Vector Scholarship in Artificial Intelligence (2024-25):
Nomination Templates

The nomination period for the Vector Scholarship in AI 2024-2025 cycle is now open. The deadline for programs to submit all nominations to Vector Institute is March 21, 2024 at 4 p.m., EST. 

Please note that university program offices may have internal submission deadlines for documentation earlier than March 21.

We recommend that referees review the CRC’s Guidelines for Limiting Unconscious Bias when completing the written component of the Referee Report”.

Nomination package requirements

In addition to the required CV and transcripts (more detail here), nomination packages must include the following:

Two referee forms, at least one of which is academic

Completed Referee Forms should be sent by the referee directly to the nominating program and not to the student.

Click here to access the 2024 – 25 Referee Report Form

250-word statement

A 250-word statement outlining their reason for pursuing a master’s in AI, relevant AI-related experience, and career aspirations;

Click here to access the 2024 – 25 Student Statement Template

If not applying to a Vector-recognized program

If not applying to enrolled in a Vector-recognized program, an Approved Study Plan including a course list and a description of thesis/capstone project;

Click here to access the 2024 – 25 Approved Study Plan Template