Fellowships and Awards

Deadlines for Submission

Award

Deadline for Student Applications to be Sent to GPS

(and/or updated on GPS-FAD) from Unit

Convocation Prizes April 6, 2017
Dissertation Awards varies (early Fall & Winter)
Master's CGS (NSERC, SSHRC, CIHR) February 15, 2018
NSERC Doctoral October 15 (if it falls on weekend, then the following Monday is deadline)
NSERC USRA April 15, 2017
PBEEE (Québec Merit Fellowships) More than one important date. Please click PBEEE link for all important dates.
SSHRC Doctoral November 01, 2017
Walter C. Sumner

February 15, 2017 (The Sumner Foundation Scholarships are open to Doctoral

students in Chemistry, Physics, Electrical Engineering, or Computing Science only)

Trudeau Foundation Scholarships October 31, 2017
Vanier September 26, 2017
Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship August 15, 2017

How McGill Calculates the Last Two Years of Full-Time Study

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Award Processing

For additional information regarding award processing please visit the Student Funding website.

 

Forms for Successful Applicants

Fund opening forms, progress report forms, and all other documents pertaining to successful applications can be found at Getting paid and maintaining fellowships.

 

Grade Point Average (GPA) Calculation Sheet

Click and download this tool for calculation CGPA and GPA

 

Guidelines for Unit to Run Competitions

Attend any info sessions, read McGill webpages, and read Agency/Foundation webpages, to familiarize yourself with all elements of the award including (but not limited to) the following:

  • Deadlines
  • Unit quota
  • Applicant eligibility criteria
  • Required application material / attachments
  • Selection criteria
  • Application submission process