Mazda Graduate Program

Graduate Program

You've studied long hours, handed in countless assignments, and endured endless lectures. For all of your hard work, it's time to reward yourself by getting behind the wheel of a brand new Mazda, and we’re going to give you up to $1000 to get you started.

If you’ve recently graduated from an accredited Canadian university or college, you may be eligible for a cash award on virtually any new Mazda vehicle.

Canadian residents who have graduated between  April 30, 2017 and April 30, 2020 from an accredited Canadian university or college are eligible for an additional rebate on all new and certified pre-owned Mazda vehicles.

Eligible New Vehicles:

  • MAZDA3 and MAZDA3 Sport - $500
  • MAZDA6 - $500
  • CX-3 - $500
  • CX-5 - $400
  • CX-9 - $1,000
  • MX-5 - $1,000

Eligible Certified Pre-Owned Vehicles:

  • MAZDA2 - $300
  • MAZDA3 and MAZDA3 Sport - $500
  • MAZDASPEED3 - $500
  • MAZDA5 - $400
  • MAZDA6 - $500
  • CX-3 - $500
  • CX-5 - $400
  • CX-9 - $1,000
  • MX-5 - $1,000


Mazda Canada will pay a rebate, a portion of which includes the applicable GST/QST/HST. The rebate will be used as a down payment and will be deducted from the final selling price after all taxes.

The Graduate rebate is in addition to any consumer retail incentives that may be available from Mazda Canada at the time of delivery.

If the customer is unable to provide the required documents at the time of delivery, rebate may be withheld until the documents are provided.


University: Undergraduate - Bachelor; Post-Graduate - Master, Doctorate**; minimum course length: 3 Years. Copy of official transcript is required

Community College (outside Quebec): Diploma; minimum course length: 2 Years. Copy of official transcript is required.

Cegep (Quebec): Diploma of College Studies in technique. Miminum course length: 3 Years. Copy of official transcript is required.

Legal -

* Recognized by Provincial Ministry of Education.
** Post Graduate degrees may be less than 3 years.

Mazda Canada Inc. reserves the right to modify or discontinue any part of this program at any time.

Mazda Canada Inc. reserves the right to withhold payment for any claim deemed to be non-compliant with program requirements and guidelines.

If the customer has not yet graduated, graduation must be within 90 days and be supported by a letter from the Registrar Office.

The eligibility period is determined from the date shown on the graduate's official transcript. No exceptions from this period will be considered.

Vehicle must be registered and licensed in the name of the graduate.

Only one graduate claim per customer.

Graduates from foreign schools may qualify; however, the applicant may be required to provide proof that the school is accredited through the applicable governing body.

Certificates/Attestations are not eligible.

Condensed 2 year programs are not eligible.

Eligibility is limited to 90 days from new vehicle delivery.

An applicant's degree cannot be used more than once.

Date of issuance is not the graduation date. This is the date the transcript was issued to the customer which is in most cases different than the actual graduation date. Always look for the graduation date or the date the diploma was awarded on the transcripts.