Peter McGahan Scholarship in Sociology

Awarded annually to a student whose thesis research pertains to studies of Atlantic Canada, urban sociology, or historical sociology. Preference will be given to doctoral students. Apply to the Department of Sociology following approval of the thesis proposal.

University of New Brunswick Awards

Other Outside Funding Bodies

The Social Science and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) operates the Canada Scholarship and Doctoral fellowship Programmes that provide funding for Canadian citizens and permanent residents applying for either MA or PhD degrees.

Commonwealth Scholarships

  • Applicants from outside Canada are encouraged to investigate scholarships available to them through Foreign Affairs Canada.
  • Citizens of Swaziland, Botswana, Lesotho or South Africa, or residents of Namibia, may apply for a Dr. S. M. Guma Fellowship.