Programs

Master’s Studentships

2020/2021 competition is open. Apply now!

2020 Competition Overview

Value$12,000* *Partnered Studentships may receive up to $17,850
Duration1 Year
DeadlineFebruary 3, 2020 4:00 PM (Application Form) February 18, 2020 4:00 PM (Assessor Letters and Transcripts)
ResultsBy June 30, 2020
ApplyResearch Manitoba GMS Canadian Common CV (CCV) Program Guide Trainee User Guide Supervisor and Department Head User Guide Assessor Letter Instructions Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

The purpose of the Master's Studentships is to support highly qualified Master's trainees in health, natural sciences and engineering, and social sciences and humanities, to prepare for careers as independent researchers in industry or within Manitoba’s research enterprise. All awards consist of an annual stipend for up to a maximum of one year.

For the 2020 Competition each category (health, natural sciences and engineering, social sciences and humanities) has been allocated eight (8) awards. The final distribution of awards is subject to change based on number of applications received and eligible for funding.

For the 2020 Master’s Studentship Competition, Research Manitoba is proud to partner with the following organizations:

- CancerCare Manitoba - Children’s Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba - Health Sciences Centre Foundation - Lung Association, Manitoba

To view past recipients of the Master’s Studentship Competition please visit our Funding Database.