Doctoral Research Scholarships for International Students in Canada 2016/17

Research Fund of Quebec – Nature and Technology funded Doctoral Research Scholarships Program for International Students in the fields of Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Engineering at Québec University, Canada 2016-2017.

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Subject Areas

The scholarships are aimed at foreign students who had been pre-selected by a Québec university and who wish to carry out their doctoral studies in the natural sciences, mathematics and engineering fields. To be eligible, applicants must specialize in the following areas:

  •   Aerospace
  •   Information and communication technologies
  •   Health technologies
  •   Genomics
  •   Nanotechnologies

Eligibility Status: Candidates must:

  • Meet all eligibility criteria by the competition deadline on November 1st, 2016.
  • Have been preselected by a Québec university by September 23rd, 2016.
  • Not have obtained a Merit Scholarship for Foreign Students from the Ministère de l’Education de l’Enseignement supérieur et de la Recheche (MEESR) or one of the Fonds de recherche du Québec.
  • Not be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada.
  • Not have submitted an application for permanent residence under Canadian immigration laws.

Selection Criteria: 

  • Only students who have been preselected by a Québec university may apply to the competition.
  • Universities may support two competition applications per year.
  • Candidate’s preselection is the sole responsibility of the university. Information on preselection deadlines is available In the Toolbox.

Value of Scholarship Award: From $20,000$ to $60,000

Duration: 12 to 36 months

To be taken at: Any Québec University in Canada

How to apply

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Application Deadline: November 1st, 2016 |

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