Masters to Phd Fast-Track Awards

Masters to PhD Fast-Track Award

The Masters to Phd Fast-Track award provides competitive recruitment funding to assist in attracting more high-calibre domestic Masters students to the Faculty of Engineering’s Masters and PhD programs by focusing on research Masters students who are identified by a perspective supervisor as having the potential for PhD studies and who are themselves interested in pursuing PhD studies.

This award is in the amount of $15,000 for 12 months of Masters study and $24,000 per year for 3 years within the MEDA-Domestic program or $32,000 per year for 3 years within the MEDA-International program, for a total of $87,000 (Domestic) or $111,000 (International) over 4 years. Students are identified during their time of application in the Masters program. No additional application is required.

Please contact your Department of interest if you wish to be considered for this program. This program is currently limited to students in Engineering departments only.