Fellowships and Awards

The Department will provide 'top-up' funding of $5000 to any new Masters student beginning her/his program with an NSERC Scholarship (PGSM, CGSM). Please contact the grad.mecheng [at] mcgill.ca (Graduate Program Coordinator )for further information.

Graduate Funding Information

A variety of award opportunities are offered by the Department of Mechanical of Engineering to students enrolled in our graduate programs:

  • Domestic* McGill Engineering Doctoral Award: MEDA Domestic
  • Leveraged McGill Engineering Doctoral Award: MEDA Leveraged
  • International* McGill Engineering Doctoral Award: MEDA International
  • McGill Engineering International* Tuition Award: MEITA
  • Masters to PhD Fast-Track Award: Fast-Track
  • Masters Top-up Award: Top-up
  • Graduate Excellence Fellowship - Engineering GEF
  • Graduate Research Enhancement and Travel Award: GREAT

*Domestic refers to all students who hold one of the following Fee Residence Status: Canadian, Permanent Resident, Quebec Resident, or Government Exception (Quebec Fee)

*International refers to all students who do not satisfy the criteria for domestic fee status above

An overview of internal and external funding is available here: list_of_awards_2012-2013.pdf

The skill-set presentation: How to be Successful in your NSERC Fellowship Application[.pdf]

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