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NSERC'S CGS & Doctoral Awards
The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) administers the Canada Graduate Scholarships-Doctoral Program (CGSD) and NSERC Postgraduate Scholarships-Doctoral Program (PGSD).
Deadline to Apply:
CGSD Award Value:
PGSD Award Value:
International students are not eligible to apply.
Canadian Graduate Scholarships
Workshops + Information Sessions
How to Apply
Confirm that you meet all the criteria below before you apply for a CGSD and PGSD.
Review evaluation criteriaSelection committees evaluate each application within one of an outline list of broad discipline categories that correspond to the NSERC Scholarships and Fellowships selection committees. Please review criteria when applying.
Apply using online portalFollow the application instructions found within the NSERC Online Portal.
Competition Timeline (2021)
|Student deadline to submit the full application on SSHRC’s Online Portal|
||University Scholarship Selection Committee (USSC) deadline to make final decisions|
|November 10-17||Students who have been selected to go forward can update their applications|
|November 22||FINAL sfu submission deadline|
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Our mailing address:
Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
Maggie Benston Student Services Centre
1100 Simon Fraser University
ATTN: Stephanie Santoso
8888 University Drive
Burnaby, BC, V5A 1S6