Awards and Funding

External Funding


Manitoba Graduate Scholarship (MGS)

Manitoba Research Master's Studentships

Internal Funding

University of Manitoba Graduate Fellowship (UMGF)

Conference Travel Awards

Aboriginal Issues Press Scholarship

Arthur V. Mauro Senior Student Award (for students entering their first year of Graduate Studies)

Berdie and Irvin Cohne Award in Peach and Conflict Studies

Berkes Graduate Scholarship in Community-Based Research

Canadian Co-operative Association

Carolynne Boivin Scholarship and Bursary

Dr. Richard Douglas Oatway Memorial Fellowship

J. G. Fletcher Award

Janice Filmon Award in Peace Studies

Lillian Webb, Arthur Webb, and Elsie M. Webb Graduate Scholarship

Raymond F. Currie Graduate Fellowship

Search the Graduate Studies Awards Database

Working as a Marker or a Teaching Assistant

MA students have the opportunity to work as a grader-marker or a teaching assistant, while Ph.D. students are also encouraged to consider sessional lecturer opportunities. These positions are voluntary and thus not required, however, it is a good way to earn additional income.

  • Information: See the human resources website for postings.
  • Application Deadline: Students interested in obtaining a position should begin watching for postings starting in mid-June for the Fall/Winter term and March for the Spring/Summer term.