Canadian Centennial Scholarship Fund (CCSF)

Canadian Centennial Scholarship Fund (CCSF)

Founded in 1967 by the Canadian Women’s Club to mark Canada’s centennial, the CCSF has awarded some 500 scholarships to outstanding students from across Canada who are enrolled in postgraduate programmes at UK universities, colleges, institutes or conservatories.

Awarding Body
Canadian Centennial Scholarship Fund (CCSF)


ccsf-logo-400wRecipients are chosen on the basis of academic or artistic excellence and their ability to represent Canada in the UK. They represent a breadth of academic interests and pursuits. Awards are granted to scholars from a wide range of disciplines including science, engineering, social science and humanities as well as music, creative arts and design.


Eligible Countries of Residence

  • Canada

If your country is not listed, you may still be eligible for other funding or scholarships.

Eligible Courses

Course Level

  • Postgraduate

Mode of Attendance

  • On Campus

Mode of Study

  • Full Time

Subject Area

  • All Subjects

Other Requirements

Applicants must:

  • be a Canadian citizen: proof of Canadian citizenship is required in the form of a pdf/jpg of your main passport page. You may be asked to bring this document with you if you are shortlisted for interview.
  • be currently enrolled in a postgraduate programme (or equivalent) of 2 years or longer and at the time of applying be attending a full-time UK university or similar institution, and have completed at least one term of study with at least one term remaining from September 2021. Applicants undertaking a one-year programme are not eligible.
  • be able to demonstrate academic excellence.
  • require funds to complete their studies.
  • previous applicants may re-apply.

Further information:

How to Apply

Students should visit the CCSF website for more information on how to apply, deadlines and criteria:

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