Funding Opportunities

Undergraduate students

Summer NSERC (Undergraduate Student Research Award)
NSERC funds undergraduate students to gain research experience during the summer (16 weeks). The deadline for applying for a summer NSERC is usually in January. Please see Jocelyn Forget at the Undergraduate Office (Pavillon Marie-Victorin, Bureau F232-4) for further information and check out the NSERC web site.

Graduate students

To learn more about the prerequisites for admission of graduate students at the Département de sciences biologiques, please check out the Department web site.
The Geitmann lab always welcomes students who have their own funding. Here are a few links to sources for scholarships and bursaries:
Funding through Université de Montréal 
For Canadians and permanent residents of Canada: FQRNT, NSERC, Vanier scholarship, BMP Innovation Scholarship
For foreign students: Vanier scholarship, FQRNT, DAAD (German students)

Postdoctoral fellows

Postdoctoral fellows are welcome if they have their own funding. Please contact Dr. Geitmann if you would like to apply to one of the following scholarships:
Information on the Université de Montréal web site
Canadian funding agencies: FQRNT, NSERC, Government of Canada (PDRF), MITACS
International funding agencies: Fulbright, HFSP