Scholarships and Financial Aid

Support for co-supervision of doctoral theses: Quebec-France Agreement

For further information on this program, see the FRQNT web site.

Undergraduate Summer Research Scholarships

Goal
The CIRGET undergraduate research awards aim to stimulate students' interest in research by allowing them to gain experience working in a university research lab. They also aim to encourage students to undertake graduate studies.

Eligibility
To be eligible for these awards, students must be registered (at the time of application) full-time in a bachelor's degree programme in the natural sciences or engineering and have obtained a cumulative average of at least B over the previous years of study. During the tenure of the award, students must have no more than four trimesters to complete before receiving a Bachelor's degree, must not have started a graduate studies programme, and must be engaged on a full-time basis in research and development activities. A member professor of CIRGET must agree to be the student's supervisor during the tenure of the award.

Duration of the award
Four months

Value
$4,500 paid in two installments (one half paid by CIRGET and the other half paid by the supervisor responsible for the research training).

Application
Interested students may submit their application in two ways:

1. By submitting a copy of their NSERC Undergraduate Research Scholarship application to CIRGET.

2. By submitting the following documents to CIRGET:
Selection of awards
Candidates will be evaluated by the CIRGET according to their application materials and their aptitude for research, keeping in mind the objectives of the programme.

Deadline
March 3, 2017.

Postal address:
CIRGET
Université du Québec à Montréal
Case Postale 8888, succursale Centre-ville
Montréal (Québec) H3C 3P8

Civic address:
CIRGET
Université du Québec à Montréal
Pavillon Président-Kennedy
201, Président-Kennedy, 5th Floor
Montréal (Québec)

Main office: PK-5211 (5th Floor)
Telephone: (514) 987-1811, extension 1811
Fax: (514) 987-8935
Email: cirget@uqam.ca