or other immigration documents regarding your status, such as Minister's Permit;
vii) all other documents requested in the application form. Incomplete applications will not be accepted.

Apply To:
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The Graduate Awards Office
School of Graduate Studies
2145 Mackay, Room M-106
Montréal, Québec
Tel: (514) 848-2424, ext. 3816

Email: awardsgs@alcor.concordia.ca

Web: http://graduatestudies.concordia.ca/documents/currentstudents/funding/fellowshipawardsapplications/PTS_App_1011.pdf

Notes: Note: Eligibility is calculated from the students first registration in the program for which support is being sought. Summer is counted as an active term in the calculations. Tenure of award starts in September. Recipients of these awards must be paying tuition at the international rate.


International Development Research Centre (IDRC) Internship Awards

Value of a Scholarship:
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Interns doing their internship in Canada will receive (in 2009) a salary in a range from CA$36

754 to CA$42 548 per year, depending on qualifications and experience. They will be considered as full-time term employees of the Centre. Benefits include contributions to Employment Insurance, Employer Health Tax and the Canada Pension Plan and 4% in lieu of vacation leave.

Some travel and research expenses will also be supported, up to a maximum of CA$10 000. The salary range and benefits for interns located in the Regional Offices will vary according to regional conditions. No allowance for relocation is provided.

Duration: Tenable for a minimum of 6 months and a maximum of 12 months.

Place: IDRC headquarters in Ottawa or in a Regional Office.

Conditions:
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The IDRC Internship awards provide exposure to research for international development through a program of training in research management and grant administration under the guidance of IDRC program staff. The internship is designed to provide hands-on learning experiences in research program management - in the creation, dissemination and utilization of knowledge from an international perspective.

Program:
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Internships will be considered for a program of training and research responding to IDRCís research priorities. IDRCís research activities focus on four Program Areas:
* Social and Economic Policy
* Environmental and Natural Resources Management
* Information and Communication Technologies ICT for Development
* Innovation, Policy and Science

The intern will undertake a program of research on the topic submitted when competing for the Internship during a part (often around 50% ) of their time and will be trained in the techniques of research management through hands-on work experience with their chosen programís programming and practices. They will work under the mentorship of a Program Officer(s).

Eligibility:
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The program is aimed at candidates who, through demonstrated achievements in academic studies, work or research, have shown interest in the creation and utilization of knowledge from an international perspective. Canadian citizens, permanent residents of Canada and citizens of developing countries may submit an application. They must be either currently registered in a Master's Program or have completed a Master's Degree in a recognized university. Their research must focus on a developing country. Candidates need not be affiliated with an institution. They may participate in internships as part of an academic requirement.The application must show how the intern will accomplish a set of learning objectives. IDRC requires applicants to specify only one Program Initiative to match their interest. At its discretion, IDRC may forward the application to a second Program Initiative.

Complete applications must be received at the Centre by the deadline. Incomplete applications will NOT be considered for the competition.

Apply To: Centre Internship Awards
Centre Training and Awards Program (CTAP)
International Development Research Centre (IDRC)

Email: cta@idrc.ca

Web: http://www.idrc.ca/awards

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