NSERC Doctoral Competitions

For more information about the NSERC competitions, including a summary of eligibility information, see NSERC information for applicants.


Fall - Academic Unit deadline for nomination via FAD to GPS is:October 15th.

NO Hard copy documents are required other than the justification letter should there be a need of one.

NO application documents are to be sent via email.

Academic Unit Quotas

Academic Units may recommend 10% of their Graduate enrolment, to a maximum of 8.

Units with 10% of less than 4 may submit a max of 4.

Eligibility and Evaluation

Academic Unit should ensure candidate's eligibility based on the criteria outlined in the "To be eligible to apply" section of the NSERC website.

Academic Unit evaluations should be based on the criteria and weighting outlined in the "Selection Criteria" section of the NSERC website.