Robert Bertram doctoral research awards 2016


Canadian Foundation for Governance Research

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For more information, please go to the CFGR website.


The Robert Bertram Doctoral Research Awards have been established to promote Canadian-based research on corporate governance and build Canada’s corporate governance research capacity by encouraging the next generation of young scholars.


Must be a full-time student registered at a recognized Canadian university in September 2016

  • must be a senior doctoral student undertaking studies that include significant original, autonomous research that leads to the completion of a dissertation or major scholarly publication.
  • must not have exceeded the allowable number of years already spent in doctoral study, as set out by your university. 

Funding Availability

$15,000 – anticipate 3 awards will be granted

Indirect Costs


Project Duration

1 year

Special Notes

Please ensure that you read the ‘Administrative Requirements of Award Recipients’ and the ‘Research funding agreement’


If College-level review is required, your College will communicate its earlier internal deadlines.

Internal Deadline

Please submit your application/proposal along with an OR5 form to

External Deadline

How to Apply

Submit your proposal and all required attachments by email to Heather Wilson

For Questions, please contact

Ms Heather Wilson
Canadian Foundation for Governance Research

Office of Research

Ornella McCarron, Grants Officer
Research Services Office
519-824-4120 x52832

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