International Mobility and Short-stay Outside Quebec Scholarship (MSc)

Reference number: 902
  • General information
  • Dates and amounts
  • Eligibility requirements
  • Evaluation
  • Application

General information

This scholarship program is designed to encourage student mobility through unpaid or low-paid international projets for their master thesis or supervised project. The cost of living of the visiting country and the student's budget will be examined by the jury.
The scholarship is $ 375 per week for a maximum of $ 2,500. The amount of the scholarship is adjusted according to the duration of the stay and the destination.
Scholarship awarded by
Subvention du gouvernement
Scholarship category
Mobility scholarships
These scholarships are available to help students making a trip abroad during the course of their studies.
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Dates and amounts

Application period ended

Term Winter 2020

Scholarship amount
Variable amount
Application dates
From March 2 to March 15, 2020
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Eligibility requirements

Applicants meeting the following conditions are eligible for this scholarship.
Student status in Canada
Full time
Field of study
Study program Specializations Min nb of credits completed Max nb of credits completed Minimum recommended GPA
M. Sc. All 15 45 3.3
Special eligibility requirements
  • Student must have completed 15 credits in the program.
  • Be registered to the program when application is submitted
  • Has a good university record
  • Present a satisfactory progression in the study program
  • Not be awarded a research grant of a granting agency (SSHRC, NSERC, FRQSC, IFM2, etc.).
  • Hold a maximum of two times this scholarship during a master's program
  • Priority given to students who do not have the nationality of the country of destination.
  • The project has not already been completely subsidized or supported by a bursary
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The following criterion will be used to evaluate application files:
  • Importance of the stay for the realization of the research project.: 40%
  • Project relevance and coherence: 20%
  • Project planning and implementation: 20%
  • Academic excellence: 20%
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How to submit your application

To apply, go to the electronic application form. You can connect with your Student ID + and your password will be the same used for HEC online. Note that you should use the browser Internet Explorer. Make sure that you complete your application before the deadline.
Application must include
  1. International Mobility Scholarship Form
  2. All documents listed on the application form.
If the application is not submitted as required, it will be considered incomplete and could be rejected without notice.
A budget detailing the cost of the stay and the sources of funding that the student intends to obtain to carry out his / her project will be requested in the online form.
Payment of the scholarship will be made at the beginning of the semester during which the student performs his project abroad. To receive the payment, the student must provide a confirmation email from the partner organization or proof of the duration of the stay, as well as proof of registration of his supervised project or his master thesis.
Other conditions:
1. The project must be carried outside the province of Québec. For international students, the project can not be carried out in their country of citizenship.
2. The duration of the stay abroad must not exceed 8 months.
3. The project must have been approved by the supervisor.
4. The student shall not receive any remuneration or financial assistance in connection with a study leave or a deferred salary leave from his employer.
5. If the student have receive another scholarship for the same projet, the application will be rejected.
6. The stay must begin during the semester of the application or the following term.
7. The student must be registered during the semester of the application and for the duration of his stay.
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