Applications are on for the Doctoral Research Scholarships Program for Foreign Students (DE) of the Fonds de recherche du Québec – Nature et technologies (FRQNT) . The scholarships is for international students to pursue doctoral degree studies in natural sciences, mathematics and engineering fields in any Québec University in Canada.
The maximum annual value of the doctoral research scholarship for international students is $20 000. During the eligibility period (nine sessions or 36 months), the scholarship holder may receive up to nine payments totalling $60 000.
-To be eligible, applicants must specialize in the following areas:
- Information and communication technologies
- Health technologies
-Have been preselected by a Québec university by September 23th, 2016.
– Not have obtained a Merit Scholarship for Foreign Students from the Ministère de l’Education et de l’Enseignement supérieur du Québec (MEES) or one of the Fonds de recherche du Québec.
-Not be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada.
–Not have submitted an application for permanent residence under Canadian immigration laws.
Preselected applicants will receive a Personal Identification Number (PIN) and a password and must then fill out an e-form to which will be attached the required documents.
Application Deadline is 1st November, 2016.
For more information, visit the official page.