Financial support

To be eligible for the CRIR scholarship competition, students must be mainly supervised by a CRIR Full Member and have the CRIR student status. To become a member please complete the registration form online.

Each year (if the budget allows it), the CRIR Scientific Direction announces by email the details of the competition and the amount allocated for each type of scholarship. Since 2017, all student members can apply, including international students and Canadian students from outside Québec.

For additional information, please contact us: [email protected]

Graduate and postdoctoral scholarship

The program is intended for university students undertaking their graduate studies at CRIR. Scholarships are available to candidates who wish to complete their master’s (research) or doctoral studies, or postdoctoral internships under the supervision of a CRIR Full Member researcher. The duration of the scholarships are determined in accordance with the FRQS regulations and the amounts of scholarships offered may vary from year to year depending on the funds available. Selection criteria may vary from one competition to another, but in general, a candidate is eligible for the program if he or she:

  • is enrolled or intends to enroll in a regular master’s (research) or doctoral program, or undertake a postdoctoral internship at CRIR, between September 1st and April 30;
  • presents, in agreement with a CRIR Full Member researcher, a research project that can be carried out within the deadline set by the graduate school.

Documents to support your application

  • an application form* completed, accompanied by the supporting  documents requested;
  • a description of the research project (maximum 1 page);
  • your curriculum vitae;
  • your academic record (transcripts corresponding to all completed university sessions);
  • your letter of reply regarding the scholarship program applied for from the recognized granting agencies – if applicable.

*To receive the form, please contact : [email protected]