The doctoral research scholarships program for international students (DE) of the Fonds québécois de la recherche sur la nature et les technologies aims to stimulate international students’ interest in beginning or pursuing doctoral studies in Québec and provide financial support to leading international Ph.D. candidates in the natural sciences, mathematics and engineering fields. This program also enables the Fonds to reach the international student training objectives set out by the government of Québec in the 2010-2013 Québec Research and Innovation Strategy. The scholarships are aimed at international students who have been preselected by a Québec university and who wish to carry out their doctoral studies in the natural sciences, mathematics and engineering fields. To be eligible, applicants must specialize in the following areas: Aerospace, New information and communications technologies, new health technologies, Genomic, Nanotechnologies.
-Meet all eligibility criteria by the competition deadline on November 1 st , 2012
-Have been preselected by a Québec university by September 30 th , 2012
-Not have obtained a merit scholarship for international students from the Ministère de l’Éducation, du Loisir et du Sport du Québec 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.
Application deadline is September 30 th, 2012.
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