The Doctoral Research Scholarships Program for Foreign Students of the Fonds de recherche du Québec – Nature et les technologies (FRQNT) aims to stimulate international student’s 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.
Fields of Research: To be eligible, applicants must specialize in the following areas:
* Information and communication technologies
* Health technologies
Eligibility: Candidates must:
* Meet all eligibility criteria by the competition deadline
* Have been preselected by a Québec university by September 22nd.
* Not have obtained a Merit Scholarship for Foreign Students from the Ministère de l’Education et de l’Enseignement supérieur du Québec (MEES) or from one of the Fonds de recherche du Québec.
* Not be a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada.
* Not have submitted an application for permanent residence under Canadian immigration laws.
Value of the Program: The maximum annual value of the doctoral research scholarship for international students is $21 000. Within the eligibility period, a scholarship holder may receive a maximum of twelve installments for a total of $84 000.
Duration of Award: 12 to 48months.
How to Apply: Visit link below.