August 3, 2011 - Prime Minister Stephen Harper accompanied by the Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State for Science and Technology, announced the third round of recipients of the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships. The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships are Canada's most prestigious awards for doctoral students. In this third round, 167 recipients were announced, bringing the total number of awardees in the program to approximately 500; 42 of the 167 students announced are international students.
The full press release is available on the Prime Minister's website.
The full list of recipients is available on the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships website.