Call for Nominations : PBEEE, FRQNT-DE, FRQSC-DS
Fellowships for foreign PhD students and Postdocs
The Ministère de l'Éducation et de l'Enseignement supérieur offers the Quebec Merit Fellowships for Foreign Doctoral Students, Postdocs and Short term Research Students. The Fonds de recherche du Québéc – nature et technologies (FRQNT) is responsible for the administration of the program. Similarly, FRQNT and FRQSC offer Doctoral research scholarships for international students (‘DE’ and ‘DS’, respectively). As with the PBEEE, these programs are by University nomination only.
Programme des bourses d'excellence pour étudiants étrangers (PBEEE)
‘Quebec Merit Fellowships for foreign students’
The PBEEE competition has eleven (11) categories. Each department/unit may recommend to GPS one (1) candidate per PBEEE competition category. McGill's quota varies by citizenship.
For more information please consult : PBEEE (while the agency website has not yet been updated with the 2018-2019 competition deadlines, general competition information remains current)
Programmes de bourses de doctorat en recherche pour étudiants étrangers (FRQNT-DE) & (FRQSC-DS)
‘Doctoral research scholarships for international students’
The DE competition is open to doctoral students of all foreign citizenships studying in the areas of: Aerospace, New information and communications technologies, New health technologies, Genomics, or Nanotechnologies.
The DS competition is open to doctoral students of all foreign citizenships studying in the areas of: Humanities, Social Sciences, or Arts and Literature.
For further information please consult:
(while the agencies’ websites have not yet been updated with 2018-2019 competition deadlines, general competition information remains current)
Deadlines and additional information on PBEEE, DE and DS competitions:
Applicants: Deadline to submit preselection documents to Susan is 3 July 2017.
Department/Unit: Deadline to submit nominations to Susan is 26 July 2017.
Faculty: Deadline to submit nominations to GPS is 27 July 2017.