Natural Sciences & Engineering Research Council (NSERC)
Information regarding the 2019/20 NSERC Doctoral, Master's and Post-doctoral Awards was presented by NSERC personnel on September 11, 2018. This session was intended for students who are enrolled in or planning to pursue graduate studies. You may now access a copy of NSERC's presentation slides on the Tools and Resources tab. In addition, NSERC provides Resource Videos that may be helpful in preparing your application.
Canada Graduate Scholarships-Master's (CGS M) Program
The objective of the Canada Graduate Scholarships-Master's (CGS M) Program is to help develop research skills and assist in the training of highly qualified personnel by supporting students who demonstrate a high standard of achievement in undergraduate and early graduate studies. The Tri-council allocates CGS M awards to universities specifying the number of awards that each may offer to their students annually. CGS M awards can only be offered to students pursing graduate studies at eligible Canadian universities, and the award must be held at the university that has made the offer.
NSERC Doctoral Awards
For more information regarding the University of Guelph application process and due dates, please visit the NSERC Doctoral Awards page.
Post-Graduate Scholarships Doctoral (PGSD)
NSERC offers Post-Graduate Scholarships (PGS) at the Doctoral level to outstanding students pursuing a degree in natural sciences or engineering. These awards are valued at $21,000 for 24 or 36 months (depending on eligibility). The NSERC PGSD is open to Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada. Please visit NSERC PGSD website for full details.
Canada Graduate Scholarships Doctoral (CGSD)
NSERC offers Canada Graduate Scholarships (CGS) that provide financial support to outstanding graduate students pursuing a doctoral degree in natural sciences or engineering. Canada Graduate Scholarship Doctoral awards are valued at $35,000 for 24 or 36 months (depending on eligibility). The NSERC CGSD is open to Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada. Please visit NSERC CGSD website for full details.