Financial support for the dissemination and promotion of research work

Financial support for the dissemination and promotion of research work by PhD and Master’s students (with thesis) at conferences and symposia recognized in their field.

You must obtain the approval of your thesis supervisor before submitting an application, because there is a limit of three awards per supervisor for the 2020-2021 academic year (summer, fall and winter).

Amount and duration

  • Up to $1,000 depending on the financial needs demonstrated on the form.

Eligibility criteria

  • Be registered full-time (including a maximum of 3 out-of-program credits) in a master's (with thesis) or PhD program at the time of application AND during the presentation;
  • Must not be in an extension period;
  • Have a cumulative average of at least 3.2/4.3 In the current program of studies;
  • Be the first author of the communication which is the subject of the application;
  • The communication must focus on the master’s (thesis) research or doctoral (thesis) research of the candidate.

Selection criteria

  • The description of the application (rationale, objectives);
  • Quality of the application (writing and respect of the instructions).

Documents required

Documents to submit electronically:

PDF document to send by email to

  • Proof of submission of the communication

Additional information:

  • For events that take place in Montréal, only the registration fees will be eligible;
  • On his return, the student must provide proof of participation or stay, otherwise a refund will be required. The required proof will be indicated in the granting e-mail;
  • A student can receive only one award per academic year (summer, fall, winter).
Study program Master's Degree with Thesis
Legal status Canadian citizen
Permanent resident
International students

Starting May 4, 2020.

Until funds are available for presentations that will take place no later than December 31 2020.

Applications are processed as soon as the dossier is complete, depending on the available budget. Application and required proofs must be submitted prior to the congress or conference.

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