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The Schull Yang International Experience Awards aim to enrich a student’s university experience by participating in a global learning opportunity. The awards are made possible through the generous support of Joseph Schull (BA‘82, MA’85) and Anna Yang (BCL'88, LLB’88).

Research Travel Grants for BCL/LLB Students

We regret to announce that we are no longer accepting new applicants to the BCL/LLB travel grants at this time. 

Eligibility criteria

  1. The awards will be allocated on a rolling basis to BCL/LLB students in the Faculty of Law presenting at an international conference.
  2. Applicants must have been accepted to present a paper at a conference to be held outside Canada. In some cases, poster board presentations will be considered as well.
  3. All applicants must complete the official  File Application form.
  4. Within 30 days of presenting at the conference the successful applicant must provide a 300-word report outlining how the Schull Yang International Experience Award facilitated participation at the event and the impact this had on the applicant's university experience.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. For all questions or for more information on the Schull Yang International Experience Awards, please contact research.law [at] mcgill.ca.

International Field Work Grants for DCL Students

The Schull Yang International Experience Awards (Law Doctoral Field Work) aim to encourage graduate students to study and conduct research abroad. 

With a maximum value of $5,000, these awards provide financial assistance in support of a wide range of international activities across the University, doctoral field work, research opportunities, and more. To find out the deadlines, procedure and requirements, visit McGill Law Graduate Studies' page on Financial Support for Graduate Programs in Law.

To find out more, visit the International Experience Awards website at www.mcgill.ca/iea