Information session for students applying for NSERC, SSHRC or CIHR Doctoral scholarships: Sept.19

The Faculty of Graduate Studies will be hosting an information session for students who are planning on applying for one of the NSERC, SSHRC or CIHR Doctoral scholarships.  The session will take place virtually on Tuesday, September 19, 2023, between the hours of 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm via Teams


The first portion of the session will be a formal presentation discussing the application process, followed by an opportunity to ask questions as it relates to research proposal. Please feel free to drop by anytime during the session.  The meeting link is available here:  Click here to join the meeting


Please note the eligibility requirement for the scholarships is for students who have a status of Canadian citizen, a permanent resident of Canada or a Protected Person.


There are also online resources which can assist in answering many of your questions:


Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)

RechercheNet and Instructions


Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)

NSERC Online system and instructions

NSERC – Resource Videos (


Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)

Online system and instructions


If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at