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SSHRC Joseph–Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarships
Program for Master’s and Doctoral Scholarships, and/or Fellowships


Program:

CGS Masters

SSHRC Doctoral

CGS Doctoral

Description:

The Joseph–Armand Bombardier SSHRC CGS Master’s Scholarships funding opportunity seeks to develop research skills and assist in the training of highly qualified personnel by supporting students in the social sciences and humanities who demonstrate a high standard of achievement in undergraduate and early graduate studies.

The SSHRC Doctoral Fellowships and Joseph–Armand Bombardier CGS Doctoral Scholarships aim to develop research skills and assist in the training of highly qualified personnel by supporting students who demonstrate a high standard of scholarly achievement in undergraduate and graduate studies in the social sciences and humanities.

Value and Duration:

$17,500 for one year

$20,000 per year up to 4 years

$35,000 per year up to 3 years

Deadline:

December 1st, 2013

Each graduate program will set its own internal deadline in advance of the November 22, 2013 Faculty deadline.

Technical Eligibility:

To qualify to apply to both the SSHRC Doctoral Fellowships and the Joseph-Armand Bombardier CGS Doctoral Scholarships funding opportunities, you must:

  • be a citizen or permanent resident of Canada;
  • be applying for support to pursue your first PhD (or equivalent);
  • be pursuing doctoral studies in the social sciences or humanities;
  • not have already received a scholarship or fellowship from SSHRC, NSERC or CIHR to undertake or complete a doctoral degree or combined MA/PhD; and
  • not be applying in the 2013–14 academic year to NSERC or CIHR.

At the time of application, you need not be assured of admission to a degree program.

Combined MA/PhD, fast-track and direct-entry PhD programs

  • If you are or will be registered in a combined MA/PhD, fast-track (accelerating from a masterís program into a doctoral program without obtaining the masterís degree) or direct-entry PhD program, you may be eligible to apply for a CGS Master's Scholarship provided you have completed between zero and 12 months of graduate-level study by December 31 of the year of application.
  • If you are currently registered in a combined MA/PhD, fast-track or direct-entry PhD program, and have or will have completed more than 12 months or more of graduate-level study by December 31 of the year of application, you can only apply to the Doctoral Awards funding opportunity.

Subject Matter Eligibility:

http://www.sshrc-crsh.gc.ca/funding-financement/apply-demande/background-renseignements/selecting_agency-choisir_organisme_subventionnaire-eng.aspx

Required Documentation:

https://portal-portail.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/

http://www.sshrc-crsh.gc.ca/funding-financement/programs-programmes/fellowships/doctoral-doctorat-eng.aspx

How to Apply:

Doctoral: Submit a complete application to your graduate program by the internal program deadline.

Master's: Submit an application through Research Portal

Contact:

Your Graduate Program for questions about internal program process and submission.

More Information:

http://www.sshrc-crsh.gc.ca/funding-financement/index-eng.aspx#results-resultats

Who applies through York?

Masters: students who were registered in a degree program at York University in the 2013 calendar year.

Doctoral: students who are registered in a degree program at York University in the 2013 academic year.

All applicants who fit the above criteria apply through the affiliated graduate program offices.

If you do not meet the above criteria you should submit an application either directly to SSHRC or through the University at which you were registered as indicated in the above criteria.

 

 

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