Organization: Canada Graduate Scholarships

NSERC announces Discovery Grants awards

The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) has announced $413 million in funding in grants, scholarships and fellowships including its core Discovery Grants program. A total of 2,026 researchers received Discovery Grants awards worth $323.9 million, down $1.8 million from 2012. The awards include 125 Discovery Accelerator Supplements ($15 million), Canada Graduate Scholarships (261…

Scholarships named after famous scientists

The federal government is renaming the Canada Graduate Scholarships program after four groundbreaking researcher/innovators. Master’s and doctoral scholarships in the natural sciences and engineering will now be called the Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholarships. Students in the social sciences and humanities will receive J Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarships while health sciences students will…