Purpose

The objective of the Canada Graduate Scholarships-Master’s (CGS M) Program is to help develop research skills and assist in the training of highly qualified personnel by supporting students who demonstrate a high standard of achievement in undergraduate and early graduate studies. CGS M awards can only be offered to students pursing graduate studies at eligible Canadian Universities and the award must be held at the university that has made the offer.

 

Eligibility

 

Application Process

  • Applications, attachments, and references must all be submitted by December 1, 2017.
  • All applicants for this award must apply through the NSERC Research Portal.
  • When submitting your application, you will be able to select up to 5 separate universities where you want to pursue graduate studies and hold the award.
  • Once you have submitted your online application, it will be viewable to all the proposed universities that you have listed.
  • You do not have to submit a paper application.
  • As part of the application, you will be asked to upload the following attachments:
    • A Canadian Common CV (CCV).
    • An outline of proposed research in PDF format.
    • All official undergraduate and graduate academic transcripts, showing fall 2014 registration if you are currently registered, in PDF format.