Doctoral Program Funding
Leadership and Commitment Scolarship
We support talented students showing an outstanding level of commitment in one of the following areas: arts, entrepreneurship, the environment, science, social /humanitarian issues, or sports.
Citizens of the World scholarship
In support of Université Laval students by providing mobility scholarships that immerse them in different cultures and help them become leaders with an open-minded approach to global citizenship.
Doctoral Admission Scholarships (program has ended)
Formerly available to ALL students who enrolled for the first time in a Université Laval full-time doctoral program.*
* Program has ended at the end of the 2022 winter semester.
Many other admission scholarships
Variable amounts, generally $1,000 to $5,000.
Scholarships for students
Other sources of funding
Sample student budget
Liam’s budget for the first year of his doctoral program at Université Laval
Doctoral’s degree, Faculty of Forestry, Geography and Geomatics
|Scholarships and income|
|Admin. assistant income
(summer student job)
|Income from a part-time student job during the fall and winter semesters||$5,040|
|Economy / Funding from parents / Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP)||$5,000|
|*Other sources of income are available but vary by situation. Contact your faculty, Aide financière aux études in your province, and funding agencies to explore your options.|
|Tuition for 1 year of university
|Housing (room in a ULaval residence)||$4,416|
|Meals (groceries and restaurant)||$5,100|
||Pass included in tuition fees|
|Health care (medication and personal care)||$1,500|
|Academic and personal expenses (sports, leisure, clothes, books, etc.)||$2,400|
Amounts are in Canadian dollars. This budget is fictional and is for reference only. It may vary depending on the student’s situation.