2024-2025 Excellence scholarship for foreign students (MES)-Master’s scholarship in research at The University Laval, Canada

Closing date: June 17, 2024

Student type: International students  

Level of study: Masters and Doctoral

Study area: Any

Scholarship value: The scholarship amount is $20,000 per year, for a period of two years

Description: These scholarships are offered by Ministère de l’Enseignement supérieur (MES) to foster international research activities in Québec universities, attract the best international students, and promote Québec universities abroad.


Candidates are eligible for master’s research scholarships for the first six semesters of their master’s studies.

To apply, candidates must

l  have been enrolled in a master’s program for up to three full-time semesters (1 year) or less before May 1, 2025. All semesters made in another master program are included in the total number of semesters.

l In addition to the eligibility criteria listed on the FRQNT website, Université Laval has the following requirements:

• Minimum GPA of 4/4.33* for the last Bachelor’s degree program, completed or not.

• Applicants must already be registered or have accepted an offer of admission in a master program at University Laval when applying for the scholarship or be already registered to Laval University;

How to apply:  apply online 

More info: https://repertoire.bbaf.ulaval.ca/bourse/88227/bourse-dexcellence-pour-etudiants-etrangers-mes-bourse-de-maitrise-en-recherche-vm-ete-2024