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Scholarships and Financial Aid

To allow you to devote yourself fully to your studies, INRS offers its own scholarship programs. All full-time students are eligible for this generous financial support, a substantial source of income to finance your studies.

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INRS scholarships

Regardless of where you are from, you are eligible for the INRS scholarship program for your field of study: the program for students enrolled in a health sciences or pure and applied sciences program (in French only), or the program for students enrolled in a social sciences program (in French only).

INRS scholarships are paid each term on specified dates.

Summer 2022

  • May 19, 2022
  • June 16, 2022
  • July 21, 2022
  • August 18, 2022

Fall 2022

  • September 15, 2022
  • October 20, 2022
  • November 17, 2022
  • December 15, 2022

Winter 2023

  • January 19, 2023
  • February 16, 2023
  • March 16, 2023
  • April 20, 2023
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Clarifications on the payment of INRS scholarships

  • Regular full-time students in the health science or in pure and applied science receive their INRS scholarship payments for four consecutive terms after they first enroll in a master’s program and for eight consecutive terms after they first enroll in a PhD program. See the scholarship program (in French only)
  • Regular full-time students in the social sciences receive their scholarship payments for three or four consecutive terms after they first enroll at the master’s level and six to eight terms after they first enroll at the PhD level. See the scholarship program (in French only)

Other forms of financial support from INRS

Financial support from your research supervisor

If you do not have financial support or if it has ended, talk to your research supervisor. There may be funds available to support you. Being part of a research team increases your opportunities for support.

 

Supplemental tuition fee exemptions for international students and Canadian students from outside Quebec

INRS has created a supplemental tuition fee exemption program to help international students and Canadian students from outside Quebec. A number of these exemptions are awarded each year. Learn more about this program (in French only)

 

International mobility scholarship

Interested in completing part of your master’s or PhD studies at a university in British Columbia, Japan, or New Zealand? The Quebec government’s international mobility scholarship program could help you realize your dream. Learn more about this program (in French only)

 

Scientific and academic project grants 

Need funding to help organize a conference or seminar, a visit to a laboratory, or any other project designed to promote student scientific life at INRS?  You may qualify for the scientific and academic projects grant program offered by the Studies and Student Life Department. Learn more about this program

 

 

 

 

Externals scholarship and financial assistance Programs

Student Financial Assistance from Quebec Government

If you are a Canadian citizen or permanent resident, you are eligible for AFE. Applications can be made online.

 

External scholarship programs

There are a number of different scholarship and financial assistance programs available. INRS strongly encourages you to take advantage of its own scholarship and financial assistance programs as well as those offered by private and public funding agencies.

Question

Have questions?

Contact your research centre’s student records contact or the Registrar’s Office if you have questions about financial support or your scholarship payment.

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