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External Award: Non-Proliferation, Arms Control and Disarmament Graduate Research Awards

November 20, 2017
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The Simons Foundation and the International Security Research and Outreach Programme (ISROP) of Global Affairs Canada (GAC) are offering the Graduate Research Awards for Disarmament, Arms Control and Non-Proliferation. This award is available to support the independent research and writing of an academic paper responding to a specific Non-Proliferation, Arms Control and Disarmament (NACD) topic.

The competition is open to Canadian citizens and Canadian permanent residents/landed immigrants currently enrolled in a Master's or Doctoral programme. The award amount is CAD $5,000, with additional domestic travel support to Ottawa, where successful candidates will present their completed papers during a special event at Global Affairs Canada Headquarters on March 1, 2018.

To apply, please submit resume (including proof of citizenship status), official transcript, and an academic paper (1,500 words, MLA format) responding to one of the topics outlined on the 2017-2018 Award webpage to Elaine Hynes (ehynes@thesimonsfoundation.ca) by the end of the business day (PST) on January 8, 2018.

For more information about this award, and how to apply, please see the information documents attached below, or visit the 2017-2018 Award webpage via the link above.

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