Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR) - Master's Programs

Scholarships which highlight the merit of students who pursue Master's studies in a health-related field in Canada.

Plan to submit an application one year in advance:
The current competition is open to students who wish to obtain financing beginning summer 2020, fall 2020 or winter 2021.

Amount and duration

Master’s: $17,500 / year (max. 1 year)

Eligibility criteria

Consult the NSERC website

Selection criteria

The (internal) applications review committee is a multi-departmental committee composed of three ÉTS professors;

The Dean of Studies ensures that there is no research association with the candidates. Each member makes an individual evaluation of the application files using the evaluation grid provided by the Dean of Studies Office;

The selection criteria and the weighting used are those of the organization:

  • academic excellence;
  • research potential;
  • Interpersonal relations characteristics and skills.

The Dean’s office then presents a compilation of evaluations at a meeting of the review committee.

Documents required

Applicants must complete and submit their application for a scholarship through the Research Portal.

Study program Master's Degree with Thesis
Legal status Canadian citizen
Permanent resident

December 1, 2019

For more information

Consult the NSERC website.